Jose Mourinho understands it will not be all plain cruising for Tottenham at Burnley
Jose Mourinho’s Spurs are unbeaten in nine matches (Clive Rose/PA).
Tottenham boss Jose Mourinho knows his side’s goal excess is not ensured to bring on at Burnley on Monday.
Spurs have actually been prolific in the opening part of the season, registering 31 times in their last nine matches.
They were top scorers in the Premier League heading into this weekend’s action, however Mourinho knows they will face troubles replicating that at Burnley.
” Filled with confidence yes but likewise mindful of the troubles,” he stated of the journey to Turf Moor. “Burnley is Burnley and they know the way they wish to play, the issues they wish to give to opponents.
” They know how they wish to defend, how they try to harm challengers offensively. Years and years the same coach, the same philosophy, much of the gamers the very same too.
” I anticipate Burnley to attempt to stop us. And they do that for several years, with success in a lot of cases. They do not concede many objectives, they safeguard extremely well, they know what it is to stop the greatest teams from winning versus them.
” So I expect a very tough match and to be scoring goals is a repercussion of how well we are playing. That of course brings self-confidence.
” We will go there confident. But I have to ensure I pass to the gamers my sensations and my sensations do not alter given that the very first day I played Burnley. It’s hard.”.
Spurs’ form this season – where they are unbeaten in nine games in all competitions – is partly down to a summertime transfer window which saw them hire exceptionally well.
From the subtle finalizing of Pierre-Emile Hojbjerg to the spectacular return of Gareth Bale, it has actually left Mourinho with an extremely competitive squad.
The Portuguese believes he needs more time to fully evolve his group, but mores than happy nevertheless.
” Really delighted with the team,” he said. “Obviously next summer season I will require to offer another couple of touches however this is what you always do to improve your squad.
” You search for example to Liverpool, how numerous years Jurgen (Klopp) has been three, the number of transfer windows he went to the market and enhanced the group.
” I believe with us, I don’t desire to try and compare us with Liverpool, of course not, however what we require now is time to work and to enhance our dynamic at every level.”.