Tottenham Hotspur manager Jose Mourinho gestures during their EPL match against Chelsea. File
Jose Mourinho took a swipe at the critics who label him defensive after Tottenham reached 100 goals this season with a 4-1 thrashing of Crystal Palace on Sunday. Gareth Bale and Harry Kane scored two each as Mourinho’s side climbed to sixth place
Jose Mourinho believes players are being put in danger by the football authorities after Tottenham beat Chelsea 5-4 on penalties to progress to the quarter-finals of the League Cup after a 1-1 draw.
Tottenham struggled without the creativity and cutting edge of injured striker Harry Kane in a 1-0 loss at Brighton on Sunday, leaving Jose Mourinho’s team six points off the Premier League’s top four.
John Stones and Fernandinho were the unlikely goalscorers for Manchester City, who reached the League Cup final for the fourth consecutive season after they inflicted more semi-final pain on Manchester United with a 2-0 win at Old Trafford on Wednesday.
Ukrainian Grandmaster Pavel Eljanov, India’s SL Narayanan and Iranian Grandmaster Seyyed Mohammad Amin Tabatabaei share the lead Sharjah Masters International Chess Championship’s lead after the completion of penultimate round on Friday.
Delhi Capitals will look to extend the winning momentum and inch closer to a play-ff berth with a victory against a resilient Rajasthan Royals.
The UAE’s top female athletes delivered a day of top-class jiu-jitsu during the fifth and final round of the Mother of the Nation Jiu-Jitsu League, demonstrating their readiness to face the world’s elite in upcoming major international championships.