Old Trafford stadium saw the “theater of dreams”, Tottenham humiliates Manchester United, 6-1, in the fourth round of the Premier League matches.
Jose Mourinho humiliated his former club Manchester United as Tottenham Hotspur brushed up to a spectacular 6-1 win at Old Trafford on Sunday.
Spurs Mourinho was sacked by United in 2018 after a stormy regime, but it was his follower Ole Gunnar Solskjaer that was left red dealt with after a shambolic screen from the hosts.
Uruguayan striker Edison Cavani is apparently set to sign up with the Red Devils, however it is at the various other end of the field Solskjaer’s guys remain in hopeless need of supports.
Despite taking the lead through Bruno Fernandes’ 2nd minute charge, United broke down as they conceded four goals in the first half of an organization suit for the very first time because 1957.
Tanguy Ndombele equalised in the 4th minute after miserable safeguarding from Harry Maguire and South Korea ahead Kid Heung-min made it 2 from Harry Kane’s 7th min fast free-kick.
United were minimized to 10 males when Anthony Martial was roughly dispatched in the 28th minute for his reaction to a push from Erik Lamela.
That opened up the floodgates as United gave up, with Kane getting hold of Tottenham’s 3rd in the 31st minute after taking Eric Bailly’s weak pass.
United remained in chaos as well as Serge Aurier went across for Son’s close-range surface in the 37th min.
Aurier drilled home in the 51st min and Kane made it 6 with a 79th minute penalty.
Kane, talking to Skies Sports, stated: “Obviously we got off to the most awful possible begin however we really felt excellent before the game and also in the heat up.
” We had to take our possibilities and also obtaining the third and also 4th truly eliminated the game and after that it was regarding staying focussed.
” We really felt actually good before the game. The method we responded after the begin showed the attitude we are in.
” We are capitalizing on being extra ruthless when the opportunities come.
” You never intend to go behind early however if you react you can switch the energy. You need to be up for the big video games and also be ruthless in both boxes. After that first min they really did not create any kind of issues.
” When you play many video games it is difficult yet there is competition for locations as well as togetherness. It is the one last push before the break.
” I simply desire to maintain going. As the season pass, rating as numerous as I can. Ideally a couple of more prior to the end.”
On whether the red card made much of a distinction to the scoreline, Kane included: “I believe we were on top of the game already, we had a grip on it. The truth we took our chances actually eliminated the game.”
When it comes to manager Mourinho, he said: “It is history for Tottenham, history for my children and also I can not reject it is additionally history for me.
” We were the very best group. They could not quit us when we were 11 v 11. We were winning currently, we were missing out on chances. The performance was really, very remarkable.”
It was simply the third time United had actually yielded 6 goals in the Premier Organization age began in 1992.
Solskjaer’s group have lost their initial 2 residence ready the initial time considering that 1986 and also sit simply 2 locations above the relegation zone after their heaviest home defeat since Manchester City beat them 6-1 in 2011.
Tottenham are up to fifth location after their 2nd league win this term, finishing a run of 4 games in 8 days that consisted of knocking Chelsea, an additional of Mourinho’s old clubs, out of the Organization Mug on Tuesday.
United defender Luke Shaw called the performance “awkward” and also admitted the team requirement to collect yourself throughout the international break.
” We need to look in the mirror, we are nowhere near it presently,” he said. “Maybe it’s lucky that we’ve got a break now.
” When we went down to 10 men perhaps we surrendered, there wasn’t that personality on the pitch. We were as well quiet and also ignorant. There was lots of mistakes, we need to do even more.
” It’s unpleasant. I was embarrassed on the pitch. We need a lengthy tough appearance at ourselves.”