Tottenham’s struggles underneath Jose Mourinho continued on Thursday night as they solely managed to attract with relegation contenders Bournemouth.
The Cherries have been greater than a match for his or her extra illustrious opponents, who’ve been placing in a sequence of poor shows since Mourinho changed Mauricio Pochettino as supervisor in the direction of the top of final 12 months.
Bournemouth even thought they’d gained it late on, Josh King netting in harm time solely to see the objective dominated out for a handball after it was reviewed by VAR.
That was the hosts’ second shot on course – a complete that simply occurred to be two pictures greater than the variety of makes an attempt on objective Spurs recorded all through the whole match.
That’s proper; Tottenham did not hit the goal even ONCE in opposition to the Cherries.
That is regardless of Harry Kane and Erik Lamela taking part in the total 90 minutes, and Steven Bergwijn, Heung-min Son and Lucas Moura all spending time on the pitch additionally.
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To place this worrying stat into context, Bournemouth have conceded 59 objectives this season – greater than all however two different Premier League groups – whereas they’ve additionally by no means stopped their opponent from having an try on course in a Premier League match, till in the present day.
And this simply occurs to be their 186th sport within the competitors!
Tottenham’s lack of attacking risk has resulted in lots of critics calling Spurs ‘boring’ underneath Mourinho – and the membership’s former midfielder Jamie O’Hara advised talkSPORT earlier this week he’d moderately watch ‘Come Dine With Me’ than the Lilywhites.
“There isn’t a pleasure within the video games no extra,” O’Hara mentioned on Tuesday’s talkSPORT Breakfast. “And Spurs are so boring to look at!
“I used to be a giant fan of when Mourinho got here in and it was like ‘proper, we’re going to win a trophy’. It didn’t matter how we do it, let’s simply win a trophy.
“However, really, I’m now sitting there considering: ‘I’ve completely misplaced all pleasure of watching Spurs.’
“I cherished it with Poch and although we had a little bit of poor begin to the season and there was a little bit of unrest within the dressing room, I nonetheless cherished watching them and I cherished seeing how they performed.
“Now, I’m watching them and simply considering I’d moderately put Come Dine With Me on!”