Jose Mourinho in contrast his star duo Harry Kane and Hueng-min Son to animals as they helped seal at 2-Zero win for Tottenham within the north London derby.
Kane and Son mixed for his or her 10th and 11th aim this season and their partnership objectives from energy to energy.
They’re the second deadliest duo in all Premier League historical past and are chasing down report holders Didier Drogba and Frank Lampard – who are actually simply 5 forward on 36.
Mourinho heaped reward on the pair and made a barely weird comparability.
On the Kane-Son partnership, the Spurs boss advised Sky Sports activities: “(They’re) working like animals – I’ve all of the respect for animals, I really like animals, don’t get me mistaken – however working amazingly laborious when the staff didn’t have the ball.
“Harry Kane clearing balls within the field, Sonny within the first 60 minutes as a winger working the balls on (Hector) Bellerin, then working so much in as centre-backs.
“This isn’t nearly scoring objectives and being world-class gamers, they’re nice guys, nice professionals that give every thing for the staff.”
Tottenham are prime of the Premier League and there may be now an unimaginable 11-point hole to north London rivals Arsenal, who’re down in 15th.
When talking about Arsenal, Mourinho mentioned: “I feel it was a giant recreation not simply because it’s Tottenham-Arsenal nevertheless it was a giant recreation in each sense.
“I need to give a superb phrase, congratulations to Mikel (Arteta), as a result of he gave us a really troublesome recreation.
“Tactically they’re superb, they have been very well-organised…they gave us issues. Issues which we managed to resolve as a result of the gamers on this second have a superb tactical tradition…however even above that they’ve an unimaginable spirit.
“However we deserved to win I assume due to two wonderful objectives after which at all times very stable, even within the second half.”
The Tottenham supervisor added: “I’m very joyful, in fact I’m very pleased with the efficiency, with the end result, however in fact I would like the staff within the second half to have the ability to play otherwise.
“However the actuality is typically that you simply don’t do what you need to do as a result of your opponent forces you in a sure path and it was a second to not be taking any dangers, as a result of we have been 2-Zero up, not even 1-0, so it was not the second to be taking any dangers.”