Jose Mourinho has criticised three of his Tottenham gamers for breaching strict coronavirus guidelines at Christmas.
Spurs trio Giovani Lo Celso, Erik Lamela and Sergio Reguilon, in addition to West Ham ahead Manuel Lanzini, had been pictured celebrating the festive interval collectively inside the identical property.
They had been in violation of Tier four lockdown guidelines, which prohibited households mixing over Christmas, with the 4 gamers pictured in a single home with 11 different adults, two kids and a child.
Each London golf equipment have since launched statements condemning their actions, with Reguilon dropped from Mourinho’s beginning XI for Saturday’s Premier League conflict in opposition to Leeds.
And talking to talkSPORT’s Sam Matterface after the match – which Spurs gained 3-0 – the Portuguese boss stated ‘robust’ inside motion can be taken.
“Now we have inside guidelines and we’re a membership that gives the gamers all the right circumstances to be professionals on the highest degree,” Mourinho stated.
“However they aren’t with us for 24 hours, and we can’t be in command of our gamers for 24 hours. This isn’t one thing that makes me pleased.
“I do know that very unusual issues occur in different golf equipment, however that doesn’t imply internally we’re not going to be robust with our gamers.”
When pressed on what kind of motion can be taken in opposition to the trio, Mourinho responded: “I don’t must make a remark to you aside from saying we give all of the gamers the most effective circumstances attainable to be knowledgeable of a excessive degree.
“From my phrases you need to perceive what I imply.”
Targets from Harry Kane, Heung-min Son and Toby Alderweireld noticed Spurs return to profitable methods after a four-game winless league run.
However Mourinho wasn’t overjoyed with the show, and hinted at health and focus points inside his squad.
“I would like extra focus from some gamers,” he defined. “I would like a much bigger effort from others. I would like an enchancment within the situation from others.
“It was not like a 3-Zero win makes me very pleased about every part.”