Jose Mourinho despatched a message to Brentford followers following Tottenham’s Carabao Cup overcome them: See you within the Premier League.
Spurs booked their place within the ultimate of the competitors with a largely snug 2-Zero victory over the Bees because of objectives from Moussa Sissoko and Heung-min Son.
It was a cup tie Mourinho’s males largely managed however there have been one or two bushy moments for them.
Ivan Toney thought he’d levelled for the Championship facet on 63 minutes however VAR got here to the rescue for Spurs with replays showing to indicate the striker in an offside place simply earlier than he nodded the ball residence.
Mourinho is in little question his facet need to be within the ultimate – the place Manchester United or Manchester City await – however believes Spurs should get used to enjoying Thomas Frank’s facet within the close to future.
He informed Sky Sports activities: “The sport was at all times below management. That they had the offside objective… they usually had one little bit of strain on the appropriate facet the place Davinson Sanchez was intelligent to not contact the man [Bryan Mbuemo] and the man was clear to not do the [diving motion], which is what another guys do.
“We didn’t play brilliantly. I believe we have now to do higher with the ball. We typically made improper selections, typically another contact, typically the management not with that mushy management that lets you play quick.
“The sport was at all times below management in opposition to a workforce that most likely are coming right here subsequent yr to play within the Premier League.”
One of many tie’s different important speaking factors got here a couple of minutes earlier than the top, with Josh Dasilva receiving a crimson card for a wild deal with on Pierre-Emile Hojbjerg.
Hojbjerg sported a grotesque scar on his leg afterwards however Mourinho assured Spurs followers that their shouldn’t be any lasting harm for the midfielder.
Mourinho added: “Bleeding however I imagine that’s going to be superb. He was bleeding on the high of the shin pads as a result of the deal with was nasty.
“However Dasilva’s a younger man, an excellent participant. That may occur, nothing in opposition to that. That’s soccer.”