Brentford’s Carabao Cup quarter-final hero Josh Dasilva noticed crimson for a horrible problem on Tottenham’s Emile Hojbjerg because the Championship aspect crashed out of the competitors on Tuesday evening.
Spurs will tackle both Manchester United or Man City on April 25 within the rescheduled Wembley showpiece after objectives from Moussa Sissoko and Heung-min Son secured a 2-Zero victory over the Championship promotion chasers.
Sissoko’s first-half header had put Mourinho’s aspect within the ascendancy, earlier than Ivan Toney thought he had drew the Bees stage after the interval, however VAR dominated out the hassle.
Son doubled Tottenham’s lead with 20 minutes remaining, however the recreation’s main speaking level got here with six minutes remaining.
Dasilva, a former Arsenal academy graduate, lunged in on a problem with Hojbjerg near the center of the park and obtained it horribly incorrect.
The 22-year-old midfielder went flying in together with his proper boot – lacking the ball fully – catching the Spurs midfielder’s leg.
Hojbjerg was pictured wincing in ache following the incident and wanted assist getting as much as his ft earlier than hobbling off – displaying a grotesque gash after flattening his sock and taking off his shinpad.
Referee Mike Dean went over to the pitchside monitor to take a look at a replay of the incident and wanted little time in coming to the choice to provide Dasilva his marching orders.
Spurs might be competing of their first home last since 2015 they usually look to finish their 12-year trophy drought.
Mourinho can also be vying to win the League Cup for a fifth time, having received it 3 times with Chelsea and as soon as with Manchester United.