The appointment of Jose Mourinho as a Spurs manager was
unexpected and brought plenty of questions. Many thought that the Special One
is not a good fit for Tottenham because of his previous experience.
One of the biggest concerns was related to his style.
Mourinho is known for his negative approach to big games. For a while, the
Spurs supporters forgot that, as the team was relying mostly on its attack in
the first couple of games after his arrival.
There was a change in the style of the team but it wasn’t that obvious and the Spurs did try to stay positive in most matches. That’s when the 1-0 defeat against Liverpool happened and the doubts returned.
A Peek at the Future?
The match against the Reds was the archetypal Mourinho
performance. The Spurs employed predominantly nega...