Mourinho after the comeback victory: I belong here

José Mourinho felt Tottenham should have won more comfortably than the 3-2 defeat against West ham. 11 months after José Mourinho was sacked as manager of Man

Mourinho after the comeback victory: I belong here

José Mourinho felt Tottenham should have won more comfortably than the 3-2 defeat against West ham.

11 months after José Mourinho was sacked as manager of Manchester United, he was back in the Premier League in the lead for Tottenham as a coach.

It was a successful comeback, the troubled London club won the lokalopgøret out against West ham with a 3-2.

It pleased portugiseren to be back.

- This is where I belong, in my element. I just love it. When things go in your direction, it's the best feeling to win, says Mourinho, according to AFP.

In the period, Mourinho has been away from football, the Tottenham almost won at stamford bridge in the league. Saturday's three points were the first on foreign grass since January.

" It was very, very important. 11 months without music in the dressing room at stamford bridge, without a smile, without happiness, and so they did it, the coach says.

He believes that the knebne victory was misleading, as it should have been bigger.

Tottenham led also 3-0 on goals by Son Heung-min, Lucas Moura and Harry Kane, before the West ham reduced twice in the last quarter.

- If you haven't seen the fight, you might think that it was a difficult victory for us, but the feeling was that we were closer to 4-0 than West ham were 1-3, but such is the Premier League.

- Their first goal changed things a little. I also believe that my players paid the price for a very, very difficult week, assesses Mourinho.

He refers to that manager Mauricio Pochettino was sacked on Tuesday, and he himself was installed as new coach on Wednesday.

With Saturday's victory moved Tottenham up on the ninth place with 17 points in 13 matches.

/ritzau/

Updated Date: 23 November 2019, 19:00

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