HomeLifestyleMourinho gears up for transfer fight with Levy in summer as threadbare Spurs enter make-or-break week – The Sun
Mourinho gears up for transfer fight with Levy in summer as threadbare Spurs enter make-or-break week – The Sun
JOSE MOURINHO has accepted defeat in his battle to prioritise one competition this season.
But Tottenham’s boss set himself up for a bigger fight with supremo Daniel Levy this summer.
Spurs’ crippling injury list has hit the club hard and exposed Mourinho to criticism over his methods. Heading into today’s teatime clash at Burnley, they are on a four- match losing run.
After the FA Cup KO on penalties against Norwich, Mourinho vowed to see his chairman and ask him to decide if he should prioritise today’s clash or Tuesday’s Champions League second-leg with RB Leipzig.
No such show–down has taken place, with Mourinho accepting they have no choice but to go full tilt in both matches despite his threadbare squad showing signs of running on empty.
But the Special One has made it clear Spurs must spend big in the summer because they simply cannot be caught short by injuries again.
Mourinho said: “I know the priority, I do not need a specific day to have a specific discussion with the boss.