Tottenham’s Lucas Moura: We performed too lots of extensive balls and weren’t intense ample towards Arsenal


ucas Mouras has accused Tottenham of enjoying also several prolonged balls and states “we didn’t try out to have the ball” in Sunday’s humiliation at Arsenal.

Spurs head mentor Nuno Espirito Santo took the blame for a 3-1 defeat, admitting he built “negative conclusions” and his sport strategy “did not operate”.

The defeat has lifted additional questions about Nuno’s type and tactical acumen, and Lucas criticised the overall performance, expressing Spurs ended up also immediate and not aggressive more than enough at the Emirates.

“The sensation is very, very poor. We know what it usually means for the fans, for the club and of study course we desired to gain, we desired a various final result,” Lucas said.

“It is not a time to communicate. It is really a time to be silent and operate tricky. It was a really bad game, it didn’t do the job at all.

“I imagine they took gain of our issues. We gave them much too much place. And we didn’t participate in. We failed to check out to perform. We didn’t consider to have the ball.

“ We have top quality to have the ball, to make, to do a lot more than what we did. So a lot of long balls. We ended up not intense adequate and they punished us.

“Even 3- down, it was not completed. Second fifty percent we did distinctive, it was quite [good]. But it was much too late, 3- from the initially fifty percent was incredibly difficult to convert above.

“But we tried, we fought until the close but it was not enough we are not satisfied and we have to have to make improvements to.”

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