Jose Mourinho is coming again to hang-out Spurs

Jose Mourinho was in a position to actual revenge on his former membership as Roma claimed a 1-0 pre-season victory over Tottenham within the I-Tech Cup in Israel on Saturday evening.

Mourinho was sacked by Spurs in 2021 and shortly took over at Roma, for whom he received the inaugural Europa Conference League final season, additionally the membership’s first European trophy.

There have been two robust lineups, with Antonio Conte choosing a crew that included Harry Kane, Son Heung-min, Hugo Lloris and new signings Yves Bissouma and Ivan Perisic from the beginning.

Ex-Chelsea striker Tammy Abraham and ex-Manchester United defender Chris Smalling began for the Giallorossi, who additionally began with Paulo Dybala arriving within the summer time.

Spurs dominated the ball and had extra aim makes an attempt within the 90 minutes. But they didn’t muster a single on course to check Rui Patricio between the Roma posts.

The solely aim of the match was scored by Roma’s Roger Ibanez in the primary half. The Brazilian defender rose highest to satisfy Dybala’s in-swinging nook from the left. Antonio Conte most likely received’t be glad with the time and house Ibanez needed to run, soar and join with the ball unchallenged.

The sport was the ultimate pre-season outing for each groups earlier than the beginning of the 2022/23 marketing campaign correct. Spurs will kick off the Premier League at residence to Southampton on August 6, whereas Roma’s Serie A season begins on August 14 on the highway at Salernitana.

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