Tottenham head coach Jose Mourinho has stated he “could not care much less” what Paul Pogba has needed to say about him in a latest interview.
Mourinho was talking after watching his Tottenham aspect labour to a 2-2 draw with Everton, additional denting their hopes of securing a prime 4 end and incomes qualification again into the Champions League.
Harry Kane was Spurs‘ hero on the evening, clinically scoring twice, however he limped off in direction of the tip of the sport after showing to roll his ankle following an innocuous coming along with Richarlison.
However the recreation itself wasn’t the one speaking level for Mourinho when he confronted the media after the sport, the place he was requested if he had any response to criticism from Manchester United midfielder Pogba about his man-management abilities.
“I wish to say that I could not care much less with what he says,” Mourinho advised Sky Sports activities reporter Patrick Davison. “I could not care much less. Not , in any respect.”
Mourinho’s shrugging off of the scenario comes after the Frenchman spoke of the distinction in his relationship with present United boss Ole Gunnar Solskjaer. He pointed the finger at Mourinho for a breakdown of their communication when he was at Previous Trafford, suggesting that he would flip towards his gamers – one thing Solskjaer doesn’t do.
“What I’ve now with Ole is completely different,” Pogba said. “He would not go towards the gamers. Perhaps Ole would not choose them, but it surely’s not like he places them on the aspect like they do not exist anymore. That is the distinction between Mourinho and Ole.
“As soon as I had a terrific relationship with Mourinho, all people noticed that, and the subsequent day you do not know what occurred. That is the unusual factor I had with Mourinho and I can’t clarify to you as a result of even I do not know.”
Pogba and Mourinho infamously fell out at United’s Carrington coaching floor when the World Cup winner was pulled up in entrance of his teammates for an Instagram publish, revealed throughout United’s disastrous Carabao Cup defeat to Derby in September 2018.
The video confirmed Pogba joking round with teammates Luke Shaw and Andreas Pereira in the course of the match, however Mourinho’s subject was that the completed was uploaded to the platform after the sport had completed.
The pair by no means actually noticed eye-to-eye once more, regardless of Pogba beforehand enjoying a starring position for Mourinho en path to United profitable the Europa League in 2017.