Tottenham supervisor Jose Mourinho has advised his facet that they need to “neglect” their impending Carabao Cup remaining date.
Spurs reached the showpiece match due to a 2-0 win over Brentford that happened due to targets from Moussa Sissoko and Son Heung-min.
It was a workmanlike show from Mourinho’s facet, and whereas the supervisor was not enthralled by what his group produced, he was happy with the result. With the ultimate not till April twenty fifth, nevertheless, it’s not one thing he desires his gamers to linger on.
“We don’t disguise that the following match is the one which we attempt to win,” he advised Sky Sports activities. “We’ve three months ready for the ultimate, we have now to neglect it. We’ve to deal with what we have now arising, the league, the FA Cup and even the Europa League.
“It’s in our pocket, and when the twentysomething of April arrives, we have now to be able to combat for the trophy.”
Mourinho had claimed earlier than this encounter that it was an important since taking cost of Spurs little over a yr in the past.
“It’s a sport that takes us to a remaining. Most likely – I hope not – an empty Wembley remaining,” he mentioned. “I’m very proud of that. We’ve performed the most important golf equipment within the nation, we’ve had London derbies, however it is a sport that we bought to the ultimate, so it’s an important match for.
“We didn’t play brilliantly. We’ve to do higher with the ball. However the sport was at all times below management in opposition to a group that’s in all probability coming into the Premier League subsequent yr.”
Spurs will meet both Manchester United or Manchester Metropolis within the remaining of the competitors, with that encounter happening on Wednesday.
In the meantime, they lie fourth within the Premier League standings, heading a congested logjam of golf equipment behind the highest three, simply 4 factors again of leaders Liverpool.