Mourinho was asked about Kane being clever for winning penalties and he was not happy about it.
was fouled, according to the referee of course, in the match againstBrighton
. He was fouled byLallana
and many believed that
just tried to be clever to win the penalty. Mourinho however defends his player and says that the English player is the last one to be judged.
He mentions the names of some rival teams and wants the media to focus on them instead of Harry Kane.
, speaking ahead of a Europa League trip to
where he promised to go "full power", believed it was a genuine foul and defended his player.
"I think you are confused,"
fired back when asked about the decision.
"You could be speaking about some
players. You are speaking about Kane?
"He was in position to control the ball and Lallana came in a reckless action and committed the foul. It was a foul. What are the media speaking about? It's a foul.
"Direct free-kick or penalty, that's for the VAR to decide. It's inside [the box].
"It's not being clever. Harry Kane is there to score goals.
was reckless, he made a mistake. What are you speaking about?
"You have to speak about something that happened that could have a direct impact on the result of the game, which was their goal.
"Speak about Liverpool, Man United, these penalties where you see the 'clever' guy on the floor. Don't speak about Harry Kane."