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Pundits question Mourinho’s comments after Newcastle held Spurs
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Pundits question Mourinho’s comments after Newcastle held Spurs

Alan Shearer and Ian Wright have spoken about the quotes made by Tottenham Hotspur boss Jose Mourinho after his side's Premier League 2 all draw against Newcastle on Sunday. Spurs were leading 2:1 at St James' Park via a Harry Kane brace after Joelinton put the home side 1 nil up. However, Arsenal loanee Joe Willock secured a point for the home side with just 5 minutes left to play, denying the Portuguese's side the chance to go level on points with Chelsea on fourth. Jose Mourinho was not pleased after the game and this was shown in his comments when he was questioned by the press. One of the questions he was asked resulted in this answer; "Same coach, different players". The answer caught the attention of the two Match of the Day 2 pundits who spoke about it. READ: The Juv...
Arteta asked to play Emile Smith Rowe ahead of Willian and Pepe
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Arteta asked to play Emile Smith Rowe ahead of Willian and Pepe

Ian Wright has advised Arsenal to give Emile Smith Rowe more game time ahead of the likes of Willian and Nicolas Pepe or regret losing him. Smith Rowe has started the last three games for the Gunners under the tutelage of Mikel Arteta and the three games have ended in victories for the North Londoners. Therefore, Ian Wright has urged Arteta to stick with the 20-year-old in upcoming games or lose the potential the Englishman possesses. It can be recalled that Arsenal let Serge Gnabry leave for just £5million back in 2016 and the German international has established himself as a mainstay at Bayern Munich. In a chat with Wrighty's House Podcast, he said: 'It must be brilliant going into training at the moment for someone like Emile Smith Rowe. READ: Keane – Fernandes must do mo...