STOP MOANING! Antonio Conte tells Mikel Arteta to ‘focus more on his group and never complaining’ after Arsenal boss blamed referee for 3-0 defeat which strikes Tottenham only a level behind rivals
Antonio Conte instructed Mikel Arteta to ‘cease complaining’ after Tottenham beat Arsenal 3-0 in a controversial north London derby.
Two objectives from Harry Kane within the first half and one from Son Heung-min after the break moved Spurs to inside some extent of Arsenal within the battle for the fourth Champions League spot with two video games left of the season.
The evening’s speaking factors weren’t the objectives however the penalty awarded by referee Paul Tierney for a shove by Cedric Soares on Son for the opener, after which a second yellow card for Arsenal defender Rob Holding after he appeared to push his elbow in to the face of the Korean after half an hour.
Tottenham boss Antonio Conte took a swipe at rival Mikel Arteta after their derby victory
Arsenal supervisor Arteta was so enraged that he refused to discuss correctly about them afterwards. He stated: ‘I am unable to do it as I would like to be on the touchline on Monday (in opposition to Newcastle). I am unable to lie and if I talk about it I might be suspended so I choose not to. A good looking sport has been destroyed.’
Spurs supervisor Conte was fast to hit again. The Italian stated: ‘Mikel Arteta is doing a very good job however I listened to him complain rather a lot.
‘I believe he has to be targeted more on his group and never complaining.
Conte chats with referee Paul Tierney after Tottenham’s victory within the north London derby
‘The crimson card for me was clear. If we would like to complain we might do it each sport. This is my recommendation. If he desires to take my recommendation it is up to him. I do not care. In six months I’ve listened to him complaining rather a lot. It’s not good.’
This sport was postponed from earlier within the year at Arsenal’s request and Conte added: ‘They had the sport postponed due to Covid they usually solely had one participant with Covid. I have never forgotten that. I might complain about taking part in our subsequent sport at 12 o’clock on Sunday when Arsenal play on Monday evening. They have more relaxation.’
Kane gave Spurs the lead from the penalty awarded within the twenty second minute and scored once more seven minutes after the sending off.
Tottenham had been awarded a penalty after Cedric Soares dedicated a slipshod foul on Son
Striker Harry Kane (above) opened the scoring from the penalty spot within the twenty second minute
The first half noticed a operating battle between Son and Holding, and the Spurs ahead stated of the crimson card: ‘I used to be operating into area, however he simply blocked the run. Even if the ball is not coming, it is a harmful problem.
‘We have VAR so if there was no yellow card, then most likely VAR would examine it. For me it was a transparent foul and a transparent yellow card.’
Son’s second-half objective was his twenty first of the season and takes him to inside considered one of Liverpool’s Mo Salah within the race for the Premier League golden boot.
With fixtures in opposition to Burnley and Norwich to come, Son will fancy his probabilities of catching the Egyptian.
Rob Holding was despatched off for 2 bookings, the second awarded after he clattered into Son
Son supplied the ultimate nail within the Arsenal coffin by scoring Tottenham’s third objective