24 Jan 2022 | 21:38 | Football
Antonio Conte was furious after watching Kane’s first-half effort disallowed by referee Paul Tierney because Kane pushed Chelsea defender Thiago Silva before sending the ball into the net. The Tottenham boss was furious that VAR did not intervene in the situation, although even Thomas Tuchel admitted he was surprised when the goal was disallowed.
Conte said: ” The denial of this goal in England is unbelievable. Maybe in Italy it’s 50-50, but in England, it’s unbelievable.”
“In terms of the performance, I’m very proud of my players. But if I think about the number of games in the 19-day period we lost to Chelsea, we have to accept that there is a big difference between us and surname.”
Tuchel praised Hakim Ziyech for his opening goal at the start of the second half: “I was right behind! It was a fantastic goal. His technique was amazing.”
“We worked extremely hard and it was a difficult game. The efforts of the players were excellent and it was a well deserved victory. It was difficult to create chances against them but we did. did not stop trying and keeping the faith.”