Exit, Hugo Lloris, Europa League, Tottenham

Exit, Hugo Lloris

Tottenham's Europa League exit a 'disgrace', says Lloris

Tottenham's Europa League exit a 'disgrace', says Lloris

19/3/2021 6:45:00 AM

Tottenham 's Europa League exit a 'disgrace', says Lloris

REUTERS: Tottenham Hotspur goalkeeper Hugo Lloris said their shock Europa League exit after Thursday's 3-0 defeat by Dinamo Zagreb was a ...

19 Mar 2021 11:20AMShare this contentBookmarkREUTERS: Tottenham Hotspur goalkeeper Hugo Lloris said their shock Europa League exit after Thursday's 3-0 defeat by Dinamo Zagreb was a"disgrace" and reflected deeper issues at the club.Spurs were favourites to reach the quarter-finals after securing a 2-0 lead from the first leg in London but Zagreb stormed back with a sensational hat-trick from Mislav Orsic to claim a 3-2 aggregate victory.

Singapore passports to be valid for 10 years for applications from October Singapore passport validity to increase to 10 years for applications from October Some SPH staff concerned about editorial independence of non-profit funding model, as worries over job security ease

AdvertisementAdvertisementManager Jose Mourinho accused his players of lacking professionalism after the defeat and Lloris echoed his comments."I think we are more than disappointed, it is a disgrace," Lloris said."I hope everyone in the changing room feels responsible.

"The taste of defeat is more than painful. We are a club full of ambition, I just think at the moment it is a reflection of what is going on in the club."We have a lack of basics, fundamentals, our performances are just in relation of that. Mentally we should be stronger, more competitive." headtopics.com

AdvertisementAdvertisementThe France goalkeeper said Tottenham, who were also heavily criticised for a poor performance in Sunday's north London derby loss at Arsenal, had underestimated the Croatian champions."When you are not ready at this level, you pay," he added."There is quality everywhere and if you don't respect the opponent they can punish you, that's what happened."

Tottenham, who are eighth in the Premier League, visit Aston Villa on Sunday.(Reporting by Arvind Sriram in Bengaluru; Editing by Peter Rutherford) Read more: CNA »

2 influencers face deportation from Bali over painted-on face mask prank