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Tottenham vs Brighton: Mourinho calls on referee to explain decisions at press conference

Tottenham Hotspur supervisor, Jose Mourinho, has mentioned referee Graham Scott ought to clarify his controversial choice to award a aim to Brighton, following their 2-1 win over Brighton on Sunday.

Bale’s header proved to be the winner, after Tariq Lamptey cancelled out Harry Kane’s penalty.

Nonetheless, the match was marred by refereeing and VAR controversy.

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Lamptey scored the equaliser within the second half, regardless of Solly March fouling Pierre-Emile Hojbjerg within the build-up.

VAR operator, Jonathan Moss, alerted Scott to the attainable foul and requested the referee to return to the pitch-side monitor to evaluate March’s sort out.

Nonetheless, Scott dominated that Lamptey’s aim ought to stand, after viewing the incident for 70 seconds.

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When requested concerning the choice after the match, Mourinho informed Sky Sports activities: “I favor to remain away [from VAR].

“Most likely the referee ought to go to the press convention and clarify. He had time to go to the display screen so solely he can clarify why it’s a aim. He is an effective ref and an excellent man, solely he can clarify that call. My view doesn’t matter.”

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Lamptey’s aim wasn’t the one controversial second involving VAR, with Brighton’s Leandro Trossard having a penalty appealed dismissed by Moss after a evaluate.

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