LONDON (REUTERS) – Tottenham Hostpur boss Antonio Conte mentioned on Friday (Dec 17) he should rigorously handle the workload of his gamers as they return to coaching following a Covid-19 outbreak on the membership that led to the postponement of their final two Premier League video games.
Spurs haven’t performed since beating Norwich City on Dec 5, with video games at Brighton & Hove Albion and Leicester City known as off as a result of optimistic circumstances on the London membership and the Foxes.
“When the players are back from Covid, for sure you have to pay great attention. You can’t give them the same charge of work as other players. If you want everything very soon, you risk injuries,” Conte mentioned earlier than Sunday’s dwelling sport with Liverpool.
“Before picking the starting XI you have to take into consideration all this. For instance, to start with one player and after 60 or 70 minutes change him with one player who had Covid. In this situation, it’s important to have patience and take the right risk.”
The Italian mentioned his workforce had been ready to comply with the foundations and play each sport regardless of the postponement of 5 fixtures this weekend.
“We’re ready to do and follow what the Premier League decides. In the past, I have seen that for example in this situation against Rennes (in the Europa Conference League), I’ve seen it was a big problem for us because we had many players with COVID.”
Conte added that he was in favour of others getting vaccinated but it surely was a private determination for his gamers, saying the scenario was completely different for each particular person.
“It’s a moment that we are facing another pandemic … but it’s very difficult to go into a situation or get in the head of another person.”
Spurs are seventh with 25 factors from 14 video games, 15 factors adrift of second-placed Liverpool with three video games in hand.