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George hits back at Jose

Posted on 17 November 2000  - 12:00

Tottenham Hotspur (Spurs) Football Club is located in North London. The club is also known as Spurs. Tottenham's home ground is White Hart Lane. The club motto is Audere est Facere (To dare is to do).

George Graham has hit back at Jose Dominguez&rsquo&#59;s attack in Friday&rsquo&#59;s newspapers by blasting: &ldquo&#59;He just wasn&rsquo&#59;t a Premiership player.&rdquo&#59;<P class=MsoNormal>Winger Dominguez departed for German Bundesliga outfit Kaiserslautern this week after failing to win a regular place in boss George&rsquo&#59;s plans.<P class=MsoNormal>Predictably, he hit out in the newspapers on Friday, claiming he was &lsquo&#59;shut out&rsquo&#59;, that &lsquo&#59;when you had a bad game he just killed you&rsquo&#59; and that he &lsquo&#59;needs to keep up with tactics&rsquo&#59;.<P class=MsoNormal>The Portugese star added: &ldquo&#59;I didn&rsquo&#59;t fit in with his style of play and I&rsquo&#59;m over the moon to have left because I wasn&rsquo&#59;t given a chance.<P class=MsoNormal>&ldquo&#59;At the end of the day, if the team isn&rsquo&#59;t doing well then George Graham will be first one to be changed.&rdquo&#59;<P class=MsoNormal>George responded with a short and sweet comment in Friday&rsquo&#59;s press conference at Spurs Lodge.<P class=MsoNormal>&ldquo&#59;I read Jose&rsquo&#59;s comments and I just think they came out of frustration,&rdquo&#59; said George. &ldquo&#59;Basically he came to the club and realised he just wasn&rsquo&#59;t a Premiership player &mdash&#59; end of story.&rdquo&#59;<P class=MsoNormal>&nbsp&#59;<?xml:namespace prefix = o ns = "urn:schemas-microsoft-com:office:office" /><o:p></o:p>