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Redknapp tells Spurs to ease Nani pain by beating Inter

LONDON (AFP) - Harry Redknapp wants Tottenham to take out their frustrations on Inter Milan in Tuesday's Champions League clash as the row rumbles on over Nani's controversial goal against his team.

Redknapp could face an FA investigation after his comments about referee Mark Clattenburg in the aftermath of Tottenham's 2-0 defeat against Manchester United on Saturday.

The Spurs boss was furious Clattenburg allowed Nani to tap into an empty net while goalkeeper Heurelho Gomes prepared to take what he thought was a free-kick in the closing minutes at Old Trafford.

Nani's cheeky goal left Redknapp ranting: "The officials will come up with a story that will make it look right. That's the way it happens. He made a cock-up, but he'll come up with some excuse.

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sokrates2183d ago

Tottenham should forget about the Nani stunt. It was unfair, and done by a great player for a great team. Unfortantly the same player has a lack of brain, thats why Nani does things like that. Same league as Ronaldo.

GJ232183d ago

It was a completely fair goal. Nani had the intelligence to play to the rules, the goalkeeper fell asleep. Could be argued that it was handball, but it could also have been a penalty since the defender was pulling him back and pulling his shirt. I'm guessing the referee thought both balanced each other out so waved play on. Just unlucky the golakeeper wasnt paying attention

GJ232183d ago

Redknapp needs to move on. He has complained about this enough already. He has admitted himself that tottehham would have lost, he's just looking for a scapegoat.