Marcus2011 3 months ago Chelsea FC, England 249 5059 The Argentine feels football is being overly ‘sensitive’ about these issues and is in danger of scrutinising itself to death. ‘Twenty years ago, 30 years ago, it was like “all congratulate the player when he tricks the referee”,’ Pochettino said. ‘In Argentina but in England too. ‘You believe that in England you were honest and always perfect. That is the football that I was in love with when I was a child. Football is about trying to trick your opponent. Yes or no? ‘What does tactic mean? You do some tactics to try to trick the opponent. You say, “Oh I play on the right but I’m going to finish on the left”. It’s a mix that I am worried that maybe we are going to kill the game. ‘The problem now is that we are so sensitive about the situation. And then we are so focused on Dele Alli. ‘If you try to run on the pitch, sometimes you go down and you say, “Oh, because I was focusing on the ball…” ‘But in the end, it was clear. It was a yellow card, the referee was right and perfect. It’s too much sometimes. There is such a focus on this type of situation that I think is a minimal issue.