Fernando Llorente ‘likes’ post mocking Arsenal after scoring Tottenham winner against Manchester City

first_img Comment Metro Sport ReporterThursday 18 Apr 2019 12:47 pmShare this article via facebookShare this article via twitterShare this article via messengerShare this with Share this article via emailShare this article via flipboardCopy link402Shares Advertisement Advertisement Guardiola reacts to Champions League eliminationTo view this video please enable JavaScript, and consider upgrading to a web browser that supports HTML5 video Play VideoLoaded: 0%0:00Progress: 0%PlayMuteCurrent Time 0:00/Duration Time 5:02FullscreenGuardiola reacts to Champions League eliminationhttps://metro.co.uk/video/guardiola-reacts-champions-league-elimination-1907914/This is a modal window.Beginning of dialog window. Escape will cancel and close the window.TextColorWhiteBlackRedGreenBlueYellowMagentaCyanTransparencyOpaqueSemi-TransparentBackgroundColorBlackWhiteRedGreenBlueYellowMagentaCyanTransparencyOpaqueSemi-TransparentTransparentWindowColorBlackWhiteRedGreenBlueYellowMagentaCyanTransparencyTransparentSemi-TransparentOpaqueFont Size50%75%100%125%150%175%200%300%400%Text Edge StyleNoneRaisedDepressedUniformDropshadowFont FamilyProportional Sans-SerifMonospace Sans-SerifProportional SerifMonospace SerifCasualScriptSmall CapsReset restore all settings to the default valuesDoneClose Modal DialogEnd of dialog window.MORE: Dele Alli speaks out on ‘challenge’ of facing giant-killers Ajax after Manchester City victory Llorente liked a post trolling Arsenal after his winner against Manchester City (Picture: Twitter)Llorente is confident Spurs can make ‘history’ in the Champions League this season after they managed to see off City at the Etihad.‘What a night, unbelievable! It’s one of the best moments in my career,’ the Spaniard told Tottenham’s official website.‘It’s true that I’ve lived unbelievable moments like winning the World Cup, winning the European Championship, winning the Europa League (with Sevilla) and winning the leagues in Italy (with Juventus) but this one is history.‘To do this with an unbelievable team like Tottenham and be for the first time in the semi-finals of the Champions League with these team-mates is crazy.‘I believe in them and I think we can make history.’ Pochettino reacts to Tottenham knocking Man City out of Champions LeagueTo view this video please enable JavaScript, and consider upgrading to a web browser that supports HTML5 video Play VideoLoaded: 0%0:00Progress: 0%PlayMuteCurrent Time 0:00/Duration Time 11:41FullscreenPochettino reacts to Tottenham knocking Man City out of Champions Leaguehttps://metro.co.uk/video/pochettino-reacts-tottenham-knocking-man-city-champions-league-1907912/This is a modal window.Beginning of dialog window. Escape will cancel and close the window.TextColorWhiteBlackRedGreenBlueYellowMagentaCyanTransparencyOpaqueSemi-TransparentBackgroundColorBlackWhiteRedGreenBlueYellowMagentaCyanTransparencyOpaqueSemi-TransparentTransparentWindowColorBlackWhiteRedGreenBlueYellowMagentaCyanTransparencyTransparentSemi-TransparentOpaqueFont Size50%75%100%125%150%175%200%300%400%Text Edge StyleNoneRaisedDepressedUniformDropshadowFont FamilyProportional Sans-SerifMonospace Sans-SerifProportional SerifMonospace SerifCasualScriptSmall CapsReset restore all settings to the default valuesDoneClose Modal DialogEnd of dialog window.On the timing of his goal, Llorente added: ‘It was important because it was the first moment we were out but I always believe in me and my opportunities and most important is to say thank you to all the fans because they are very important for us and now we have to keep going with this dream.‘The second half was very difficult because they were playing very well, moving the ball very quick and it was difficult to arrive one time to the goal.‘City have unbelievable players, they have two seconds to think and to do something with the ball – it’s really difficult to stop them.More: FootballBruno Fernandes responds to Man Utd bust-up rumours with Ole Gunnar SolskjaerNew Manchester United signing Facundo Pellistri responds to Edinson Cavani praiseArsenal flop Denis Suarez delivers verdict on Thomas Partey and Lucas Torreira moves‘I’m very proud because it’s not easy coming into this unbelievable game with a lot of pressure and in a difficult moment as well, but like I said I always believe in me, in my opportunities and this is what I do.AdvertisementAdvertisement‘Always I will try to do my best and to be ready for every moment the gaffer needs me.’ Tottenham substitute Fernando Llorente scored a crucial away goal against Manchester City (Picture: Getty)Fernando Llorente cheekily ‘liked’ a post mocking Arsenal after his goal against Manchester City sent Tottenham into the Champions League semi-finals.Mauricio Pochettino named Llorente among his substitutes at the Etihad but the striker went on to play a starring role after replacing the injured Moussa Sissoko at the end of a pulsating first half.Llorente bundled the ball past Ederson in the 73rd minute and, following a VAR review, referee Cuneyt Cakir awarded Spurs a crucial away goal.Raheem Sterling looked to have scored a dramatic winner for City at the death but Sergio Aguero was adjudged to have been offside in the build-up to the goal.AdvertisementAdvertisementADVERTISEMENTMore: FootballRio Ferdinand urges Ole Gunnar Solskjaer to drop Manchester United starChelsea defender Fikayo Tomori reveals why he made U-turn over transfer deadline day moveMikel Arteta rates Thomas Partey’s chances of making his Arsenal debut vs Man CityTottenham host giant-killers Ajax for the first leg of their semi-final on April 30 in what promises to be an enthralling clash at their new stadium.After the final whistle, Llorente ‘liked’ a post looking ahead to the tie which poked fun at Arsenal’s recent struggles in Europe.The tweet said: ‘Just a reminder that the Tottenham Hotspur stadium will have seen as many Champions League semi-finals within 27 days of its opening, as the Emirates has in its 13 year existence.’ Fernando Llorente ‘likes’ post mocking Arsenal after scoring Tottenham winner against Manchester Citylast_img read more