A defiant Mourinho afterwards insisted he was not questioning himself "at all", despite five defeats from the last six League matches, but elements of the fanbase are increasingly querying the manager's decisions.
Mourinho's faith in centre-backs Eric Dier and Davinson Sanchez, who endured another difficult afternoon against the Hammers, has left some supporters scratching their heads, while his post-match comments at the London Stadium, in which he claimed he there some problems at the club that he could not fix, also raised more questions than answers.
On a positive note, Gareth Bale's performance as a half-time substitute raised hope that he could play a more significant role in the second half of the season.
Football correspondent Dan Kilpatrick tried to make sense of the situation at Spurs and answered supporters' questions.
Watch his Q&A above.