Category: Tottenham

Tottenham: Dier vital to Spurs boss

Dier has been deployed predominantly in holding midfield this season, but may have found himself in defence more often were it not for a knee injury to Victor Wanyama. With Wanyama expected to be out for another three weeks and summer signing Davinson Sanchez delivering assured performances at the back, Dier is likely to

Tottenham: Poch impressed by Foyth

The 19-year-old Argentina Under-20 international is highly regarded and had been a target for Spurs all summer before he was signed from Estudiantes on a five-year deal close to transfer deadline day. Pochettino was happy with his display, saying: “It was difficult because he was playing his first game with not too much time

Tottenham: Llorente in plea to fans

Spurs splashed out £14million to sign the Spain international from Swansea in the summer, fighting off competition from Chelsea to complete the deal. However the 32-year-old has yet to make an impact and failed to impress as Spurs beat Barnsley 1-0 in the Carabao Cup on Tuesday night, with Dele Alli grabbing the only

Tottenham: Boss hails Alli return

Pochettino admitted before the game he would start Alli at Wembley to help the 21-year-old rediscover his groove following some disappointing recent displays. And Alli duly delivered, his second-half strike proving the difference as Spurs sealed a 1-0 win and their place in round four. “For me Dele Alli is a top player.

Match Reports: Tottenham Hotspur 1-0 Barnsley

Mauricio Pochettino’s side dominated the early exchanges in terms of possession and territory, but they struggled to create clear openings. Set pieces were when Spurs looked at their most threatening, with Juan Foyth missing an early chance on his debut. Fernando Llorente, on his full debu,t then missed an even better chance, when