Sport

Pochettino keen to move on after Rose says sorry for Tottenham criticism

Pochettino keen to move on after Rose says sorry for Tottenham criticism”

For me it's not a big issue. "We have some of them, but I don't think we will have too many new faces on the pitch, because we don't have too many, to be fair", he said.

In praise of the 21-year-old, Redknapp claims he is one of the best players in the world, and that the back-to-back PFA Young Player of the Year is a main reason that Mauricio Pochettino's side can challenge at the top once again. Pochettino said in comments published by British newspapers on Saturday.

Tottenham kick off their Premier League campaign with a hard away trip to Newcastle on Sunday.

The Leicester winger, who was named the PFA Players' Player of the Year for the 2015/16 season, is eager for a move away from the Midlands this summer and has been the subject of three rejected bids from Italian club Roma, worth a reported £36m. "For me this situation is the past". "I don't think it's a matter to joke about because with some of the global players today, maybe one or two years ago, none of us knew them very well".

"It was his opinion and then he understood that maybe he needed to apologise to us, and that is very good for him and the club".

One consolation for Pochettino is Newcastle have problems of their own as speculation swirls around the future of manager Rafael Benitez, who is clearly disenchanted by the club's failure to back him in the transfer market. He's our player. He needs to be focused and try to be fit as soon as possible.

"Since January he's been working hard to fix his problem and our medical staff are working hard with him".

Spurs' reluctance to spend while their title rivals have invested heavily in new players has prompted concerns they will be unable to challenge in 2017-18, but Pochettino has promised that there will be new arrivals before the window closes on August 31. "I don't want to compare us with other clubs who have made signings before us in the previous two seasons and we have finished above them".

"Over the last five years Tottenham have always signed players and spent money at the end of the window", he said. "I rate him as a player but we have similar types with Alex Iwobi, Mesut Ozil and now Jack Wilshere back".

'For me it's not a big issue, it is time to move on. The team is ready to compete.



Like this

Latest


12 August 2017
Bodybuilder breaks his neck and dies attempting a back-flip at competition
Anxious officials raced toward the former junior world champion when he remained motionless on the mat on Saturday. Pictured, Durban , South African bodybuilder, Sifiso Lungelo Thabete , moments before his freak accident death.

12 August 2017
Trump tells Guam Governor 'you are safe'
Pyongyang this week threatened to fire missiles near the US territory of Guam during an exchange of bellicose rhetoric with Trump. The mayor of Guam recorded the candid, 3-minute phone conversation with Trump and posted it to his Facebook page .

12 August 2017
Healthcare Realty Trust (HR) Earning Somewhat Favorable Press Coverage, Study Finds
The transaction was disclosed in a legal filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is available through this link . BidaskClub lowered shares of Healthcare Realty Trust from a "buy" rating to a "hold" rating in a report on Friday, June 30th.

12 August 2017
PM Shahid Abbasi to visit Karachi today
The premier will meet leaders of Muttahida Qaumi Movement-Pakistan and exchange views on a development package for Karachi . Prime Minister will chair an important meeting regarding law and order situation in the metropolitan city, reports stated.

12 August 2017
United in talks with Ibrahimovic about striker staying
Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho has confirmed the club are in talks with Zlatan Ibrahimovic regarding a new contract.

12 August 2017
China voices strong protest against U.S. warship sails in South China Sea
Geng reiterated the Chinese government's willingness to safeguard national sovereignty and its maritime rights and interests. Vietnam has competing claims over the Spratly Islands and was reportedly recently threatened by China to stop oil drilling.

12 August 2017
Trump's war threats against North Korea 'the art of the bluff': Zakaria
The regime's recent military tests reveal that the entire continental USA with the exception of Florida may be in range of North Korean missiles.

12 August 2017
Guam Fires Off 'Imminent Missile Threat' Doc Amid North Korea's Threat
Anchor: Japan has said that it could intercept North Korean missiles headed towards Guam if they pass over the Japanese territory. But do not scratch or scrub skin and "do not use conditioner because it will bind radioactive material to your hair".

12 August 2017
Can Trump Unleash 'Fire And Fury' On North Korea Without Congressional Authorization?
"President Trump's threat to rain down " fire and fury " on North Korea is like pouring gasoline on a fire", Humphrey wrote. All parties must assure North Koreans they we will forego any military action against them if North Korea remains peaceful.

12 August 2017
ECP rejects Imran Khan's petition against contempt proceedings
Khan had filed the review application against the EC's order to produce the PTI's financial documents before the commission. Earlier, the PTI chief had challenged the commission's authority to hear the case.



Recommended