Danny Rose admits Eden Hazard is one of his toughest opponents and the Tottenham left-back is aware he’ll have to put in a flawless defensive display to stop the Belgian winger if he gets the nod at Wembley.
Wingate & Finchley were left wondering how they had failed to score after being held to a frustrating goalless draw at home against Leatherhead on Saturday, which left them two points outside the play-off spots in the Ryman League Premier Division.
Nabil Bentaleb insists Tottenham will be “gutted” if they are knocked out of the Europa League on Thursday, but he admits the players will need to up their game after Sunday’s poor performance against West Ham.
Mauricio Pochettino says he is happy to face six games in three competitions over the next 17 days – because it means Tottenham are still fighting on multiple fronts as the business end of the season approaches.
Tottenham blogger Henry Tribe discusses Spurs’ upcoming fixtures as the Lilywhites face two European ties with Fiorentina, a Premier League clash with West Ham and the Capital One Cup final in the next 11 days.
EXCLUSIVE: Danny Rose admits it is a challenge to balance his attacking and defensive roles as a modern full-back, but he believes he has improved from last season and is happy with his performances in a rapidly-improving Tottenham team.