English Premiership

Pochettino frustrated with Spurs form

2016-10-31 10:25
Mauricio Potchettino (Gallo Images)

Cape Town - Tottenham manager Mauricio Pochettino is determined to get through his side's frustrating run of results by staying positive and continuing to work hard.

Spurs have experienced a dip in form recently which has seen them go five games without a win, while failing to score from open play in their last four.

With key players Harry Kane, Toby Alderweireld, Moussa Sissoko, and Erik Lamela unavailable, Spurs drew 1-1 with Leicester City on Saturday

When asked if he had endured a spell in management as frustrating as this, Pochettino was quoted as saying by Sky Sports: "I don't remember having one.

"It is hard because the players come, maybe not injured, but with many problems and maybe play two games and with the small problems we have with Toby Alderweireld, Harry Kane, Sissoko's suspension and Erik Lamela on Saturday.

"Yes, it is true , it is a tough period when you play, play, play that you need all the squad available, but you need to adapt to the competition and we are happy.

"It is true we are disappointed with the last few results but in the same way we need to take positives in and keep working."

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