Three key questions Pochettino must answer before facing Everton
One of the stand-out fixtures in the Premier League this weekend comes as Tottenham Hotspur face Everton at Goodison Park on Saturday, with both sides having encountered similar starts to the new campaign.
The two clubs have won one, drawn one and lost one of their opening three top flight matches, Spurs following up a 2-0 victory against Newcastle United with a defeat against Chelsea and a draw with Burnley at their temporary Wembley home.
While they were relatively comfortable in the success at St James’ Park, Mauricio Pochettino’s men continue to struggle at their new home and a late winner from the Blues’ Marcos Alonso and a last-gasp equaliser from the Clarets’ Chris Wood ultimately cost them five points.
The north London outfit will be hoping they can once again register three points on the road against the Toffees, who have the same points tally as their opponents on Saturday – albeit with a worse goal difference.
In order for Tottenham to maintain their 100% record on the road this term against Everton, Mauricio Pochettino must answer these three key questions…