Three things Pochettino must do to avoid a Fulham upset

Tottenham Hotspur face Championship outfit Fulham in the Fifth Round of the FA Cup this Sunday. However, expecting a routine win against second-tier opposition is a dangerous game.

Indeed, promotion is probably a little beyond the Cottagers this season Рthey are currently laying six points off a play-off spot Рbut Slavisa Jokanovic has steadily forged an exciting, attacking side that certainly knows where the goal is, netting the third-most times of any Championship club this season.

Add home advantage and a run of six wins in nine into the equation, and Sunday’s game – our Fixture in Focus – has the potential to be a real banana-skin for the visiting Premier League outfit.

Sometimes in football, you have to take a step back in order to move forwards, and that may well be the approach Pochettino is forced to take this weekend, especially if he plans to field a weakened team.

With that in mind, we take a look at THREE defensive¬†tweaks Pochettino must make to ensure Spurs aren’t on the receiving end of the Fifth Round’s biggest upset.

Article title: Three things Pochettino must do to avoid a Fulham upset

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