Three Tottenham players who can help solve Pochettino’s injury crisis
Tottenham Hotspur have been hit with an injury crisis taking out most of their key men. Deli Alli, Christen Eriksen, Jan Vertonghen, Mousa Dembele and Serge Aurier have all been sidelined due to various issues.
Vital games coming up in Europe and at home against Barcelona and Manchester City will put pressure on Maurico Pochettino to call on the right guys to cover his thinning roster.
The wrong call could see vital points slip, with Spurs already coming home empty-handed following a late capitulation at the San Siro having held an early second half lead.
Another defeat in the Champions League could see Tottenham struggle to progress to the Round of 16, as Inter Milan will look to continue building momentum by easing past PSV.
In the Premier League, the story is eerily similar with Spurs flip-flopping for form and sitting on the edge of the top 4. If Pochettino calls on the wrong players, further ground could be lost with Arsenal snapping at their heels.
Here are three players that must prove they are able to fill the voids in the coming weeks…