Heung-Min Son rates his scissor kick against Swansea as the best goal of his career – and the Tottenham midfielder says he is now feeling fresher than in previous months, when his efforts were being undermined by niggly injuries and tiredness.
Eric Dier feels talk of a crisis at Tottenham has been rather overblown after the Lilywhites earned a 1-1 draw at Arsenal in yesterday’s north London derby and maintained their unbeaten record in the Premier League.
Captain Hugo Lloris says it was “difficult to recognise” Tottenham during last night’s Champions League defeat against Bayer Leverkusen – and he admits the Lilywhites “cannot be in a worse situation” in their group.
Mauricio Pochettino says he faces a tricky balancing act as he attempts to prepare his international players for Saturday’s trip to West Bromwich Albion and then manage his squad through a gruelling spell which features seven matches in 23 days.
Tottenham’s Heung-Min Son admits he has found it harder to adapt to the Premier League than he expected, and he feels a foot injury has undermined his efforts – but he is pleased to have challenged for the title in his first season in England.