Tottenham fans have been making a lot of noise in the Transfer Tavern after seeing their side secure key victories over Real Madrid and Crystal Palace just prior to the international break, results which helped them qualify for the last 16 of the Champions League, and indeed move up to third in the Premier League.
Mauricio Pochettino’s men may well have lost 1-0 to Manchester United little over a fortnight ago but they soon hit back with a stunning 3-1 success over Zinedine Zidane’s Real at Wembley, a result which sealed their place in the Champions League knockout stages for the first time since 2011. And they rounded off a fine week with a crucial 1-0 success over Roy Hodgson’s Palace, with Son Heung-min getting the all important winner midway through the second half to move Pochettino’s side level on points with second place United in the Premier League table.
Thus, there have been many delighted Spurs fans in the Tavern this week, many of whom are eagerly anticipating the return of the Premier League this weekend, and that’s because Saturday sees their side make the short trip across North London to face rivals Arsenal at the Emirates Stadium.
In the meantime though, there is plenty for our resident Tottenham supporters to get their teeth into, not least a recent report which suggests that Pochettino’s men are keeping tabs on Watford’s Richarlison.
The 20-year-old only moved to Vicarage Road during the summer but has hit the ground running at the Hertfordshire-based club, having scored four goals and laid on three assists in just 11 league appearances for Marco Silva’s side.
And it’s form which has reportedly attracted the interest of Spurs, and as such here are THREE ways in which Tottenham could line up with the Brazil youth international post-January…