Having never experienced a new signing in January under Mauricio Pochettino, our Spurs fans in the Transfer Tavern are hoping that this year he may break this short tradition.
Tottenham are having their worst season in the Premier League for a fair few seasons, as they have enjoyed many a fruit-full year under former Southampton boss Pochettino. Currently sitting in 5th in the Premier League, two points off the Champions League places after dropping points in their last match, early talk of a title challenge is looking increasingly ridiculous.
What many of our regulars in the pub think that Spurs need is a winter injection of new players, often we’ve seen the north London outfit come close in the league in recent seasons, only to seemingly run out of gas.
Maybe it’s down to the lack of recruitment in January, alongside the intense way Spurs play that factors into the ‘running out of gas’ theme. Still, surely with Spurs fighting a seemingly four-way fight for the last two remaining Champions League places, Pochettino will dip his hand in the market to pluck out these two…Like what the TT have on offer? Sign up for more notifications!