Tottenham Hotspur are arguably Chelsea’s biggest title rivals for the end-of-the-season run-in and if anyone is going to catch them at the top of the Premier League, it’s going to be Mauricio Pochettino’s side.
Spurs fans here in the Tavern have been delighted with results of late and you can only imagine their frustration as it looks to be yet another Premier League campaign that ends in disappointment.
But with a handful of games still to go, there’s no reason why Spurs can’t continue to push Antonio Conte’s team right to the death and who knows, they might slip up at the last hurdle. Take look at the Crystal Palace game for example.
But attention this weekend turns to Saturday’s lunchtime kick-off, when Pochettino welcomes Watford to White Hart Lane. It’s a game Spurs should have enough quality to win and our landlord is tipping an easy home victory.
And on this occasion, we agree with him, if Pochettino gets his team selection absolutely spot on.
So with that in mind, here’s the Spurs team we think will destroy the Hornets this weekend…