Tottenham fans here in the Tavern were pleased with the business they completed this window, as one player secured a move to North London.
Mauricio Pochettino enjoyed early season form that the Spurs fans had never experienced during their time in the Premier League, as the Lilywhites looked on course for being Manchester City’s closest rivals for the title. However, these remarks were swiftly retracted as Tottenham struggled to come to grips with a tiring and relentless Premier League season. Now, sitting just outside of a Champions League place that Pochettino has set his sights on achieving, it’s going to be an uphill task from here on in to bypass Chelsea in fourth position.
Although, in a season that’s linked star players Harry Kane and Dele Alli with moves to some of Europe’s giants, and having managed to keep hold of the deadly duo it could prove vital in their pledge for a European spot come the end of the season. Indeed, they received an even bigger boost after adding exciting talent Lucas Moura to their ranks on deadline day in a £23 million deal, a player who’ll fit perfectly into the Pochettino mould as the injection of pace they’ve been missing so far.
Although the transfer window only closed a few days ago, the Argentine has now turned his attention to the summer months as he looks to already be planning a swoop for highly-rated Ajax star David Neres. A Brazilian sensation that’s taken the Eredivise by storm this season, having hit eight goals and nine assists in just 18 appearances thus far.
Nevertheless, here’s a look at TWO players who could follow David Neres to Wembley Stadium in the summer…