I am a dreamer, says Pochettino as Tottenham prepare for Juventus test
Mar 07, 2018, 00:15
Juve raced to a 2-0 lead through a brace from Gonzalo Higuain guian in the second and ninth (penalty) minutes.
"Probably we were not the favourites before but people are looking at us after that performance at Juventus and saying we should go through now", he was quoted as saying by the Evening Standard.
"I think that Tottenham are a side with characteristics and a way of playing which have bedded in and they will play the game they are capable of playing, which is an open, attacking, physically and technically strong football which will certainly cause us problems", he said. "We were almost out of the competition because if they had scored a third goal before half-time, it could have been very hard".
Spurs are unbeaten in 17 games in all competitions and Wembley, their temporary home while their new stadium is being built, has become somewhat of a fortress.
Buffon, 40, has made no secret of his desire to win the Champions League and play on another season, in order to have a shot at winning the FIFA Club World Cup.
"He doesn't have to do too much", he smiled, "just start for the starting eleven".
"After the group stage - it was a fantastic group stage - we built a good reputation and improved our reputation in Europe", he said.
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"The first leg was another example of the attitude we have in the team", Lloris said.
Two years ago, after their Europa League exit against Dortmund, Pochettino said that his team could not compete with the continent's leading clubs.
"Now I think for our fans and us, it's like our home".
Everything seems to be falling into place for Mauricio Pochettino, and while there are still a few months remaining in what is turning out to be a thoroughly impressive campaign, Spurs fans can be proud of what they have accomplished thus far.
One journalist noticed something he thought was odd during Tottenham's Tuesday training session ahead of the Champions League clash with Juventus.
"Of course there will be a bit more added pressure and maybe more nerves, but that is why we play football".
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German Chancellor Angela Merkel and French President Emmanuel Macron wrote to Putin to ask him to back the cease-fire. After delaying the vote twice on Friday, the Security Council scheduled a vote for Saturday at noon.
Mr Barkat may also have hoped to put pressure on the finance ministry to help cover a local budget deficit. Christian leaders chose to reopen the church after Israel on Tuesday suspended tax measures they oppose.
Rafael Benitez bemoaned a lack of composure after Newcastle blew a two-goal lead and let two points slip at Bournemouth . Former Bournemouth midfielder Matt Ritchie is set to face his former club, as is Christian Atsu.
Bridges and overpasses which cool faster could see ice formation quickly as temperatures fall to the low to mid 20s overnight. As Wednesday's warm weather wanes, rain, and possibly sleet, is on the way - just in time for the Thursday afternoon commute.
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But over the weekend it will become "even colder with widespread overnight frosts and bitter by day with a marked windchill". Disruptive snow showers are expected from Tuesday onwards, particularly in the east and south-east, Met Eireann explained.
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Weather week ahead: Rain gone until the end of the weekend
Morning clouds will clear to mostly sunny skies as northwesterly winds at 15 miles per hour gust to 25 at times in the afternoon. The rain chances are up on both days, and so it's best to be prepared for some rain and have your umbrella.