Spurs beat Crystal Palace 1-0 at Wembley, a second-half objective from Kid Heung-min providing the side the points over the Premier League’s bottom side.
We had a couple of issues after the Madrid video game which’s why I’m so delighted with the success.
After the excitement of beating Real Madrid in midweek, this was more of a battle with the Eagles having opportunities to trigger a shock.
Spurs needed to make modifications entering the video game with the news that Dele Alli was missing out on while he has actually likewise been dismissed of England’s upcoming video games versus Germany and Brazil with a hamstring injury.
Pochettino’s side likewise had Paulo Gazzaniga making his launching in objective in location of Hugo Lloris and the modifications maybe added to a disjointed efficiency saved by the outstanding strike from Son.
Pochettino stated it was a hard video game after the ecstasy of the Champions League, however was pleased with how his group coped and ultimately won through.
He stated: “It was a hard video game for us after Wednesday. Palace were compact, narrow and using the counter attack. We had the ownership however few possibilities.
” They were fresh after one week to get ready for the video game. We had a couple of issues after the Madrid video game which’s why I’m so delighted with the triumph. In the end though I’m extremely delighted with an essential 3 points.”
With other video games occurring on Sunday, Spurs head into the worldwide break on 23 points and remain 3rd in the Premier League table.