The Spurs Transfer Wishlist & Scouting Thread

spursfan77

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Pochettino would have known it would have made it look daft after previously saying otherwise, as well as his constant requests for a rebuild in the past two years, but ultimately he knows that he needs results in the short term first from this group of players and if he doesn't get them he might not be around in January anyway.

The Spurs manager knows that January could well bring some movement. The players who wanted to leave in the summer will likely still want to depart through the doors in the winter if the opportunity presents itself.

Pochettino admitted as much once the cameras were turned off.
 

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Pochettino would have known it would have made it look daft after previously saying otherwise, as well as his constant requests for a rebuild in the past two years, but ultimately he knows that he needs results in the short term first from this group of players and if he doesn't get them he might not be around in January anyway.

The Spurs manager knows that January could well bring some movement. The players who wanted to leave in the summer will likely still want to depart through the doors in the winter if the opportunity presents itself.

Pochettino admitted as much once the cameras were turned off.
Pretty informative article from AG I thought. I hope the good mood isn't just a PR stunt.
 

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Pochettino would have known it would have made it look daft after previously saying otherwise, as well as his constant requests for a rebuild in the past two years, but ultimately he knows that he needs results in the short term first from this group of players and if he doesn't get them he might not be around in January anyway.

The Spurs manager knows that January could well bring some movement. The players who wanted to leave in the summer will likely still want to depart through the doors in the winter if the opportunity presents itself.

Pochettino admitted as much once the cameras were turned off.
Seems sensible. Poch is trying to get everyone on side for the next ten weeks, and also needs to present an image to clubs we may look to do business with (both incoming and outgoing) that we aren't desperate. Public comments about transfers rarely reflect what is actually is actually happening behind the scenes, it's all posturing.
 
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yeh I think Poch was just showing support for his players just prior to the Watford game so as not to be seen as being non supportive

we'll see come January how much truth there is in his statement
 

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That Tielemans for Leicester looks a player. Shame Poch didn’t rate him what with Eriksen not signing a new contract.
Yeah, but we don't know that Poch didn't rate him. It was reported (I think by that Belgian journo that always has it right) that YT wanted assured playing time in anticipation of a summer transfer. So it made sense to go there.
 

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That Tielemans for Leicester looks a player. Shame Poch didn’t rate him what with Eriksen not signing a new contract.
It seems there have been a few players that Poch supposedly doesn't rate that have turned out to be very good players. The problem is he is stubborn and clearly won't move from a select few players.
 
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