LONDON – Tottenham Hotspur manager, Mauricio Pochettino, praised his team‘s performance following a 5-3 victory over Chelsea at White Hart Lane on Friday (02/01/2015) early morning hrs. According to him, the players showed a very good mentality.
Harry Kane looks good by contributing two goals, while Nacer Chadli, Danny Rose and Andros Townsend joined recorded on the scoreboard. Chelsea respond by Diego Costa, Eden Hazard and John Terry.
“It was a great performance of the team. I think they are all very happy with the first day of the new year, start this way is very important,” said Pochettino told BBC Sport on Friday (02/01/2015).
“The most important thing right now is our performance, to believe in our own way. The team showed a good mentality. Chelsea are the best team so far, it was a tough game. It was an important three points for the players and supporters,” he added.
This victory put Spurs in fifth place Premier League standings. They collected 34 points, two points adrift of Southampton who was in fourth position. Meanwhile, Chelsea still lead despite Manchester City is now followed closely.