“I will continue to rotate, I’ve gone into that rotation policy and afterwards you have to continue to do it, especially when both teams work well and both teams support each other at the moment.
“Fortunately, we have important games every week, so I can give competition to everybody. As you said, we have so much offensive force on the bench as well. It’s really a strong point of the club at the moment.”
Did I miss the memo where the League Cup was trying to model itself on the Europa? What is this Football League Cup Round of 16 business?
And sponsored by Thailand’s second biggest selling energy drink. What a time to be alive.
Spurs are in the mix thanks to our 1-0 destruction of Barnsley back in September.
This is a great opportunity for some squad players who for no fault of their own find themselves perpetually on the fringe of selection to get a game.
There’s a small rumour doing the rounds that Erik Lamela could appear on the bench for this one. Exactly one year to the day since the he was injured
cough cough cough.
Two players who won’t make the bench are Moussa Dembele and Victor Wanyama.
Here’s the full draw…