Harry Kane said: “I thought he [Pochettino] was going to take me off soon so when I put a chance over the bar I thought that was it,” he says. “Luckily I managed to put that one [to complete his hat-trick] away though.
“Winning gives you confidence and now we will be looking forward to Thursday,” he says of facing Gent in the Europa League at Wembley next week.”
Richard Osman the Pointless dude and Fulham fan was interviewed by the BBC at halt time and joked that Spurs had rather suddenly and inconveniently decided to take this competition seriously.
That’s precisely what happened and we did what you’d expect us to do against a Championship side, and we beat them 0-3 at their ground.
Fulham weren’t great, but that’s irrelevant because suddenly we are a ‘Cup Side’ again.
I didn’t see any evidence to suggest that Gent might be sh*tting themselves after watching this performance.
But for all of the frequently pedestrian elements, Spurs won, Spurs kept a clean sheet and Spurs left the field of play knowing they are all but a handful of games away from silverware.
You see, it’s not a complicated process Daniel, but you might want to take a walk around the building site before you go to bed tonight and made sure nobody stole a handful of cement or a lightbulb while you were off site.