Sissoko remains in Tottenham's first-team plans - Pochettino


On and off the pitch we've just got to be professional and smart about it, and grab it with both hands.

Take Tottenham as an example.

The forward rounded off victory for the English side with an emphatic penalty in the 88th minute of the match, after Christian Eriksen, Eric Dier and Toby Alderweireld had put Spurs ahead.

Manchester United splurged £75m on Romelu Lukaku, while Chelsea have just sealed Alvaro Morata for £65m. I know the initial reaction from Everton supporters has been immediate rejection of the idea, but a loan for the player might not be a bad idea. Their haul of 86 points last season was the club's highest. Here's the video, and below are a few transcribed highlights.

Cameron [Carter-Vickers] is very young, but he has a very good quality, good potential, and he's a player that we believe can reach the level to play in the Premier League. He is mentally weeding the weak out from the fit nearly every time he observes his squad. Serge Aurier, Hatem Ben Arfa and Grzegorz Krychowiak have been left at home.

The North London club are the only team in the Premier League that have not added any players to their squad.

Always the philosophy is coming from the board and in the case of Daniel Levy, I think we have a very good relationship, we have a clear idea of what we need to do in the future.

With 90 minutes already under their belt this summer, the French outfit's superior match sharpness should prevent them from succumbing to their opponent's usually dangerous frontline. "And now, people are saying that Wembley is too big?"

Earlier this week, Eriksen warned Spurs' Premier League rivals that the team would remain competitive despite their lack of transfer activity this summer.

"I think it is amazing the facilities we have and the training ground".

Pochettino has blooded youngsters like Harry Winks and Josh Onomah - and helped Harry Kane, 23, become a double Golden Boot winner.

Tottenham Hotspur manager Mauricio Pochettino reiterates that he is fully prepared to give more of his academy graduates a chance to shine next season.