20 Apr Tottenham news: Heung-min Son shining to create Spurs’f***ing serious’ Champions League contenders, states Dimitar Berbatov
The former Tottenham striker admits the South Korean ahead is going to be a huge miss when prohibited for the initial leg of a semi-final showdown with Ajax
Tottenham are very”f***ing serious” contenders for the Champions League, asserts Dimitar Berbatov, together with Heung-min Son directing the manner despite facing an undercover semi-final ban.
Spurs have reserved their place in the previous four of the continental contest after viewing off Borussia Dortmund and Manchester City at the knockout stages.
A thrilling off goals achievement against Premier League competitions was procured in dramatic fashion in the Etihad Stadium, together with VAR help helping Mauricio Pochettino’s side through.
They’re now set to confront surprise bundle Ajax for the best to grace a European showpiece at Madrid on June 1.
Spurs will probably be carrying on that challenge without assistance from talismanic striker Harry Kane, as he nurses a knock, however, Berbatov is very happy to observe others stepping up to lead the way.
The former Tottenham frontman advised Betfair:”it is a real positive for Tottenham that they arrived through this second-leg with no Harry Kane.
“Should they achieve the closing I guess there’s a possibility he could play which would be incredible for your own team but I am so pleased to find that the team can perform the business without him.
“You can’t rely on on one participant to take the team. In the long run, it is all about the team and togetherness and they’ve demonstrated they could do it when he is not there.
“They’re heroes of course one individual who always measures us is Heung Min-Son and that I do not have the words to explain what he is doing for Spurs in the present time.
“It is all happening because of himhe scores incredible targets and in the conclusion of [the City] match was doing some fairly decent defending also! He will be a significant miss for Spurs in that leg from Ajax.”
Berbatov additional on Spurs’ chances of claiming a primary European Cup victory in what’s been a memorable effort for the club”Tottenham can look at themselves now and say’We’ve the stadium and we’ve only beaten Manchester City and their superstars.
“We’re ***ing severe and we’ve got an opportunity here to make history’
“Picture Spurs winning the Champions League, which will be a fairytale!
“Recall that they were nearly dead from the group point so this is really a really amazing comeback.
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“Following the match, I watched Mauricio Pochettino revealing emotion like never before. He hugged two of his supporters so challenging and was crying, it was amazing to see. You could see exactly what it meant to him.
“It’s possible for them at this time.”
Before turning their focus back to Champions League action, Spurs have yet another meeting with title-chasing Town to participate in on Saturday that will observe invaluable Premier League points placed on online.