Report shares the three major reasons why Poch dropped Vertonghen for Villa game

Report shares the three major reasons why Poch dropped Vertonghen for Villa game – originally posted on Sportslens.com

Report: Villa monitoring Liverpool striker… & forward Guardiola dubbed 'natural goalscorer'
Monday December 02, 2019

Report: Villa monitoring Liverpool striker… & forward Guardiola dubbed 'natural goalscorer' – originally posted on Sportslens.com According to The Athletic, Aston Villa are keeping an eye on Liverpool striker Rhian Brewster ahead of a possible loan move in January, while Leicester City forward Kelechi Iheanacho is also being watched. The Nigerian international was the hero

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According to The Times’ Sports reporter Gary Jacob, Tottenham Hotspur boss Mauricio Pochettino dropped Belgian defender Jan Vertonghen from the Aston Villa game last weekend as he wanted to make a statement and because of the player’s fitness levels and pre-season form.

Jan Vertonghen dropped against Aston Villa because of his fitness levels and pre-season. Pochettino wanted to make a statement . More @TimesSport
— Gary Jacob (@garyjacob) August 13, 2019

Opinion: Leeds must raid PL giants for talented attacker in January, would transform them
Saturday November 30, 2019

Opinion: Leeds must raid PL giants for talented attacker in January, would transform them – originally posted on Sportslens.com Leeds United should look to sign Rhian Brewster from Liverpool. The highly talented striker has been linked with a loan move away from the Reds. He needs to play more first-team football in order to continue

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Spurs came back from a goal down to secure a 3-1 victory over the newly-promoted side on Saturday, with Davinson Sanchez and Toby Alderweireld playing in centre defence.
Pochettino decided to exclude the Belgium international from his starting line-up and entire matchday squad, and the Argentine manager claimed the 32-year-old was left out of the squad for purely tactical reasons.
However, it seems there were more reasons as to why he wasn’t in the boss’ plans.
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