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Tottenham´s Trippier a doubt for Premier League opener

Tottenham´s Trippier a doubt for Premier League opener

The 24-year-old is predominantly a left winger but he's capable of playing centrally if needed so he'd offer Pochettino plenty of options if he was to agree a move to White Hart Lane this summer. It's true that he has crutches, but it's good.

"I can not guess [whether he will be fit for Newcastle] because we need to wait until Monday".

Trippier's potential absence leaves a hole at right-back, following the sale of Kyle Walker to Manchester City, with Pochettino indicating England Under-20 global Kyle Walker-Peters was not ready for a first-team berth.

"We hope it's not a big problem".

Alderweireld added on the aspirations in north London: "We worked very hard in pre-season and now at Wembley it was important to get a good result and performance".

"Our idea was, the same as before, to try to provide the team with more strength and try to sign a few players before the end of the transfer window".

"Poch said the other day he tried to sign [Alvaro] Morata and he said: 'well, where am I going to play?" They are looking for some reserve players really.

Spurs have identified the right-back position as an area that requires strengthening, and Sky sources understand they have considered making a move for Hoffenheim's Jeremy Toljan after cooling their interest in Porto's Ricardo Perreira.

He was replaced by 20-year-old Kyle Walker-Peters before Christian Eriksen scored Tottenham's second goal in the 52nd minute against last season's Champions League finalists.

There was better news on Son Heung-Min, who could feature at Newcastle after breaking his arm during the summer. Today, Tottenham are linked with two Genoa players....

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