Tottenham boss Pochettino ‘very proud’ of Dier’s tackle and England’s attitude

first_img TOP WORK huge blow changes Oxlade-Chamberlain suffers another setback as Klopp confirms serious injury SORRY 4 tense gameday cracker Guardiola-inspired tactics: Is this how Arsenal will line up under Arteta? 4 Kieran Trippier celebrates scoring for England against Croatia. Green reveals how he confronted Sarri after Chelsea’s 6-0 defeat at Man City whoops How Everton could look in January under Ancelotti with new signings revealed predicted Dier earned a booking after putting Ramos in the stands getty Did Mahrez just accidentally reveal Fernandinho is leaving Man City this summer? Eric Dier starred for England against Spain “Attitude is important in football for the success and I think it is important for these types of players, I think they have a great potential in the future to win [international] titles.” Most Popular Premier League News Sky Sports presenter apologises for remarks made during Neville’s racism discussion Boxing Day fixtures: All nine Premier League games live on talkSPORT “I think they were brilliant. We were talking about how the attitude was amazing,” he said.“Against Spain if you do not play with more attitude than them, they have unbelievable players and it makes your job difficult.“I think they were outstanding and it’s difficult to say Eric or Harry Winks or Harry Kane or Kieran Trippier [was best], I think all the team was brilliant.“The motivation to play against Spain will be so useful [for Spurs]. You need to play with this attitude and then your quality and your talent appears. latest Tottenham Hotspur manager Mauricio Pochettino has admitted he was proud of Eric Dier’s thundering tackle on Sergio Ramos during the international break.Early on in England’s 3-2 win over Spain, the midfielder went in strong on the Real Madrid defender, earning a harsh booking inside Spain’s penalty area. Liverpool news live: Klopp reveals when Minamino will play and issues injury update 4 Dier won plenty of plaudits for the challenge with many believing it represents the Three Lions’ growth, confidence, and willing to battle at an elite level after years of under performance.Asked if he was proud of the desire shown by Dier, Pochettino told Sky Sports News: “Yes of course, very proud.” Spurs stars continue to make up a large part of the England starting XI with Dier, Kieran Trippier, Harry Winks and Harry Kane all playing against Spain.Pochettino was delighted with their performances and the attitude they display, and he hopes it can bring the best of his men in the Premier League. Liverpool’s signings under Michael Edwards – will Minamino be the next big hit? The average first-team salaries at every Premier League club in 2019 Raheem Sterling and Marcus Rashford celebrate with England captain Harry Kane, who assisted two of their goals against Spain 4last_img read more