North London giants Tottenham Hotspur were able to boost their Champions League hopes with the impressive away win over Aston Villa at Villa Park on Sunday night. Ahead of the Villa game, pressure was mounting on Tottenham Hotspur boss Jose Mourinho after his team were knocked out of the UEFA Europa League in a disappointing manner. Spurs had won the first leg 2-0 at home to Dinamo Zagreb of Croatia in their Europa League last 16 tie before the Croatians produced a monumental performance to ensure they seal a quarterfinal spot ahead of Tottenham Hotspur via a 3-2 win. Dinamo Zagreb beat Spurs 3-0 at the end of extra time to ensure that the comeback was complete in the tie. Mislav Orsic was the main man for Dinamo Zagreb against Tottenham Hotspur as he netted all the three goals in that second leg. Orsic scored twice in regulation time before netting the crucial third goal in extra time.
Tottenham Hotspur have finally mentioned the amount it would cost any club looking at the possibility of signing Dele Alli any moment from now. The midfielder is no longer considered to be in manager José Mourinho's plans after falling out completely with the Portuguese boss at the club.
The player, who was yet again left out of the squad that played Sheffield United in the Premier League clash on Sunday has been heavily linked with a move to French giants Paris Saint-Germain all window but Spurs have stopped him from swapping England for France this January so far.
With Jose Mourinho now at Tottenham Hotspurs, there has been some air of difficulties for the former Chelsea’s boss. Shaun Wright- Phillips made some revelations as regards his former boss basing majorly on how Mourinho had managed him then when he was still bossing Chelsea. He mentioned the manager having pre-meditations when he was at Chelsea but due to the play power he was facing at Tottenham, there has been a lot of change.