The diamond formation proved both a gift and a curse until Fernando Llorente made the score Man City 4-3 Tottenham to put us through on away goals.
Tottenham 6-1 Rochdale: attacking the outside centre backs
The outside centre backs were constantly under attack as our FA Cup 5th round replay ended Tottenham 6-1 Rochdale at Wembley Stadium.
Rochdale 2-2 Tottenham: speed off the striker
Running beyond a deep dropping centre forward saw two goals scored, but our FA Cup tie finished Rochdale 2-2 Tottenham at Spotland Stadium.
Swansea 0-2 Tottenham: Pochettino wins formation chess
Both managers chopped and changed formations to gain the upper hand as it ended Swansea 0-2 Tottenham at the Liberty Stadium.