The openness of Mauricio Pochettino’s formation is both the gift and the curse as our Premier League clash finishes Man Utd 1-0 Spurs at Old Trafford.
Mauricio Pochettino has to address the problems in defensive midfield if Spurs are to progress towards the goal of Champions League football.
A sensational display takes advantage of three box-to-box midfielders and the Magpies lack of a holding player to see it finish Newcastle 0 Spurs 4.
With Tim Sherwood looking to bring his youth charges through, Nabil Bentaleb has been the pioneer. Here we analyse his first two starts for Spurs.