Mauricio Pochettino unconcerned about Tottenham's transfer activity with no deals close


"Of course, the chairman is the man who manages everything and in the end takes all the decisions", Pochettino said ahead of Tottenham's Premier League match against Everton on Saturday.

Tottenham Hotspur are ready to open talks on extending the contracts of Christian Eriksen and Son Heung-min, and to hand Harry Kane a pay rise.

The club also announced their new stadium will host its first National Football League match on October 14 - but the Oakland Raiders v Seattle Seahawks clash will be the only game next season.

Tottenham Hotspur boss Mauricio Pochettino insists that he and his team need to respect every word chairman Daniel Levy said about keeping players because he is the boss. Left-back Danny Rose is believed to be a target for Manchester United.

"I'm 100 percent confident".

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He added: "Mauricio's strategy has always been that if an opportunity arises that he thinks can improve the squad then we will need to look at it, but January is always a very hard window".

Tottenham will be without midfielder Harry Winks as he's still working his way back from an ankle injury while Toby Alderweireld is also still nursing a hamstring problem.

Defender Mason Holgate was involved in a confrontation with Roberto Firmino at Anfield that could have consequences for both players.

New Everton signing Cenk Tosun is set for his debut after completing a move from Besiktas and Allardyce has confirmed he's itching to feature.

Lennon was a year ago diagnosed with a stress-related illness and received treatment with the Priory Group before returning to play for Everton at the start of the season.