London – Tottenham Hotspur staring at a busy period in which they have to undergo six games in a span of 16 days. Although faced with a huge challenge, Mauricio Pochettino not save special concern.
Spurs will face Fiorentina in the first leg of the Europa League last 32, Friday (20/02/2015) pm dawn tomorrow. This is the first game in the series of six matches over 16 days that will be undertaken Lily Whites.
That means, pause owned Spurs from one game to another game less than three days. This dense schedule obviously would affect physical player and potentially disrupt their pace in the competition.
Spurs alone there are currently sixth in the Premier League standings and on a mission into the top four. They are just three points of Southampton in the order of four. In addition, children of north London likely won the English League Cup with a face Chelsea in the final.
Faced with this challenge, Pochettino actually quite enthusiastic. In the team, he said he is ready to undergo a busy schedule facing.
“The match tomorrow is the 42nd to us within seven months. It is important to set the squad and always analyzed after the game each player and the existing case. After that, it must be smart to choose the best players to appear in every game,” said Pochettino cited Sky Sports.
“For me, I prefer to play every three days because it is a good sign that we are still fighting in all competitions. We have a strong squad to play in the Europa League, Premier League and League Cup final against Chelsea.”
“I’m happy. There is no particular concerns about this. All the members of our squad is fit and in very good track,” said he.
After Fiorentina, respectively Spurs will face West Ham United, Fiorentina (second leg), Chelsea (League Cup Final), Swansea City and Queens Park Rangers.