The Tottenham manager named Dembélé as one of the best players he has ever worked with on the eve of a trip to Burnley where the Belgian midfielder's skill and physicality will be needed
Mauricio Pochettino cannot help himself. The Tottenham Hotspur manager knows he still has it and whenever the opportunity arises he loves to get involved in a training ground game. The only problem is that his status as the boss appears to count for nothing.
Take the time when he stepped in for an injured player in an eight-versus-eight and went up for a high ball with the 19-year-old defender Cameron Carter-Vickers. Pochettino took a whack on his back and was forced to hobble off.