Tottenham star Christian Eriksen praised the contributions of his teammates Son Heung-min and Victor Wanyama forward of their Sunday conflict in opposition to struggling Southampton.
Son joined Spurs in 2015 from Bayer Leverkusen and has since made 117 appearances for the membership, netting 40 occasions. 11 of these targets has come this season for the 25-year-old, who has developed into one of many Premier League’s finest attackers.
Wanyama signed for Tottenham a 12 months later and appeared 47 occasions in his first marketing campaign, scoring 5 targets. This season, nevertheless, has been hampered by damage, which has seen the 26-year-old make solely six appearances.
Forward of Tottenham’s recreation with Southampton this weekend, Eriksen praised teammate Son for his influence throughout his time on the membership.
As quoted by Sky Sports activities, the 25-year-old mentioned: “He may have had much more consideration than he has had as a result of he has finished very properly since he is been right here.
“Originally right here he was getting used to the rhythm of the Premier League however now he is topping up the performances with the targets and he is nice to play alongside.”
Eriksen additionally credited midfielder Wanyama for his skill as a defensive midfielder.
He continued: “He is a improbable teammate. A group participant who all the time places his foot in and does the work for the group. On the pitch, I do know if I am going ahead there’s a man behind me who will attempt to win the ball again so we will go ahead once more. He is aware of his position and he performs it very properly.
“On the pitch you may belief him; he is protected on the ball, a great passer, a great tackler and naturally he is a powerful man who you do not get previous very simply. He has a little bit of every part for a holding midfielder.”
When requestedwhether or not the success on Tottenham’s season can be judged on the membership profitable a trophy, the Spurs midfielder mentioned it will be depending on how the season progresses.
He continued: “Is dependent upon the way it goes. You may play an excellent recreation in opposition to Juve and nonetheless lose and it will be very disappointing, however we may additionally go on and see how far that competitors goes for us.
“Everybody says to take one recreation at a time however there’s nothing else we will do. It is the identical in all of the cup video games and we’ll see the place we go subsequent. We really feel comfy and assured proper now.”