Mauricio Pochettino has held his press conference ahead of Tottenham’s EFL Cup semi-final second leg at Chelsea.

The Spurs boss reiterated Vincent Janssen is not in his plans, suggesting the Dutchman will be sold in the current transfer window.

However, Pochettino also confirmed Georges-Kevin Nkoudou is in his plans following the winger’s impactful cameo against Fulham on Sunday.

During the press conference, Pochettino said he is “open” to signing new players this month – read more about those quotes here.

Watch Pochettino discuss the futures of Janssen and Nkoudou below.



  1. No knee jerk acquisition of over-priced over paid players required tonget through this rough injury period. Let’s go with what we have. Our objective should be to win every game and every available recognition; but the Carabao Cup is not important enough to shake up the solidity and depth of the team even in the midst of a rough injury period. Let’s just get on with it. The best we can do with what we have available will do.


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