Jose Mourinho has insisted he’s loving having a “selective headache” with Dele Alli and Gareth Bale impressing Tottenham just lately.
Alli was marginalized by the Spurs boss for the primary half of the season and was predicted to leave throughout the January switch window earlier than the membership stopped shifting to Paris St Germain.
The 24-year-old subsequently held clear aerial talks with Mourinho and has been reintegrated into the squad, along with his largest step coming in Wednesday’s 4-0 Europa League victory over Wolfsberger which sent Spurs by means of to final match-16 Friday. after an 8-1 victory on aggregates.
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Alli scored a fantastic overhead kick earlier than setting goals for Carlos Vinicius and Gareth Bale after the break to place himself in competition for extra minutes within the Premier League.
Spurs may do with Alli producing magic like that within the league as they try to arrest a scary run that has seen them lose 5 of their last six video games.
“That is the headache I like,” said Mourinho. “The headache you do not like is the headache of selection. A lot of individuals not performing. A lot of doubts, for adverse causes.
“These are the great problems. However enjoying Sunday, and enjoying Thursday at Fulham, and Sunday against Palace, and enjoying Thursday within the Europa League once more, is what I want.
“The players they should perceive this team idea, and the depth of the video games. And if in case you have everybody ready or enjoying at this level, that is the best factor to occur to the team. “
With Spurs set for a tricky schedule between now and the end of the season, Mourinho is getting ready his complete squad for us.
“We’ve loads to play for, we have now a Premier League, a Europa League, we have now a final (Carabao Cup) to play so each player back is a blessing to us,” added Mourinho.
“Gio (Lo Celso) can also be coming (back), we have now an unbelievable variety of video games.
“Seven of us plus three within the national team are 10 in March. Ten video games I believe are unattainable for a footballer, so when it is unattainable it’s good to have players at your disposal.
“We had a problem for a month with solely Ben Davies within the left-back. Now we have now Ben and (Sergio) Reguilon and we have to have that in each scenario. That is what we’d like as a result of we have now loads to play for. ”