“Play like Messi” – Pochettino’s solution to overcoming Ajax in return leg
Tottenham have quite a bit of work to do against Ajax in the Champions League semifinal as they go into the second leg at Amsterdam with a 1-0 deficit, courtesy of a strike by midfielder Donny van de Beek.
Spurs now have to beat Ajax at the Johan Cruijff Arena on Wednesday in order to have a chance of progressing into the final in Madrid.
If they manage to progress to the final, it seems likely that Spurs will come up against Barcelona, after the Catalans demolished Liverpool 3-0 in the first leg of the other semifinal tie on Wednesday.
Lionel Messi scored a brace, including a beautifully placed free kick as Barca effectively have a foot in the final ahead of the return leg at Anfield.
Tottenham manager Mauricio Pochettino was all praise fo...
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