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ENGLISH PREMIER LEAGUE

2018/2019 Season

POS TEAM W D L PTS
4 Watford 4 1 1 13
5 Tottenham 4 0 2 12
6 Man Utd 3 1 2 10
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Tottenham manager Mauricio Pochettino says 'embarrassing' late goal doesn't spoil win

Tottenham Hotspur bounced back from a string of poor results to secure a hard-fought 1-2 win over Brighton & Hove Albion.
Tottenham Hotspur bounced back from a string of poor results to secure a hard-fought 1-2 win over Brighton & Hove Albion.
Tottenham Hotspur bounced back from a string of poor results to secure a hard-fought 1-2 win over Brighton & Hove Albion.
ESPN FC's Alexis Nunes and Steve Nicol break down Saturday's fixtures from the Premier League, which saw Liverpool win again and Man City thrash Cardiff.

BRIGHTON -- Tottenham manager Mauricio Pochettino praised his players' spirit after they repelled a series of set pieces at Brighton & Hove Albion and ended a three-match losing run with a 2-1 victory despite conceding a late goal.

Harry Kane converted a penalty while Erik Lamela came off the bench to double Spurs' lead, and Pochettino was pleased with his side's determined defending -- apart from the moment when they allowed Anthony Knockaert to break away and score in the 93rd minute.

"The spirit...

'It's an insult if someone beats you' on set pieces - Mauricio Pochettino

ESPN FC's Craig Burley feels Mauricio Pochettino's continued changes to Tottenham's lineup may be a reason for Harry Kane's slow start this season.
Eric Lamela gives his thoughts on Harry Kane's form, Tottenham's title ambitions and Mauricio Pochettino's influence on him.
Tottenham's Mauricio Pochettino is not concerned by Harry Kane's three game goal draught but admits his side struggle to find goals when the striker doesn't score.
Stewart Robson and Steve Nicol believe there's more to Spurs' losing run than fatigue, suggesting Mauricio Pochettino is to blame for his frequent changes to the lineup.
Craig Burley believes Tottenham boss Mauricio Pochettino should practice the team-continuity that is helping Liverpool succeed this season.

Tottenham Hotspur manager Mauricio Pochettino says his players should feel insulted and dishonoured if they lose their personal battles at free kicks and corners.

Spurs have conceded four goals from set pieces in their last three matches and are sure to be tested again by Brighton on Saturday given Seagulls centre-back Shane Duffy has already scored twice this season.

"It's an insult if someone beats you," said Pochettino. "If I am supposed to mark someone and he touches the ball then it's like...

Tottenham respected Mohamed Salah, Roberto Firmino too much - Mauricio Pochettino

Stewart Robson and Steve Nicol believe there's more to Spurs' losing run than fatigue, suggesting Mauricio Pochettino is to blame for his frequent changes to the lineup.
Craig Burley believes Tottenham boss Mauricio Pochettino should practice the team-continuity that is helping Liverpool succeed this season.
Paul Mariner breaks down how Spurs threw away their comfortable 1-0 lead at Inter to lose their opening Champions League match, at the San Siro.

Mauricio Pochettino said he is frustrated by different aspects of Tottenham's passing in their last two defeats and suggested his defenders were intimidated by Liverpool's forwards last Saturday.

Spurs have given the ball away in dangerous areas against both Jurgen Klopp's Reds in the Premier League and Inter Milan in the Champions League in the last week, losing 2-1 both times.

But Pochettino has identified contrasting deficiencies and feels it would be entirely wrong to apply the same analysis...

Hugo Lloris' injury vs. Man United may be down to stress after arrest - Pochettino

Stewart Robson and Steve Nicol believe there's more to Spurs' losing run than fatigue, suggesting Mauricio Pochettino is to blame for his frequent changes to the lineup.
Tottenham manager Mauricio Pochettino discusses Hugo Lloris drink-driving offence, revealing the goalkeeper is punishing himself for his mistake.
Craig Burley believes Tottenham boss Mauricio Pochettino should practice the team-continuity that is helping Liverpool succeed this season.

Mauricio Pochettino believes the stress caused by Hugo Lloris' arrest for drink-driving may have contributed to the thigh injury that has ruled the goalkeeper out of Tottenham's three successive defeats.

Spurs' captain suffered the problem during the 3-0 victory at Manchester United on Aug. 27, less than four days after being pulled over and charged by police in central London.

"I think he was under stress during the game against Manchester United," said Pochettino. "In that stress, maybe it created...