Pochettino tells Spurs to 'take risks' in summer

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Erik Lamela of Tottenham Hotspur celebrates after scoring his sides third goal during the Premier League match between Tottenham Hotspur and Leicester City at Wembley Stadium on May 13, 2018 in London, England.

"Leicester actually have the upper hand over Spurs with 10 wins compared to the Londoners" eight across that period.

The Argentine coach has achieved three consecutive top three finishes for Spurs, and Champions League football in their new stadium but his mind was already racing on to the challenge of doing it again next season. Mauricio Pochettino implements a high defensive line and Leicester again had the pace in attack to put Spurs to the sword.

Puel, who received the backing of Thai owners chairman Vichai Srivaddhanaprabha and his son Top after a meeting earlier this week, said it was crucial to give a decent run to the manager to allow the club to progress on the pitch.

The sides went in level at the break and Leicester came out with their tales up and, two minutes into the second half, made it 3-1 when Iheanacho picked the ball up centrally, drove to the edge of the box and fired the ball into the top right corner past a helpless Lloris. Harry Winks (ankle) continues rehab and remains unavailable. Kane raced clear and slotted home to make it 1-1 as he tried to win the PL Golden Boot for the third-straight season.

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Tottenham finish the season on 77 points, while Leicester have 47 points but Claude Puel's future is uncertain. The Algerian will be grateful to Kelechi Iheancho, Adrien Silva and Jamie Vardy for their lovely football in the build up to his strike.

Tottenham didn't play their best game to knock off Leicester City, but they did manage to beat the Foxes at their own game.

Leicester have lost both of their previous games against Spurs at Wembley, losing 0-2 in the 1961 FA Cup final and 0-1 in the 1999 League Cup final.

Leicester haven't done the league double over Tottenham since the 1998-99 season. He's now scored 28 league goals in his last 47 meetings with the Premier League's top six sides with the England global excellent against a high defensive line.

Game over? No. Harry Kane had other ideas.

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