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Mauricio Pochettino’s men must navigate a run of five games in the coming fortnight four away from White Hart Lane that could define their cheap jerseys from china season on all fronts

The League Cup final looms large cheap jerseys china on the horizon as Tottenham prepare to take on Fiorentina in the second leg of a tight Europa League round of 32 tie in Florence on Thursday.

Spurs face a tricky assignment at Stadio Artemio Franchi after Jose Maria Basanta netted an away goal for the Viola in a 1 1 draw at White Hart Lane earlier this month one made wholesale jerseys even more difficult by the fact that Jose Mourinho Chelsea await at Wembley on Sunday.

A 2 2 draw with West Ham on Sunday also dented Tottenham top four charge, and Mauricio Pochettino men must now navigate a run of five games in the coming fortnight four away from White Hart Lane that could define their season on all fronts.

But midfielder Nabil Bentaleb insists Spurs challenging schedule will not inhibit their efforts to overcome Fiorentina and progress in Europe.

“We would be gutted if we go out of the Europa League,” he told reporters. “We going to go to Fiorentina on Thursday to win that game.

“If we start thinking like this [that elimination would be a good thing] we not going anywhere. We have to keep that hunger we have inside us to want to win everything.

“We have big chances in both competitions. We have a large squad, we have the qualities to play well in this competition and I think we want to prove that.

“It not like everything back in doubt because we drew against West Ham. We know what we want to do before the end of the season and we will keep working to get our targets.”

Fiorentina were also held in their domestic competition at the weekend, with Mohamed Salah 85th minute goal not enough to secure maximum points against Torino.

Giuseppe Vives late qualiser proved a source of frustration for Vincenzo Montella, who is predicting an open encounter at the Stadio Artemi Franchi.

“Our defence held up well over the 90 minutes [against Torino] but we were naive to concede that goal,” Montella told Sky Italia. “We weren very clear headed in the final minutes; we learn from that for the future.

“It will be an open game against Tottenham on Thursday. We want to give the best of ourselves as we did in the first leg.”

Montella will wholesale nfl jerseys likely be without goalkeeper Ciprian Tatarusanu (back), but Borja Valero could return after suffering an ankle wound in the first leg against Tottenham, who have no fresh injury concerns.Articles Connexes: