Tottenham head coach Antonio Conte states he will just sign gamers with ‘particular attributes’ as he clarified the reasoning behind his transfer organization this summertime.
Spurs started their Premier League project with a definite 4-1 win over Southampton. James Ward-Prowse netted an early opener for the Saints, however Tottenham reacted through objectives from Ryan Sessegnon, Eric Dier, Dejan Kulusevski, and a Mohammed Salisu own objective.
However, none o Conte’s summertime finalizings began the video game, with the Italian choosing the exact same beginning 10 of the 11 gamers that protected Champions League football with a 5-0 win over Norwich on the last day of last season – Cristian Romero returned in location of Davinson Sanchez.
The Spurs manager states he is pleased with the incomings at Spurs, highlighting the addition of gamers with particular qualities.
“Our first target was to improve the squad and the numerical aspect and quality aspect,” stated Conte. “I think we work with common sense to sign players with specific characteristics for our system, for our target and the club work well.
“To play for competitors and if we wish to attempt to be competitive and more powerful than last season, we require to have a team.
“The characteristics are to play intense football, and, to play this type of modern football, the players need to have quality.
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“It is typical he has quality however at the exact same time he needs to be strong physically, an excellent engine, endurance since this league is really, really tough.
“It is totally different to other leagues and we need players with this characteristic to have quality but to be strong physically and to run, to run a lot.
“To bring strength throughout a video game since I like to push however you require to have a gamer strong to do high pressure and this kind of football.”