Aurier: Tottenham need to be Premier League leaders
Victory over Man Metropolis on Saturday shot Jose Mourinho’s aspect to the summit of the English top-flight
Serge Aurier believes it’s too early for Premier League title discussions however Tottenham Hotspur need to be on the prime of the desk.
The Ivorian defender produced a stable efficiency on Saturday as Spurs overtook Leicester Metropolis on the summit of the league with a 2-0 win over Manchester Metropolis.
The victory introduced them stage on 20 factors with reigning champions Liverpool however they’ve a superior aim distinction.
Whereas they goal for his or her first league success since 1961, Aurier has warned his teammates not get carried away by their spectacular eight-game unbeaten run within the Premier League.
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“The target is to attempt to keep there for so long as attainable. We’re very blissful about what’s going on and our place as a result of we need to be prime of the desk,” Aurier mentioned, per ESPN.
“And I am unable to neglect that we dropped some factors stupidly at residence in opposition to West Ham or Newcastle.
“Nevertheless, I believe it’s too early to consider the title. We won’t rush something. A few weeks in the past, Southampton have been prime of the desk after which it was Leicester. Now it’s us.
“We are attempting to do higher than final season. We did not begin nicely within the final marketing campaign. It’s a lot better already this season.
“We simply wish to be within the dialog and we’re. We have now massive video games developing and we would like extra outcomes like in opposition to Manchester Metropolis and we are going to proceed to combat for the challenges to come back.”
Tottenham are one of many highest scoring golf equipment within the Premier League this season with Harry Kane having a tally of seven objectives and 9 assists whereas Heung-Min Son has scored 9 objectives with two assists in 9 video games.
Aurier is stuffed with reward for the standard in Spurs’ assault and he acknowledged all of the departments are working as a staff.
“Offensively, we’ve gamers in nice type who’re working onerous, are making the efforts defensively for the staff as nicely,” he added.
“For now, we’re collectively, we work collectively, we win collectively and at some point we are going to lose collectively however we must keep united.
“Like I mentioned, I’m not a dreamer however I want to dream that on the finish of the season we can be blissful and be rewarded finally.”
After Thursday’s Uefa Europa League outing in opposition to Ludogorets, Tottenham Hotspur go to Chelsea at Stamford Bridge for his or her subsequent Premier League fixture on Sunday.
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