Antonio Conte has warned his Tottenham stars that nobody is undroppable within the aftermath of their sloppy Champions League defeat at Sporting Lisbon.
Conte’s aspect crashed to their first loss in eight video games in all competitions this season as Sporting scored twice in stoppage-time to win 2-0 on Tuesday.
Though Tottenham had been in good kind earlier than their journey to Portugal, there have been issues over the type of South Korea ahead Son Heung-min.
Son has failed to attain a single aim this time period after ending because the Premier League’s joint top-scorer final season.
Harry Kane additionally missed a number of possibilities within the Sporting defeat and Conte was fast to make it clear he will not tolerate sustained durations of poor kind, even from his finest gamers.
“There aren’t any gamers which can be undroppable. This needs to be very clear,” Conte instructed reporters on Thursday.
“If I’m telling this it’s only to guard my gamers and to offer them the likelihood to be, in each second, on the high.
“Then very properly you’ll be able to play one sport properly, one other you’ll be able to rating, one other not, however my job is to attempt to shield my gamers and to guard the crew.
“Within the Champions League they’re at all times huge video games and for that reason I must have all my gamers obtainable.
“I want all my gamers obtainable for rotation to be in each second prepared once I name them to play and to play properly for the crew, for the membership, for the followers, for everyone.”
Conte was happy to see Tottenham’s gamers had been so offended after the loss and he referred to as on them to make use of their frustration to gas a bounce-back end result when Leicester go to north London for Saturday’s Premier League conflict.
“For that reason we’ve got to be a bit offended, to try to have an excellent response, as a result of now we’ve got the likelihood to play one other sport within the Premier League and for us it is essential to get a win,” he mentioned.
“On the similar time you are enjoying in opposition to Leicester. We’re speaking about Brendan Rodgers, who’s a extremely good supervisor, who gained loads in his profession, so for that reason we’ve got to pay nice consideration.”