He now has four goals this week alone and Pochettino believes he is such an example to his squad, he is now replaying video clips of him to them. I couldn't say that today. We knew we had to stay compact and we knew we were going to have to put the work in.
"There were some hairy moments and they came very close on a couple of occasions".
Pochettino acknowledged Wednesday's victory meant "more than three points" ahead of Swansea City's visit on Saturday.
"The first step was to get to half-time having kept things tight", said Clement.
He was taken out to a standing ovation, allowing Fernando Llorente his Spurs debut and taking with him a record that now reads 28 objectives in his past 22 games for club and also nation. A good individual goal, Jan just kind of booted it up in the air and I was there to chase it down and managed to get a good finish off in the end.
The contrast is all the more dramatic given Spurs' relentless form at White Hart Lane last season, where they were unbeaten in the league and took 18 points out of 18 against the league's bottom six. This isn't a player arriving off the back of a solitary good season in the lower leagues - this is an influential European Championship victor at the age of just 18.
"All our guys defended brilliantly, that puts in good stead for the future to know that we can go to hard places and grind out a result". You can spend your favorite time with the favorite club from 05:30 pm BST.
"He is suffering a lot - for eight or nine months - since January".
The first half went on as neither team could produce any clear goal-scoring opportunities despite Tottenham with majority of the possession.