Tottenham Hotspur supervisor Antonio Conte believes that solely money and time can assist them turn into contenders and has urged the board to spend money on top players if they’re to compete with the “monsters” at the top of the Premier League.
Spurs, fifth in the league, journey to second-placed Liverpool on Saturday (May 7), with 21 factors separating the two sides.
“If you have time, passion and a lot of money to invest, you can try to become competitive and to fight against these monsters,” Conte instructed reporters forward of the recreation.
“It’s a difficult path because now this league is tough and the gap that exists between the top teams and the other teams is an important gap, but we have to try to work very hard and to improve season by season with good investment.”
Spurs introduced in Dejan Kulusevski and Rodrigo Bentancur from Juventus in January and Conte known as for extra such signings following the duo’s spectacular begin in north London.
“A top player will improve your team and the quality of your squad. If you want to win something, for sure you need players at the top, not medium-level players,” added the Italian.
Spurs, who failed to rating towards Brentford and Brighton & Hove Albion, have gained simply one in every of their final three league video games and path Arsenal by two factors in the race for the final Champions League spot with 4 video games remaining.
Conte, nonetheless, insisted his staff have been making progress.
“Before Brighton and Brentford we were behind the others. Then we got into the third and fourth places and we tried to defend that position. But I think this team and this group of players are improving with every aspect,” he stated.
“A lot of people speak about ‘winning mentality’ but you get the winning mentality when you start to win. Winning becomes a drug for you and you want to repeat it … this is important.”
Source : channelnewsasia.com