Dele Alli and Mauricio Pochettino are in confident mood earlier than Tuesday's game in opposition to Barcelona

Dele Alli and Mauricio Pochettino are in confident mood earlier than Tuesday’s game in opposition to Barcelona

Dele Alli believes victory at Barcelona would be among this Tottenham aspect’s greatest achievements as they strive to attain the knockout phases of the Champions League.

Mauricio Pochettino’s aspect dart to the Nou Camp on Tuesday intellectual victory would seal a suite within the last Sixteen.

That will additionally be achieved if Spurs match Inter Milan’s result when they play PSV Eindhoven on the identical night, with each and each degree on seven beneficial properties but with Tottenham boasting a better head-to-head file courtesy of their away aim within the 2-1 defeat within the San Siro on matchday one.

Alli scored his fiftieth Tottenham aim in Saturday’s 2-zero make a selection at Leicester within the Premier League and, after Spurs did no longer pick out their opening three European personnel games, he feels victory in Spain would be one in every of the squad’s greatest successes.

“It may per chance per chance no doubt be up there,” he acknowledged. “They’re one in every of potentially the most fantastic groups on the planet, they like some high quality players and as a kid you dream about playing at the Nou Camp and we are going to circulate there and offers it our simplest shot.

“I’ve had a petite little bit of a wintry but it completely’s no longer too noxious, a wintry may per chance no longer aid me out. We’re ready.

“It be going to be but another powerful game but they’re the games you may per chance be a squawk of, playing one in every of potentially the most fantastic groups on the planet and one of the most considerable enviornment’s greatest players.

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Highlights from Tottenham's make a selection over Leicester within the Premier League

Highlights from Tottenham’s make a selection over Leicester within the Premier League

“You’re looking out to be no longer easy your self and we’re going there with the mentality that we are in a position to make a selection out and we like to guage.

“It be going to be powerful but we like to circulate there and offers it our simplest.”

Alli doubled Tottenham’s lead on Saturday after Heung-Min Son’s lovely first-half opener.

Victory lifted Spurs to Third within the Premier League table and boss Pochettino insisted they’ll make a selection in Barcelona.

They’re one in every of potentially the most fantastic groups on the planet, they like some high quality players and as a kid you dream about playing at the Nou Camp

Dele Alli

“We like now a huge gamble. Sure, I judge,” he acknowledged. “I have we judge, that is the largest thing, after which what occurs, occurs, we are going to revel within the game.

“Obviously [I thought we were still in it], then we won in opposition to PSV and Inter, two victories, after which the third is most likely obviously.

“It be continuously a thrilling place, they’re one in every of potentially the most fantastic groups in Europe and I realize or no longer it’s unbelievable, very thrilling to play in opposition to them.

“Nevertheless at the identical time or no longer it’s going to be powerful to play there, we are going to play one in every of potentially the most fantastic groups in Europe and the supreme manner that we are in a position to even be jubilant will likely be to make a selection out the game, and that will likely be powerful.”