forward says he no grudge against manager Mauricio Pochettino – despite being dropped for the final.

Moura scored a second-half hat-trick to turn the semi-final against Ajax on its head and send Spurs to Madrid to face .

But the ian was sidelined for the final because England captain had returned to full fitness.

“I have no problem with it,” said 26-year-old Moura.

Moura came on as a substitute for the final 24 minutes of the 2-0 defeat by Liverpool on 1 June.

“Of course it was difficult because every player wants to play. I am sure it will have been a difficult decision.

“I need to respect the decision of the coach and respect my team-mates.”

Moura joined for £25m from Paris St-Germain in January 2018, but started only two matches in his first half-season.

However, last term he was named in the starting XI 25 times and finished as Spurs’ third-highest scorer in the league with 10 goals.