MX23RW : Thursday, September 24 04:55:45| >> :120:33943:33943:

Lewis Holtby: 'Players believe in Andre Villas-Boas'

Lewis Holtby insists that Andre Villas-Boas has the full support of the Tottenham Hotspur players.

Tottenham Hotspur attacking midfielder Lewis Holtby has insisted that Andre Villas-Boas has the backing of the players in the dressing room.

The Spurs manager came under criticism after the side's heavy defeat to Manchester City but Holtby, who scored the winner on Wednesday night against Fulham, said that result was the players' fault and not AVB's.

"We are sticking together," Sky Sports News quotes Holtby as saying. "We are not discussing things that are happening outside - that is not our job.

"Our job is to get points to win games and make the fans happy. That is our main objective.

"We have to do our talking on the pitch. We were responsible for that disaster at Manchester City but the way we responded after that has been good. We have to carry on doing that."

The result at Craven Cottage lifted Spurs into sixth.

ID:122304:

Click here for more stories about Lewis Holtby

Click here for more stories about Tottenham Hotspur

Share this article now:
Did you know...?
Tottenham's Vlad Chiriches celebrates after scoring his team's opening goal against Fulham during their Premier League match on December 4, 2013
Read Next:
Match Analysis: Fulham 1-2 Spurs
>
Latest Sports Video
Sports Mole Logo
Enter your email address to subscribe to Sports Mole's free match previews newsletter! Updates are sent twice a week.

rhs 2.0
Europa League
EFL Cup
Belgian Pro League
Finnish Veikkausliiga
Copa Libertadores
Major League Soccer
Brasileiro
Copa do Brasil
AFC Champions League
Chinese Super League
Super League
UEFA Super Cup
Tables

Subscribe to our Newsletter


Transfer Talk Daily
Match previews - twice weekly
Morning Briefing (7am UTC)
Ultra close-up image of Kevin De Bruyne [NOT FOR USE IN ARTICLES]Get the latest transfer news, match previews and news direct to your inbox!