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Dejan Kulusevski backs himself to fill Maddison’s void


Tottenham Hotspur star Dejan Kulusevski has backed himself to fill the void of James Maddison amid his harm absence.

After becoming a member of Spurs from Leicester Metropolis in a £40m deal final summer time, Maddison has already established himself as a key member of Ange Postecoglou’s first eleven this season. Nevertheless, the Englishman has at the moment been sidelined for the upcoming couple of months having sustained an harm.

So, the Lilywhites boss has been attempting completely different mixtures in current video games to discover a appropriate substitute for Maddison. Postecoglou opted to vary his formation and went a bit conservative towards Wolverhampton Wanderers, deploying Pierre-Emile Hojbjerg, nonetheless, Spurs didn’t look good and finally misplaced the sport.

Postecoglou opted to deploy Kulusevski within the attacking midfield place within the final recreation towards Aston Villa and the North London membership displayed a promising efficiency, although additionally they misplaced the encounter. So, it’s now going to be fascinating to see whether or not the Spurs boss decides to proceed with Kulusevski within the quantity ten function within the upcoming matches.

Now, throughout an interview with Soccer London, Kulusevski has backed himself to play within the attacking midfield place and says that he has been taking part in there for all of his life so it gained’t be a problem for him.

Kulusevski able to fill Maddison’s void

When requested whether or not he can play within the quantity ten function, Kulusevski stated:

“Completely. I’ve achieved all of it my life so it’s nothing new to me. In fact within the second half I performed proper wing however I felt good. Bodily I really feel actually good so I’m completely happy and I do know I’m on the fitting path to make higher and proceed to play like this.”

Kulusevski has loved a shiny begin to this season and he has been taking part in a key function in Spurs’ promising begin. Nevertheless, after shedding three consecutive video games having loved an unbeaten begin, Spurs have discovered themselves in a spot of hassle. Tottenham will now face off towards Manchester Metropolis of their subsequent recreation so the fixture gained’t get any simpler for the North London membership.

So, it’s going to be fascinating to see whether or not Tottenham can overcome their shedding streak versus the reigning Premier League champions or not.



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