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The guests of the Sunday Supplement explain how Mauricio Pochettino prepares to win Chelsea at Wembley

The guests of the Sunday Supplement explain how Mauricio Pochettino prepares to win Chelsea at Wembley

Mauricio Pochettino led Tottenham's impressive 3-1 win over Chelsea on Saturday night and the Sunday Supplement panel dissected how the Argentinian got the better of his Italian counterpart.

Tottenham topped Chelsea in third place in the Premier League after inflicting a first defeat in the league for London rivals.

The home side took a two-goal lead after Dele Alli and Harry Kane scored before Heung-min Son's excellent solo goal sealed the victory nine minutes after half-time.

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Highlights of Tottenham's 3-1 victory over Chelsea in the Premier League

Highlights of Tottenham's 3-1 victory over Chelsea in the Premier League

However, according to Matt Law, it was the Spurs coach's tactics that were the key to victory at the home of football.

"I was very impressed with the way Pochettino put Tottenham in, he defeated Sarri on the day with his tactics." the Daily Telegraph's football news correspondent told Sunday Supplement.

"Son was an interesting selection, they had an agreement with South Korea that he would not go to the international service in the last range, so he was one of the few high-end players who had not left.

Pochettino got everything right and Sarri understood everything wrong.

Matt Law, Daily Telegraph football news correspondent

"So he played with it and you could tell the energy he had, since a lot of people might have expected Erik Lamela to start such a game and that it was worth it.

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"Harry Winks on the bench, Juan Foyt instead of Jan Vertonghen – he could have brought Vertonghen back.He put Alli to Jorginho and almost tagged him sometimes, and it only worked surprisingly.

"They let the ball out a lot for the No. Kante Goal when Chelsea were attacking and he kept breaking, since his distribution is probably his weak spot and they punctuated that."

Mauricio Pochettino (left) and Spurs inflicted a first defeat in the championship of the season at Maurizio Sarri's Chelsea on Saturday

Mauricio Pochettino (left) and Spurs inflicted a first defeat in the championship of the season at Maurizio Sarri's Chelsea on Saturday

"And I just thought Pochettino was all right and Sarri understood everything wrong."

Meanwhile, Saturday's dominating display also confirmed that the north London club – which is now only five points behind Manchester City – is actually going to places under Pochettino.

"Pochettino completely changed the club, which is worth much more than winning a trophy," said Law, a vision Oliver Holt agreed to.

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"Tottenham were superb and on a different level from Chelsea and this was a team that entered the game undefeated," he said. the mail on Sunday chief sports writer.

"They seem to be going from strength to strength and this was probably the best Premier League presentation I've ever seen this season."


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