Sandro is absolutely delighted his Brazilian mate Paulinho has struck early form with Tottenham.

The summer signing from Corinthians has scored in his past two outings for his new club and his fellow countryman is thrilled to see him adjust well to English football.

"It was my first time to play with Paulinho and he's amazing," he told the club's official website in the wake of the 4-0 midweek win over Aston Villa in the Capital One Cup.

"He's on fire at the moment. I'm so glad for him and everyone enjoyed this moment."

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