Sherwood is now adjusting to the demands of being the top man at Spurs.
"I don't sleep and when you do, you wake up after two hours thinking about Emmanuel Adebayor," said Sherwood.
"That can't be right but it's better me waking up thinking about him than my missus!
"The game, the job and the club are on my mind all the time and I expected that after learning from the managers I have worked with. I try to go home and switch off but it's extremely difficult."
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