Tottenham keeper Friedel: We will take encouragement from fightback

Tottenham can take some encouragement and motivation from their comeback against FC Basel on Thursday night.

Tottenham can take some encouragement and motivation from their comeback against FC Basel on Thursday night.

Spurs fought back from two goals down to force a 2-2 draw with the Swiss champions in the Europa League quarter-final first leg at White Hart Lane and Friedel suggests it will give them impetus to kick on and record a win in Basel next Thursday.

"When you're down 2-0, to come back, we can take a little bit of encouragement from that," Friedel told ITV.

"But we didn't start the game well, we know that and the gaffer had some words at half-time.

"It will be tough out there, but we've got a lot of quality in our squad."

 

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