Zokora remains confident of Tottenham UEFA Cup chances

Didier Zokora says Tottenham can still eliminate PSV Eindhoven from the Uefa Cup and then win the competition.

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The versatile ace played alongside Jonathan Woodgate at centre back and could not prevent Jefferson Farfan from scoring the winner at White Hart Lane on Thursday night.

The 27-year-old remains optimistic over Spurs' chances to qualify for the quarter finals and told us that he wants his team to take inspiration from arch-rivals Arsenal's 2-0 win in Milan.

"Honestly tonight (Thursday) we didn't play well and PSV created the better chances for themselves," Zokora told setantasports.com.

"It's a shame because we had to take all three points, I mean we had to ensure we would qualify with a large win.

"I remain optimistic ahead of the second leg and until the end of the competition."

When asked about Spurs chances' to qualify at Philips Stadion with a two-goal difference, the African star answered: "Everything is possible yes. We have seen that Arsenal win 0-2 at Milan so it will inspire us."

Zokora was then asked how difficult defending against Peru international Farfan had been.

"It's far from easy because he's a very quick player and following him was a pain," he added. "We should forget this match and be focused on our London derby against West Ham."

The Ivory Coast international still believes that Juande Ramos can win a third consecutive Uefa Cup despite the disappointing result against the Dutch.

"Everything is possible in football and I hope that we can do it," he finished.

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