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​Alderweireld tells Tottenham to summon spirit of Amsterdam

Tottenham defender Toby Alderweireld says his side will have to call on the spirit of Amsterdam to progress in the Champions League.

Spurs are down 1-0 after their first leg of the round of 16 game against RB Leipzig.

They lost the home leg, which means they must go to Germany and get a win by a clear margin.

Alderweireld hopes they can repeat the heroics against Ajax in Amsterdam in the semi finals last season.

"We are still in it. Of course we wanted a better result, but we know we have the quality to win everywhere we want," said the defender to reporters.

"Something we proved last season is that we can score everywhere. Of course we will need a little bit of luck, but it is the first half. The second half is yet to come.

"I think it was a difficult game. You can see they have a lot of quality. We stayed in the game and I think the second half was much better than the first.

"We were unfortunate that we could not score a goal. It is all to play for."

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