"You have to give the credit to him because he is the only player who gives or provides balance in those transitions - offensive to defensive, defensive to offensive - in the team.
"There is no other player in the team who can provide that. This is the best quality he provides to the team."
"We create myths, me too, I am like you," Pochettino added.
"Sometimes we all create myths but most of the times we are not clinical or honest in the way we assess things.
"Sometimes you think a way about someone because of first impressions and then they stick forever."