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Tottenham boss Conte welcomes Kulusevski and Bentancur: Right for our philosophy

Tottenham boss Antonio Conte says he's happy with their January market work.

Conte has welcomed midfield pair Dejan Kulusevski and Rodrigo Bentancur from Juventus.

He said, "I think we signed two new players, [Rodrigo] Bentancur and [Dejan] Kulevski. I think these two players are the right prospects for Tottenham philosophy. Young players, talented players to develop and improve. They are important players for the future.

"We know very well that we need time to do. For the philosophy of Spurs these are good signings for us. About the players who went on loan, they need to play more games. It was right for the club and the players. These players need to play more games. For sure it was strange to send on loan, sell a player in January transfer.

"It means something went wrong in the past. It was strange to let players go in January on loan, and one player to sell. It means in the past we have to see what you did maybe to understand there was some mistakes in the past. You have to buy a player to enforce your team but if you send away players you bought on loan for the last two, three years it means you have done something wrong in the past."

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