Redknapp challenges Hutton to push for Spurs slot

0

Alan Hutton

Alan Hutton has been challenged by Harry Redknapp to break back into the Tottenham Hotspur first team.

The Scottish full-back came off the bench with Spurs 1-0 down to Wolves to help turn the game and help Spurs to a 3-1 win at the Lane, and scored a lucky third.

With Vedran Corluka’s lack of pace and recent indifferent form, Hutton now has the chance to regain his right-back slot.

“It’s the kind of form he’s capable of,” Redknapp said.

“I spoke to him during the week and he’s a great attacking full-back.

“I said to him he needs to concentrate a little bit more defensively and, if he does that, he’s got everything.

“He’s a great athlete; when he gets forward, he’s got unbelievable pace. He’s aggressive, he’s quick, it’s all there.

“It’s up to him to push on now. Let’s hope he continues to do that.”

Have something to tell us about this article?

LEAVE A REPLY

Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.