Tottenham Hotspur have had a near-perfect pre-season this year, with wins coming against Juventus, Real Madrid, and Bayern Munich so far. The only blip came in a near-loss against Man United in Shanghai.
While many expected the likes of Harry Kane and Heung Min Son to shine as they have done, few would have expected Erik Lamela to make such an impact.
The Argentine, who has always struggled to stay injury-free in North London, has been an instrumental part in Tottenham’s wins over the past month.
Scoring against Juventus and Bayern Munich, Lamela has shown good fitness, awareness, sharpness, and desire in a Lilywhite shirt.
Should he start come the opening Prem match?
Here are his pre-season highlights:
Tottenham Hotspur midfielder Erik Lamela’s key highlights from his pre-season campaign for Spurs so far. ??
Can we trick him into thinking pre-season is a 38 game season?
— Last Word On Spurs? (@LastWordOnSpurs) August 1, 2019
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