Toby Alderweireld admits spending time with Belgium provides a “nice” change in scenery
Toby Alderweireld has been one of the starts that has struggled this season at Tottenham.
The Belgian is a free agent at the end of the season, but just hasn’t been at his best for Spurs.
The 30-year-old has had two woeful performances over the past week but is still part of the Belgium national side.
Alderweireld couldn’t keep Bayern Munich from scoring seven past us and Brighton also beat us 3-0.
Spurs have been in a rut since the start of the campaign but will have a couple of weeks to get the house in order.
Alderweireld spoke about Tottenham’s current plight and believed things would work out. The Belgian was quoted by DH as saying (h/t Football.london):
“A career is made of ups and downs. A few months ago, we were playing in the Champions League finals. It’s proof that everything can change very quickly, whether it’s good or bad.”
The 30-year-old added that the team didn’t need to “panic” but added that the national side provided a welcome relief away from Spurs:
“All we need to do is win a few games to get back on track, but I’m not hiding that being with the national team is a nice change of scenery.”
Belgian pair to return early
Jan Vertonghen has also struggled alongside Alderweireld this season, but the pair should return from their trip early.
Football.london reports that Belgium’s final game of this break is on Sunday, and the pair should be back at Hotspur War earlier than the other players.
The experience of the Belgian pair should have helped us during this tough time, and it will be interesting to see how they perform in the next game.
More Tottenham News
- Real Madrid could offer Luka Modric in deal for Christian Eriksen
- Eric Dier to be transfer listed by Tottenham in January
- Jose Mourinho is eyeing the Tottenham managerial post
Alderweireld is correct in suggesting that things can change quickly in football, and hopefully, we go on a string of wins after the international break.
Spurs Transfer News
Boost for Mourinho as La Liga ace worth €15million is open to Tottenham transfer
Stefan Savic keen on Tottenham Hotspur switch According to Todofichajes (h/t Football.london), Atletico Madrid centre-back defender Stefan Savic would be...
Transfer News: Ligue 1 chief reveals offers for Tottenham target worth £70million
Lille chief confirms Victor Osimhen transfer offers amidst Tottenham Hotspur interest According to the Daily Mail, Lille owner Gerard Lopez...
“The right step at that moment” – Tottenham star opens up on joining the club in January
Steven Bergwijn opens up on leaving PSV for Tottenham Hotspur According to Dutch publication De Telegraaf (h/t Football.london), Tottenham Hotspur...
Tottenham may have to sell fan favourite to free wages for the signing of Chelsea star
Jose Mourinho needs to offload Erik Lamela to free up wages for Willian According to the Daily Star, Tottenham Hotspur...
Tottenham Hotspur target drops transfer hint with social media activity
Pierre-Emile Hojbjerg drops Tottenham transfer hint on social media Southampton midfielder Pierre-Emile Hojbjerg, who is a summer transfer target for...
Tottenham face competition from local rivals in pursuit of Serie A star
Tottenham face West Ham competition in Timothy Castagne chase According to reputed journalist Nicolo Schira (h/t Football.london), Tottenham are set...
Report: Tottenham told to pay £8m to sign Brazilian star on loan for next season
Tottenham will have to pay £8m to sign Philippe Coutinho on loan According to a report from Football Insider (h/t...
Agent of 18-goal Ligue 1 star reveals talks with Tottenham boss Jose Mourinho
Agent of Victor Osimhen reveals talks with Tottenham boss Jose Mourinho In an interview with Nigerian newspaper The Cable (h/t...
Tottenham star edges closer to exit as Serie A outfits lead chase
Jan Vertonghen nears Tottenham exit with Inter Milan, Roma leading chase According to a report from Calciomercato (h/t Daily Mail),...
Report: Tottenham youngster set to extend loan spell at current club
Kyle Walker-Peters set to stay at Southampton till the end of the season As reported by the Daily Echo, Tottenham...