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Mauricio Pochettino on the win and Erik Lamela's unbelievable goal


Tottenham Hotspur boss Mauricio Pochettino was delighted with his side's easy win on Thursday night.

A hat-trick from Harry Kane saw Spurs ease past Greek side Asteras Tripolis as they join Besiktas at the top of Group C of the Europa League.

"I am happy with the result - 5-1 - but disappointed with the last five minutes because we gave the possibility for them to play one-on-one with our keeper," Pochettino said after the game.

"We need to manage better the game. I am disappointed with the last five minutes but after that happy with the result. Our objective was to get the three points and it was done."

Goalkeeper Hugo Lloris was one of the best players for Spurs but saw red in the dying minutes of the game after bringing down Tasos Tsokanis as the last man.

"I think that Hugo's behaviour was correct. Unlucky because it was a red card but I am not happy with the last minutes because our line defensive was very high.

"We gave the possibility to play in behind our defensive line and at 5-0, with three minutes before the end of the game, we were not ready and focused in that action.

"We gave them the possibility to play well one-on-one with the keeper and for that I am not happy."

Erik Lamela's 'rabona' was the highlight of the game and the Argentinean was impressed by the goal.

"It was a very big goal, a great goal, an unbelievable goal," Pochettino said.

"I am happy for him and it helped us to get the three points. Maybe it is the best [by one of my players ever]. Probably."

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