Manchester Metropolis midfielder Rodri considers Tottenham as a Premier League title rival this season on account of their development below Antonio Conte.
Conte guided Chelsea to the Premier League title in 2016/17, his first season in English soccer and a yr after the Blues had completed tenth, and has received Serie A with each Juventus and Inter. He has additionally steered Spurs again into the Champions League since taking up lower than 11 months in the past.
Tottenham are one in all solely two remaining unbeaten groups left within the Premier League seven video games into the marketing campaign, alongside Rodri’s Metropolis.
Spurs have the identical document as Metropolis (5 wins, two attracts) and are just one level behind Arsenal, who’ve set the tempo to this point.
“[Tottenham] have put collectively an important squad and so they have a supervisor who has very clear concepts and who is aware of convey them completely,” Rodri informed Gazzetta dello Sport.
“They know what they should do and so they do it with nice precision. I see Spurs as candidates for the title. Conte’s profession speaks for itself.”
Spurs and Metropolis had been attributable to face one another earlier this month, however it fell on the weekend that every one Premier League soccer was postponed out of respect for the passing of Queen Elizabeth II.
For extra from Jamie Spencer, observe him on Twitter and Fb!