Dele Alli will also miss out tomorrow because of a hamstring injury he suffered playing for England last week, but Heung-min Son will be available again after his lengthy stint on global duty with South Korea. Because he is a clever, he learns and now he is going to move on.' For Pochettino, it is the latest in a series of complications at the beginning of this campaign.
"He's the first [to accept it was a mistake], he told me, "Gaffer, it's a massive lesson for me".
He is now out of action with a thigh injury sustained during his side's victory at Manchester United.
"He's a man, but I think the most important thing is everyone can make a mistake".
"I am disappointed", Pochettino added.More news: Obama: 'Our democracy depends' on people voting
"Rather than congratulate him and the club people need to say to congratulate me and say thank you".
The 22-year-old midfielder could also be ruled out of next Tuesday's Champions League opener away to Inter.
In other team news for Tottenham, Juan Foyth returned to training last week after injuring his thigh, while Moussa Sissoko, out with a hamstring injury, is expected to get back to training next week. There is no doubt he is one of the best in England and Europe. "I'm happy because the circumstances of the summer were so different from another season". As he is such a big player and everyone expects something from every action, so his expectations are different'.