As it stands, Spurs are second in the group, level with Inter on seven points but ahead on head to head record (that's how sides finishing level on points are separated).
When pushed on his bold comments about winning in Barcelona, he said: "All is possible in football".
Content to defend deep for long periods, Inter's safety-first game-plan was nearly undone when Harry Winks curled a superb effort against the bar from 25 yards.
The Lilywhites made it back-to-back victories in Group B thanks to Eriksen's close-range finish 10 minutes from time, taking them level on points with their opponents with one game to play.
"What Barcelona is going to do is not in our hands". I expect they'll play with the best players but today I don't know how they'll prepare the game.
"We have big respect for Barcelona, one of the best teams in Europe".
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Pochettino said he believed his team deserved the victory.
'When you are injured you realise how blessed you are when you are fit and I prefer it this way than to be sitting on the touchline for a couple of weeks, ' he said.
"We laugh a lot when he is alone with the ball in front of the goal he is boring, we say, "Oh that is Dele Alli".
"To arrive at Barcelona and compete in our best we need to have fresh legs, fresh minds, no injuries".
Inter's knowledge that a point would send them through meant they approached their first competitive match at Wembley with extreme caution. "They're not going to have one day off until January".
Tottenham's options in the middle of the park are further limited as Wanyama will once again miss out due to an on-going knee problem while centre-back Juan Foyth won't be available to face Inter as he's ineligible for the group stages of the Champions League. Maybe we need to change to rolling subs, like basketball, so you can go in and out. "The most important thing is to try to avoid risk, mix the team with different players and rotate so all players feel important".More news: India strongly protests 'harassment' of high commission officials in Pak