The Spurs goalkeeper stored out Jamie Vardy’s penalty and stood agency all through Leicester’s raid on the Tottenham purpose
Tottenham boss Mauricio Pochettino insists he by no means doubted Hugo Lloris following his spectacular efficiency within the 3-1 victory over Leicester.
The Spurs shot-stopper saved Jamie Vardy’s second-half penalty in what proved to be a game-changing second.
Davinson Sanchez had given Spurs the lead and, after Vardy’s miss from the spot, Christian Eriksen quickly doubled their benefit.
Vardy, who was introduced on particularly to take the spot-kick, atoned by pulling one again, earlier than Heung-min Son put the end result past doubt in damage time.
It was an uncomfortable afternoon at occasions for Spurs and so they wanted the France captain at his perfect because the Foxes created a bunch of probabilities.
And, despite some shaky moments this season, Pochettino has never questioned his goalkeeper’s class.
“We can have no doubts about someone who is one of the best goalkeepers in the world,” he told talkSPORT.
“Some period during 10 months of competition, and after winning the World Cup, it’s not always easy to manage your situation.
“However, in fact, little doubt and in the present day he was key to assist the group handle the three factors.”
One other standout participant at Wembley was Eriksen, who scored yet one more gorgeous strike from distance.
The Danish midfielder is but to agree a brand new take care of the membership amid reported interest from the likes of Barcelona, and Pochettino admits he’s invaluable to Spurs.
“He’s so essential. We’ll see what occurs [with a new deal],” the Spurs boss added.
“As we speak he scored a terrific purpose. I hope that every one the events resolve to take one of the best choice for the membership.”