Meet Juan Foyth: Tottenham's new stopper, as told by the coaches who helped him get here

Juan Foyth

After publicly questioning Tottenham’s transfer policy, Danny Rose may well have needed to Google at least one of the club’s latest recruits. But while many will question whether 19-year-old Juan Foyth is ready to be plunged into action, those who know him best are in no doubt.

Despite his lack of senior experience, the coaches who have overseen his development at boyhood club Estudiantes and within the Argentine youth ranks are confident that Foyth is not only one of the country’s best defensive prospects for the future, but talented enough to provide Mauricio Pochettino with an immediate option.

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