Pochettino hails substitutes' impact

Spurs found themselves behind for much of the match and rarely looked likely of salvaging a first-leg result following Adrian Sardinero's 14th-minute opener at the Antonis Papadopoulos Stadium in Larnaca.

The hosts could have gone into the break with a larger lead and, although Pochettino introduced Mousa Dembele and Nacer Chadli from the bench early in the second period, they took a while to make a difference.

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