Ian Wright makes bold prediction about Tottenham’s Europa League chances

Ian Wright believes Tottenham Hotspur are most likely of Premier League clubs to win Europa League

The Sport Review staff
By The Sport Review staff

Ian Wright has backed Tottenham Hotspur to win the Europa League if Spurs can get past Borussia Dortmund in the last 16.

Mauricio Pochettino’s side reached the next round of the Europa League after an impressive 3-0 win against Fiorentina in their second leg at White Hart Lane on Thursday night.

Tottenham were pitted against Jurgen Klopp’s former club Borussia Dortmund in Friday’s Europa League last-16 draw.

Liverpool and Manchester United will do battle to reach the quarter-finals of the competition over two legs at Anfield and Old Trafford.

Speaking to BT Sport, former Arsenal striker Wright explained why he believes Tottenham are the most-likely Premier League club to achieve Europa League glory.

“I still fancy Tottenham out of Liverpool and Man Utd,” Wright told BT Sport.

“Tottenham are in better shape than both of those teams.”

Tottenham switch their focus back to the Premier League on Sunday afternoon when Spurs host Swansea City at White Hart Lane.

The north London side are in second place in the Premier League table and two points behind leaders Leicester City.

MORE: The latest Tottenham news and views

MORE: The latest Tottenham player tweets

Pochettino’s side crashed out of the FA Cup after a 1-0 loss to Crystal Palace in the fifth round last weekend.


MORE: The latest football transfer news

MORE: Meet the Premier League's most stylish footballers

MORE: Do you know the top Muslim footballers in the Premier League?

MORE: Take a tour of Arsenal star Mesut Ozil’s £10m London house

MORE: Man United latest news

MORE: Arsenal latest news

MORE: Chelsea latest news

MORE: Liverpool latest news

French Open preview
The Sport Review
French Open 2018: Halep seeks first Major in battle for No1 with Wozniacki, Muguruza and more
The Sport Review
10 goalkeepers Liverpool FC could sign in summer transfer window
The Sport Review
Arsenal transfers: 10 targets Gunners could sign for defence in summer
The Sport Review
Take a tour of Cristiano Ronaldo’s stunning house in Madrid
The Sport Review
Top 50 Muslim footballers: Arsenal, Chelsea FC, Liverpool FC and Man United stars feature
The Sport Review
10 players Chelsea could sign in the 2018 summer transfer window
The Sport Review
Unai Emery explains how his new-look Arsenal team will play
The Sport Review
Cristiano Ronaldo has a warning for Real Madrid about Liverpool FC
The Sport Review
Paul Scholes: What I truly think about Alexis Sanchez at Man United