Tottenham supervisor Jose Mourinho says Christian Eriksen will play against Middlesbrough on Tuesday, despite being linked with a transfer to Inter Milan.
The Serie A facet are anticipated to perceive more about their probabilities of signing the midfielder, who will not be any longer a foremost-team regular, within the next Forty eight hours.
Asked about his most stylish performances Mourinho mentioned: “Is that this the preferrred Christian Eriksen?
“I with out a doubt like to be acceptable and disclose no. I do know the explanations, I am no longer an fool.”
Eriksen, 27, has already indicated he has no wish to tag a contract extension at Spurs and desires to skills existence start air England.
The Dane, who helped Tottenham reach the Champions League last in June, has regarded 25 times for the membership this season, despite the indisputable fact that eight of his appearances within the Premier League matchday squad had been as an different.
He made Mourinho’s initiating XI for a league match for the first time in January, more than a month after the Portuguese boss took over from Mauricio Pochettino.
“A participant in this danger, even if he needs – and I am no longer criticising him… Or no longer it’s commonplace a participant in this danger doesn’t do within the preferrred level,” added Mourinho.
“But he helps us in matches he has performed for us. He’s had sure performances and contributions like against Olympiakos and Norwich.”
Eriksen started against Boro in their FA Cup third-spherical match, which accomplished 1-1, and looks to be to be like in all probability to again after they play the replay at Tottenham Stadium.
“He plays the next day,” mentioned the Spurs boss. “After that I with out a doubt like a match on Saturday and he per chance plays on Saturday again.
“I cannot characterize you draw more than that.”