Mauricio Pochettino has defended Dele Alli following his sending off in Tottenham's 2-2 draw with Gent in the Europa League.
Mauricio Pochettino has lamented his side's first leg performance in Belgium, after Spurs crashed out the Europa League.
Manchester United have been drawn against Russian club Rostov in the Europa League round of 16.
Spurs crashed out of the competition in the round-of-32 after Alli picked up a straight red card for his lunge on Brecht Dejaegere.
Tottenham exited Europe in the unfamiliar setting of Wembley but there was nothing unfamiliar about the sense of disappointment that followed.
A dominant performance by Tottenham over two legs ended in embarrassment after Dele Alli was sent off for a horror tackle against Gent.