Mauricio Pochettino was happy with the performance of his weakened Spurs team in their 2-0 win over Aston Villa.
The two teams go into Monday's game at the Abbey Stadium in superb form.
Iain Macintosh casts his eye over the best and worst of the action from the third round of the FA Cup.
Shaka Hislop and Alejandro Moreno debate whether or not the reward of a Champions League berth would improve the FA Cup.
After being dumped out of the FA Cup by fellow Premier League strugglers Hull City, Swansea can now focus on their top-flight survival.
In a match they should have won easily, Southampton gave up a lead late once again, settling for a 2-2 draw against Championship Norwich.