N'Koudou sends Twitter message to Tottenham teammates after league debut

By Alex Stevens

Georges-Kevin N’Koudou has expressed his delight on Twitter at making his Premier League debut on Saturday,

The Tottenham summer signing came off the bench to replace Christian Eriksen in the 89th minute of the team’s 2-1 win at Middlesbrough.

The victory maintained Spurs’ unbeaten start to the new league campaign and lifted them to second in the table, behind only pacesetters Manchester City.

N’Koudou, who made his Tottenham debut as a second-half substitute in the 5-0 midweek League Cup hammering of Gillingham, revealed on his personal Twitter account on Saturday night how “happy” he was to have got his first Premier League minutes under his belt.

The 21-year-old winger also offered his congratulations who his teammates, who had secured a third consecutive league win despite the absence of talisman Harry Kane.

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N’Koudou completed a protracted move to Spurs on the final day of the summer transfer window as he joined for £11million from Marseille in a swap deal that took Clinton N’Jie the other way.

In other Tottenham news, Spurs fans have given their verdicts on the display of striker Vincent Janssen against Middlesbrough.