Jermaine Jenas responds to Tottenham win after writing off Champions League chances

Jermaine Jenas of Queens Park Rangers looks on from the bench during the Barclays Premier League match between Queens Park Rangers and Norwich City at Loftus Road on February 2, 2013 in...

Former Tottenham star is starting to believe.

Jermaine Jenas of Queens Park Rangers looks on from the bench during the Barclays Premier League match between Queens Park Rangers and Norwich City at Loftus Road on February 2, 2013 in...

Former Tottenham Hotspur midfielder Jermaine Jenas has told BT Sport that he is starting to believe in the club's Champions League chances.

Ahead of last night's win over Borussia Dortmund, Jenas had written off the club's chances of qualification to the knockout stages.

Harry Kane of Tottenham Hotspur celebrates scoring his sides third goal during the UEFA Champions League group H match between Tottenham Hotspur and Borussia Dortmund at Wembley Stadium on...

Jenas told The Express in the lead up to the game: "I wouldn’t put any money on them getting through this group. Not as it stands. I just haven't been given much confidence just yet."

Quizzed on his comments after Spurs' 3-1 win over Dortmund, Jenas began to backtrack a little.

He told BT Sport's post-game coverage: "There is a lot to happen in this group yet, but that's made me feel a lot better.

"It was a good start after a poor start last season."

The Tottenham Hotspur team clap the fans after the UEFA Champions League group H match between Tottenham Hotspur and Borussia Dortmund at Wembley Stadium on September 13, 2017 in London,...

In the 2016/17 campaign, Spurs lost their home opener to Monaco at Wembley and never really recovered.

This victory helps scotch any talk of a stadium curse for the team, crucial as it is where they are playing all their home games this season.

Tottenham's next match is against Cypriot team APOEL away from home before back to back matches against Gareth Bale's Real Madrid.

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