Graham Roberts praises Erik Lamela display for Tottenham Hotspur

Erik Lamela of Tottenham Hotspur celebrates his sides second goal during the UEFA Champions League Round of 16 First Leg  match between Juventus and Tottenham Hotspur at Allianz Stadium on...

Mauricio Pochettino’s Tottenham Hotspur drew with Juventus in the Champions League on Tuesday.

Erik Lamela of Tottenham in action during the UEFA Champions League Round of 16 First Leg  match between Juventus and Tottenham Hotspur at Allianz Stadium on February 13, 2018 in Turin,...

Graham Roberts has praised Tottenham Hotspur star Erik Lamela on social networking site Twitter for his performance against Juventus in the Champions League on Tuesday evening.

Lamela featured for Tottenham against Juventus in the first leg of the last-16 tie away from home at Juventus Stadium in Turin.

The Argentina international, who can operate as a winger or as an attacking midfielder, started the match and played for 89 minutes, as Mauricio Pochettino’s side came from two goals to draw 2-2.

Erik Lamela of Tottenham Hotspur celebrates his sides second goal during the UEFA Champions League Round of 16 First Leg  match between Juventus and Tottenham Hotspur at Allianz Stadium on...

Former Tottenham defender Roberts was following the match, and the 58-year-old was impressed with the performance of Lamela, and has stated on Twitter that the 25-year-old was very good against Juventus.

Mido and Ray Clemence were also following the game, and the former Tottenham duo were impressed as well with the team’s performance.

Erik Lamela of Tottenham Hotspur warms up prior to the UEFA Champions League Round of 16 First Leg  match between Juventus and Tottenham Hotspur at Allianz Stadium on February 13, 2018 in...

Over the course of the 90 minutes at Juventus Stadium on Tuesday evening, visitors Tottenham had 67% of the possession, took 12 shots of which six were on target, and earned five corners, according to BBC Sport.

Register for TOTTENHAM HOTSPUR team updates

Register for HITC Sport - Daily Dispatch