The Celtic coach has been speaking about a youngster trying to stake a claim in a highly-competitive position.
The Slovenian remains tight-lipped on his Leeds exit but is ready to manage again.
The Netherlands international looked back fondly on his time at Tottenham under the Englishman.
Two of Tottenham Hotspur's promising youngsters scored for the club this week.
Jordan Henderson has inherited the Liverpool captaincy from Steven Gerrard.
The right-back is on the verge of completing a move to join newly promoted Barrow.
The Toffees supremo has no doubt that the former Derby County boss can be a hit at St James' Park.
Vickery believes the West Ham signing is similar to Tottenham’s Tom Carroll.
Some of Leeds United's next generation were playing a match of their own on the same night the first-team took on Eintracht Frankfurt.
The Scotland goalkeeper wants his teammates to focus on beating the Icelandic champions before worrying about their next Champions League opposition.
United's Daley Blind looks good value for money in comparison to Manchester City's Fernandinho
The previously unavailable Manchester United trio could all feature against Manchester City on Sunday.
Match between Manchester City and Manchester United to be played on Sunday 2nd November 2014 at 13:30. Venue: Etihad Stadium, Manchester.