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Should Mauricio Pochettino drop Kieran Trippier tonight?

Kieran Trippier of Tottenham Hotspur kicks the ball against A.S. Roma during their International Champions Cup (ICC) football match on July 25, 2017 at Red Bull Arena in Harrison, New...

Is is time that Kieran Trippier was dropped at Tottenham Hotspur?

Kieran Trippier of Spurs goes off injued during the pre-season match between Tottenham Hotspur and Juventus at Wembley Stadium on August 5, 2017 in London, England.

Tottenham Hotspur travel to Leicester City tonight hoping to kick-start what has been a stuttering Premier League campaign to some extent.

Mauricio Pochettino's side go to the King Power Stadium on the back of a 1-1 draw with managerless West Brom at Wembley, in which Harry Kane rescued them 15 minutes from time.

Quite a few Tottenham players found themselves in the crosshairs of fans on Twitter after that one, and none more so than Kieran Trippier and Ben Davies.

Kieran Trippier of Tottenham in action during the Premier League match between Tottenham Hotspur and Liverpool at Wembley Stadium on October 22, 2017 in London, England.

The pressure was already on Pochettino to drop Davies after left-back Danny Rose impressed in the win at Dortmund, but surely the Spurs boss also needs to axe Trippier in favour of Serge Aurier tonight.

Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger completely negated Trippier's impressive attacking qualities in Tottenham's 2-0 defeat at the Emirates 11 days ago by ensuring wing back Sead Kolasinac did not venture too far forward and Leicester boss Claude Puel, a student of Wenger's at Monaco, might well adopt the same tactic with Christian Fuchs.

Tottenham Hotspur's English defender Kieran Trippier (L) leaves the pitch after picking up an injury during the pre-season friendly football match between Tottenham Hotspur and Juventus at...

There are also questions over Trippier's defensive qualities and a player of Demarai Gray's ability could easily give him nightmares throughout.

The former Burnley man definitely has his positives, but Tottenham are becoming a little predictable when he plays and Aurier is needed to freshen things up a bit.

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