Kyle Walker-Peters should be given his Tottenham Hotspur chance

Tottenham Hotspur defender Kyle Walker-Peters (37) during an International Champions Cup match between AS Roma and Tottenham Hotspur FC on July 25, 2018 at SDCCU Stadium in San Diego, CA.

Kyle Walker-Peters hasn't made a Premier League start for Tottenham Hotspur this season.

Tottenham Hotspur's British defender Kyle Walker-Peters (L) controls the ball followed by AC Milan's Italian foward Patrick Cutrone during the International Champions Cup friendly football...

It is time for Tottenham Hotspur boss Mauricio Pochettino to give Kyle Walker-Peters a chance to impress in the Premier League.

Tottenham take on Southampton on Wednesday evening, and Pochettino should be considering making another change at right-back.


Serge Aurier was woeful in Tottenham’s last match against Arsenal, and Kieran Trippier still faces question marks over his availability.

Trippier is set for a late fitness test ahead of tomorrow’s game, but Pochettino should turn to Walker-Peters anyway.

Trippier has been far from secure in Tottenham’s defence this season, and Walker-Peters deserves his chance.

Kyle Walker-Peters of Tottenham Hotspur looks on during a Tottenham Hotspur training session ahead of their UEFA Champions League Group H match against Borussia Dortmund at Tottenham...

The youngster has previously impressed on his first-team appearances, and if he isn’t given a chance now, then it is hard to see a point when Pochettino will ever use him.

Tottenham have clearly had issues at right-back all campaign, but they have not tried all the potential answers in their current squad.

And it is time that Walker-Peters was handed the chance to start that he has so desperately been waiting for.

Kyle Walker-Peters of Tottenham Hotspur and Jason McCarthy of Barnsley battle for possession during the Carabao Cup Third Round match between Tottenham Hotspur and Barnsley at Wembley...

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