Photo: Jack Roles spotted in Tottenham training

Jack Roles of Tottenham Hotspur during the Premier League 2 match between Tottenham Hotspur and Everton on January 15, 2018 in Enfield, England.

Jack Roles was included in Tottenham Hotspur's first-team training on Tuesday.

Jack Roles of Tottenham scores their first goal during the Premier League 2 match between Tottenham Hotspur and Liverpool at The Lamex Stadium on February 5, 2018 in Stevenage, England.

Mauricio Pochettino put Tottenham Hotspur players through their paces on Tuesday.

A number of major first-team stars were spotted, but Pochettino included a few surprises too.

Jack Roles, who was handed a new Tottenham contract last month, was among the young players in attendance.

The 20-year-old goalscoring midfielder was seen in a photo with Kieran Trippier and Paulo Gazzaniga, while Alfie Whiteman, a young Spurs goalkeeper, was in the same picture.


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Roles, a Cyprus Under-21 international, had an excellent year with the Under-23s last season, scoring 11 goals and setting up six.

He also played a big part in Spurs' reaching the last-16 phase of the UEFA Youth League.

At his age, though, he needs to be playing senior football and, having signed a two-year extension last month, it's probable that Pochettino will loan him out.

The Argentine has an abundance of unbelievable midfielders, a list made more impressive by the addition of Tanguy Ndombele last week, and it's very unlikely that Roles will be in contention for a long-awaited debut this season.

Jack Roles of Tottenham Hotpur celebrates scoring during the Checkatrade Trophy South Group A match between Gillingham and Tottenham Hotspur at The Valley on October 9, 2018 in London,...

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