Tottenham fans delighted over Mauricio Pochettino's Danny Rose claim

Erik Lamela of Tottenham Hotspur celebrates with teammates Danny Rose and Harry Kane after scoring his team's second goal during the Premier League match between Brighton & Hove Albion and...

Danny Rose still has a role to play at Tottenham Hotspur it seems.

Erik Lamela, Danny Rose and Serge Aurier of Tottenham Hotspur during training on March 9, 2018 in Enfield, England.

Tottenham Hotspur boss Mauricio Pochettino has confirmed that Danny Rose is a 'very important player' for him.

Rose nearly left Spurs on deadline day but the North Londoners rejected a £14 million offer from Watford [Sky Sports].

According to The Sun, the Tottenham left-back had even arrived at the Hornets' training ground to complete the move.

Pochettino had previously left Rose out of his pre-season tour last week and the writing seemed on the wall for the former Leeds defender.

 

But speaking ahead of Saturday's visit of Aston Villa in their Premier League opener, the Argentine managed, who signed left-back Ryan Sessegnon on deadline day, confirmed that Rose had a role to play yet.

He told Football London: "Danny is, after five years playing with me, he is a very important part of my plan."

Rose, who joined the club a decade ago, is a very popular player among Lilywhites fan, some of whom rejoiced over what Pochettino has confirmed:

Erik Lamela of Tottenham Hotspur celebrates with teammates Danny Rose, Harry Kane and Lucas Moura after scoring his team's second goal during the Premier League match between Brighton &...

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