Tottenham fans react to Rafael Van der Vaart's comments on title race

(L-R) Pierre van Hooijdonk, Rafael van der Vaart, Tom Egbers during the  EURO Qualifier match between Holland  v Germany  at the Johan Cruijff Arena on March 24, 2019 in Amsterdam...

Tottenham Hotspur are looking to win their first top flight title since 1961.

Rafael van der Vaart with tactical note of Holland coach Ronald Koeman during the UEFA Nations League A group 1 qualifying match between Germany and The Netherlands at the Veltins Arena on...

Rafael Van der Vaart suggested that Tottenham don't have enough to win the Premier League title this season, and some Spurs fans took to Twitter in response to the Dutchman's comments.

Spurs finished 28 points adrift of Premier League champions Manchester City last term, but Mauricio Pochettino has really bolstered his squad this summer, and many are tipping the north London outfit to push Pep Guardiola's men all the way this time around.


Tottenham haven't won the league since 1961, and Pochettino will be desperate to be the man who helps his side end that ridiculously long wait.

Spurs proved last season that they can mix it with the very best, and if they can find more consistency this term, they have every chance of usurping City and Liverpool in the race for the Premier League title.

Van der Vaart doesn't think Tottenham have enough this season, however, telling Sky Sports:

Rafael van der Vaart of Spurs celebrates scoring the opening goal during the Barclays Premier League match between Tottenham Hotspur and Blackburn Rovers at White Hart Lane on April 29,...

"It's going to be so tough. They are not strong enough to play through the whole season. Man City and Liverpool are too strong."

And some Spurs fans took to Twitter in reaction to the Dutchman's remarks...

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