Erik Lamela & his dog Simba
A rumour has gone around this week suggesting that Tottenham’s Argentine midfielder Erik Lamela is missing extra time away from White Hart Lane due to the passing of his family pet – his dog Simba.
Lamela hasn’t played for Spurs since October due to a hip injury and fans are wondering when he’s set to return.
In the past few days, Mauricio Pochettino has updated Spurs fans on Lamela’s progress as follows:
Now he’ll start to run. It’s positive, now...