“You have to respect any team that has got to the last 16 of the competition,” said Michael. “Whoever is left in now is a top-class team.
“We’ve had a lot of research on them, watched a lot of videos and we know what to expect.
“They are a footballing side and they are strong at home.
“Our aim is a positive result from the first leg, hopefully we’ll keep a clean sheet and score a goal and take an advantage into the second leg at White Hart Lane.”
Michael Dawson insists we'll in no way underestimate the challenge of SC Braga in the UEFA Cup Round of 16 first leg in Portugal tonight (Thursday).Braga are currently fourth in their domestic SuperLiga and boast a fine record at their Estádio Municipal de Braga, beating two of Portugal’s big three – Porto and Benfica – at home this season.