“As a game, it has everything,” said the midfielder who has been
called into the senior England squad for the first time for the
forthcoming friendlies against Spain and France.
encounter is likely to see Eric make his first start at the Emirates
after coming off the bench in last season’s 1-1 draw in the Premier
“We’re in great form, they are in great form and it’s the derby,” said Eric. “It will be tough.
teams like to go forward, we play a very intense style of football and
they like to attack so it’s going to be a great game for the fans.
“Hopefully we’re the ones who are enjoying it at the end!”
Spurs TV special - Eric talks Anderlecht, Mousa, England and Arsenal