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Kyle relishing latest Lane test for Under-21s

Posted on 8 March 2016  - 11:30

Kyle Walker-Peters has revealed how much our young players appreciate the support of the White Hart Lane faithful ahead of our latest Under-21s game at our world-famous stadium.

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The England youth international has been lucky enough to run out at the Lane on a number of occasions in the past, both at Under-21 level and in the FA Youth Cup.

The matches are always well-attended with many of the players’ names being sung aloud and full-back Kyle, who has only missed one game for our Under-21s so far this term, is hoping for another great atmosphere when we take on Norwich City on Friday (March 11, kick-off 7pm).

“All the boys are looking forward to it,” confirmed the 18-year-old, who captained the side in last Thursday’s 1-1 draw with Reading. “We always enjoy playing at the Lane and we want to put on a good show for the fans who come to watch.

“The supporters are always really good – they know who we all are and they sing our names from the stands, which really helps us and gives us confidence. The boys absolutely love it – we always give each other banter about the songs the fans sing, so it’s great fun!”

The lads won 3-2 at Carrow Road when we last faced Norwich in the Barclays Under-21 Premier League back in October and Kyle says he and his team-mates are confident of completing a league double over the Canaries in this week’s return match.

“Last time we played Norwich they fielded quite a young side but they’re a very good team,” he said.

“We’re going out there to win, though. We need the three points, we’re going into it feeling positive and looking to perform well.”

Tickets are now on sale for this fixture, priced at £5 for adults, £3 for adult members and season ticket holders and £1 for concessions (under-16s and over-65s). Book now by calling 0344 844 0102, option 2.