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Mourinho ‘convinced’ Alli will stay at Spurs

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Tottenham Hotspur manager Jose Mourinho is "convinced" Dele Alli will not leave the Premier League club in the transfer window and has challenged the England midfielder to make full use of the opportunities that come his way.

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REUTERS: Tottenham Hotspur manager Jose Mourinho is "convinced" Dele Alli will not leave the Premier League club in the transfer window and has challenged the England midfielder to make full use of the opportunities that come his way.

Alli, who won back-to-back PFA Young Player of the Year awards, has lost his place in Mourinho's side.

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Substituted at halftime in their 1-0 Premier League loss to Everton, he did not feature in last week's Europa League win at Lokomotiv Plovdiv nor the 5-2 win at Southampton on Sunday.

However, wwhen asked if Alli would be at the club when the transfer window shuts, Mourinho told Sky Sports: "I believe he will. I can even say that I'm convinced that he will be."

Alli, 24, has been named in Spurs' squad for their Europa League fixture against Shkendija later on Thursday and Mourinho said it was important he makes a statement on the pitch.

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