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Tottenham fans react to the performance of under-23s player Nile John

Some Tottenham Hotspur fans have reacted to the performance of Nile John during the under-23s’ win over Leeds United.

What’s the story?

Spurs beat the Whites’ youth side 4-2 with Dilan Kumar Markanday and John scoring the goals.

The victory means Wayne Burnett’s young team have won one and drawn the other of their opening two games.

It leaves the Lilywhites sitting in second place in the Premier League 2 Division 1 table.

John was recently part of the Tottenham outfit that lost to Pacos de Ferreira in the Europa Conference League.

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The youngster played just 45 minutes, getting hooked at half-time as Nuno Esprito Santo’s men lost 1-0.

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John needs a loan spell soon

Thursday was a stark reality for the 18-year-old about life in the first team.

His performance in the Europa Conference League was far from desirable, shown by his half-time substitution.

However, he still has a high amount of quality as shown with his performance yesterday.

That said, to make the jump up to the senior team, he will need a loan spell first.

Various players across the Premier League have benefitted from the move, including Harvey Barnes and Emile Smith Rowe.

Here is how some Tottenham fans reacted to his latest performance…

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