Antoine Griezmann finished third in the Ballon d'Or standings 12 months ago but the Barcelona ace has slipped down to 18th this time around.
Despite insisting there are positive signs at Tottenham, Mauricio Pochettino suggests they have years of necessary progress ahead of them.
Hugo Lloris' recovery from a dislocated elbow and ligament damage remains on track despite requiring surgery.
Harry Kane's natural leadership makes him the perfect replacement for regular captain Hugo Lloris, according to Mauricio Pochettino.
Michel Vorm was released by Tottenham in June but has now returned to the club until the end of 2019-20 to provide cover for Hugo Lloris.
Tottenham do not expect Hugo Lloris to return to training until the end of the year due to an elbow injury.
Didier Deschamps does not expect Tottenham and France goalkeeper Hugo Lloris to be fit to play until 2020.
Manchester City's shock defeat to Wolves means Jurgen Klopp's relentless Liverpool have a healthy lead at the top of the Premier League.
After suffering a nasty injury in Tottenham's defeat to Brighton and Hove Albion, Hugo Lloris has been replaced in the France squad.
Tottenham's defeat at Brighton means they have lost three of their last six Premier League matches, while Liverpool's hot streak continues.