High praise for Bissouma after his supershow at Tottenham

Brighton's Yves Bissouma celebrates with fans after the 1-0 win at Tottenham. Picture Simon Dack
Brighton's Yves Bissouma celebrates with fans after the 1-0 win at Tottenham. Picture Simon Dack

Yves Bissouma has been hailed as “Champions League level” when he is at his best.

The midfielder shone as Albion won 1-0 at Tottenham.

Graham Potter was not overly keen on picking out any individuals from a a memorable team display.

But, equally he was happy to speak of how Bissouma shone in all facets.

The Seagulls head coach said: “It’s hard when you have a team performance like we did to single anyone out.

“But tactically Yves was really good.

“He understood when to cover and when to release and when to put pressure on and then you could see his qualities.

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“His high-end actions are Champions League level.

“I think you saw the full array of his quality.”