Tottenham's Euro 2016 contingent are edging their way back to full fitness after being given an extended summer break. The likes of Dele Alli and Moussa Dembele are hard at work in the gym.
MIKE KEEGAN IN MELBOURNE: Tottenham fell to a second defeat in two games Down Under, despite a youthful side producing a spirited performance in the 1-0 loss to Atletico Madrid.
MIKE KEEGAN IN MELBOURNE: The Argentine’s fresh-faced squad were unlucky to lose to a side that featured eight players from this summer’s Champions League final.
MIKE KEEGAN IN MELBOURNE: They have poured coffee with Melbourne’s finest baristas, kicked Aussie Rules footballs and have blown didgeridoos with locals.
Christian Eriksen also hopes that playing their Champions League home games at Wembley on a larger playing area, will work to Tottenham's advantage.
MIKE KEEGAN IN MELBOURNE: Vincent Janssen has already made an impact at Tottenham - judging by the look of Kevin Wimmer’s left eye.
MIKE KEEGAN IN MELBOURNE: The much-vaunted Atletico Madrid manager is currently in Australia where his side take on Tottenham Hotspur on Friday night at the Melbourne Cricket Ground.
MIKE KEEGAN IN MELBOURNE: Pochettino faces Simeone in a pre-season friendly on Friday and has spoken of his admiration for the way Atletico Madrid have challenged Spain's elite.
Gonzalo Higuain's £76million move from Napoli to Juventus has been the talk of Serie A, the Argentinian striker joining the Turin giants on a five-year contract worth £6.3million per season.
MIKE KEEGAN IN MELBOURNE: Christian Eriksen, Ryan Mason and Tom Carroll all took time out from Spurs' Premier League preparations to have a bash at playing the wind instrument.
MIKE KEEGAN IN MELBOURNE: Kieran Trippier has dismissed speculation linking him with a move away from Tottenham and insists he is targeting Champions League football.
Tottenham lost 2-1 to Juventus in their first International Champions Cup match in Melbourne but what caught the eye was the number of youngsters given a run out by Mauricio Pochettino.