Group is competitive - Villas-Boas
- From the section Football
Spurs manager Andre Villas-Boas says his side are in one of the toughest groups in the Europa League, after a 1-1 draw with NK Maribor.
Tottenham now sit third in Group J, behind Lazio and Slovenian side Maribor.
However Villas-Boas believes their intense schedule of Europa League and Premier League matches is good preparation for life in the Champions League.