The Reds produced a frustrating 0-0 draw with Bolton at Anfield in the FA Cup.
The BBC pundit has questioned the Tottenham Hotspur boss.
The former defender has hailed the Reds manager's handling of the 20-year-old.
The winger wants a regular starting spot at Tottenham Hotspur.
The 21-year-old has impressed since being called into his natural centre-back position at Tottenham Hotspur.
The Tottenham Hotspur duo are confident ahead of their trip to Bramall Lane.
Tottenham Hotspur fans were most-impressed with one of their defenders in the Capital One Cup last night.
The Tottenham Hotspur striker endured a frustrating return to first-team action.
Tottenham Hotspur produced a flat display during the first leg of their Capital One Cup semi-final.
Mauricio Pochettino has defended his decision to hand Emmanuel Adebayor the captaincy in the Capital One Cup tie against Sheffield United.