The north London outfit are keeping up with the big boys at present without any new arrivals over the summer.
"What is success? Of course we are the first that we want to win a trophy but that doesn't mean that it is going to be a successful thing or put Tottenham in a different level", Pochettino said ahead of the Tranmere game, as quoted by the Evening Standard.
Midfield duo Victor Wanyama and Mousa Dembele have both struggled with injury and do not appear to have a long-term future at the club.
Dembele, sidelined since November by an ankle injury, returned to training alongside Jan Vertonghen (thigh) on Thursday, but Pochettino was unable to guarantee the 31-year-old would remain at the club beyond the end of the January transfer window.
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Although Spurs are pushing to compete on all fronts, he has yet to win a trophy since heading to England and he may feel a move to Spain or elsewhere in Europe offers him a better chance of honours, following the examples of Gareth Bale and Luka Modric.
"Victor Wanyama is another, he's had an ongoing knee problem".
Dembele's contract is up in the summer and interest from China could turn his head.
Llorente added two more rapid-fire goals as the second-half wore on, scoring from close range after a flawless through ball from Oliver Skipp and then turning home a Lucas Moura cross with the outside of his foot.
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Journalists were also assaulted during the disturbances in the state's capital, Thiruvananthapuram , and nearby Kollam city. None were injured in the incidents, they added. "His injuries were serious and he died late Wednesday night".
Goalkeeper Michel Vorm, who started the season as the No 2 to Hugo Lloris, will be allowed to leave after the impressive form of Paulo Gazzaniga.
George Marsh made his senior debut for Tottenham on Friday night in the FA Cup third round - and some of the club's supporters on Twitter were impressed by his cameo appearance.
They face a trip to League Two outfit Tranmere Rovers (7.45pm).
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