Mauricio Pochettino says Tottenham are disappointed not to have beaten Everton right after what he deemed a strong display at Goodison Park.
Mauricio Pochettino is proud of Tottenham's efficiency away to Everton but was disappointed to leave Goodison Park with just one particular point.
Possessing dominated the very first half, the guests fell behind to Aaron Lennon's opener.
And although Dele Alli equalised just prior to half-time, Spurs struggled to make a lot of meaningful possibilities within the second half and Everton completed the game as the stronger side.
Pochettino claimed he was content with what he saw from his players but was left frustrated by their inability to make a winner.
"We dropped two points," he stated.
"[The] initial half was a single of our greatest performances so far, you could see that by the way we played.
"[In the] second half we managed the game till 75 minutes and at this moment Everton improved their level. But we require to really feel proud, our efficiency was quite very good and we're only just a little disappointed together with the outcome.
"We gave some space but only due to the fact we had been attacking and trying to acquire three points.
"The objective [from Alli] was fantastic. But the team was very good, they showed maturity and belief within the way we play. It was an extremely hard game."
Pochettino refused to specify any objectives for Tottenham this season but is delighted using the ambition his young squad have demonstrated so far, with Spurs fourth around the table, 3 points clear of fifth-placed Manchester United.
"It's as well early to speak about a challenge or achievement at the finish of your season. All the things can come about, we believe in the way we play, we're quite ambitious," he added.
"The players now are disappointed inside the altering area for the reason that our feeling is we dropped two points, but this really is superior. It's a quite fantastic signal for the future.
"We have the youngest squad inside the Premier League but we're displaying a winning mentality, that is very great for the future."