Jan Vertonghen is delighted that Tottenham coach Tim Sherwood is using him in central defence.
Tottenham have been boosted by the return of four key players during a behind-closed-doors friendly against West Ham on Thursday.
Tottenham's interim manager Tim Sherwood has a number of injuries and suspensions to deal with for the team's tough match at Southampton.
Tottenham fear defender Jan Vertonghen could be ruled out of the entire Christmas fixture list.
Star defender Jan Vertonghen had to be helped off the Craven Cottage pitch yesterday after rolling his ankle.
Andre Villas-Boas has told Jan Vertonghen he will have to continue playing at left-back until Danny Rose is available again.
Tottenham Hotspur move to fourth in the Premier League table, earning a point on the road against Everton in a 0-0 final.
With a heap of Gareth Bale money potentially inbound, Spurs have been linked to midfielder Christian Eriksen and defender Toby Alderweireld.
Sunderland booked their place in the final of the Barclays Asia Trophy after they came from behind to beat Tottenham 3-1, with Jan Vertonghen strechered off for the Londoners.