Speaking ahead of his side's Premier League clash against Liverpool, Pochettino moved to defend his goalkeeper, stating: "Will he stay as captain?" "Of course, he doesn't feel great". He said he was guilty and responsible. "He made a mistake and is suffering, and is punishing himself".
"Of course we had a conversation and he explained all that happened", said Pochettino. "Like a man you need to recognise your mistake". Then we're all humans and we can all make mistakes.
"And of course now it is a massive lesson for him, a life lesson". "Drink-driving is completely unacceptable, I take full responsibility for my actions and it is not the example I wish to set".
Lloris picked up his thigh problem in that win at Old Trafford and Pochettino on Thursday revealed that he will be out for several weeks, starting with Liverpool's visit to Wembley on Saturday.
He will miss the game against Liverpool at Wembley on Saturday, as will Dele Alli, who picked up a hamstring injury on worldwide duty.
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Stewart had 25 points in each of the first two meetings but was held to 10 in the final matchup. But Seattle countered with eight consecutive points to pull away and put the game to bed.
Forward Heung-min Son is available, but unlikely to play a big part after participating in the Asian Games, immediately followed by this global break.
Pochettino was unsurprised by any of the details that emerged on Wednesday, having spoken to the player soon after last month's arrest.
Despite last year's big defeat, the Reds have dominated meetings between the two clubs - avoiding defeat in 10 of the last 11. But in all this history, where is my present?
He said: 'Gary should come over and tell me exactly how that would work. We get so much information, we can see how the players react in different situations. I don't know exactly what it means but to focus on one competition can only be if maybe you are already out of the competition almost. I don't want to say more as I don't want to say anything more that will help no-one. "It's our fifth season at Tottenham and if someone knows him really well, I think we do".