Meanwhile, Dele Alli picked up a hamstring injury playing for England against Spurs, meaning the duo will miss this weekend's high profile tie.
He was fined £50,000 and banned from driving for 20 months.
"Of course, he's the first that regrets everything, and all that happened yesterday is not good", Pochettino said. He said he is guilty of this situation and is responsible.
'It was a mistake & then we are men & women - we can all make mistakes. He made a mistake and he's suffering all the punishment of society.
'He is punishing himself. We can all make a mistake. That is important. And of course now it is a massive lesson for him, a life lesson. "He apologised to everyone - the staff, the club, the fans, us - and he said "any decision that you take gaffer, or the club, I think is fair". I do not need to present them, they are forwards who have marked the history of football. "Like the man that he is, he's going to pay and accept everything".
It seems likely both Spurs' captain and Alli will miss Tuesday's Champions League Group B match at Inter Milan too.
'I am learning a lot!' Pochettino joked.
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There is slightly better news concerning Moussa Sissoko as the midfielder is due to resume training next week following a hamstring injury but he's still ruled out of the Liverpool game while young defender Juan Foyth is edging closer to his comeback after returning to training last week.
Tottenham have taken nine points from their first four games of the season, while Saturday's opponents Liverpool are yet to drop a point in the league.
Of course he is lucky there was no outcome.
"I told him today: 'Where is my present, Sonny?"
Tottenham are coming off an impressive 3-0 win against Manchester United at Old Trafford. He has trained so hard and I am so happy with his evolution. I allowed him to go there. The Belgian defender, who was expected to leave this summer, is back in the fold, but his current deal expires in 2020.