Pavlyuchenko has failed to hold down a regular place at Spurs but the Russia star insists his absence from the team does not mean his days at White Hart Lane are numbered.
The 27-year-old, speaking to a Russian newspaper, said: 'I realise that even if I'm given just 10 minutes on the pitch, I must score. That is my aim.
Spur of the moment: Pavlyuchenko reckons he doesn't need much time
'I feel really good and my form is perfect. I didn't play in the last three games of the Premier League and the reason is that our other forwards are doing well.