Although a central defender by nature, a toe injury to Danny Rose has seen the the Belgian forced to deputise at full-back by the Spurs boss.
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"I’m very happy, everything is solved," Vertonghen told Telesport TV.
"There are always words taken out of context and interpreted differently in the press. But I had a good conversation with the manager and everything is okay now.
"I’m happy with my role as left-back."
Tottenham missed the chance to go third in the Premier League following a shock 1-0 defeat at White Hart Lane to Newcastle, who were inspired to victory by the brilliance of goalkeeper Tim Krul.
The Dutchman set a new Premier League record by making 14 saves - since records began in 2006-07 - to deny Spurs a vital win and Vertonghen was quick to pay tribute to Krul.
He added: "Their keeper, Tim Krul, played very well. He was the best man on the pitch."
Despite managing 31 shots on goal, Tottenham have struggled to find the back of the net this season with only nine goals in 11 Premier League matches and travel to Manchester City following the international break.