Why Spurs haven’t lost their identity

The footballing world, dominated by multi-millionaires, is now seeing whole nations invest in clubs (Abu Dhabi in Manchester City and Qatar in Paris Saint-Germain) but, whereas other teams are beginning to lose their English identity, Spurs are still rooted in their traditions with the team still being identifiable with the club’s illustrious past. The legendary…

Back into Reality

Following a tedious international break which left most if not all football fans yearning for the return of the Premier League, Spurs stumbled to a 1-1 draw with bogey team West Brom. Despite failing to win against the Midlands outfit last season, Spurs would have been confident heading into the fixture after the dominant 2-0…

Rating Tottenham’s England Players

England once again have exited a major tournament prematurely and as the country yet again begins its regular period of mourning over the consistent failures of the national team, we thought we would take the opportunity to rate the Spurs players who have featured for England at Euro 2016. Spurs fans will now most likely turn to…

Why Wanyama is Ideal for Spurs

Several sources, such as Sky Sports and the Daily Express, have claimed that Tottenham have made their first move in this summer’s transfer window by sweeping in for Southampton midfielder Victor Wanyama. The 24 year old Kenyan captain played under Pochettino during his stint at Southampton and Spurs are said to have made a £12…

Why this season was special (until May)

A frustrating end to the campaign dampened the mood and the celebration of what has been really a superb season for Spurs. A title race, high-scoring wins, the introduction of youth, English talent, the top goal scorer, a fantastic manager and further negotiations ensuring that the stadium is edging ever closer surely equals the best campaign Spurs have had since the days of Harry Redknapp.

Shall we dream?

Spurs stated a real sign of intent that they aren’t going to settle for the top four but charge for the title with a determined, aggressive and hard-fought victory over title rivals Manchester City at the Etihad where luck hasn’t always followed them. A spectacular season bursting with thrills and spills witnessed another on Sunday evening as Spurs maintained…

Should Spurs have more?

Spurs are sitting pretty in a Champions League spot going into week 24 of the Premier League but should they really be sitting top of the tree? Spurs have a superb spine in the form of Lloris, Vertonghen and Alderweireld, Dembele and Dier and Kane up front and have impressed pundits this season with their defensive solidity and…

Crystal Palace 1-3 Tottenham

Dele Alli’s wonder goal has snatched the headlines of newspapers globally but it was the whole team’s performance that Pochettino wanted to praise after the final whistle. Palace took a surprise lead through Jan Vertonghen’s unfortunate own-goal, it was the London club’s first goal in 500 or so minutes. Nacer Chadli’s cross to Kane gave…