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…

A Lasting Legacy

This week, Mauricio Pochettino has stated that he intends to leave a lasting legacy at White Hart Lane by¬†placing a greater emphasis¬†on youth development as well as transfer decisions. The Argentine went on to further say that every action at the club’s North London base is made with the future in mind. And the future…

Hotspur On The Up

Spurs have been continuing their top form this season with respectable draws at Everton and against Leicester in the FA Cup. Pochettino has hinted that he may not be looking to bring in any players this transfer window and is therefore satisfied that his squad will be able to go the distance in the league,…

Back to best and up to third

Tottenham Hotspur have responded positively from just their second loss of the season by winning three consecutively; against Southampton, Norwich and Watford respectively. Pochettino has steered his team impressively through the busy Christmas period, gathering enough points for the team to push themselves into 3rd position, although it may only be temporarily depending on the…

January action plan for Spurs?

The January transfer window is fast approaching and, with Spurs sitting pretty in a Champions League spot for Christmas, which signings will Pochettino want to make to secure Champions League action at the Lane next season?   A striker, perhaps? With the club confirming that Clinton N’Jie has had to undergo surgery and will therefore…

Future Bright for Spurs

With Pochettino producing, the players performing and the chairman delivering, the future looks bright for Tottenham Hotspur FC. A 2-0 away victory over Pochettino’s former team quickly succeeded the news that greeted Spurs fans: the green light had been given for the new 61,000 capacity White Hart Lane, paving the way for Tottenham’s future in…

Why this season is different

How is this season different? If we look at points, it looks a pretty average season for Tottenham, hovering around the 4th/5th spot. But why are Tottenham being looked at in a different light from than in previous campaigns? And will they fail to reach the Champions League for a 6th season running?   Should…

Same old Spurs?

Has the Spurs of old returned? The Spurs which has to be 4 goals ahead to satisfy the fans that they won’t lose. The leaky Spurs, unable to defend in the dying minutes of a match. A lacklustre Spurs for that is what they were against what should have been easy opposition. Yet, despite all…