Will Winks start the derby?

Mauricio Pochettino has admitted that he is considering starting 20-year-old midfielder Harry Winks in what would be his first Premier League start against Arsenal, one of the fiercest games on the footballing calendar. Pochettino has limited options in midfield heading into the fixture due to injury complications and Moussa Sissoko’s suspension and young holding midfielder…

Who’ll Pochettino pick for Liverpool?

Two consecutive away draws versus West Brom and Bournemouth have dampened the optimistic mood that had emerged at White Hart Lane after the 2-0 victory over Manchester City and, despite having a reputation for fielding under-strength teams in the EFL Cup, Pochettino will be seeking a positive performance from the youngsters that will be likely…

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…

EURO 2016 Predictions

As the world will be tuning in to watch France v Romania kick off 2016’s European Championship, I thought I would offer my predictions for this years tournament. The BBC asked for suggestions for: Winner Best Player Biggest Flop Top Scorer Surprise Team So here are my suggestions Winner = FRANCE A tricky one here…

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.

Can we do it?

Yes we can! Spurs moved up into second place in the Premier League after overcoming a tricky test in Watford who defended resolutely for most of the game. Spurs haven’t finished in the top two of the Premier League ever and haven’t accomplished the feat in England’s top tier since 1963 and this win over…

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…

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…