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England Continue World Cup Preparation Success – England vs Costa Rica Match Review

England will head to Russia full of confidence, as they saw off Costa Rica with a 2 – 0 victory at Elland Road. Gareth Southgate pushed a refreshed team for this match, making 10 changes to the squad seen in last weeks England v Nigeria match. Previous captain Harry Kane was replaced by Liverpool’s Jordan Henderson, and the match was also saw the international debut of Trent Alexander-Arnold and Burnley keeper Nick Pope. With just two international matches to prepare the team for the tournament, Gareth Southgate was clearly aiming to give every player game time before getting on the plane. […]

Spurs Players Shine at Wembley – England vs Nigeria Match Review

England’s World Cup build up got off to a solid start over the weekend with a 2-1 win against Nigeria Although we’re still two weeks away from England’s first match against Tunisia in Volgograd, this friendly showcased a team that should stand a real chance in the upcoming tournament. With disappointing results in the 2014 World Cup and the 2016 Euros, coupled with a young squad, the team and its chances in the tournament have been under a great deal of scrutiny the past few weeks. However, the first half presented an energetic and effective team, bolstered by some stellar […]

Eric Dier responds to criticism of World Cup teammate Dele Alli

Despite Spurs solid performance in the Premier League last season, striker Dele Alli has come under recent criticism for his somewhat disappointing goal scoring record this year, as well as his well-known temper and accusations of diving. The 22-year old has also been booed at away games and his England squad mate Eric Dier has commented on the incidents, saying, ‘That is the world we live in, whether it’s fair or not…I don’t think [it’s fair] but that’s the world he is going to live in for a long time, so he will have to get used to it…He is always […]

Tottenham Hotspur 2018 World Cup Watch: The Stats

As you can imagine, an elite club like Tottenham Hotspur have a vast array of players heading to Russia to compete in the 2018 World Cup. With the season over, champions league secured, Spurs fans turn their sights to the World Cup to acquire their next fix of top-notch footy. Players from Belgium and England carry the most Spurs players in their squads, and coincidently, these titans will clash as the final fixture of Group G on the 28th June. More likely than not, it will be England and Belgium that go through to the knock-out stages – rather than […]

Man Utd 2-1 Spurs – FA Cup – 21.04.18

Match Report: Manchester United vs Spurs Manchester United defeated Spurs, two goals to one, in the semi-final of the FA Cup in Tottenham Hotspur’s temporary backyard. The Lilywhites have enjoyed a glistening home record at Wembley Stadium this season, but goals from Alexis Sanchez and Ander Herrera proved too much for Spurs in a pulsating match that kept the whole of Wembley on the edge of their seats. Tottenham Hotspur started the livelier side and attacked the sticks of David De Gea within the first minute. Trying to replicate the fast goal scored by Christian Eriksen against Utd in January, […]

Spurs Abroad: Tottenham Hotspur in the 2018 World Cup

The two-year cycle of major international tournaments is just about long enough for England fans across the country to recover from the last national disappointment and to start getting naively excited again for the next, by asking themselves one simple, yet devilishly provocative question: Could this be our year? It has been 52 years since the three lions raised their one and only World Cup trophy and knowing England, we’ll probably be waiting 52 more. Nevertheless, Tottenham Hotspur have a first-class side with players dotted all over the world… If England can’t win, it could be down to a Spur […]

Victor Wanyama Ready to Regain Spurs Starting Spot

The dominant Kenyan midfielder has spent a considerable amount of his time this season recovering from the knee injury he sustained during the pre-season period. The lining of  Victor Wanyama’s knee joint capsule first flared in July. Pochettino and the Spurs team were reluctant to undergo surgery, and his recovery has given way for the ever-reliable Eric Dier to occupy the CDM role for the first half of the season. Mauricio Pochettino has handled the recovery of Wanyama much like the previous recoveries of Danny Rose and Erik Lamela, not to mention the current recovery of Toby Alderweireld, which permits a […]

Injury update: Eric Dier to miss Premier League match (Video)

During Tottenham Hotspur’s unfortunate defeat to Juventus midweek, English international Eric Dier sustained an injury to his elbow and as a result, will most likely miss the Spurs away trip to Bournemouth on Sunday. Eric Dier has appeared in all 29 games in the current Premier League season and has started 28 of them. Tottenham Hotspur haven’t released any information on how long Dier’s injury may be, but we hope he makes a swift recovery. Spurs will be looking to fight for a win at Bournemouth and further cement their position in the race for that all-important top-four finish. Spurs […]

Bournemouth vs Spurs – Premier League – 11.03.18 – Preview

Match Preview – Bournemouth vs Spurs   After a tough mid-week defeat to Juventus in the Champions League Tottenham Hotspur will travel to Bournemouth on Sunday to try and further cement their position in the all-important top-four positions in the Premier League that would qualify them for Europe. The defeat to Juventus ended their 17-match unbeaten streak. The last time these two teams met in the Premier League was in October, when Christian Eriksen scored the only goal of the game at Wembley Stadium. Begovic won Man of the Match in that performance with a string of blinding saves for […]

Huddersfield vs Spurs – Premier League – 30.09.17

Match Report: Huddersfield 0 – 4 Spurs Kane is in a fine run of form as he fires two past Huddersfield in a 4-0 win; Tottenham defend their unbeaten away winning streak. The first goal came in the 9th minute when Trippier nodded on a through ball to Kane who took the pass in his stride and comfortably put it out of reach of Lössl. Davies made it 2-0 just seven minutes later, when the defender made an easy finish, bagging the rebound of a previous Christian Eriksen effort.   Kane scored his second by beating the Huddersfield number one […]