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Harry Kane Brings it Home for England in Volgograd: England vs Tunisia Match Review

England, headed up by Spurs golden boy Harry Kane, kicked off England’s World Cup efforts in style with a 2-1 win over Tunisia on Monday night. With the game book ended by two goals from Captain Kane, England not only beat Tunisia, but they also beat back the expectation the team have set for themselves with the series of lacklustre performances they’ve put in at major tournaments in recent years. The First Half The games opening quarter was everything that coach Gareth Southgate would have wanted it to be. His promises of bold, attacking football and well-oiled sidepieces, practised in their […]

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 […]

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 […]

Spurs 2-0 Watford – Premier League – 30.04.18

Match Report: Spurs vs Watford Spurs defeated Watford with ease as they extended the distance between themselves and 5th place Chelsea. Harry Kane closes in on Mo Salah by one, and Dele Alli scores his fourth Premier League goal in his last five matches. Tottenham were able to find holes in the Watford defence almost immediately and registered two shots within the space of seven minutes. Dembele demonstrated his trickery on the left flank before whipping a ball into the middle for Eric Dier; who couldn’t quite keep his header from rising over the bar. Dele Alli opened the scoring […]

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 […]

Spurs 1-0 Arsenal – Premier League – 12.02.18

Match Report: Spurs vs Arsenal Everybody enjoys a local derby for different reasons. One of those reasons is the bragging rights. The clash between Spurs and Arsenal at Wembley this weekend meant that the North London bragging rights belong to Tottenham. England striker Harry Kane punished Arsenal with a header early in the second half. The first half was quiet in terms of chances. The first opportunity came for Spurs in the 26th minutes when Kane found some space in the box. He looped an incoming cross over the bar of Cech. Bellerin charged down the right flank on the […]

Spurs 1-0 Barnsley – League Cup – 19.09.17

Match Report: Spurs 1 – 0 Barnsley Spurs edged Barnsley 1-0 to secure a spot in the 4th round of the Carabao Cup. However, it proved no easy task, and Tottenham did not have shot on target until the 62nd minute of the match. Llorente struggled in his debut start for Tottenham and missed arguably the best opportunity of the half after he failed to convert a set-piece. Ike Ugbo gave the championship visitors a glorious opportunity on the 46th-minute mark but failed to beat Vorm, who successfully parried his effort to safety.   Kieran Trippier created the opportunity for […]

Spurs 3-1 Real Madrid – Champions League – 01.11.17

Match Report: Spurs vs Real Madrid Tottenham Hotspur secured their place in the Champions League last 16 with a memorable 3-1 victory over Spanish giants Real Madrid. Dele Alli scored in the 26th minute to put the hosts 1-0 up at Wembley. Harry Winks spread the ball out wide to Kieran Trippier, who was waiting in an offside position. After being granted the benefit of the doubt, the fullback drilled it towards Alli in the middle, who stretched out to poke it into the corner of the net.   Lloris and the Tottenham back-four stood strong against an enfilade of […]

Apoel Nicosia 0-3 Spurs – Champions League – 26.09.17

Match Review: APOEL vs Spurs Harry Kane scores a hat-trick giving Tottenham their second win from two games during this Champions League campaign. Spurs looked slightly unsettled as the game in Cyprus got underway; it was the home side that looked the more focused of the two. Igor de Camargo hit the framework within 20th minutes; Carlao dropped his defender to challenge Lloris with a header totally unmarked.   Spurs then opened the scoring in 39 minutes after Ben Davies had drilled a flat pass through to Kane, who almost looked offside. After turning his defender, Kane calmly side-footed the […]