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FA Cup Semi-Final: The Spurs Post-Mortem

Manchester United hammered the last nail in the coffin of Spurs’ hopes of ending their decade-long trophy-less drought this weekend. Different pundits have offered their analyses after the match; some fans scorned the Spurs side for losing, where others rallied behind the squad, putting the defeat down to the luck of the day. Whatever causes can be offered, unfortunately, the score-line won’t change, and the only action that Poch and his boys can take is to continue the fight. The stats below are a mixed-bag but tell an extraordinary story about the mentality of the Spurs players, as well as […]

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, […]

Rochdale 2-2 Spurs- FA Cup -18.02.18

Match Report: Rochdale vs Spurs Tottenham Hotspur drew 2-2 away at League One Rochdale, which means the teams will have to play again at Wembley Stadium. Mauricio Pochettino had made 11 changes to the starting Spurs line up that clashed with Juventus midweek. The game remained locked at 0-0 until just before halftime, and both sides had good chances to take the lead. Henderson had two chances to test Michel Vorm, one bending wide, and another shot directly towards the keeper. Spurs seemed like they struggled to string passes together early on, however, new signing Lucas Moura looked bright.   […]

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 2-3 West Ham – League Cup – 25.10.17

Match Report: Spurs vs West Ham West Ham eliminate Spurs from the League Cup after going 2-0 down at Wembley. Spurs played West Ham off the park in the first half despite not exhibiting a string of their best players. Kane, Lloris, and Aurier were all left out of the squad as Eriksen occupied a spot on the bench. The first goal came within six minutes. Son raced down the left flank before squaring the ball to Sissoko, who effortlessly side-footed it round the Hammers number one.   Spurs doubled up in the 37th minute with an exquisite team goal. […]

Newport County 1-1 Spurs – FA Cup – 27.01.18

Match Report: Newport vs Spurs Kane saves Spurs with a late strike to draw away at Newport County. The League Two outfit started the game positively, and were the better side in front of their sell-out crowd. Frank Nouble found himself with a one-on-one against Michel Vorm just four minutes after the start, but sent the ball flying over the bar with a powerful, yet wildly inaccurate strike on goal.   Newport did open the scoring in the 38th minute of the game. Ben Tozer caused Spurs problems at the back with a long throw into the box. After Tottenham […]

Spurs 3-0 AFC Wimbledon – FA Cup – 07.01.18

Match Report: Spurs vs Wimbledon Tottenham advance through to the 4th round of the FA Cup after netting three against Wimbledon. Wimbledon valiantly kept Tottenham off the scoresheet for an hour and even had a chance to take the lead in the first half. Jimmy Abdou tested Vorm with a rocket shot on the edge of the area, forcing the Spurs keeper to parry it against his own framework.   Although Wimbledon defended well, Spurs were firmly in control and spent the majority of the match pressing the visitors in their own half. Both Lamela and Kane failed to convert […]

Southampton 1-1 Spurs – Premier League – 21.01.18

Match Report: Southampton vs Spurs In a frustrating stalemate for Spurs at St. Mary’s Stadium, England superstar Harry Kane netted his 99th Premier League goal. Kane beat Saints defender Jack Stephens in the air to equalise with a header. Although the match ended with a point apiece, it was only Spurs players who made it onto the scoresheet. Davinson Sanchez tipped the ball past his own keeper in an unfortunate attempt to clear a low driven cross from Ryan Bertrand on the left-hand side. Fully-stretched, Sanchez slid across his own box only to tap the ball onto the inside post […]