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Tactics
Could switching to 4-3-3 work for Spurs?
08:01 Saturday 19th October 2019

Tottenham Hotspur began an upward curve when Mauricio Pochettino took over in 2014. Now, in his sixth year in charge, they've gone over a precipice. Is it stagnation? Apart from moving to a new stadium, everything has remained…

European Championships
Should Southgate start Harry Winks?
08:01 Monday 14th October 2019

Since their semi-final exit from the World Cup last year, many believed that the Three Lions were headed in the right direction. The Nations League represented an opportunity to take it a step further but they couldn't get past the…

Premier League
Is Lo Celso's injury a concern for Pochettino?
12:01 Saturday 14th September 2019

Tottenham Hotspur hoped to start afresh after the season's shaky beginning but misfortune struck again. While on duty for Argentina in a friendly against Chile, new signing Giovani Lo Celso suffered a groin injury. The club confirmed the…

England National Team
Is it James Maddison’s time to shine for England?
12:00 Saturday 7th September 2019

Gareth Southgate announced his latest England squad nine days ago for upcoming Euro 2020 qualifiers against Bulgaria and Kosovo. Among the usual suspects, there was a first call-up for defenders Tyrone Mings, Aaron Wan Bissaka. Midfielder Mason…

Football
Can Erik Lamela turn his Spurs career around?
08:00 Sunday 1st September 2019

To make it in football, you must not only be exceptionally good but also exceptionally lucky. Where would Lionel Messi be if Barcelona hadn't thought it worthwhile to give a pre-teen expensive hormone treatments to counteract the condition…

Premier League
Can Ryan Sessegnon succeed with Spurs?
08:01 Tuesday 13th August 2019

Being the most frugal club among the Premier League top-six, eyebrows raised when Tottenham Hotspur spent upwards of £20 million on Fulham's teenage sensation, Ryan Sessegnon. For the team who dared go one full campaign without spending…

England National Team
Is Gareth Southgate working with best possible England squad?
10:00 Thursday 6th June 2019

England take on the Netherlands tonight at the Estadio D. Afonso Henriques. Victory for the Three Lions in Guimaraes would secure a place in Sunday’s inaugural Uefa Nations League final, against hosts Portugal. Gareth Southgate announced…

Premier League
How will Tottenham cope without Harry Kane?
08:00 Wednesday 23rd January 2019

As the full-time whistle blew on the recent Premier League encounter between Tottenham Hotspur and Manchester United, Spurs fans could be forgiven if their thoughts weren’t entirely on the result. Tottenham lost the game by one goal to…

Premier League
How a tactical switch would help Tottenham with their central midfield woes
15:00 Monday 13th August 2018

Tottenham Hotspur, the sole side in the Premier League who didn’t manage to sign one single player in the recently concluded summer transfer window. Now, Mauricio Pochettino will have to do with last season’s squad; until…

Premier League
Tottenham will make the top 4
11:30 Tuesday 13th February 2018

The North London Derby was a very entertaining game even though the scoreline didn’t reflect the frenetic back-and-forth between the two rivals. Tottenham won courtesy Harry Kane’s 23rd league goal. Mauricio Pochettino's…

Football
The 12 Days of Football: Ten lads-a-leaping
08:00 Monday 1st January 2018

On the tenth day of football, UEFA gave to me ten lads-a-leaping/Nine ladies  playing/ Eight managers managing/ Seven sides-a-sinking/ Six games amazing, Five Golden Goals!  Four calls blown/ Three French clubs/ Two title…

Opinion
Give that man a mug: Mauricio Pochettino belongs in World's Best Manager debate
09:30 Wednesday 18th October 2017

Mauricio Pochettino's name would have meant nothing to most Premier League viewers four years ago. Now, the Argentine tactician rates among the league's best. He has become one of the world's most sought-after managers. His rapid ascent can…

Opinion
Real Madrid 1-1 Tottenham: 3 Spurs talking points
23:10 Tuesday 17th October 2017

In the third week of the Champions League group stage, two in-form teams battled it out at the world-famous Santiago Bernabeu. Real Madrid welcomed the Harry Kane team to Spain in a contest to establish dominance over Group H. What followed…

Opinion
Five Premier League Youngsters Set For Three Lions Future
10:00 Monday 27th March 2017

Judging by England's youth sides for this international break, the Three Lions future certainly is bright. It's Round and It's White have picked five players most likely to break into Gareth Southgate's first team soon. If you think we left…

Premier League
Tom Carroll at a crossroads
12:15 Friday 20th January 2017

It's likely to be Tottenham's biggest deal of the transfer window yet the sale of Tom Carroll to Swansea City has barely warranted any column inches. Spurs fans were also subdued in their response and the transfer slipped away almost unnoticed…