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Premier League
Sympathising with Jose Mourinho
17:00 Saturday 14th March 2020

When Tottenham Hotspur made the incredibly bold decision to sack Mauricio Pochettino, Daniel Levy would've understood the risks involved. The businessman from Essex simply had to get his next appointment bang on, after all, this is a side…

Premier League
Roy Keane doesn't want to hear about sacking Solskjaer
12:00 Friday 28th February 2020

As a studio analyst, Roy Keane’s bullshit metre is more finely calibrated than Lewis Hamilton’s Ferrari. Among other benefits, the Irishman’s early warning system doesn’t allow Jamie Carragher to get a word in edgewise.…

Champions League
Can Tottenham cope with rampant RB Leipzig in the Champions League?
17:01 Wednesday 19th February 2020

The last time Jose Mourinho and Tottenham Hotspur squared up against German opposition in the Champions League was in December. The English side was humbled 3-1 by Bayern Munich. But the self-proclaimed Special One, in his usual style, played…

Premier League
Raheem Sterling penalty shout v Tottenham reveals important VAR misconception
08:00 Tuesday 4th February 2020

Before the fact, critics opposed to implementing Video-Assisted Review in the Premier League predicted the process would destroy the ‘fabric of the game’. While it’s difficult to argue that the time taken to review decisions…

Premier League
Jose Mourinho: Spurs saviour or not so special anymore?
18:31 Wednesday 20th November 2019

"When he [Frank Lampard] decided to go to a direct competitor then love stories are over."--Jose Mourinho on Frank Lampard joining Manchester City on loan, 2014 After Porto, Chelsea twice, Inter Milan, Real Madrid and Manchester United,…

Premier League
Can Andre Onana replace Hugo Lloris at Spurs?
12:01 Thursday 7th November 2019

Despite his absence with a dislocated elbow, Hugo Lloris remains Tottenham Hotspur’s first-choice keeper. At 32, however, he's already reached his peak. His time with the North London side nears its end. Spurs must plan for that event.…

Spain
Opportunity knocks twice for Alphonse Areola
08:00 Sunday 13th October 2019

Football is about taking advantage of opportunities. Alphonse Areola has two knocking. At Real Madrid, Thibaut Courtois’ position is there for the taking. Meanwhile, Hugo Lloris' injury could spell a turnaround with France. Even though…

Managerial News
Sacking Pochettino only makes things worse for Tottenham
08:01 Tuesday 8th October 2019

Canadian rockers The Tragically Hip recorded a song called Boots and Hearts, noting that the two items had something in common. When it starts to fall apart, Man, it really falls apart. Mauricio Pochettino should have the tune on his playlist.…

Premier League
2019/20 Tottenham Hotspur Premier League preview
15:01 Wednesday 7th August 2019

Mauricio Pochettino cultivated a habit of finishing in the top four at Tottenham Hotspur. Last season was no different although they allowed their hold on third place to slip at season's end. This was the fourth consecutive season in which…

European Football
Can nations win more by not building around a superstar?
15:00 Monday 25th March 2019

Euro 2020 qualifiers began during the current international window. England started well with a 5-0 win over the Czech Republic. Social media flipped out over Paul Pogba's saucy chip over Montenegro's low block to Antoine Griezmann…

Premier League
Tottenham Hotspur Squad Review - Who Stays and Who Goes in Goal
15:00 Sunday 15th July 2018

Mauricio Pochettino has been amazing for Tottenham Hotspur. His arrival in 2014 ushered in an age of vibrant, dynamic football powered by the youth prospects from their very own academy. His high-pressing dynamic style allowed Tottenham…

World Cup
World Cup Preview: Which keeper will win the Golden Glove?
15:30 Thursday 14th June 2018

Italy failed to qualify for the World Cup for the first time since 1958. They bowed out to the hosts of that tournament, Sweden, in the UEFA playoff round. The Azzurri's absence deprives the world of one last look at Gianluigi Buffon…

Opinion
Tottenham Hotspur 4-1 Liverpool: Player ratings
09:30 Monday 23rd October 2017

Following a commendable draw at the Santiago Bernabeu, Tottenham Hotspur produced the second impressive display in space of five days with a comfortable 4-1 victory over an unorganised Liverpool side.  Who were the standout performers for Spurs?…

Opinion
Did Tottenham Hotspur pass its biggest European test?
17:58 Wednesday 18th October 2017

Tottenham Hotspur's Tuesday night trip to the Bernabeu was billed as a test of their European credentials. A hard-earned, precious draw suggests that they passed that test. And many have, rightly, been gushing in their praise for Mauricio Pochettino…

Opinion
Four players with no business in PFA Team of the Year
13:15 Friday 21st April 2017

We understand the PFA Team of the Year is being determined by players, and accept that there's absolutely nothing we the fans can do to change that. However, we can't help but imagine what some people were thinking while casting their votes.…