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Soccerlens - Sat Jun 2 9:20 PM
Everton want highly rated Spurs target, 15-goal star would be a sensational signing - originally posted on Sportslens.com Everton are interested in signing James Maddison from Norwich City. The highly talented central midfielder is expected to follow in the footsteps of Dele Alli in terms of deve...
Soccerlens - Sat Jun 2 9:07 PM
Man Utd could agree £50m deal for outcast Tottenham are ‘willing to let leave’ - originally posted on Sportslens.com According to The S*n, Manchester United could agree a £50m deal with Tottenham Hotspur for defender Toby Alderweireld, whom the Londoners are ‘willing to let leave’ for the right p...
Cartilage Free Captain - Sat Jun 2 8:46 PM
Kane looks like Kane again, and that’s good. England got their World Cup preparations off to a good start on Saturday behind goals from Gary Cahill and Harry Kane as they defeated Nigeria 2-1 in a friendly at Wembley Stadium. Cahill opened the scoring in the seventh minute with a headed blast on...
Soccerlens - Sat Jun 2 8:15 PM
Tottenham make contact to sign exciting midfielder; would be a fantastic signing - originally posted on Sportslens.com According to France Football, Tottenham Hotspur and Chelsea are keen to sign RB Salzburg midfielder Amadou Haidara. The report claims that Spurs have made contact already to sign...
Cartilage Free Captain - Sat Jun 2 6:27 PM
The European Champions will have to find someone else to lead their squad next season. Zinedine Zidane shocked the footballing world the other day when he announced that he was stepping down as manager of Real Madrid. He had just won his third Champions League title in a row with the Spanish gian...
Soccerlens - Sat Jun 2 1:45 PM
Report: Tottenham and Liverpool target demands £60, 000-a-week deal; will be free agent next summer - originally posted on Sportslens.com According to reports from The Mirror (transfer live blog; 02/06/2018) Alex McCarthy is demanding a lucrative contract to stay at Southampton. The Saints narrow...
Tottenham Blog - Sat Jun 2 1:00 AM
Tottenham are ready to sell Vincent Jassen this summer but the Londoners want £25 million for the striker, according to reports in Turkey. Janssen joined Spurs from AZ Alkmaar in the summer of 2016 for a fee in the region of £18 million. The Dutchman endured a difficult first season in England, s...
Tottenham Blog - Fri Jun 1 11:00 PM
Gareth Southgate says there is no reason Dele Alli can’t play alongside Jesse Lingard despite suggestions the Tottenham star will miss out on a place in England’s starting line-up at the World Cup. Alli was left out of the team during the last international break, playing for just 22 minutes in f...
Cartilage Free Captain - Fri Jun 1 8:09 PM
But never mind that HE’S GOING TO BE A FATHER! Christian Eriksen is back in the transfer news today thanks to his agent, who claimed in the media that Tottenham Hotspur aren’t the only ones who remain interested in the midfielder. Eriksen has been widely tipped to sign a new, improved contract wi...
Tottenham Blog - Fri Jun 1 7:00 PM
Mauricio Pochettino has played down reports he is Real Madrid’s number one candidate to take over as manager of the La Liga giants. Zinedine Zidane resigned from his post at the Bernabeu on Thursday after leading Madrid to a third successive Champions League title. Reports claim Pochettino is bei...
Tottenham Blog - Fri Jun 1 5:12 PM
Tottenham midfielder Christian Eriksen is attracting interest from several clubs, according to his agent. Eriksen was heavily linked with a move to Barcelona last summer, but the La Liga giants waited until January and signed Philippe Coutinho from Liverpool instead. Those links have emerged agai...
Cartilage Free Captain - Fri Jun 1 2:04 PM
Spurs’ gaffer didn’t put the issue to bed, but he did tamp down some of the rumors. Mauricio Pochettino had his first public appearance in front of the media today since the resignation of Zinedine Zidane as manager of Real Madrid. That resignation sent shockwaves through the European footballing...
EPL Talk - Fri Jun 1 1:36 PM
Madrid (AFP) – Tottenham manager Mauricio Pochettino responded Friday to speculation that he is Real Madrid’s favoured candidate to succeed Zinedine Zidane as coach by saying: “What will be, will be.” Pochettino, speaking in Barcelona at the launch of the Spanish version of his book “A Brave New...
EPL Talk - Fri Jun 1 1:30 PM
Paris (AFP) – The race to succeed Zinedine Zidane is on following the Frenchman’s shock resignation from Real Madrid on Thursday, only days after steering the Spanish giants to a third successive Champions League trophy. Tottenham’s Argentinian manager Mauricio Pochettino tops the bookmakers’ lis...
Tottenham Blog - Fri Jun 1 1:00 PM
Palace have issued a fresh hand-off warning over reported Tottenham target Wilfried Zaha, according to the Mirror. Zaha has been a Spurs target for some time, with manager Mauricio Pochettino believed to be a big admirer of the winger. Pochettino signed a new five-year contract last month and has...
Tottenham Blog - Fri Jun 1 12:06 PM
Mauricio Pochettino says he is “very happy” at Tottenham amid reports linking with the vacant managerial post at Real Madrid. The Spurs boss has been heavily linked with Madrid ever since Zinedine Zidane left the Bernabeu on Thursday after winning a third successive Champions League title with th...
Cartilage Free Captain - Fri Jun 1 9:06 AM
We at Cartilage Free Captain do transfer rumors often, and we do them well. But sometimes it’s worth doing a deeper dive into Tottenham Hotspur ’s transfer targets, what we call Daniel Levy’s Imaginary Shortlist . These are players that Spurs have either been linked to in the transfer window, or...
Soccerlens - Fri Jun 1 7:45 AM
Report: Euro giants join the race for £35m ace; Tottenham must act quickly - originally posted on Sportslens.com According to reports from Tutto Mercato Web, Italian giants Juventus have joined the race to sign Dutch defender Matthijs de Ligt in the summer transfer window. The 18-year-old has imp...
Cartilage Free Captain - Fri Jun 1 7:30 AM
Wayne Rooney, acting superstar. Hey, everyone! Let’s talk about films again. Ramble of the Day Football teams have gotten incredibly creative lately with how to make their money. From Angry Birds sleeve sponsors to getting the National Football League to partly fund your stadium, it is quite the...
Soccerlens - Fri Jun 1 7:29 AM
25 goals and 13 assists last season: Tottenham want highly rated midfield star - originally posted on Sportslens.com Tottenham are interested in signing the Marseille winger Florian Thauvin this summer. The 25-year-old Frenchman has been in exceptional form over the last year and Pochettino wants...
Soccerlens - Fri Jun 1 7:15 AM
Tottenham signing £45m could pave the way for £50k-per-week star to join rival club - originally posted on Sportslens.com Tottenham Hotspur are reportedly showing keen interest in signing Ajax defender Matthijs de Ligt in the summer transfer window. Earlier this month, reports emerged that Spurs...
Soccerlens - Fri Jun 1 6:45 AM
Make a statement: Tottenham signing world class 28-year-old will make them title contenders - originally posted on Sportslens.com According to reports from The Independent, Tottenham could make an audacious move to bring their former player, Gareth Bale, back to the north London club from Real Ma...
Soccerlens - Fri Jun 1 6:15 AM
Report: Levy will demand £42m for key Tottenham man; no release clause in his contract - originally posted on Sportslens.com According to reports from The Times, Tottenham Hotspur will demand around £42.5 million for Mauricio Pochettino as compensation should Real Madrid make a move. Madrid could...
Cartilage Free Captain - Fri Jun 1 1:30 AM
That’s the full amount of his contract. And that’s if Levy lets him go at all. Mauricio Pochettino is apparently Real Madrid chairman Florentino Perez’s top target to replace Zinedine Zidane as manager, but even if Pochettino gets his head turned, Daniel Levy isn’t going to make it easy. Accordin...
Tottenham Blog - Fri Jun 1 1:00 AM
Real Madrid have made Tottenham manager Mauricio Pochettino their first choice candidate to take over from Zinedine Zidane, according to multiple reports. Zidane resigned from his post at the Bernabeu on Thursday after leading Real Madrid to a third successive Champions League title. Pochettino s...
Tottenham Blog - Thu May 31 11:00 PM
Colombian midfielder Wilmar Barrios, who is allegedly a summer target for Tottenham, has a release clause in his contract of just £12 million. That’s according to reports in Argentina, where Barrios has been playing since 2016. Barrios currently plays for Boca Juniors and is the international tea...
Tottenham Blog - Thu May 31 7:00 PM
Mauricio Pochettino does NOT have a release clause in his contract despite rumours suggesting otherwise, according to multiple reports. Real Madrid, who parted company with Zinedine Zidane on Thursday, have already been linked with a move for Pochettino as they begin the hunt for their new manage...
Tottenham Blog - Thu May 31 5:00 PM
Danny Rose is unlikely to join Everton from Tottenham this summer, according to the Mail. Spurs are expected to sell a number of first team players before the start of next season as Mauricio Pochettino plans an overhaul of his squad. Rose, Toby Alderweireld and Mousa Dembele are among those expe...
Cartilage Free Captain - Thu May 31 3:51 PM
But contingency plans are still in place in case something goes wrong. Work progresses on the new Tottenham Hotspur Stadium as the crew rushes to put the finishing touches on Spurs’ new ground. Now, according to the Evening Standard, comes the announcement that the first test event will be held a...
Soccerlens - Thu May 31 2:33 PM
Arsene Wenger and Mauricio Pochettino emerge as early favorites to replace Zidane at Real Madrid - originally posted on Sportslens.com Former Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger has emerged as an early favorite to replace Zinedine Zidane following the Frenchman’s sudden exit from Real Madrid. Zidane, w...
Cartilage Free Captain - Thu May 31 1:48 PM
Uh oh. There’s huge news in the world of football this morning as Zinedine Zidane held a snap press conference to announce that he was stepping down as manager of Real Madrid after winning his third consecutive Champions League title. The news has sent the media into an absolute frenzy about who...
Tottenham Blog - Thu May 31 1:35 PM
Tottenham are keeping tabs on Southampton goalkeeper Alex McCarthy ahead of a possible summer move, according to the Mirror. Michel Vorm, Spurs’ current reserve goalkeeper, is out of contract this summer and could choose to leave the Londoners. If that happens, Tottenham will be in need of a new...
Tottenham Blog - Thu May 31 12:49 PM
Tottenham may not have played their last Premier League game at Wembley, according to the Mail. Spurs played all 19 of their home league matches at Wembley last season while the construction of the new White Hart Lane-based stadium takes place. They are expected to return to north London for the...
Cartilage Free Captain - Thu May 31 8:22 AM
A few World Cup jerseys, ranked. Hi, Hoddlers! There are only two weeks left until the World Cup begins! Let’s talk about it. Ramble of the Day Many have ranked World Cup kits, so I figured I’d do the same. I’ve actually been working on these rankings for quite some time, but I finalized them rig...
EPL Talk - Thu May 31 6:00 AM
On this summer’s USA tour, Tottenham Hotspur will be playing top teams across the United States in the 2018 edition of the International Champions Cup. With Mauricio Pochettino signing a new deal with Spurs, he’ll be leading out his squad in several high profiles matches this summer to prepare fo...
Tottenham Blog - Thu May 31 1:00 AM
Tottenham have joined the race to sign Marseille winger Florian Thauvin this summer, according to reports in France. Thauvin spent a short time at Newcastle United back in 2015, only to be loaned back to Marseille following a disappointing spell in the north east. However, he has since emerged as...
Tottenham Blog - Wed May 30 11:00 PM
Tottenham are confident Christian Eriksen will sign a new contract with the club, according to ESPN. That’s despite reports in Spain linking Eriksen with a possible summer move to either Real Madrid or Barcelona. Spanish outlet Sport claims Barcelona are keen to move for Eriksen if they are unabl...
Cartilage Free Captain - Wed May 30 8:57 PM
Good! A host of Tottenham Hotspur players will be joining up with their international teammates here in the next little while for a series of friendlies and World Cup warm-up matches now that club football is finished in most leagues. But Victor Wanyama won’t be one of them. ESPN is reporting tha...
Cartilage Free Captain - Wed May 30 7:39 PM
The Tottenham Hotspur center back wants to give something back. Lots of professional athletes say they want to give something back to the community some day. Jan Vertonghen has actually done it. In the quiet period between the end of the Premier League season and the start of this summer’s World...
Tottenham Blog - Wed May 30 7:00 PM
Inter Milan are the latest Serie A club to express an interest in signing Tottenham midfielder Mousa Dembele, according to reports in Italy. Dembele, who has just one year left on his current contract, is expected to leave Spurs after failing to agree terms on a new deal. The Belgian has previous...
Soccerlens - Wed May 30 6:29 PM
Tottenham could agree £100m deal for 26-year-old, Brazilian approves transfer - originally posted on Sportslens.com According to Don Balon, Tottenham could agree a £100m deal with Barcelona for Danish midfielder Christian Eriksen this summer, so long as the Catalan giants meet his asking price to...
Soccerlens - Wed May 30 5:25 PM
Real Madrid superstar reportedly open to joining Tottenham, fans will be delighted - originally posted on Sportslens.com Real Madrid star Gareth Bale is reportedly open to a return to Tottenham, so much so that he is even prepared to take a pay-cut if a move can happen. Bale produced a stunning 2...
Tottenham Blog - Wed May 30 5:00 PM
Ashley Young has labelled Dele Alli “a fantastic talent” and has urged the Tottenham attacker to retain his on-field aggression for club and country. Alli and Young were involved in altercation when Manchester United beat Spurs 1-0 at Old Trafford earlier in the season – it wasn’t the first time...
Cartilage Free Captain - Wed May 30 2:54 PM
An English backup goalkeeper? Sure, why not! Tottenham Hotspur goalkeeper Michel Vorm is likely moving on this summer with his contract expiring, and that means Spurs are probably in the hunt for a new backup keeper. Not a lot has been written about it, but the Mirror has a report out now that sa...
Tottenham Blog - Wed May 30 1:00 PM
Christian Pulisic’s father has brandished reports linking his son with a move to Tottenham as “hogwash”, claiming the Borussia Dortmund winger is linked with a different club every week. Last week, reports emerged suggesting Spurs could look at Pulisic as a potential alternative to Ryan Sessegnon...
Tottenham Blog - Wed May 30 12:00 PM
Tottenham are worried they will miss out on signing Ryan Sessegnon because of the Fulham’s owner’s bid to buy Wembley stadium, according the London Evening Standard. Spurs have been linked with a move for Sessegnon for some time now, with many reports suggesting Mauricio Pochettino’s side are the...
Cartilage Free Captain - Wed May 30 7:30 AM
Cake! A footballer! Links! Hi, everyone! I got a Joe Hart Panini sticker last night. It was pretty awkward. Ramble of the Day Once again, I am sharing with you something I found from the world of social media. This time, the subject is Manchester City’s Phil Foden, who recently celebrated his 18t...
Soccerlens - Wed May 30 7:25 AM
Tottenham want 28-yr-old Wolves target, would be quite a coup for them - originally posted on Sportslens.com Tottenham are interested in signing the Southampton keeper Alex McCarthy this summer. According to reports, Wolves are interested in signing the 28-year-old as well. McCarthy was very impr...
Tottenham Blog - Wed May 30 1:00 AM
Eric Dier says he is very happy for his Tottenham teammate Harry Kane after the striker was handed the England captaincy for the World Cup. Kane will wear the armband during the World Cup finals in Russia this summer having been picked to lead the team out by manager Gareth Southgate. The 24-year...
Tottenham Blog - Tue May 29 11:00 PM
Kyle Walker-Peters has withdrawn from international duty with the England Under-21s because of a thigh injury. The Tottenham defender signed a new contract earlier this month that will see him stay at the club until the summer of 2021. He was called up to the Three Lions’ Under-21s squad for the...
Cartilage Free Captain - Tue May 29 9:52 PM
But boy howdy, it sure doesn’t seem very likely. We really should stop doing this to each other. Gareth Bale is all over the news at the moment after he basically issued a come-and-get-me plea to well, anyone who can afford him. After scoring a brace off the bench to help Real Madrid win their th...
Soccerlens - Tue May 29 8:43 PM
Tottenham make ‘good offer’ for £435m playmaker whose ‘future is not clear’ - originally posted on Sportslens.com According to Diario Gol, Tottenham Hotspur have made a ‘good deal’ for Real Madrid’s £435m-rated playmaker Luka Modric whose ‘future is not clear’. The 32-year-old’s time at the Santi...
Soccerlens - Tue May 29 7:40 PM
Spurs interested in signing £50m midfielder, would be a major coup - originally posted on Sportslens.com Tottenham are interested in signing Christian Pulisic from Borussia Dortmund this summer. The Londoners are keen on adding a wide player and they expect Ryan Sessegnon to stay at Fulham for an...
Tottenham Blog - Tue May 29 7:00 PM
Tottenham have rejected numerous offers from AC Milan for Mousa Dembele, according to reports in Italy. Dembele, who has just one year left on his current contract, is expected to leave Spurs this summer after failing to agree terms on a new deal. The Belgian has revealed he will not discuss a ne...
Cartilage Free Captain - Tue May 29 5:11 PM
Spurs’ youngster will return to the club after a year in Birmingham. Aston Villa came incredibly close to returning to the Premier League. Last Saturday they fell 1-0 to Fulham at Wembley and thus missed out on a return to the top flight of English football. Steve Bruce turned to his bench as his...
Tottenham Blog - Tue May 29 5:09 PM
Gareth Bale would be “very open” to returning to Tottenham this summer and would be willing to accept a pay-cut to re-join the Londoners, according to the Independent. The Welshman joined Real Madrid from Spurs in the summer of 2013 for a then-record fee of £85 million – he has won La Liga and fo...
Cartilage Free Captain - Tue May 29 3:50 PM
Go on, Winksy. With at least one of Tottenham Hotspur ’s midfielders likely departing this summer, Harry Winks will very likely be an even more important part of Spurs’ team next season. That’s if he can recover from injury. Winksy shared an Instagram story on his personal feed today that showed...
Cartilage Free Captain - Tue May 29 1:27 PM
As we suspected. On to other targets. Ryan Sessegnon is a Premier League player, but he will be playing for Fulham next season, according to the club’s owner. According to the Times (£) , the 18-year old phenom will not be sold to another club this summer but will instead stay with the Cottagers...
Tottenham Blog - Tue May 29 1:23 PM
Tottenham midfielder Christian Eriksen is set to sign a new contract worth in excess of £100, 000-a-week including bonuses, according to the Telegraph. Eriksen has been one of Spurs’ best players under Mauricio Pochettino’s management, scoring 26 in all competitions over the last two seasons. Poc...
Tottenham Blog - Tue May 29 1:00 PM
The Brazil national team has checked in at Tottenham’s training ground, where they will prepare for the World Cup finals in Russia this summer. Neymar, Gabriel Jesus, Philippe Coutinho and other world-class stars are among the first guests to make use of the club’s new player accommodation Lodge....
Dear Mr Levy - Tue May 29 9:30 AM
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Cartilage Free Captain - Tue May 29 8:07 AM
Let’s take a peek at Twitter. Hi, people! Let’s go back to Twitter for today’s ramble. Ramble of the Day I feel like we do not talk about Tottenham assistant coach Jesús Pérez enough. More specifically, I feel like we do not talk about his Twitter account enough. He’s not an incredibly active twe...
Soccerlens - Tue May 29 7:53 AM
Man Utd circle around £50 million Tottenham target, sale would be a mistake - originally posted on Sportslens.com Fulham’s 1-0 victory over Aston Villa in Saturday’s Championship play-off final at Wembley sees them return to the top flight after a four year absence. Tom Cairney’s 23rd minute goal...
LFC Reds - Tue May 29 1:13 AM
Fabinho and Keita confirmed. Alderweireld is begging to leave Spurs, we need to get him. Allison or Donnarumma in goal. Pulisic.
Tottenham Blog - Tue May 29 1:00 AM
Tottenham star Heung-Min Son was on the scoresheet as South Korea beat Honduras 2-0 in a pre-World Cup friendly. Son scored 18 goals across all competitions in 2017-18, enjoying another fine season in a Spurs shirt. However, he struggled for goals towards the end of the campaign – as it turned ou...
Cartilage Free Captain - Tue May 29 12:27 AM
Are there moose in Italy? There may be at least one after this summer. I think by this point most Tottenham Hotspur fans expect midfielder Mousa Dembele to be sold before the closing of the transfer window this summer. He’s already confirmed both in person and via his agent that he won’t address...
The key for the game was to match the motivation, desire, fight and challenge of Newport, Pochettino said. But the team didn't show really that they want to go to the next stage of the FA Cup.
Guardian Series - 4:44 AM
Football is ruled by trends. Now the tendency is to debate about possession, Pochettino said.
Soccernet - 1:25 PM
I think it was easier than a penalty! But he was there and he scored. I'm happy for him, happy for the team, Pochettino said of Dier's strike.
Sky Sports - 11:37 PM
I think it was easier than a penalty! But he was there and he scored. I'm happy for him, happy for the team, Pochettino said of Dier's strike.
Sky Sports - 7:10 PM