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Tottenham Blog - Wed Sep 20 11:00 PM
Tottenham defender Kyle Walker-Peters has been nominated for the prestigious Golden Boy award. Founded in 2003 by Italian newspaper Tuttosport, the annual award is given to Europe’s most impressive footballer under the age of 21 as decided by a panel of 30 journalist. Walker-Peters, 20, is one of...
Cartilage Free Captain - Wed Sep 20 10:52 PM
It’s another London derby at Wembley Stadium. The draw for the League Cup fourth round is now taking place, and Tottenham Hotspur now know their opponents. Spurs were the first ball out of the hat and will have a home match against Premier League rivals West Ham in the next round. We have been dr...
KUMB - Wed Sep 20 10:06 PM
West Ham will face Tottenham at Wembley in the last 16 of the Carabao Cup.
Tottenham Blog - Wed Sep 20 9:53 PM
Harry Kane and Gareth Bale have been included on the 55-man shortlist for the FIFA team of the year. The pair are the only British players to be named on the shortlist, which includes a total of 12 Premier League players. Kane is the only Tottenham star included, while Manchester United have six...
Cartilage Free Captain - Wed Sep 20 5:11 PM
Walker-Peters capped off an impressive offseason with a prestigious U21 award nomination. Kyle Walker-Peters had a pretty good offseason. The young Tottenham Hotspur fullback won the U20 World Cup with England in South Korea this summer and played very well against his peers while playing out of...
Tottenham Blog - Wed Sep 20 5:00 PM
Harry Winks has revealed he is back to full fitness following the ankle injury he suffered last season. The midfielder damaged ankle ligaments in Tottenham’s 2-0 at Burnley in April and has struggled for game time since returning at the beginning of the new campaign. Winks completed 90 minutes fo...
Cartilage Free Captain - Wed Sep 20 4:02 PM
Tottenham’s young academy graduate is finally healthy and ready to get back into the action for Spurs. It’s been a long recovery from injury for Harry Winks, but the Tottenham Hotspur academy graduate midfielder says he’s back now and ready to get back into the first team action for Spurs. Winks...
Tottenham Blog - Wed Sep 20 1:00 PM
Tim Sherwood has suggested the only way Tottenham will keep hold of Harry Kane next summer is by winning a trophy this season. The former Spurs boss was speaking on Sky Sports show ‘The Debate’ when he was asked about Kane’s loyalty to the club. “There’s only so much loyalty someone can show, ” h...
Tottenham Blog - Wed Sep 20 12:00 PM
Summer signing Juan Foyth made his first appearance for Tottenham on Wednesday evening in the 1-0 win over Barnsley in the third round of the EFL Cup. The 19-year-old, who completed his move from Estudiantes on deadline day, lined up in a back four next to captain on the night Jan Vertonghen. He...
Vital Spurs - Wed Sep 20 10:14 AM
Well their cup final is coming up so we will have to be on top of our game to get the 3 points. Seems all their injuries have cleared up just in time for our appearance. Going to be a tough game but we need to win.
Cartilage Free Captain - Wed Sep 20 8:27 AM
Gooooood morning Spursland! Hump day can be a reflective part of the week at the best of times- let alone when Spurs have just struggled to an ugly 1-0 win over Championship opposition. To reflect that, I’ve chosen something lovely from Sampha’s Mercury Prize-winning album Process for you all to...
Soccerlens - Wed Sep 20 8:11 AM
Former England star writes off Chelsea, Tottenham, Arsenal and Liverpool title hopes, says trophy is heading to Manchester - originally posted on Sportslens.com Former Everton and England winger Trevor Steven believes this season’s Premier League title will be fought out by the two Manchester clu...
Vital Spurs - Wed Sep 20 7:12 AM
Spurs have been blessed with a rich history of amazing goal scorers. So many, that it is impossible to list them all. Click here to read the article
Cartilage Free Captain - Wed Sep 20 3:26 AM
You can’t watch the match, but you can see the highlights. Unless you were in Wembley Stadium tonight (and I’m sure more than a few of you were!) you didn’t get to watch Tottenham Hotspur ’s 1-0 win over Barnsley in the third round of the Carabao Cup. It might be just as well — all indications we...
Tottenham Blog - Wed Sep 20 1:00 AM
Eric Dier is the latest Tottenham player to sit down with Soccer AM to tell presenter ‘Tubes’ all about his teammates. He was asked a number of questions about his fellow Spurs players, and the answers ranged from predictable to hilarious. The midfielder revealed the team’s worst dresser is Erik...
EPL Talk - Tue Sep 19 11:29 PM
London (AFP) – Leicester’s Shinji Okazaki sent Liverpool crashing out of the League Cup, while Tottenham edged past Barnsley to reach the fourth round on Tuesday. Okazaki came off the bench to fire Leicester ahead in the second half of their 2-0 win at the King Power Stadium. The Japan forward, o...
Tottenham Blog - Tue Sep 19 11:00 PM
Tottenham narrowly beat Championship side Barnsley in the third round of the EFL Cup at Wembley on Tuesday night. Barnsley missed two or three good chances to cause an upset, but Spurs created plenty of opportunities themselves and eventually took one in the 65th minute. Kieran Trippier got past...
EPL Talk - Tue Sep 19 10:35 PM
London (AFP) – Leicester’s Shinji Okazaki sent Liverpool crashing out of the League Cup, while Tottenham edged past Barnsley to reach the fourth round on Tuesday. Okazaki came off the bench to fire Leicester ahead in the second half of their 2-0 win at the King Power Stadium. The Japan forward, o...
Cartilage Free Captain - Tue Sep 19 10:02 PM
It wasn’t pretty, but the job was done. Tottenham played today. It wasn’t televised anywhere, and that might’ve been for the better. Spurs defeated Barnsley 1-0 at Wembley in a tedious and frustrating affair. But a win is a win, and this win sees them advance to the fourth-round of the Carabao Cu...
Cartilage Free Captain - Tue Sep 19 9:32 PM
Dele Alli goal! #TOTBAR pic.twitter.com/xEcyn26tT6 — Andy Sshot (@Andysshot) September 19, 2017 Dele Alli has fired Tottenham Hotspur in front of Barnsley in the Carling Capital One Carabao Cup! A match not seen on TV anywhere except shady Periscope streams, there’s not much to the goal, but Spur...
Vital Football - Tue Sep 19 7:51 PM
Tottenham v Barnsley - Team Sheets - 19-9-17 Vitalfootball: Barnsley: 19/09/2017 19:27:36 Barnsley go to Wembley as the visitors to Tottenham for the latest League Cup game.
Tottenham Blog - Tue Sep 19 6:50 PM
Many fans were a bit confused when Mauricio Pochettino ruled Marcus Edwards out of featuring for the first team in Tottenham’s League Cup clash with Barnsley. Edwards has shown glimpses of brilliance for the U23s, leading to calls for him to play a part for the senior side. Pochettino, however, d...
Cartilage Free Captain - Tue Sep 19 5:38 PM
On the eve of Spurs’ 2017-18 League Cup campaign, Spurs’ manager has essentially dissed England’s premier cup competitions. Mauricio Pochettino isn’t all that fond of England’s cup competitions. We’ve kind of known this for a while, but for the first time he’s come right out and admitted it: give...
Tottenham Blog - Tue Sep 19 5:00 PM
Tottenham have sent scouts to watch Besiktas striker Cenk Tosun, according to MailOnline. The Turkish striker is also attracting interest from Newcastle and Crystal Palace. The latter reportedly made a late move for him on deadline day but failed to get a deal over the line. According to the Mail...
Cartilage Free Captain - Tue Sep 19 5:00 PM
It’s not on TV, but that’s not going to stop us from following along! Hey, it’s the third round of the League Milk Coca-Cola Worthington Carling Capital one EFL Carabao Cup! Just three days after their disappointing scoreless draw against Swansea, Spurs are back at Wembley Stadium to host Champio...
Vital Spurs - Tue Sep 19 3:05 PM
On other sites and on twitter, the (to me) fickle over reaction nee panick over our results at Wembley appears to have escalated in some 'fans' minds to it's time to ready Poch's replacement - so who could we get now? Add your own choices and let's see what alturnatives we can conjour.. I'll star...
The Fighting Cock - Tue Sep 19 2:52 PM
As Tottenham are brought down earth with a draw with Swansea, Flav, Kayv and Tony D pick apart the bones of a disappointing result. We also talk about Dele’s attitude, Pochettino’s attitude towards domestic cups, and we ponder how far we could kick a mouse.
Vital Football - Tue Sep 19 2:40 PM
Tottenham v Barnsley - Follow On Twitter - 19-9-17 Vitalfootball: Barnsley: 19/09/2017 14:15:39 Barnsley go to Wembley as the visitors to Tottenham today, this will be a 7:45pm kick off.
Dear Mr Levy - Tue Sep 19 1:33 PM
Zzzzz
Tottenham Blog - Tue Sep 19 1:00 PM
Real Madrid have identified Harry Kane as a backup option if a move for Alexis Sanchez fails, according to reports in Spain. Manchester City came close to signing Sanchez on deadline day but the Chilean stayed with Arsenal, meaning he’ll be free to leave the Gunners for nothing at the end of the...
Soccerlens - Tue Sep 19 12:12 PM
4-2-3-1 v Barnsley: Pochettino likely to field this new look Spurs lineup for today's cup game; Team News & Predicted Lineup - originally posted on Sportslens.com Tottenham host Barnsley in the third round of the Carabao Cup tonight and the Londoners will be hoping to get back to winning ways. Th...
Tottenham Blog - Tue Sep 19 12:00 PM
Mauricio Pochettino has defended Dele Alli after the 21-year-old’s mixed start to the season. Alli has scored twice already this term but missed Tottenham’s win over Borussia Dortmund through suspension and could face a further sanction from FIFA for his middle finger gesture while playing for En...
Cartilage Free Captain - Tue Sep 19 10:52 AM
Happy Tuesday Spursland! It’s my second day in charge of the Hoddle- where does the time go, huh?- and pleasingly, nothing seems to be on fire just yet. Let’s see how long that last, though, as I reintroduce the ever-controversial Hoddle Theme of the Day feature: And now back to your regularly-sc...
Vital Spurs - Tue Sep 19 10:25 AM
I hope he can get back to his best quickly, I have so much time for this lad, I stringly believe that he may yet prove to be the best midfielder we've ever produced in the modern era - as I said, I just hope it doesn't take a season for him to get back on track - it was...
Vital Football - Tue Sep 19 9:28 AM
Officials - Tottenham v Barnsley (19/9/17) Vitalfootball: Barnsley: 19/09/2017 09:13:45 The Football Association have now announced the Match Day officials that will take charge of the game between Tottenham Hotspur and Barnsley this Tuesday.
Soccerlens - Tue Sep 19 7:32 AM
Tottenham linked with Besiktas striker, should set their sights higher - originally posted on Sportslens.com Tottenham have been linked with a move for Besiktas striker Cenk Tosun. Crystal Palace and Newcastle both considered signing the 26-year-old during the transfer window, with the Turkish cl...
Tottenham Blog - Tue Sep 19 1:00 AM
Fernando Llorente has revealed he was offered an improved contract by Swansea before he chose to join Tottenham on deadline day. Asked if he was approached with a contract extension by his former club, Llorente said yes but suggested it was impossible to turn down a move to Spurs. “This was one p...
Tottenham Blog - Mon Sep 18 11:00 PM
Tottenham are interested in signing Hoffenheim striker Mark Uth, who could be set to leave the Bundesliga club on a free transfer next summer. The 26-year-old’s contract expires at the end of the season, and German publication Kicker (via talkSPORT) believes Uth is willing to let his deal run dow...
Cartilage Free Captain - Mon Sep 18 8:18 PM
That match was anything but yummy. Ugh. Tottenham Hotspur dominated Swansea City in every possible metric on Saturday except in one key stat: balls-in-net. Tottenham ground their way to a hugely frustrating 0-0 draw at Wembley against an opponent that was set up to frustrate, block, and prevent s...
Tottenham Blog - Mon Sep 18 7:00 PM
Tottenham face Barnsley in the third round of the League Cup at Wembley on Tuesday evening. Mauricio Pochettino is likely to make a number of changes, continuing his policy of heavy rotation in the domestic cup competitions. In a press conference on Monday, the Spurs boss told reporters Georges-K...
Vital Football - Mon Sep 18 6:48 PM
VS Preview: Spurs v Barnsley Vitalfootball: Spurs: 18/09/2017 18:35:23 There are no surprises in football only disappointments!
Vital Spurs - Mon Sep 18 5:25 PM
Lofty, laudable ambition or crass disregard for English cup traditions? Mauricio Pochettino suggests Tottenham are too big a club to prioritise winning the EFL Cup Spurs face Barnsley in the third round on Tuesday Jack Austin @jackaustin_1 Pochettino wants to establish Spurs as one of Europe's to...
Vital Spurs - Mon Sep 18 5:09 PM
The general consensus is that our fullbacks are the hardest working players on the pitch. However, can a 20 year old, such as Kyle Walker-Peters, play more than 1 game a week in this position? I believe Kyle Walker did.
Tottenham Blog - Mon Sep 18 5:00 PM
Mauricio Pochettino has revealed Tottenham are focusing on the Premier League and Champions League this season rather than the domestic cups. The Argentine was speaking in a press conference ahead of Spurs’ League Cup clash with Barnsley at Wembley. “I would love to win the Carabao Cup or the FA...
KUMB - Mon Sep 18 4:07 PM
Manuel Lanzini - who was tipped to return against Tottenham this weekend - is unlikely to play again until the end of the next international break.
Cartilage Free Captain - Mon Sep 18 3:39 PM
After a long injury (and surgery!) Edwards is not physically ready, according to Mauricio Pochettino. Tottenham Hotspur open their Carabao (née League) Cup account tomorrow evening against Championship side Barnsley at Wembley Stadium, but despite his promise, academy graduate and highly rated at...
The Fighting Cock - Mon Sep 18 3:35 PM
After another disappointing result in our temporary home, David Patten sees similar traits in the current squad as teams in the past.
Soccerlens - Mon Sep 18 3:15 PM
One of the best: Tottenham man raves about Manchester City ace - originally posted on Sportslens.com Tottenham Hotspur manager Mauricio Pochettino has showered praise on Manchester City striker, Sergio Aguero, saying he is one of the best strikers in the world. The 29-year-old has been in sparkli...
Soccerlens - Mon Sep 18 2:30 PM
Tottenham join the race for 26-year-old ace; could face competition from Newcastle - originally posted on Sportslens.com Tottenham Hotspur have joined Crystal Palace and Newcastle United in the race to sign Turkish striker Cenk Tosun, according to the Daily Mail. The report claims that Spurs have...
Tottenham Blog - Mon Sep 18 1:00 PM
Vincent Janssen scored within 16 minutes of his first start for Fenerbahce. The Dutchman joined the Turkish club on loan from Tottenham earlier this month. Former Spurs striker Roberto Soldado also plays for Janssen’s new team. It didn’t take him long to make an impression in the Super Lig. The s...
Cartilage Free Captain - Mon Sep 18 12:51 PM
Good morning Spursland! No, your eyes do not deceive you- ‘tis really I, Cartilage Free Captain’s erstwhile token Englishman Edward F. Those amongst you with long (and trauma-resistant) memories may recall that I used to occasionally cover the Hoddle back around the time of the AVB/Tim Sherwood e...
Vital Spurs - Mon Sep 18 12:12 PM
https://www.standard.co.uk/sport/football/dele-alli-must-slow-things-down-to-achieve-superstar-status-as-new-tottenham-contract-looms-a3637241.html Dele Alli must slow things down to achieve superstar status as new Tottenham contract looms COMMENT Tony Evans Dele Alli has enviable swagger. He kno...
Tottenham Blog - Mon Sep 18 11:59 AM
Tottenham could be set to offer Dele Alli a new contract worth £100, 000-a-week, if a report in the London Evening Standard is to be believed. Journalist Tony Evans has written a piece for the Standard on how Alli has some way to go before he becomes a superstar despite his unquestionable talent....
Vital Spurs - Mon Sep 18 10:45 AM
http://www.mirror.co.uk/sport/football/news/panicking-tottenham-fans-need-remember-11189809 Panicking Tottenham fans need to remember how Chelsea and Manchester City started last season and CALM DOWN Twelve months ago, Pep Guardiola's men were nailed-on champions and Antonio Conte's job was on th...
Dear Mr Levy - Mon Sep 18 10:06 AM
End of days
Soccerlens - Mon Sep 18 7:22 AM
Souness would pick Man Utd star over Tottenham striker - originally posted on Sportslens.com Former Liverpool star Graeme Souness says if he had to choose between Romelu Lukaku and Harry Kane he would pick the Manchester United star. Lukaku was on target again during United’s 4-0 victory over his...
Soccerlens - Mon Sep 18 7:18 AM
Five Things: Liverpool boss kidding himself, Tottenham Wembley luck will change, Man City duo superb - originally posted on Sportslens.com Another Premier League week is in the record books and there’s another bucket load of things to discuss. Liverpool’s shaky defence reared it’s head once again...
Soccerlens - Mon Sep 18 6:18 AM
Highly experienced star reveals that he turned down this offer in order to sign for Tottenham - originally posted on Sportslens.com Tottenham striker Fernando Llorente has revealed that he turned down a contract extension at Swansea in order to sign for the Londoners. Llorente has been a backup f...
Vital Spurs - Sun Sep 17 9:15 PM
What do we expect the line up to be. If poch wants to rest this is the perfect time. Gaz or vorm Walker-peters sanchez foyth ??? winks sissoko son ????? ??????? llorente We should really look to rest alli, kane and eriksen and I think davies should not play. The problem is who plays instead. Is G...
Cartilage Free Captain - Sun Sep 17 7:25 PM
We love our curvy (former) striker. Vincent Janssen was unceremoniously dumped by Tottenham Hotspur for the Turkish hinterlands on the last day of the Turkish Super Lig transfer window, heading to Fenerbahce on a season long loan. In some ways this loan was a litmus test for how you feel about ou...
Soccerlens - Sun Sep 17 6:34 PM
Tottenham legend calls for fans to lay off Mauricio Pochettino - originally posted on Sportslens.com Former Tottenham Hotspur defender Graham Roberts has urged the club’s fans to trust manager Mauricio Pochettino. Spurs have failed to win a league game at their temporary Wembley home this season,...
Cartilage Free Captain - Sun Sep 17 11:30 AM
Only two matches today. But boy, are they doozys! I’m still mad. This is a scheduled post, but at the time of writing, a good eight hours after Tottenham Mike Dean’d their way to a scoreless draw against Swansea, I still find myself grinding my molars thinking about that match. But no matter, the...
Vital Football - Sun Sep 17 11:18 AM
Barca Midfielder Interesting Tottenham Hotspur Vitalfootball: Barca: 17/09/2017 11:02:27 Back in the days when the summer transfer window was still open, we half-expected Andre Gomes to be leaving Barcelona.
Tottenham Blog - Sun Sep 17 1:05 AM
Tottenham were left frustrated after playing out a goalless draw with Swansea City at Wembley. It was a bit of a flat team performance from Spurs against a visiting team that came to defend. So how did Mauricio Pochettino’s men do individually? Hugo Lloris, 6 Had almost nothing to do. Distributio...
EPL Talk - Sun Sep 17 1:02 AM
London (AFP) – Mauricio Pochettino says he is not worried that Tottenham’s Wembley woes will derail their Premier League title bid. Tottenham have now failed to win any of their three league games at their new home following Saturday’s goalless draw with Swansea. That followed on from a 2-1 defea...
Tottenham Blog - Sat Sep 16 10:30 PM
Tottenham were left frustrated after playing out a 0-0 draw with Swansea City on at Wembley. It was a particularly frustrating result following the 3-1 victory over Borussia Dortmund in the Champions League on Wednesday, a win that appeared to banish Spurs’ Wembley hoodoo. But Swansea came to def...
All Action No Plot - Sat Sep 16 10:18 PM
1. Sideways So following the triumphant, mature and slightly lucky Champions League victory midweek, the shiny new tactic unveiled today seemed, if anything, to be to bore the opposition into submission. The sideways passes and keep-ball one understands to an extent, for there was little point in...
Cartilage Free Captain - Sat Sep 16 9:25 PM
Spurs’ boss said the match official “had a not good afternoon.” Pretty much. Lots of people connected with Tottenham Hotspur had bad days, but the one person who came out of Saturday’s 0-0 draw with Swansea looking the worst was probably match official Mike Dean. Where once it was joked that Dean...
Vital Football - Sat Sep 16 8:26 PM
Rate The Players: Tottenham Hotspur 0-0 Swansea City Vitalfootball: Swansea: 16/09/2017 20:10:27 Rate the players' performances as Swansea City draw 0-0 against Spurs at Wembley
EPL Talk - Sat Sep 16 8:20 PM
London (AFP) – Tottenham were held to a goalless draw by Swansea as Mauricio Pochettino saw his side’s Wembley woes continue on Saturday. Pochettino’s team have now gone three Premier League games without a win at their temporary home after losing to Chelsea and drawing against Burnley and Swanse...
Cartilage Free Captain - Sat Sep 16 7:45 PM
Spurs had three controversial penalty decisions waved away en route to a frustrating draw. Tottenham Hotspur entered today’s match against lowly Swansea City knowing that a big win could see them further banish the Wembley Stadium Hoodoo™ and re-establish themselves as Premier League title conten...
Tottenham Blog - Sat Sep 16 4:52 PM
The teams have been confirmed ahead of Tottenham’s Premier League clash with Swansea City at Wembley Stadium. Mauricio Pochettino has made three changes to the Spurs side that beat Borussia Dortmund 3-1 in the Champions League on Wednesday. Kieran Trippier, Moussa Sissoko and Dele Alli come in fo...
Vital Football - Sat Sep 16 4:34 PM
Team Line-Ups & Updates: Spurs vs Swansea City Vitalfootball: Swansea: 16/09/2017 16:22:12 Confirmed team line-ups and match updates as Swansea City face Spurs at Wembley
Cartilage Free Captain - Sat Sep 16 3:07 PM
Fernando Llorente is up against his old club for the first time. Can you hear the drums? Tottenham Hotspur are back in Premier League action just three days after their big win over Dortmund in the Champions League. A win today at Wembley Stadium against a struggling Swansea City is a bit easier...
Soccerlens - Sat Sep 16 8:32 AM
Tottenham should pull out all the stops to sign Real Madrid target - originally posted on Sportslens.com Tottenham have edged closer to winning the Premier League over the last couple of seasons, but a big-money move for a Real Madrid target could finally deliver the success craved by the club’s...
Soccerlens - Sat Sep 16 6:34 AM
Pochettino reveals this top class Spurs star saved him from the sack a few years ago - originally posted on Sportslens.com Harry Kane has been one of the best players in the Premier League for a while. The England international is arguably the best striker in the country right now and Tottenham m...
Cartilage Free Captain - Sat Sep 16 2:45 AM
Tottenham Hotspur’s manager explains how his trust in Kane might have been what kept him from the sack in 2014. Mauricio Pochettino was in an unusually candid mood in his press conference ahead of Saturday’s match against Swansea City . The subject of the conversation was Harry Kane , who had sco...
Tottenham Blog - Sat Sep 16 1:00 AM
Harry Kane officially introduced himself to Europe on Wednesday evening with a match-winning display in Tottenham’s 3-1 over Borussia Dortmund. Spurs could hardly have made a better start to this season’s Champions League campaign, banishing their Wembley hoodoo with a hard fought victory over an...
I am happy with the pressure and criticism. It means people expect more of us. People consider us at this level, Pochettino said.
Tottenham Blog - 11:00 PM
We are going to play with our best team, fresh players, and never taking risks because their health is most important, said Pochettino. But, of course, we are going to make some changes from Saturday's game.
Daily Mail - 7:26 PM
We are going to rest some players who need rest, but I hope I will not have to rest too many players, said Pochettino.
EPL Talk - 7:05 PM
I think you are trying to find some issue that is not an issue, Pochettino told reporters.
BBC - 6:46 PM