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Tottenham Blog - Thu Jun 7 11:00 PM
Dele Alli provided an assist for Danny Welbeck as England cruised to a 2-0 victory over Costa Rica in their final friendly before the World Cup. Marcus Rashford opened the scoring with a stunning early strike to put the Three Lions ahead at Elland Road. After a sharp start, England struggled to c...
Cartilage Free Captain - Thu Jun 7 9:44 PM
It’s a boy! While Christian Eriksen has been the daddy of many a Premier League midfielder, he finally has a son by birth after his partner Sabrina Kvist Jensen delivered their baby boy Monday. Eriksen had been given permission to leave the Danish squad to be with Jensen back in Denmark, and he m...
Cartilage Free Captain - Thu Jun 7 8:10 PM
No Kane, Dele, Dier, or Trippier, but Danny Rose gets the start for the Three Lions! Howdy, y’all! This is a bit late, sorry about that, but I understand people enjoy having a space to talk about ENGERLAND even when they’re playing friendlies against Central American countries. I am here for you!...
Tottenham Blog - Thu Jun 7 7:00 PM
Tottenham’s new White Hart Lane-based stadium continues to take shape, as evidenced by the latest drone footage of the construction. The video, posted on YouTube by Mr Av, shows the arena’s roof is currently being installed, while the stands are finally starting to look ready to occupy. Spurs exp...
Cartilage Free Captain - Thu Jun 7 5:14 PM
Sure, why not? Everyone who follows Tottenham Hotspur pretty much assumed that backup keeper Michel Vorm was going to leave Spurs this summer. His contract was expiring in the offseason, and being 34 years old, it made sense that this would be the season he’d head off to finish his career at anot...
Tottenham Blog - Thu Jun 7 5:00 PM
Tottenham are set to end their pursuit of Wilfried Zaha after learning Crystal Palace value the winger at £70 million, according to the London Evening Standard. After signing a new five-year contract last month, Mauricio Pochettino has apparently been handed increased transfer funds to overhaul h...
Cartilage Free Captain - Thu Jun 7 3:12 PM
Palace slapped a £70m “go away” price on him, and Spurs are set to do just that. Another rumor about Tottenham Hotspur not doing things in the transfer window has emerged this morning, with Simon Johnson in the Standard writing that Spurs will not renew their interest in Crystal Palace winger Wil...
Cartilage Free Captain - Thu Jun 7 2:41 PM
Spurs value Moose at £30m and could get that much from China, but he would prefer a move to Serie A. Happy Thursday, Spurs fans! Let’s start the day with a transfer rumor. Mousa Dembele is tipped to leave Tottenham Hotspur this summer, and it appears that there are at least four clubs interested...
Tottenham Blog - Thu Jun 7 1:00 PM
Dele Alli has hinted he would be happy to stay at Tottenham for the remainder of his contract but hasn’t ruled out a move away in the future. After an inconsistent first half of the season, Alli finished the campaign strongly and looks set to play a key role for England at the World Cup …
Soccerlens - Thu Jun 7 12:39 PM
Tottenham ‘expected to agree’ deal for highly-rated striker - originally posted on Sportslens.com According to the Evening Standard, Tottenham Hotspur are ‘expected to agree’ a professional deal for highly-rated striker Reo Griffiths. The 17-year-old has been linked with a move to Germany, but he...
Dear Mr Levy - Thu Jun 7 12:09 PM
Danny, Danny Rose
Tottenham Blog - Thu Jun 7 12:00 PM
Tottenham have missed out on reported target Bryan Cristante, who is set to join AS Roma from Atalanta according to reports. Cristante had been mooted as a potential replacement for Mousa Dembele – the Belgian midfielder is expected to leave Spurs this summer. Dembele has just one year left on hi...
Soccerlens - Thu Jun 7 8:45 AM
Report: Rival club could demand £45m for £40k-per-week Tottenham target - originally posted on Sportslens.com Newcastle United defender Jamaal Lascelles has been reportedly targeted by several Premier League clubs including Chelsea, Tottenham and Everton. According to the reports from the London...
Soccerlens - Thu Jun 7 7:54 AM
Seven days to World Cup 2018: Tottenham, Liverpool stars compete, Belgian rampant, Mourinho prediction - originally posted on Sportslens.com With the World Cup 2018 in Russia just around the corner, interest is ramping up ahead of what promises to be an exciting tournament. Today’s news sees a st...
Soccerlens - Thu Jun 7 7:45 AM
Club to hold talks next week: £65k-per-week star will give Spurs scariest attack in Europe - originally posted on Sportslens.com According to a recent report from The Daily Mail, Tottenham Hotspur will step up their interest in signing Manchester United winger Anthony Martial next week. The north...
Cartilage Free Captain - Thu Jun 7 7:30 AM
How Tom Carroll inspired a ramble about being a tourist in New York. Hello, everybody! I’m going to do a very New York ramble again. Ramble of the Day I’m sure you all remember Tom Carroll, former Tottenham Hotspur midfielder that got that assist to Gareth Bale that one time against West Ham. “Wh...
Soccerlens - Thu Jun 7 7:15 AM
'I have my own idea': £50k-per-week star opens up future as Spurs bracing up for £55m deal - originally posted on Sportslens.com This summer Tottenham Hotspur and Mauricio Pochettino have one major decision to make – whether to allow Toby Alderweireld to leave the club. The world class Belgian de...
Royal Blue Mersey - Thu Jun 7 7:00 AM
Also, does Everton have strengths? Your daily dose of Everton news and rumors Latest on Jamaal Lascelles as we battle Spurs for Newcastle defender. Northern Echo Everton’s youngsters propel England U21s to the Toulon Tournament final. FA Backup goalie Joel Robles may be headed to a Europa...
Soccerlens - Thu Jun 7 6:45 AM
Tottenham and Chelsea linked wonder-kid is already the face of American soccer - originally posted on Sportslens.com Landon Donovan and Clint Dempsey are regarded as two of the best American football talents of the past generation and rightfully so. Dempsey went on to forge a success in the Premi...
Soccerlens - Thu Jun 7 6:45 AM
Report: Liverpool keen on £36k-per-week Spurs target; would be a terrific signing for Klopp - originally posted on Sportslens.com According to reports from The Times, Liverpool have joined the race to sign Xherdan Shaqiri in the summer transfer window. A host of Premier League clubs including the...
Soccerlens - Thu Jun 7 6:20 AM
Midfielder wants to leave Tottenham this summer, Pochettino rates him highly - originally posted on Sportslens.com Tottenham midfielder Marcus Edwards is looking to leave the club this summer. According to reports, the highly-rated attacking midfielder is frustrated with the lack of game time at...
Tottenham Blog - Thu Jun 7 1:00 AM
Eric Dier could be left out of the England team at the World Cup despite being part of a ‘five-strong leadership group’ for his country, according to the Guardian. Gareth Southgate is a fan of Dier and has handed him the England captaincy in the past, although Harry Kane has been chosen as the Th...
Tottenham Blog - Wed Jun 6 11:00 PM
Tottenham are keen to rival Chelsea in the race to sign Newcastle captain Jamaal Lascelles, according to the London Evening Standard. Lascelles has reportedly been a target for Chelsea since February, but the Standard believes Spurs will battle their London rivals for the 24-year-old defender. Af...
Tottenham Blog - Wed Jun 6 7:00 PM
Tottenham are no longer pursuing Ajax defender Matthijs de Ligt, according to football.london journalist Alasdair Gold. De Ligt had emerged as a potential candidate to replace Toby Alderweireld, who is expected to leave the club this summer after failing to agree terms on a new contract. Alderwei...
Tottenham Blog - Wed Jun 6 6:25 PM
Dele Alli has said England will not settle for anything less than winning the World Cup in Russia. Alli was included in the starting line-up for England’s 2-1 friendly victory over Nigeria last week and will be expecting to feature against Costa Rica at Elland Road on Thursday. The Tottenham midf...
Cartilage Free Captain - Wed Jun 6 5:36 PM
Rage, rage against the dying of de Ligt! Tottenham Hotspur ’s plans to overhaul their back line might have gotten a bit more complicated. According to Alasdair Gold at football.london, Tottenham Hotspur are planning to back off their pursuit of teenage Ajax defender Matthijs de Ligt , and will no...
Soccerlens - Wed Jun 6 3:45 PM
'World class, Unbelievable talent': Spurs fans react on Twitter after hearing who Pochettino wants to sign - originally posted on Sportslens.com Tottenham Hotspur fans have taken to social networking site Twitter to react to reports of the club wanting to sign Leon Bailey. According to a report f...
Cartilage Free Captain - Wed Jun 6 3:22 PM
Rose wants to protect his family from possible racial abuse in Russia. Danny Rose loves to speak his mind, and he has had another outspoken interview today with Dan Kilpatrick in the Evening Standard, this time expressing his concerns about possible racism at this summer’s World Cup . In short, h...
Red Rants - Wed Jun 6 3:00 PM
Tottenham Hotspur have opened talks with Manchester United over the possible signing of Anthony Martial, according to reports. The 22-year-old was one of the most exciting young prospects in Europe when we signed him from AS Monaco three years ago… Continue Reading → The post Tottenham open talks...
Cartilage Free Captain - Wed Jun 6 2:20 PM
It’s the Mail, but it could be a positive development. There’s hope on the Anthony Martial to Tottenham Hotspur front this morning, but you might choose not to believe it because of where it’s being printed. The Daily Mail is reporting that Spurs are due to open negotiations with Manchester Unite...
EPL Talk - Wed Jun 6 1:35 PM
London (AFP) – England left-back Danny Rose will not be accompanied by his family at the World Cup in Russia as the Tottenham defender is fearful they could suffer racial abuse. “I’m not worried for myself, but I’ve told my family I don’t want them going out there because of racism and anything e...
Tottenham Blog - Wed Jun 6 1:00 PM
Marcus Edwards will seek an exit from Tottenham this summer after failing to receive first-team assurances from Mauricio Pochettino, according to the Guardian. The 19-year-old, once dubbed ‘Mini Messi’ by Pochettino, spent the second half of last season at Norwich City but failed to make a single...
Tottenham Blog - Wed Jun 6 12:00 PM
Tottenham are set to enter talks with Manchester United over a deal for Anthony Martial, according to the Mail. Mauricio Pochettino was handed a new five-year contract by Spurs last month and has apparently been promised increased transfer funds to overhaul his squad this summer. The Argentinian’...
Cartilage Free Captain - Wed Jun 6 7:30 AM
The hidden gems of Norway’s flag. Hello, everyone! My older sister wanted me to issue a clarification: She does read the links sometimes. Ramble of the Day I have had a lifelong obsession with geography. It started when I was in third grade and my teacher randomly selected some cities around the...
Soccerlens - Wed Jun 6 6:40 AM
Tottenham want 23-yr-old playmaker, Pochettino is a big fan of 10-goal star - originally posted on Sportslens.com Tottenham are interested in signing the Marseille playmaker Morgan Sanson this summer. As per the reports, Pochettino is a big fan and he has been keeping tabs on the player for a whi...
Soccerlens - Wed Jun 6 6:30 AM
Report: Tottenham suffer major blow as star reportedly wants to join Barcelona - originally posted on Sportslens.com Tottenham star Christian Eriksen is reportedly set to force through a move to Spanish giants Barcelona this summer. The Danish international has established himself as one of the b...
Tottenham Blog - Wed Jun 6 1:00 AM
Tottenham have made a £48 million offer for Ajax defender Matthijs de Ligt, according to reports in Italy. De Ligt, 18, has been a sensation in the Eredivisie since breaking into Ajax’s first team at a young age – he is already a full Netherlands international. Spurs are likely to be in need of a...
Tottenham Blog - Tue Jun 5 11:00 PM
Toby Alderweireld has suggested his future is out of his hands amid reports linking the Tottenham defender with a move to Manchester United. The Belgian is expected to leave Spurs this summer after failing to agree terms on a new contract earlier this year. A serious hamstring injury limited Alde...
Tottenham Blog - Tue Jun 5 7:00 PM
Lucas Moura says he has been surprised by Tottenham’s tough training regime and the pace of the Premier League but is looking forward to the 2018-19 campaign. The Brazilian winger joined Spurs from Paris Saint-Germain in January for a reported fee of £25 million after struggling for first-team fo...
Soccerlens - Tue Jun 5 6:15 PM
Report: Tottenham eye move for £16m striker; face competition from West Ham - originally posted on Sportslens.com According to reports from The Mirror, Tottenham Hotspur, Chelsea and West Ham are showing interest in signing West Bromwich striker Salomon Rondon in the summer transfer window. The B...
Cartilage Free Captain - Tue Jun 5 5:36 PM
It sure sounds like he wants go go. Toby Alderweireld has mostly kept quiet the past season, to his credit. He hasn’t spoken out to the media about his situation at Tottenham Hotspur , and what we know about his injury and his contract has come through either his agent or through leaks to the med...
Soccerlens - Tue Jun 5 5:15 PM
Newcastle signing £75k-per-week Spurs man would suit all parties involved - originally posted on Sportslens.com Irrespective of whether Rafael Benitez stays or goes, Newcastle United should be aiming to sign at least one quality striker in the summer transfer window. While they probably will be l...
Tottenham Blog - Tue Jun 5 5:00 PM
Tottenham and Leicester City are competing to sign Trabzonspor teenager Abdulkadir Omur, according to reports in Turkey. The 18-year-old made 29 appearances in the Super Lig in 2017/18, scoring three goals and providing six assists as his side finished in fifth place. According to talkSPORT, Omur...
Soccerlens - Tue Jun 5 4:45 PM
Spurs and Southampton reportedly want £12m ace and it's clear where he should go - originally posted on Sportslens.com According to reports from The Mirror, Southampton boss Mark Hughes is planning to sign Xherdan Shaqiri from Stoke City in the summer transfer window. Stoke City could be about to...
Soccerlens - Tue Jun 5 3:15 PM
Levy making statement: Tottenham reportedly submit record bid to land top priority target - originally posted on Sportslens.com Tottenham are reportedly leading the race to sign Ajax defender Matthijs de Ligt in the summer transfer window. Spurs have been tracking the progress of the 18-year-old...
Cartilage Free Captain - Tue Jun 5 2:49 PM
The club is attempting to reduce its carbon footprint and be better environmental stewards on match days. Tottenham Hotspur ’s new stadium is designed to be the biggest and best in London, but like any public venue it also creates a lot of waste and probably has a pretty large carbon footprint. T...
Soccerlens - Tue Jun 5 1:45 PM
Report: Club held talks to sign £10m Everton ace; Tottenham also in the mix - originally posted on Sportslens.com According to reports from The Mirror (transfer live blog – 05/06/2018 – 13:16 pm) Red Bull Leipzig are pushing to try and sign Ademola Lookman on a permanent deal from Everton. The Ev...
Tottenham Blog - Tue Jun 5 1:00 PM
Tottenham are monitoring the situation of Stoke City winger Xherdan Shaqiri, according to the Mirror. Shaqiri was Stoke’s standout player in 2017/18, scoring eight goals as the Potters were relegated to the Championship. The 26-year-old joined Stoke from Inter Milan in the summer of 2015 – he has...
Tottenham Blog - Tue Jun 5 12:00 PM
Tottenham would find it difficult to turn down £100 million for Harry Kane, according to Paul Gascoigne. Kane scored 41 goals in 48 appearances across all competitions for Spurs in 2017/18 and has been handed the England captaincy ahead of this summer’s World Cup finals in Russia. The 24-year-old...
Cartilage Free Captain - Tue Jun 5 9:21 AM
Spurs should give the 21-year-old French midfielder a long look. 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...
The Fighting Cock - Tue Jun 5 8:41 AM
Our friends at SpursBarcelona spoke with Guillem Balague about his book to talk through the process and decide whether it had an impact on Pochettino's ability to manager Tottenham Hotspur.
Cartilage Free Captain - Tue Jun 5 8:31 AM
I watched a Korean cooking competition show. It was awesome. Hi, all! I’m afraid I have some slightly bad news. You nice people can’t really use the “no one reads the links” joke anymore because my mom reads them. If it’s any consolation, I found out that my older sister never checks the links (a...
Cartilage Free Captain - Tue Jun 5 1:45 AM
Reo Griffiths is set to stay at Tottenham Hotspur, but Marcus Edwards’ Spurs future is much murkier. We all love getting updates about players coming out of Tottenham’s academy. Academy prospects are all unbridled potential and they’re fun to think about. Also, every so often one or more of them...
Tottenham Blog - Tue Jun 5 1:00 AM
Jermaine Jenas has hinted Tottenham should consider selling Toby Alderweireld to Manchester United, suggesting it would be the best option for his former club. Alderweireld is expected to leave Spurs this summer after failing to agree terms on a new contract earlier this year. Manchester United h...
Tottenham Blog - Mon Jun 4 11:00 PM
Tottenham are interested in signing Marseille midfielder Morgan Sanson this summer, according to reports in France. Sanson played 53 times for Marseille across all competitions in 2017/18, helping his side reach the Europa League final. He finished the season with 12 goals and three assists – imp...
Soccerlens - Mon Jun 4 9:06 PM
Spurs want technically gifted winger, 8-goal star is a target for Liverpool as well - originally posted on Sportslens.com Tottenham are interested in signing the highly talented PSV winger Steven Bergwijn. The 20-year-old is rated as one of the best young attackers around Europe right now and he...
Tottenham Blog - Mon Jun 4 7:00 PM
Tottenham will make a decision on Marcus Edward’s future at the club this summer, according to the London Evening Standard. Edwards spent the second half of last season on loan at Championship side Norwich City, but the teenager failed to make a single senior appearance for the Canaries. Question...
Cartilage Free Captain - Mon Jun 4 6:49 PM
That doesn’t mean they WON’T, just that they aren’t currently. Tottenham Hotspur is actively looking to sell Toby Alderweireld this summer, and Manchester United is the club most likely to purchase them. Or at least that’s the understanding based on what we know from transfer rumors and recent re...
Tottenham Blog - Mon Jun 4 5:00 PM
Tottenham are not in talks with Manchester United over the sale of Toby Alderweireld, according to football.london. Alderweireld is expected to leave Spurs this summer after failing to agree terms on a new contract earlier this year. Manchester United have been heavily linked with a move for the...
Soccerlens - Mon Jun 4 3:17 PM
Bookies cut Wolves into 5/1 favourites to sign £13k-per-week Spurs target - originally posted on Sportslens.com Popular bookmaker Sky Bet have installed Wolves as 5/1 favourites in the race to sign Alfie Mawson from Swansea City in the summer transfer window. The 24-year-old joined Swansea City f...
Soccerlens - Mon Jun 4 2:45 PM
Odds update: Bookies cut Wolves into 5/1 favourites to sign £13k-per-week Spurs target - originally posted on Sportslens.com Popular bookmaker Sky Bet have installed Wolves as 5/1 favourites in the race to sign Alfie Mawson from Swansea City in the summer transfer window. The 24-year-old joined S...
SBNation - Mon Jun 4 2:36 PM
It’s 2004. Game 5 of the NBA Western Conference semifinals between the Lakers and Spurs . The Lakers have the ball down 1 point after an incredible Tim Duncan shot left just 0.4 seconds on the clock. Basketball fans remember what follows: One of the wildest shots in NBA history, followed by a Lak...
Cartilage Free Captain - Mon Jun 4 2:09 PM
Spurs are well represented in Russia. Here’s how it all breaks down. The World Cup kicks off in 10 days! Today is the day that national teams must finalize their 23-man rosters for who they are taking to Russia, which makes it a good time to take a look at the field from a Tottenham Hotspur persp...
Tottenham Blog - Mon Jun 4 1:00 PM
PSV Eindhoven winger Steven Bergwijn is being closely tracked by Tottenham, according to reports in the Netherlands. Bergwijn made 32 league appearances in 2017/18 as PSV won the Eredevisie title. The 20-year-old scored eight goals and provided seven assists, helping his side win the Dutch top-fl...
Tottenham Blog - Mon Jun 4 12:00 PM
In case you missed it… Over the weekend, Spanish journalist Guillem Balague – the author of Mauricio Pochettino’s biography – revealed Real Madrid have ended their interest in the Tottenham manager. Madrid had identified Pochettino as their number one target to replace Zinedine Zidane, who left h...
Soccerlens - Mon Jun 4 8:15 AM
14 goals, eight assists - £25m Spurs target would be a terrific signing for Everton - originally posted on Sportslens.com According to a recent report from Sky Sports, Everton are leading the race to sign Norwich City’s highly rated attacking midfielder James Maddison in the summer transfer windo...
Cartilage Free Captain - Mon Jun 4 7:30 AM
I have questions about personalized license plates. Hi, people! I sometimes can’t believe always open the Hoddle with an exclamation point. I’m not really that excited all the time. Ramble of the Day Today, I will write about the difficult to comprehend necessity of some car owners to personalize...
Soccerlens - Mon Jun 4 6:45 AM
Report: Real Madrid end interest in key Tottenham figure - originally posted on Sportslens.com Real Madrid have reportedly ended their interest in Tottenham manager Mauricio Pochettino according to Spanish football expert Guillem Balague. Madrid have been without a manager since last week after Z...
Soccerlens - Sun Jun 3 8:45 PM
Signing £8m Tottenham ace on loan would be a masterstroke by Leeds - originally posted on Sportslens.com Leeds United endured a frustrating 2017-18 campaign, and they are looking to go through another rebuilding phase under a new manager. One of the major areas where the incoming manager should f...
Soccerlens - Sun Jun 3 6:13 PM
£44 million star issues "come and get me" plea to Arsenal, player has been watched by Tottenham and Liverpool - originally posted on Sportslens.com Stuttgart defender Benjamin Pavard wants to join Arsenal this summer. According to Calcio Insider, the 22-year-old has told the Bundesliga club that...
BlogsFC - Sun Jun 3 2:11 PM
Real Madrid have ended their pursuit to land Tottenham manager Mauricio Pochettino after growing concerned as to whether they could reach an agreement with the English giants. Zinedine Zidane, who led the Los Blancos to their third consecutive Champions League triumph last week, decided to leave...
Cartilage Free Captain - Sun Jun 3 2:01 PM
“If this is a ‘bad season’ for me then I’m happy to take that as a compliment.” Nobody who has watched Dele Alli carefully this past season would say that he had a bad year. While his goal production dropped to nine in the Premier League from 18 a season ago, he has integrated himself more fully...
Soccerlens - Sun Jun 3 9:45 AM
Report: Defender heading for Spurs exit as club keen on sealing transfer move - originally posted on Sportslens.com According to reports from Football London, defender Anton Walkes is heading towards the Tottenham Hotspur exit door. The 21-year-old defender made just one appearance for for Spurs...
Cartilage Free Captain - Sun Jun 3 8:30 AM
Spurs’ midfielders were ravaged by injuries and inconsistent play in 2017-18. We continue our series evaluating the season of the 2017-18 Tottenham Hotspur first team players. Up next, we look at the central midfielders. Eric Dier Appearances: 46 Goals: 0 Assists: 3 Cards: 6 yellow, 0 red After a...
Soccerlens - Sun Jun 3 7:45 AM
Report: West Ham plotting bid for £40m ace; could face competition from Spurs - originally posted on Sportslens.com According to reports from the Express, West Ham are plotting an audacious move to sign Aston Villa’s highly rated midfielder Jack Grealish. The 22-year-old was superb for Villa last...
He talked very highly about Lucas and Serge, Pochettino said .
Soccernet - 2:15 AM
I knew he was getting the job but not through him, said Pochettino.
Daily Mail - 10:30 PM
Unai talked very highly about Lucas and Serge, too, Pochettino said.
Guardian - 10:30 PM
We are closer than last season to the top. I cannot say we're a contender for the title, Pochettino said on Friday.
EPL Talk - 4:19 PM