- Thu Mar 1 8:06 PM
New system is having teething problems but can be refined by making it quicker and sticking more closely to its ground rules This is both the trickiest fix to effect and the most vital. On Wednesday night the Wembley crowd could have succumbed to hypothermia in the time it took Paul Tierney to re...
- Thu Mar 1 10:25 AM
Tottenham manager Mauricio Pochettino offers scathing remarks after the trialling of VAR in the FA Cup. Speaking after Spurs’ comfortable 6-1 victory over Rochdale at Wembley, he added that it was ‘embarrassing for everyone’ after Érik Lamela’s goal was ruled out by VAR Fernando Llorente and VAR...
- Wed Feb 28 10:44 PM
It was a game of two halves, but with a twist. Spurs romped home in the second period with a cocky display on a carpet of snow. The first half, however, belonged to VAR. The video assistant disallowed a goal, turned a free-kick to a penalty and provided half a dozen excruciating interruptions in...
- Wed Feb 28 7:36 PM
FA Cup replay updates from the fifth-round tie at Wembley Lower-league clubs unhappy at prospect of scrapping replays And feel free to ping an email in Scott’s direction 7.34pm GMT Mauricio Pochettino speaks! “We have a very good squad, they can all play in different competitions. We want to go f...
- Tue Feb 27 11:39 PM
• Belgian defender not fit for second leg after hamstring injury • Mauricio Pochettino will not rush Alderweireld back into side Mauricio Pochettino has made it plain Toby Alderweireld will not be fit for Tottenham Hotspur’s Champions League match against Juventus next Wednesday. The central defe...
- Mon Feb 26 8:20 AM
England hopefuls have a mixed afternoon, confusion for Serge Aurier and Romelu Lukaku
finally does it against a top-six team The weight of goals that Sergio Agüero has scored against Arsenal, with Sunday’s strike a fifth in five matches, should have raised Shkodran Mustafi’s awareness of the Arge...
- Sun Feb 25 8:30 PM
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- Sun Feb 25 2:06 PM
This game was approaching its denouement, with Mauricio Pochettino a picture of agitation on the edge of his technical area, when Tottenham Hotspur and Harry Kane finally found their reward. Sustained pressure had thrust Crystal Palace further and further into retreat, their back-line rejigged wi...
- Sun Feb 25 11:00 AM
Latest updates from the midday kick-off at Selhurst Park Crystal Palace v Tottenham Hotspur: match preview Email Tom here or tweet him here , if you fancy Live scoreboard: all the latest from Sunday’s games 10.52am GMT Morning everyone. We’re at that time of the season where, in recent times, Spu...
- Sun Feb 25 9:00 AM
The Walking Dead star on his new TV drama, Save Me, being a Spurs fan and being taught by a Ninja Turtle Nottingham-born, south London-raised Lennie James, 52, was brought up in care after his mother died, and later trained at Guildhall School of Music and Drama. He now lives in Los Angeles and h...
- Sat Feb 24 9:00 AM
Crystal Palace could find themselves back in the bottom three at kick-off on Sunday with the side’s resources now severely hampered by injuries to 12 senior players, so the last thing Roy Hodgson needed was a visit from Tottenham Hotspur. Mauricio Pochettino will sense this as an opportunity to t...