- Fri Oct 5 4:38 PM
5 November | Spurs’ Grand Designs | Toll bridges | X-rated Geoffrey Hayes | Basque food Thanks for including Lewes Bonfire Night in the Guide ( 50 free things to do & see , 29 September). However, it’s worth pointing out that, like many folk customs, it’s not a spectator event and runs by its own...
- Fri Oct 5 4:22 PM
Neil Warnock says his job at Cardiff is “as difficult as any I’ve had in my career, ” and it does not get any easier with this visit to a Tottenham side still smarting their Champions League loss to Barcelona. Warnock has worked wonders in his two years at Cardiff, uniting the club and winning a...
- Fri Oct 5 3:33 PM
• Defender was hurt during last weekend’s win at Huddersfield • Mauricio Pochettino unhappy Roberto Martínez revealed news Jan Vertonghen
is expected to be out until after the November international break, although Mauricio Pochettino was unhappy at how Roberto Martínez, the Belgium manager, reve...
- Fri Oct 5 12:30 AM
Liverpool’s tiredness could play into Manchester City’s hands, Newcastle should throw caution to the wind and Harry Winks must take his Tottenham chance “It’s a game of small margins, ” said Vincent Kompany of the season’s standout fixture to date between Liverpool and Manchester City at Anfield...
- Thu Oct 4 10:30 PM
A second-minute blunder against Barcelona was not an ideal start on his return to action but the Spurs goalkeeper aims to keep battling to get back to his best Hugo Lloris
had not played since 27 August and everybody knows what has happened since – the drink-driving conviction; the ugly details i...
- Thu Oct 4 2:34 PM
Max Rushden is joined by Barry Glendenning, Paul MacInnes and John Ashdown as they look back on eventful games in the Champions League and Championship Join the conversation on Facebook , Twitter and email . Max Rushden is joined by Barry Glendenning , Paul MacInnes and John Ashdown as they look...
- Thu Oct 4 12:09 AM
This was a night when all there was to do was gawp at the player who can bend the game according to his own physical laws Sometimes you really do just have to stand and watch – and maybe gawp a little, too. The best athletes in every sport give us a glimpse of something else, a remix of the...
- Thu Oct 4 12:04 AM
• Spurs manager says his players were heroes for chasing game • ‘We still have it in our hands to be in the next stage, ’ he says Mauricio Pochettino lamented the self-inflicted “handicap” of a sloppy early concession to Barcelona from which his Tottenham side struggled to recover, as a wild 4-2...
- Wed Oct 3 10:02 PM
For Tottenham, it was a harsh lesson in the realities of the Champions League at the highest level. Incredibly, they might actually have saved themselves before Barcelona scored their fourth goal in the final exchanges. The idea, however, that Spurs could have escaped with a draw felt almost bewi...
- Wed Oct 3 6:30 PM
Champions League updates from the Group B match at Wembley Live scores: all the goals as they go in around Europe Email email@example.com or tweet @Paul_Doyle 6.19pm BST Hello. Last season Spurs thrashed Real Madrid and Liverpool at Wembley but both those teams – not Spurs – later contes...
- Wed Oct 3 11:30 AM
Attempting to rest Lionel Messi before Barça’s Champions League trip to Spurs did not go to plan for Ernesto Valverde The first part of Ernesto Valverde’s plan for Wembley lasted under an hour. The idea was to rest Lionel Messi and Sergio Busquets, ready for Wednesday’s game with Tottenham, but B...
- Wed Oct 3 9:08 AM
Today’s tell-all is calling for a minute’s jazz hands Out of contract with PSG next summer and free to talk to foreign suitors in January, Adrien Rabiot could become Tottenham Hotspur’s first signing in over a year next January. The 23-year-old midfielder is hell bent on getting a move from Paris...
- Tue Oct 2 7:17 PM
The Tottenham manager will face the man who once culled him from Espanyol and knows victory over Barcelona would ease a problematic period for his current club Mauricio Pochettino was, by his own admission, living inside the typical footballer’s bubble. Ernesto Valverde was the man who popped it...
- Tue Oct 2 4:12 PM
• England striker ‘motivated’ by prolific Argentina forward • ‘He’s definitely set the standard for the rest of us’ Harry Kane has spoken of his determination to emulate or better the prolific scoring output of Lionel Messi, as he prepared to face the Barcelona star in the Champions League at Wem...
- Mon Oct 1 10:30 PM
Tottenham manager’s team face Barcelona and their star forward at Wembley on Wednesday but their paths almost crossed at Espanyol The way that Mauricio Pochettino tells it, Lionel Messi was about to become his teammate and then, who knows how the future might have turned out? It was the summer of...
- Mon Oct 1 12:36 AM
is impressing at Chelsea while Jordan Henderson
’s place looks up for grabs and Huddersfield are on the rack Bernd Leno was quick to do the decent thing and explain he was clearly not happy to see Petr Cech pull up with a hamstring injury, but at the same time the competitor in him cann...
- Sun Sep 30 7:53 PM
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- Sat Sep 29 8:13 PM
A double from Harry Kane saw Spurs beat Huddersfield 2-0 for their third straight win in all competitions. But manager Mauricio Pochettino remains frustrated by the pressure that his players are under - and the injuries he is having to manage - in their packed fixture schedule. Spurs face Barcel...
- Sat Sep 29 5:08 PM
A sylvan setting makes the John Smith’s stadium one of the most pleasant places to spend an autumnal Saturday afternoon, the appetite for Premier League football among proud and impassioned supporters remains undimmed. Yet with Huddersfield still bottom of the table and now going into October wit...