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25th April 2019

Did The Brighton Win Secure Spurs’ Top-Four Spot?

It was a nervy night at the Tottenham Hotspur Stadium. Fans had to wait for the first goal of the night but it arrived. Christian Eriksen’s long-range strike secured the 1-0 win over Brighton & Hove Albion to keep Spurs in third place in the Premier League table. Spurs have one eye on the Champions League but there is still work to do on the domestic front. Qualification for next season’s tournament remains the aim. And Mauricio Pochettino’s side took another step towards that goal last night. The only goal on the night came via Christian Eriksen. The attacking midfielder... Read more »

23rd April 2019

The 10 Greatest Football Matches Of the Decade

If you’re a football fan, then I’m sure you can recall a few memorable moments and football matches that will go down in history as the greatest expression of human potential. Most legendary football matches happen during the World Cup final or semi-finals, as well as in the UEFA Cup, Afcon Cup, Copa America, EURO and Premier League finals. That’s because these events create a high-pressure situation where the winner takes all, so each team fights tooth and nail for the glory of claiming the ultimate prize. It’s also the best time to take advantage of great betting odds while... Read more »

2nd April 2019

Questioning Pochettino

For the first time in years, Pochettino’s position at Spurs can be questioned, because he set the rules on how to judge him 

28th March 2019

Vincent Janssen’s last shot at redemption

Despite being among our worst ever signings, Vincent Janssen has a chance in to salvage a scrap of credibility in the remaining part of the season. Josh Bolton brilliantly writes.

28th March 2019

Why I don’t want top four

Vincent Bill is crazy. He doesn't want to qualify for the Champions League through league position, because the alternative is so much more poetic

13th March 2019

Where have the goals gone?

Is Christian Eriksen to blame for our lack of goals in recent games, and with it our slump in form? Paul Maslin writes.

7th March 2019

Lucas Moura – The Waiting Game

Like all of the recent successes that have come before him, Lucas Moura's ascendence to becoming a permanent first eleven fixture is a matter of patience, writes Josh Bolton