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22nd December 2011 | Blog, Never Mind The B*llocks

Why I hate Chelsea

By Wobbly_Desk In just a few hours’ time I’ll be out of work and on my way to the Lane. I can’t wait. Some of my best memories of watching Spurs at the Lane come from this fixture, probably because it stirs up the sort of hatred in me that can only be replicated when Le Scum visit our Mecca of football. I wasn’t at last year’s fixture, instead watching the game in a pub in Camden with Thelonious Filth, behind a couple of Chelsea fans who perfectly summed up the way I see the majority of their fans –... Read more »

22nd December 2011 | Blog, Never Mind The B*llocks

Why we must play with 2 strikers

By drwinston001 (drwinston001) When you get half way through this and believe it’s anti-vdV propaganda keep reading because it’s not at all. In November last year I wrote about a theory that Rafael van der Vaart’s inclusion in our team was actually detrimental to it. Strange as that may sound because of his form, particularly in front of goal, and his all round performances that’s what I believed at the time. Don’t get me wrong, I loved watching the guy play. From the first time I saw him run his heart out on his debut at the Hawthorns, clearly lacking... Read more »

19th December 2011 | Blog, Never Mind The B*llocks

Look up not down

By thedutchman (@jimboholland) I’m going to start this with a confession. I wanted Arsenal to score at the end of the game against City. In fact, I wouldn’t have minded had they won. Why? Because, simply put this is the best Spurs team I’ve ever seen (supporter since that wonderful April day in ’91) and I don’t think we’ll ever have a better chance of winning this league. I know we might get stronger as a team over the coming years if we nail Champions League football consistently but more to the point is that our rivals in the top... Read more »

19th December 2011 | Blog, Never Mind The B*llocks

There is a Light that Never Goes Out

By Mike Stevenson (mikeinparma) I think I am finally able to express into words what has been whirring around in my head for a while now regarding our Tottenham Hotspur. You know that feeling you get in the pit of your stomach when you meet a fit girl and you can’t help but smile all day? That’s the generally how I’ve felt for Spurs this season. It’s been on a completely different level to my loving admiration of the last few seasons. A real source of pride over what I’ve watched us build through thick and thin has consumed me.... Read more »

13th December 2011 | Blog, Never Mind The B*llocks

The Fighting Cock Opus – The Past, Present, and Future

By TrickyCOYS (TrickyChurchill) Throughout the Premier League era, Tottenham Hotspur has been a club renowned for disappointing (and it is important to remember that football began in 1992 when Sky Sports began). In results, player purchases, and league positions, it was only in the past few years that their fortunes began to change, admittedly with the notable blip of ‘2 points in 8 games’ under Juandé Ramos. Being the first team with promise to break the Sky monopoly, sorry, the ‘Big Four’, ensured that Spurs were rocketed into the national spotlight. Their sole appearance in the Champions League was ground... Read more »

12th December 2011 | Blog, Never Mind The B*llocks

Don’t Panic!

By Sibs (SibsTHFC) Played: 14 Won: 10 Drawn: 1 Lost: 3 Today was not a good day at the office. Poor start in the first half, followed by dominance, failing to put away a couple of clear chances and some highly suspect refereeing decisions, including two clear penalties and a goal ruled out for offside when it wasn’t. It is a shame that the run had to come to an end at Stoke… Stoke of all places, but these things will happen. Despite Flav’s optimism, this wont be the last time we lose this season. However, there is still loads... Read more »

9th December 2011 | Blog, Never Mind The B*llocks

The Wind of Change

By drwinston001 (drwinston001) Before I start I should explain a little about myself. I’ve been supporting spurs since 1990, so while I’ve been lucky enough to see some very talented players in that time with the likes of Gazza and Lineker, Dozzell and Nethercott, Sheringham and Klinsmann, King and Ginola, I’ve had to endure some of the leaner years in the clubs history. These years of transition have been punctuated with the occasional glimmer of hope with 3 trophies won in that time and the odd run in the league when we didn’t concede a goal for a few games.... Read more »

6th December 2011 | Blog, Never Mind The B*llocks

Ricky and Flav’s little day out… featuring Clive Allen

Sunday 24th November 2011. For some reason, other than that we’d agreed to attend (we obviously could’ve stayed in bed), we traipsed across London to watch a game between some Sunday League Club called Ivory FC and the Nivea England Legend XI. You might ask ‘why?’. ‘To interview Clive Allen’ we’d answer. For a write up of the event click here. Otherwise click on the play button below to hear the lot. Ricky and Flav’s little day out… featuring Clive Allen