It's official: Tottenham is in a slump.
That could not have been made clearer than by their 1-0 loss to Everton on Saturday, a result that ran their recent Premier League form to three consecutive losses.
Suddenly, a season in which Spurs looked to have the potential to challenge for the title, they find themselves in a dog-fight: with 10 matches to play, their grasp on fourth place (and the subsequent position in the Champions League next season) is only four points.
Clearly, Tottenham cannot afford to continue with this form and must snap out of their funk as soon as possible.
Here is a list of five things that must happen for Spurs to rediscover their form and hold on to the Champions League spot that seemed all but wrapped up a few weeks ago.