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The good news is, far from the doom and gloom that has been suggested in this article, the future at White Hart Lane is still bright.
Tottenham have one of the most highly-rated managers in English football, whose man management and transfer record are both impeccable.
They have a sound financial structure in place, with chairman Daniel Levy widely lauded in the industry for have a sound business mind.
And, barring the exit of all their top players, Spurs have an exciting future on the pitch with the right foundations laid by Redknapp and his staff.
While missing out on the Champions League is sure to be frustrating, they only achieved this in the unluckiest of ways and in the most topsy-turvy of Premier League seasons.
What Tottenham have done this season is ensure once again that they will continue to be a force in English football for a while yet.
What do you think? Will missing out on the Champions League hurt Tottenham as much as it’s been hyped? Let us know in the comments below.
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