After a solitary point separated them from Arsenal each of the past two seasons, Spurs will hope that this is the season they can finally turn around the recently one-sided North London rivalry.
Meanwhile, Tottenham will also seek their first Champions League qualification in three years after finishing one spot short each time—and hope for a deep cup run to put the cherry on top of a successful season.
The club's transfer activity this summer could be the key to achieving these goals, after they cut ties with the players surplus to their needs and added a few potentially valuable assets.
They will hope that each player does his part for the cause by contributing what is expected from him.
So just what are the expectations on each player heading into the season? And what is the biggest question facing each?
Here is a player-by-player guide to Tottenham's 2013-14 Premier League squad.