Within the next three months, the current football season will be over. That means, two and a bit months of transfer gossip, managerial changes, and friendly matches against non-league teams, until the unrealistic hopes of a new season.
That, however is three months away, and Tottenham are in a similar position to last season.
We are doing well in the league, and our first jaunt in the European Cup has proved to be very successful—thus far. I should be full of hope for the remainder of our campaign, and yet, having watched Tottenham for several years, experience has lead me to be wary.
I really should be enjoying watching a brand of football not seen at White Hart Lane for several years, and yet, there’s that part of me that has seen us like this before, with even less at stake.
So I present for my five reasons to fear the rest of the season, and my five reasons that fill me with hope for the rest of the season. It should really only be five reasons for hope, but you know, it’s just not the Tottenham way…