1. Andre Villas-Boas' Refusal to Change Required Tottenham to Make a Change for Him

    Even during his final presser as Tottenham coach, Andre Villas-Boas ran out the same lines about where the team was as a whole. Via Metro : This is a top-four squad but in our Premier League form we are not there...

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  2. Tottenham's Midfield Did Little to Prove They're AVB's Best Lineup vs. Arsenal

    BBC Radio 5 Live’s Pat Nevin was pretty well on song in describing Tottenham’s attack against Arsenal on Sunday. For those of a Lilywhite persuasion, the lines Nevin delivered did little to soothe the masses during the match...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Trent Scott about 1 year ago 3,467 reads 16 comments

  3. Smashmouth Spurs Sink Swansea with Powerful Midfield Performance

    Tottenham Hotspur could not buy a penalty during the 2012-13 term. To start the 2013-14 campaign, they have nabbed two, converted two and won two matches by 1-0 scorelines...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Trent Scott about 1 year ago 1,666 reads 1 comments

  4. Arsene Wenger's Premier League Transfer Policy Might Sink Arsenal's Season

    Arsene Wenger is a smart man. One imagines he's smart enough to have known that a bad result for Arsenal —like a 3-1 setback against Aston Villa at home—was going to cause the general unrest at the Emirates to boil over...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Trent Scott about 1 year ago 826 reads 3 comments

  5. Crystal Palace 0-1 Tottenham: Thinking Man's Spurs Strike Pose for Three Points

    Three points is three points, no matter how you slice it. Tottenham will certainly not care a jot about how the goal that carried them past Crystal Palace came about...

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  6. Tottenham's 2013-14 Campaign Hints at Being a Make-or-Break Season

    As the Premier League finally returns this weekend, Tottenham sit in an odd position among the heavy hitters. Usually, about two weeks into the season, the squad begins to finally take shape as the last-minute buys start rolling in...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Trent Scott about 1 year ago 1,242 reads 3 comments

  7. Tottenham Thoughts: Whipping Boys, Dempsey's Departure and Fiery AVB

    When Steven Caulker was transferred to Cardiff Thursday of this week, Tottenham fans might have been scratching their heads...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Trent Scott about 1 year ago 3,536 reads 21 comments

  8. Gareth Bale Transfer: History, Ego and Fear Driving the Welshman to the Bernabeu

    Plenty of headlines, column inches, blog posts and any other medium of print have been dedicated to Tottenham’s Gareth Bale, the quintessential transfer story of the summer...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Trent Scott about 1 year ago 1,909 reads 0 comments

  9. Andre Villas-Boas Needs Some Verbal Backing from Tottenham over Gareth Bale

    Tottenham manager Andre Villas-Boas must feel like he is on a deserted island at the moment; a deserted island surrounded by sharks on empty stomachs...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Trent Scott about 1 year ago 2,105 reads 43 comments

  10. White Hart War of Attrition, Part 2: Marca's Front Page and Other Media Sorties

    It must have been fun to be a member of Tottenham’s PR staff Tuesday morning. Greeting the club’s workers was Marca ’s impeccable cover story that a certain Gareth Bale was about ready to sign for Real Madrid ...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Trent Scott about 1 year ago 968 reads 0 comments

  11. Why Andre Villas-Boas Will Not Be the Next Manager of Barcelona

    Barcelona coach Tito Vilanova ’s unfortunate recurrence of cancer and departure from Barcelona is an untimely episode in the life of a man who was at the peak of the professional coaching ranks...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Trent Scott about 1 year ago 3,080 reads 5 comments

  12. Tottenham Hotspur's Lack of Killer Instinct in the Market Exposed by Near-Misses

    Being slow of foot is one thing when it comes to selling a player. Being slow of foot when buying a player, however, is a risky proposition that Tottenham have been caught out by in recent weeks...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Trent Scott about 1 year ago 2,326 reads 10 comments

  13. Tottenham Transfers: More Belgians, Less Deuce and Yet More Bale Scuttlebutt

    The Tottenham rumor mill has been blowing winds distinctly from the Low Countries recently. Given the success of those lands—excluding Luxembourg—you could understand ...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Trent Scott about 1 year ago 3,059 reads 6 comments

  14. Transfer Handicap Match: Tottenham's Need vs. Villa's Price and Chelsea's Cash

    After the night that Aston Villa was dreading, Christian Benteke ’s future and has become the newest source of scuttlebutt around transfer circles...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Trent Scott about 1 year ago 1,907 reads 3 comments

  15. Tottenham Transfers: Benteke Up, Villa Down and the Mind of the Boss

    Obviously, David Villa is not interested in being anything other than a center-forward. Looks like Tottenham is finding that out the hard way...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Trent Scott about 1 year ago 3,371 reads 9 comments

  16. 'El Tri Estatico': Mexico's Lack of Movement Breeding an Attacking Malaise

    Watching Mexico’s straggling performance against Panama Sunday night in the Gold Cup was the kind of event that makes someone understand why Jose Manuel de la Torre is under fire from the fans...

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  17. Paulinho, Sandro and Dembele Cannot All Start in AVB's 4-3-3

    With Paulinho’s signing confirmed , Tottenham now have a glut of midfield options available to them ahead of the 2013-14 campaign. Much has been made about the type of formation that Andre Villas-Boas wishes to implement at Spurs this season...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Trent Scott about 1 year ago 12,622 reads 33 comments

  18. Tottenham Transfers: No Need to Pjanic, Roma Are Looking to Sell

    Among the many names that have cropped up in Tottenham transfer circles—from Henrikh Mkhitaryan to Burak Yilmaz , David Villa to Roberto Soldado and so on—one thing has been common among them: goals...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Trent Scott about 1 year ago 4,431 reads 10 comments

  19. Barcelona to Tease Tottenham With David Villa, Possible Wayne Rooney Makeweight

    Remember a week ago when it seemed Arsenal were at the mercy of Real Madrid when it involved Gonzalo Higuain ? Replace Arsenal with Tottenham , Real Madrid with Barcelona and Higuain with David Villa and the story repeats itself...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Trent Scott about 1 year ago 7,128 reads 5 comments

  20. Emmanuel Adebayor Is Only Leaving Tottenham When He Gets Paid

    As Tottenham look to move players off to new boroughs, towns, cities and countries, some are shaping up to be easy moves. Some look like they are going to take some serious work...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Trent Scott about 1 year ago 1,122 reads 1 comments

  21. Real Madrid's Bale Pursit Ending Might Free Arsenal Target Higuain Up For A Move

    In the last couple of seasons, Arsenal have had to wait on Tottenham to clear out in March, April and May before the Gunners got where they needed to go...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Trent Scott about 1 year ago 5,471 reads 0 comments

  22. Striking a Deal: Values of Tottenham's Primary Forward Targets

    After splashing out a cool £17 million for a midfielder who has caught the imagination of Tottenham fans everywhere, it appears the next item up for bids will be to secure a forward or two...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Trent Scott about 1 year ago 2,393 reads 10 comments

  23. Paulinho's Arrival Should Open the Exit Door for Tottenham's New Fringe Players

    All seems to be good in Tottenham’s world for the moment. The summer recruitment drive began in earnest when Corinthians waived goodbye to Paulinho as his departure from the club means Spurs have gained a potent central midfielder...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Trent Scott about 1 year ago 2,997 reads 0 comments

  24. Tottenham Thoughts: The Paulinho Wait, Dinamic Tin and Alen and 'Those' Kits

    Anyone who watched the Confederations Cup by now has to know the prominent spot Paulinho holds in the Brazilian lineup. Some might say he is a Sandro injury away from being the second-or third-choice deep midfield player...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Trent Scott about 1 year ago 2,198 reads 8 comments

  25. Tottenham Transfers: Firing Squad Inquiries, a Rolling 'Stone and Alarm Bels

    While stories still swirl about Gareth Bale around newspapers worldwide, Tottenham have suddenly gotten goal-frisky on the back pages...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Trent Scott about 1 year ago 2,438 reads 10 comments