Christian Eriksen

  • EPL Team Preview: Return to Champions League the aim for Tottenham August 13, 2014

    London: Returning to the Champions League is again the aim for Tottenham as they head into the new Premier League campaign with another new coach, a largely untouched squad and hope that last year's spending spree will finally pay dividends. Given Spurs' lack of transfer activity during the offseason, the task...
  • Eriksen inspires Tottenham Hotspur to 5-1 win over Sunderland April 8, 2014

    London: Christian Eriksen deflected some of the spotlight away from Tottenham Hotspur manager Tim Sherwood with two assists and a goal in his side's 5-1 hammering of relegation-haunted Sunderland in the Premier League on Monday. With reports suggesting Sherwood's job was in jeopardy after recent woeful performances, Tottenham responded in style,...
  • Sigurdsson winner caps superb Spurs fightback against Saints March 23, 2014

    London: Gylfi Sigurdsson scored a stoppage time winner after Christian Eriksen's double as Tottenham Hotspur stormed back from 2-0 down to beat Southampton 3-2 in the Premier League on Sunday. Sigurdsson converted Denmark midfielder Eriksen's layoff to keep alive Spurs lingering hopes of a top four finish. They are fifth on...
  • Tottenham Hotspur make case for defence as they face Chelsea September 27, 2013

    London: With the abundance of flair and attacking talent Tottenham Hotspur acquired knowing Gareth Bale was leaving, it has perhaps been surprising that their impressive start to the season owes a lot to a watertight defence. Spurs anticipated the arrival of 100 million euros in Bale booty by bringing in the...
  • Paulinho gives Tottenham 1-0 victory over Cardiff September 23, 2013

    Cardiff: Paulinho scored his first Premier League goal in stoppage time Sunday as Tottenham broke through Cardiff's resistance to win 1-0. Tottenham dominated large sections of the game in south Wales but goalkeeper David Marshal made crucial saves from Roberto Soldado, Christian Eriksen, Gylfi Sigurdsson and Paulinho. Paulinho finally ensured Tottenham...
  • Tottenham sign Chiriches, Lamela and Eriksen August 31, 2013

    London: Tottenham took their summer spending above 100 million euros ($133 million) on Friday by completing a trio of signings, adding Romania centre-back Vlad Chiriches, Argentina forward Erik Lamela and Denmark midfielder Christian Eriksen to the squad. The 23-year-old Chiriches moved from Steaua Bucharest for a reported fee of 8.5 million...
  • Ajax, Tottenham agree on fee for Christian Eriksen August 29, 2013

    The Hague: Ajax and Tottenham Hotspur have agreed on the transfer of 21-year-old midfielder Christian Eriksen to the London football club for a fee of 12 million euros ($15.9 million), Dutch newspaper De Telegraaf reported Thursday. According to De Telegraaf the transfer fee will be paid in three installments and can...
  • Liverpool make 18 million pound bid for Christian Eriksen July 23, 2013

    English Premier League club Liverpool have reportedly made an 18 million pound bid for Ajax youngster Christian Eriksen and are closing in on a deal to sign the Danish international. An Italian website, TuttoMercatoWeb, is claiming that Eriksen has agreed personal terms with the Anfield side. The 21-year-old is regarded as...
  • Ajax stun Manchester City 3-1 in Champions League October 25, 2012

    Amsterdam: Ajax came from behind to stun Manchester City 3-1 after goals from Siem de Jong, Niklas Moisander and Christian Eriksen on Wednesday, leaving the English club last in Group D of the Champions League. Borussia Dortmund lead the group with seven points after beating Real Madrid 2-1 in the...
  • Denmark hold potential to upset big teams June 4, 2012

    Denmark are not novices when it comes to the Euros, and have some quality players in their ranks that leaves them in contention for the title. The Danes prefer a 4-3-3 formation and they play well with a lone striker in Nicklas Bendtner, supported by the talented midfielder Christian Eriksen....