TOTTENHAM HOTSPUR

  • EPL: Tottenham grab late victory at Swansea 1 week ago

    Christian Eriksen scored in the 89th minute as Tottenham went against the run of play to beat Swansea 2-1 on Sunday in the Premier League. Harry Kane grabbed an early goal for the visitors in the fourth before Wilfried Bony equalised three minutes after the interval. Swansea dominated but it was Eriksen...
  • Tottenham's Emmanuel Adebayor on leave for personal reasons December 10, 2014

    London: Tottenham have given permission for striker Emmanuel Adebayor to return to his native Togo for personal reasons. Tottenham did not state how long Adebayor will be absent for. A statement on the club website says, "We can confirm that Emmanuel Adebayor has been given permission to return home for personal reasons,"...
  • EPL: Liverpool held by Sunderland at Anfield December 6, 2014

    Liverpool: Brendan Rodgers' decision to rest Steven Gerrard failed to pay dividends as even the Liverpool captain's emergence off the bench failed to inspire his side to break down a resolute Sunderland with their Premier League match finishing 0-0 Saturday. Liverpool's must-win Champions League tie at home to Basle on Tuesday,...
  • Drogba assists, scores as Chelsea beat Tottenham 3-0 December 4, 2014

    Didier Drogba and Loic Remy showed Chelsea can cope without Diego Costa on Wednesday, with the backup strikers both scoring as the Premier League leaders swept aside Tottenham 3-0 to extend their unbeaten start to the season. Although Tottenham threatened early on, with Harry Kane heading against the crossbar, Chelsea took...
  • Roberto Soldado ends goal drought as Tottenham beat Everton 2-1 November 30, 2014

    London: Roberto Soldado scored his first Premier League goal in almost 10 hours to give Tottenham a 2-1 victory over Everton on Sunday. After 593 minutes without a league goal, the struggling striker netted his first goal in first-half stoppage time, after Christian Eriksen had already canceled out Everton midfielder Kevin...
  • Diego Costa banned for Chelsea derby but Mourinho unconcerned November 30, 2014

    London: Diego Costa will miss Chelsea's midweek derby clash with Tottenham Hotspur after picking up his fifth yellow card of the season in Saturday's 0-0 draw at Sunderland but manager Jose Mourinho seems unconcerned. The striker, top scorer for the leaders with 11 Premier League goals this season, is suspended for...
  • Eriksen scores late winner to give Tottenham 2-1 win over Hull November 24, 2014

    Hull: Christian Eriksen grabbed a last-minute winner for Tottenham as Hull paid the price for Gaston Ramirez's reckless red card, losing 2-1 at White Hart Lane on Sunday. Former Spurs player Jake Livermore put Hull ahead with an early 25-metre drive but Ramirez left the Tigers a man short for 40...
  • Tottenham Hotspur, Aston Villa fined for indiscipline November 12, 2014

    Aston Villa and Tottenham Hotspur have both been fined 20,000 pounds ($31,852) for failing to control their players during their recent Premier League game, the Football Association said on Tuesday. The clubs had admitted breaching FA rules by "failing to ensure their players conducted themselves in an orderly fashion", an FA...
  • Spurs' slump continues with 2-1 home loss to Stoke in EPL November 9, 2014

    London: Tottenham slipped into the bottom half of the Premier League by losing 2-1 to Stoke on Sunday, with a red card to full back Kyle Naughton capping a miserable game for the struggling home side. Former Barcelona forward Bojan Krkic scored his first goal for Stoke with a brilliant individual...
  • EPL: Benteke sent off as Villa slide to defeat by Spurs November 3, 2014

    Aston Villa scored their first goal in more than nine hours but then had Christian Benteke sent off and allowed Tottenham Hotspur to come back for a 2-1 win at Villa Park on Sunday. It meant a sixth successive Premier League defeat, despite Andreas Weimann finally breaking the scoring drought by...
  • Mentality letting Tottenham down, says Pochettino October 27, 2014

    Tottenham Hotspur manager Mauricio Pochettino blamed the mentality of his players after Newcastle United overturned a first-half deficit to win 2-1 at White Hart Lane in the Premier League on Sunday. While a second successive victory for resurgent Newcastle pushed them out of the relegation zone and towards mid-table, Tottenham are...
  • Aguero scores four as Manchester City thrash Tottenham Hotspur 4-1 October 18, 2014

    Sergio Aguero scored four goals in a dazzling display to lead Manchester City to a 4-1 win over Tottenham on Saturday in an entertaining Premier League game that featured four penalties and a red card. The champions made it 15 goals against Spurs in their last three meetings thanks to Aguero,...
  • Pochettino gives positive spin as Spurs head for Manchester City October 17, 2014

    London: Tottenham Hotspur manager Mauricio Pochettino likes to erase bad memories and cherish good ones and it is a trait he hopes his players have acquired ahead of Saturday's clash at Premier League champions Manchester City. The north London club, then managed by Andre Villas-Boas, were crushed 6-0 in the corresponding...
  • Mauricio Pochettino happier than Wenger after derby draw September 28, 2014

    Mauricio Pochettino said this week he would like to stay at Tottenham Hotspur for as long as Arsene Wenger has been at Arsenal and performances like the one Spurs produced in the 1-1 draw at the Emirates on Saturday can only help his cause. Tottenham, who so often come to the...
  • EPL: Arsenal grab late equaliser for a 1-1 draw against Tottenham September 28, 2014

    London: Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain's equaliser in the second half gave Arsenal a 1-1 draw against Tottenham in the English Premier League on Saturday. Spurs forward Erik Lamela failed to clear in the 74th minute and the ball ricocheted around the penalty area before falling to Oxlade-Chamberlain, who lashed the ball in from...
  • Spurs need to be more aggressive, says manager Mauricio Pochettino September 25, 2014

    Tottenham Hotspur will need to be more aggressive and play with heart and hunger against north London rivals Arsenal at the Emirates on Saturday, according to manager Mauricio Pochettino. Without a Premier League win since beating QPR 4-0 on Aug. 24, Spurs have lost their last two home league games and...
  • Tottenham Hotspur and Special Olympics Bharat join hands for a cause September 24, 2014

    Tottenham Hotspur Foundation (THF) mentors Gareth Jones and Daniel Slaughter were recently in India to help improve the quality of coaching in the country for people with intellectual disabilities. Jones and Slaughter trained coaches from the Special Olympic Bharat association, also focusing on the process of social inclusion of people with...
  • EPL: Cyrstal Palace hang on to beat Everton 32, Spurs lose September 21, 2014

    Crystal Palace came from behind to cling on for their first Premier League win of the season on Sunday, beating Everton 32 at Goodison Park. Winger Yannick Bolasie was instrumental in his side's surging secondhalf performance which he capped with the Eagles' final goal in the 69th minute. Romelu Lukaku had given...
  • Southampton thrash Newcastle 40, Tottenham play draw against Sunderland September 13, 2014

    Both sets of fans called for Newcastle manager Alan Pardew to be fired after Southampton thrashed the demoralised Magpies 40 in the English Premier League with Graziano Pelle inspiring Ronald Koeman's newlook side at St Mary's on Saturday. Summer signing Pelle's brace was complemented by goals from Jack Cork and Morgan...
  • Federico Fazio joins Tottenham from Sevilla August 27, 2014

    London: Tottenham has signed Argentina defender Federico Fazio from Spanish side Sevilla on a fouryear deal. The Premier League club announced the signing on Wednesday without disclosing the fee, which is reported in the British media to be 8 million pounds ($13.25 million). Fazio will provide added competition at center back, where...
  • EPL: Tottenham rout QPR 40 in Pochettino's first home game August 24, 2014

    London: Tottenham tore apart Queens Park Rangers to produce a stylish 40 rout that showcased the expressive attacking football demanded of new manager Mauricio Pochettino on Sunday, ensuring a miserable return to White Hart Lane for Harry Redknapp. In a hightempo firsthalf display, Nacer Chadli seized on hapless QPR defending to...
  • Harry Redknapp expects good reception on return to Tottenham August 22, 2014

    Queens Park Rangers manager Harry Redknapp is expecting a good reception on Sunday when his new club play away to Tottenham Hotspur, who sacked him two years ago despite finishing fourth in the Premier League. But he told the QPR website (www.qpr.co.uk) that he was only concerned about his newly promoted...
  • Tottenham Hotspur sign American defender Yedlin August 14, 2014

    London: Tottenham Hotspur have signed American defender DeAndre Yedlin from Seattle Sounders, the Premier League club said on Twitter on Wednesday. Yedlin, 21, has signed a fouryear contract with Spurs but will remain with the Sounders before moving to London for the start of the 201516 season. "We are delighted to announce...
  • 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...
  • Tottenham agree deal to sign Sporting defender Eric Dier August 1, 2014

    London: Tottenham Hotspur have agreed a deal to sign English defender Eric Dier from Portuguese side Sporting, subject to the 20yearold passing a medical, the Premier League club said on Thursday. The versatile England Under21 international is expected to cost about four million pounds ($6.75 million), said British media reports. "We are...
  • Tottenham extend contract of goalkeeper Hugo Lloris July 10, 2014

    London: Tottenham say they have signed goalkeeper Hugo Lloris to a new fiveyear contract at the club. The 27yearold France international said on the club's website "I enjoy a great relationship with the club" and "the arrival of Mauricio Pochettino (the new manager) is important. I have a good feeling with...
  • Mauricio Pochettino appointed as Spurs new manager May 27, 2014

    London: Tottenham has hired Mauricio Pochettino as the club's new manager on a fiveyear contract, with the former Argentina defender making the move from fellow Premier League side Southampton. Pochettino replaces Tim Sherwood, who was fired on May 13 after just five months in the job following Tottenham's sixthplace finish in...
  • Tottenham fire manager Tim Sherwood after just 5 months May 13, 2014

    London: Tim Sherwood was fired by Tottenham Hotspur less than five months into his first management job on Tuesday, having quickly gained a reputation as a lively, if erratic, figure on the touchline. The inexperienced Englishman was promoted within the north London club in December after Andre VillasBoas was fired after...
  • West Ham staying up with 20 win over 10man Spurs May 3, 2014

    London: West Ham guaranteed their Premier League survival with a 20 win over 10man Tottenham on Saturday in a London derby that took the pressure off Hammers manager Sam Allardyce. Younes Kaboul was dismissed in the 25th minute with a straight red card. Spurs goalkeeper Hugo Lloris, who prevented a far...
  • Don't judge me on last two games, says Tim Sherwood May 2, 2014

    Tottenham Hotspur manager Tim Sherwood believes results in the last two matches of the season should have no bearing on whether he is retained in the job or sacked. Ajax manager Frank de Boer said this week that Spurs had approached the Dutch champions about him taking over from Sherwood, who...