Tottenham Hotspur

  • Tottenham extend contract of goalkeeper Hugo Lloris July 10, 2014

    London: Tottenham say they have signed goalkeeper Hugo Lloris to a new five-year contract at the club. The 27-year-old 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 five-year 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 sixth-place 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 Villas-Boas was fired after...
  • West Ham staying up with 2-0 win over 10-man Spurs May 3, 2014

    London: West Ham guaranteed their Premier League survival with a 2-0 win over 10-man 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...
  • Andros Townsend to miss Football World Cup due to ankle injury May 20, 2014

    England winger Andros Townsend will miss the World Cup after being ruled out for 10 weeks with an ankle injury, Tottenham Hotspur announced on Wednesday. Townsend, who has five caps for England, will undergo surgery on his left ankle on Thursday after damaging ligaments during Tottenham's 1-0 Premier League victory over...
  • Ajax coach Frank de Boer confirms Tottenham approach April 29, 2014

    Amsterdam: Ajax coach Frank de Boer has confirmed Tottenham Hotspur have approached the Amsterdam club to test his interest in coaching the club. In an interview with national broadcaster NOS on Tuesday, De Boer said he had been informed of the Hotspur call by Ajax football director Marc Overmars. He said that...
  • Tottenham manager Tim Sherwood still fighting with new coach rumours April 28, 2014

    Tottenham Hotspur are two wins shy of equalling their highest Premier League points total but manager Tim Sherwood is still struggling to convince doubters that he is the right man to lead the side in the long run. The former midfielder took charge of Spurs in December following the sacking of...
  • Tottenham Hotspur edge past ten-man Stoke in EPL April 26, 2014

    Stoke: Danny Rose was the central figure as Tottenham beat 10-man Stoke 1-0 Saturday to win their first away game for more than two months. The defender scored his first Premier League goal of the season in the 33rd minute after Emmanuel Adebayor beat Glenn Whelan on the right of the...
  • Tottenham Hotspur beat Fulham 3-1 in Premier League April 19, 2014

    London: Tottenham kept their small hopes of a top-four finish alive and dented Fulham's survival ambition with a 3-1 win over their London rival in the Premier League on Saturday. Spurs remained sixth in the standings but cut their deficit to fourth-place Arsenal to four points, though the Gunners have played...
  • EPL: Seventh successive win lifts Everton into top four; Tottenham held to a draw April 12, 2014

    London: Everton won 1-0 at bottom club Sunderland to leapfrog Arsenal into fourth place in the Premier League on Saturday and the battle at the other end of the table intensified with wins for three clubs in danger of relegation. The only goal at the Stadium of Light came after 75...
  • English FA proposes total ban on betting April 9, 2014

    The FA has proposed a complete ban on anyone involved in England's top eight tiers from betting on any soccer match or competition anywhere in the world, it said in a statement on Wednesday. Participants are currently blocked by Rule E8(b) from betting on a match or competition they have been...
  • Tottenham Hotspur defeat leaves Sunderland on the brink: Gus Poyet April 8, 2014

    Monday's 5-1 thrashing at the hands of Tottenham Hotspur has left Sunderland in need of a miracle to avoid relegation from the Premier League, according to manager Gus Poyet. The loss left the Black Cats bottom of the table with 25 points, seven off 17th-placed Norwich City, and despite having two...
  • Spurs coach Tim Sherwood comes out fighting after job speculation April 8, 2014

    London: Tottenham Hotspur manager Tim Sherwood came out fighting on Monday as his side ended a day full of speculation about his future with a 5-1 crushing of Sunderland in the Premier League. All eyes were on the former Blackburn Rovers and Spurs midfielder after a Sky Sports report that...
  • 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,...
  • Tottenham coach Tim Sherwood set to be replaced: reports April 8, 2014

    Tottenham Hotspur's rapidly unravelling season took another twist on Monday with first team coach Tim Sherwood set to be replaced in the summer, according to media reports. The former England midfielder, a Premier League title winner with Blackburn Rovers, was handed an 18-month contract in December following the sacking of Andre...
  • Liverpool crush Spurs 4-0 to go top of Premier League March 30, 2014

    England: Liverpool took advantage of an inept defensive display by Tottenham to cruise to a 4-0 win at Anfield on Sunday and return to the top of the Premier League for the first time since December. An eighth straight win for Liverpool was never seriously in doubt from the moment Luis...
  • Title-chasing Liverpool under 'no pressure', says Rodgers March 28, 2014

    Brendan Rodgers rejected Tim Sherwood's claims that Liverpool may struggle with the pressure of being in the title race when Tottenham Hotspur visit Anfield in the Premier League on Sunday. Second-placed Liverpool, who have 68 points from 31 games, have been the surprise packages in the Premier League this season and...
  • 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 squandered Bale money, says Hoddle March 20, 2014

    London: Tottenham Hotspur have squandered the 100 million euros they received from Real Madrid for Gareth Bale and need a better strategy to challenge England's top clubs, former player and manager Glenn Hoddle believes. Hoddle, one of the club's greatest midfielders and who managed Spurs from 2001-03, has watched his former...
  • Arsenal dealt Aaron Ramsey blow for north London derby March 13, 2014

    Aaron Ramsey's return for Arsenal has been put on hold with the Welshman still not fully recovered from the thigh injury that has sidelined him since December. With a growing injury list manager Arsene Wenger had hoped Ramsey, Arsenal's star performer earlier in the season, would be fit for Sunday's vital...
  • Chelsea thrash Spurs 4-0 to go seven points clear in Premier League March 9, 2014

    London: Chelsea scored four goals in the second half to thrash 10-man Tottenham 4-0 and provisionally move seven points clear in the Premier League on Saturday. Jose Mourinho's side were unconvincing before halftime but Samuel Eto'o sparked a stunning revival by taking advantage of Jan Vertonghen's slip and ill-judged back pass...
  • Tottenham beat Cardiff 1-0 to keep top-four hopes alive March 3, 2014

    London: Tottenham Hotspur kept alive their hopes of a top-four Premier League finish when Roberto Soldado scored the only goal at White Hart Lane to give them a 1-0 win over relegation-threatened Cardiff City on Sunday. Soldado, who has struggled to justify the 30 million euros Spurs paid Valencia for his...
  • Adebayor scores twice as Tottenham beat Dnipro 3-2 in Europa League February 28, 2014

    London: Emmanuel Adebayor scored twice in four minutes as Tottenham Hotspur overturned a two-goal aggregate deficit to beat 10-man Dnipro Dnipropetrovsk 3-2 over two legs on Thursday to reach the last 16 of the Europa League. It was a painful return to London for Tottenham's former coach Juande Ramos whose...
  • Tottenham Hotspur will soon end trophy drought, says former coach February 27, 2014

    London: Tottenham Hotspur will not have to wait long to end their six-year trophy drought, according to Juande Ramos, their manager when they captured their last piece of silverware. Ramos, now coach of Ukrainian side Dnipro Dnipropetrovsk who hold a 1-0 lead over Spurs heading into Thursday's Europa League last-32 second...
  • Tottenham lose 1-0 at Norwich, six points off top four February 23, 2014

    Norwich: A Robert Snodgrass goal early in the second half consigned Tottenham to a 1-0 defeat on Sunday that left the London club six points off the top four, while Norwich moved four points clear of the relegation zone. Snodgrass got past Danny Rose on the left of Tottenham's defense before...
  • Adebayor gives Tottenham 1-0 victory over Everton February 9, 2014

    London: Emmanuel Adebayor gave Tottenham's Champions League pursuit a timely tonic on Sunday, clinching a 1-0 victory over Everton to dislodge the losers from fifth place in the Premier League. By overcoming one of this season's top-five teams for the first time despite being largely outplayed, Tottenham moved just three points...
  • Andros Townsend and Mousa Dembele in line for Spurs return February 6, 2014

    Tottenham Hotspur have been handed a double boost ahead of Sunday's crunch Premier League clash with Everton with Mousa Dembele and Andros Townsend in contention after injury lay-offs. One point separates fifth placed Everton with hosts Spurs in sixth, with both sides aiming to keep pace with Liverpool, who occupy the...
  • Tottenham fight back to draw 1-1 at Hull in EPL February 2, 2014

    HULL: Brazil midfielder Paulinho earned Tottenham a point by scoring a second-half equalizer in a 1-1 draw at Hull in the Premier League on Saturday. Shane Long scored his first goal since his move from West Bromwich Albion - and Hull's first of 2014 - after 12 minutes when he raced...
  • Adebayor scores two as Tottenham beat Swansea 3-1 in EPL January 19, 2014

    Swansea: Emmanuel Adebayor scored twice as Tottenham beat Swansea 3-1 to extend Tim Sherwood's unbeaten Premier League start as manager. The striker headed Spurs into a 35th-minute lead and tapped in their third in the 71st after Chico Flores' own goal. Wilfried Bony hit the bar and had a good penalty...