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  • Jose Mourinho praise small comfort for Mauricio Pochettino 3 days ago

    It may have been of scant consolation to Mauricio Pochettino after his Tottenham Hotspur side had been soundly beaten at Wembley but his Chelsea conqueror Jose Mourinho believes the Argentine will go on to enjoy major success with Spurs. Following Chelsea's 2-0 triumph in the League Cup final on Sunday, Mourinho...
  • John Terry urges team-mates to replicate success of last decade 3 days ago

    London: John Terry earned the 13th major winner's medal of his 20-year Chelsea career on Sunday with a commanding defensive performance and his first Cup goal, then urged his young team-mates to use the win over Tottenham as a springboard to more success. The 34-year-old central defender lifted the League Cup,...
  • Chelsea beat Tottenham Hotspur to win the Capital One Cup 3 days ago

    London: Captain John Terry led Chelsea to their first trophy in two years on Sunday, scoring the opener in a 2-0 victory over Tottenham in the League Cup final. At the heart of Chelsea's defense still at 34, Terry helped to successfully contain Tottenham throughout the first half and then made...
  • Chelsea, Tottenham face-off in English League Cup final 4 days ago

    Manchester: In the space of a few hours on Sunday, Chelsea could win its first trophy in Jose Mourinho's second spell as manager and take a big step toward capturing the Premier League title. The first piece of silverware in the English season is up for grabs when London rivals Chelsea...
  • Chelsea made League Cup a serious competition: Jose Mourinho 5 days ago

    London: Chelsea manager Jose Mourinho believes winning the League Cup 10 years ago revolutionised the competition as Premier League clubs have since started to take it more seriously. Mourinho, whose side play Tottenham Hotspur in the final at Wembley on Sunday, claimed his first piece of silverware with Chelsea in 2005...
  • Tottenham Hotspurs salvage 2-2 draw vs West Ham in Premier League February 22, 2015

    London: Harry Kane rescued a Premier League point for Tottenham on Sunday by scoring with the last kick of the game for a 2-2 draw against fierce London rival West Ham. The in-form striker struck in the sixth minute of injury time, scoring from the rebound after having his penalty saved...
  • Mario Balotelli rescues Liverpool as top-4 race intensifies February 11, 2015

    Mario Balotelli went from forgotten man to match-winner at Liverpool as his late goal against Tottenham tightened up the race for Champions League qualification in the Premier League on Tuesday. The maverick Italy striker came off the bench for just his second appearance in a month, and pounced for an 83rd-minute...
  • Substitute Balotelli grabs late Liverpool winner against Tottenham February 11, 2015

    Liverpool: Mario Balotelli came off the bench to grab a late winning goal for Liverpool in a 3-2 victory over Tottenham in the Premier League on Tuesday, boosting his team's chances of hauling in its rivals for Champions League qualification. Out of favor at Anfield in recent months, Balotelli entered in...
  • EPL: Arsenal stutter in race for top four finish after defeat to Spurs February 7, 2015

    London: Harry Kane scored twice to lead Tottenham to a 2-1 comeback victory over fierce rival Arsenal in the north London derby at White Hart Lane on Saturday. Mesut Ozil put Arsenal ahead in the 11th minute when he volleyed past Hugo Lloris after Olivier Giroud quickly sent the ball into...
  • Arsenal's Sanchez to miss Tottenham trip, Welbeck returns February 5, 2015

    Arsenal forward Alexis Sanchez will miss their trip to Tottenham Hotspur in the Premier League on Saturday but manager Arsene Wenger can call on the returning Danny Welbeck for the north London derby. Top goalscorer Sanchez, who has struck 18 in all competitions since his arrival from Barcelona in the close...
  • Lennon has massive part to play at Everton, says Roberto Martinez February 5, 2015

    London: Everton manager Roberto Martinez says new signing Aaron Lennon can hit the ground running and play a massive role for the club, starting with the Merseyside derby against Liverpool in the Premier League on Saturday. England winger Lennon arrived from Tottenham Hotspur on loan for the rest of the season...
  • EPL: Harry Kane signs new 5 1/2-year deal at Tottenham February 2, 2015

    London: Harry Kane has signed a new 5 1/2-year contract with Tottenham Hotspur, keeping one of England's top young strikers at the north London club until 2020. Spurs announced the deal on Monday. The 21-year-old Kane has scored 20 goals in all competitions in his breakthrough season at Tottenham and has eight...
  • Gulf in class as Arsenal put five past hapless Aston Villa February 2, 2015

    Arsenal climbed above rivals Tottenham Hotspur into fifth in the Premier League and inflicted more misery on a goal-shy Aston Villa with an emphatic 5-0 victory on Sunday that fuelled their top-four hopes. Goals from Olivier Giroud, Mesut Ozil, Theo Walcott, Santi Cazorla and Hector Bellerin helped Arsenal move level on...
  • Van Persie, Falcao score as Manchester United beat Leicester City 3-1 January 31, 2015

    Radamel Falcao scored only his fourth goal for Manchester United in a 3-1 victory over Leicester in the English Premier League on Saturday. The striker, who is on loan until the end of the season from Monaco, scored between Robin van Persie's first goal since last month and Wes Morgan's own...
  • Tottenham Hotspur boss Pochettino angered by 'unfair' fixture schedule January 30, 2015

    London: Tottenham Hotspur manager Mauricio Pochettino has bemoaned his side's fixture pile-up ahead of the League Cup final against Chelsea next month. Spurs, who beat third tier Sheffield United to reach the final on March 1, have six games to cope with, including a two-legged Europa League tie against Fiorentina, before...
  • Tottenham Hotspur set up League Cup final against Chelsea January 29, 2015

    Sheffield: Christian Eriksen added a late goal to his sublime early free kick to help Tottenham scrape a 2-2 draw with third-tier Sheffield United on Wednesday and secure a place in the League Cup final against Chelsea. Tottenham advanced 3-2 on aggregate and will play in their first cup final in...
  • Townsend gives Tottenham Hotspur Cup edge over Sheffield United January 22, 2015

    Tottenham Hotspur needed a 73rd-minute Andros Townsend penalty to end the dogged resistance of visiting third tier Sheffield United and secure a 1-0 lead in their League Cup semi-final first leg on Wednesday. It had looked like being a frustrating evening for the Premier League side and four times winners, whose...
  • Sheffield United aiming to cut Spurs down to size January 21, 2015

    London: Sheffield United are aiming to beat a Premier League side for the fourth time this season when they meet Tottenham Hotspur in their Capital One (League) Cup semi-final on Wednesday and have no intention of going soft on their rivals. The League One (third tier) club knocked West Ham United,...
  • Tottenham recover to beat Burnley 4-2 in FA Cup January 15, 2015

    London: Tottenham recovered after conceding twice in a chaotic start against Burnley to advance to the FA Cup fourth round with a 4-2 replay win on Wednesday. Paulinho, Etienne Capoue and Vlad Chiriches scored their first goals of the season before Danny Rose completed Tottenham's remarkable turnaround by the 52nd minute. "The...
  • Crystal Palace beat Tottenham 2-1 in Alan Pardew's first game January 11, 2015

    London: Alan Pardew's first game as Crystal Palace manager ended in success on Saturday as his team came from behind to beat Tottenham 2-1 in the Premier League. Harry Kane broke the deadlock for Spurs in the 49th minute, collecting a pass from Nacer Chadli and sending his low shot across...
  • Chelsea will bounce back from Spurs mauling: John Terry January 2, 2015

    London: Chelsea will bounce back from their shock 5-3 Premier League defeat at Tottenham Hotspur, captain John Terry said on Friday. The league leaders took an early lead at White Hart Lane, a ground they traditionally enjoy visiting, but Spurs striker Harry Kane scored twice to help inflict a second league...
  • Conspiracy theorist Jose Mourinho tries to paper over cracks January 2, 2015

    London: Chelsea manager Jose Mourinho has become a master at protecting his players when the pressure is on and his complaints about the referee after his team were humbled 5-3 at Tottenham Hotspur on Thursday were not surprising. The Portuguese coach acknowledged that his defence had made mistakes but he also...
  • EPL: Manchester City joint top after five-goal Spurs sink Chelsea January 2, 2015

    London: Chelsea and Manchester City ended a memorable first day of 2015 locked together at the top of the Premier League as City's dramatic 3-2 win over Sunderland was followed by a shock 5-3 defeat for Chelsea at Tottenham Hotspur. Chelsea, previously beaten only once this season, were blown away by...
  • EPL: Harry Kane brace helps Tottenham thrash league leaders Chelsea January 2, 2015

    London: Harry Kane scored twice as Tottenham overwhelmed Chelsea 5-3 in an electrifying London derby on Thursday to enhance their top-four credentials while ensuring their neighbour's English Premier League lead was wiped out. The New Year's Day capitulation was only Chelsea's second loss of the season and the first time that...
  • Manchester United held to a goalless draw at Tottenham Hotspur December 28, 2014

    London: Manchester United were repeatedly thwarted by Tottenham goalkeeper Hugo Lloris in a scrappy 0-0 draw on Sunday but will go into the second half of the Premier League season re-established as a top-four team. On the slide a year ago in sixth at the midway point, United are now third...
  • US defender Yedlin to join Tottenham Hotspur in January December 24, 2014

    London: English Premier League side Tottenham Hotspur have confirmed that American defender DeAndre Yedlin will be joining the football team in January. "We are pleased to confirm that DeAndre Yedlin will be joining the club in January," said a statement on Tottenham's website Tuesday, reports Xinhua. The 21-year-old defender penned a four-year...
  • EPL: Tottenham grab late victory at Swansea December 14, 2014

    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...