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Pochettino facing point of no return

Mauricio Pochettino’s future as manager of Spurs could be in jeopardy, and a loss to West Ham United in their next league match could spell the end of the Argentine’s spell in charge at White Hart Lane. Saturday’s draw with Sheffield United left Spurs in 14th place in the Premier League table going into the international break, a point ahead ...

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Spurs wanted to sell more players in the summer

Chairman Daniel Levy has revealed that Tottenham Hotspur wanted to sell more players in the summer, but were unable to find buyers for them. Christian Eriksen, and defenders Toby Alderweireld, Danny Rose, and Jan Vertonghen were all linked with a move away from White Hart Lane during the last transfer window but, in the end, the only high profile departure ...

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Spurs likely to be busy in January

Manager Mauricio Pochettino has admitted that Tottenham are likely to be busy in January. He was speaking after Spurs suffered a shock defeat to Colchester United in  the Carabao Cup on Tuesday night losing to the League Two side on penalties. And although Pochettino’s side had a smattering of youth, with forward Troy Parrott and defender Japhit Tanganga both making ...

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Llorente finally opts for Napoli

Former Tottenham striker Fernando Llorente has finally decided on his short-term future by signing for Serie A side Napoli. The 34 year old was a free agent after his contract ran out at White Hart Lane in the summer, and had been linked with a number of clubs. They included his former club Spurs, who were prepared to offer him ...

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Pochettino wants English transfer window moved back

Tottenham manager Mauricio Pochettino wants the English transfer window moved back so that it is in alignment with the rest of Europe again. For the second successive season, clubs in the Premier League and Championship voted to close their window before the start of the domestic season, more than three weeks before most clubs in Europe, whose own deadline is ...

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Spurs reject Danny Rose bid

Tottenham turned down a late bid from Watford to sign left-back Danny Rose for £14 million. Rose, who was left out of Spurs’ pre-season tour of Asia so he could explore other options, is free to leave the club, and is now very much surplus to requirements following the arrival on deadline day of Ryan Sessegnon from Fulham for £25 ...

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Pochettino hints at limitations to his role

Tottenham manager Mauricio Pochettino has hinted that he is unhappy with his lack of involvement in the club’s transfer business, and decisions as to who goes or stays at White Hart Lane by insisting that his job title should be changed from manager to coach. Speaking after his side’s 1 – 0 friendly win over Real Madrid in Munich on ...

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Spurs extend Vertonghen contract

Tottenham have exercised an option to extend Jan Vertonghen’s contract with the club for a further year. The 31-year old defender was out of contract next summer, but the club have protected their investment by prolonging his stay until June 2020, reports The BBC. He is just the latest player to sign new contracts with the club – Harry Kane, ...

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Barcelona wonder kid linked with Spurs move

According to The Daily Mail Tottenham are close to agreeing a deal for Barcelona teenager Riqui Puig. The 18 year old central midfielder has been tipped to have a bright future, having already made his debut for Barcelona’s B side, and he featured heavily in his side’s UEFA Youth League campaign, scoring three goals on the way to the final, ...

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Pochettino raises doubts on his Spurs future after semi-final loss

The Telegraph reports that Tottenham manager Mauricio Pochettino has raised doubts about his future at the club after their FA Cup semi-final loss to Manchester United on Saturday evening. Spurs took the lead in the match after just ten minutes through Dele Alli but were eventually beaten by goals from Alexis Sanchez and Ander Herrera, to crash out of the ...

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