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Tottenham booked themselves a place in the semi-finals of the Capital One Cup with an emphatic 4-0 win over Premier League opponents Newcastle United.
It was a Glory Glory night for Spurs as young breakthrough Nabil Bentaleb registered his first senior goal in a Spurs shirt to hand us a half time lead after Jak Alnwick had spilled Christian Eriksen’s corner.
And after the break Spurs showed no signs of slowing up, with Nacer Chadli repeating the trick that the Toon pulled on us in the League just a few weeks back by slotting home less than a minute after the restart....
It’s been exactly a year and a day since Andre Villas-Boas was sacked as Spurs boss – who knew?
Although this bit of knowledge may seem pointless or tedious it has in fact come to possess a lot of resonance on this very day - Wednesday, December 17, 2014.
This is because, today is potentially the end of AVB’s one year confidentially agreement with Tottenham Hotspur Football Club since his sacking, and in a recent interview with Portuguese TV channel TVI, the former boss has revealed all!
AVB gagging order over?
The 37-year-old told the channel:...
Spurs go into one of the most important games of the season on the back of a great win at Swansea on Sunday. We face Newcastle at home in the quarter finals of the Capital One Cup at the Lane on Wednesday night.
It has now been nearly seven years since Spurs last won a trophy and it’s about time we won something and this is a great opportunity to do just that.
Last time we faced Newcastle, we lost 2-1 at home, Sammy Ameobi and Ayoze Perez grabbing the goals that day despite Adebayor giving us a first half lead.
Pochettino cautious on Kane
December always gives way to transfer news and rumours and for a Spurs fan, this time of the year is never dull.
After the arrival of our new Head of Recruitment Paul Mitchell in late November, work in the transfer market is expected to begin right away – so cue the January transfer window.
Dane on the plane?
Denmark BT are reporting that Christian Eriksen will be the subject of numerous transfer bids this window from ‘football’s elite’. The story seems to have gathered pace from football agent Ernesto Bronzetto, who has been given...
The game at the Liberty yesterday was enough continue the tale of two strikers in top form – a Swan and a Spur.
The Spur, Harry Kane, has now scored 10 goals in his last 15 games for the club and this has caused fans to fear how the team will fare if anything happens to our man of the moment. In comparison, Wilfried Bony (the Swan) has been consistently linked with a move to WHL since the summer, and his exceptional display yesterday has done little to take our eyes off the prize.
As we approach the next window, we will no doubt be linked with Bony again, but with the...