Saturday, June 23, 2018

Tag "Tottenham"

    Man City one win from title; Giroud inspires Chelsea win

Man City one win from title; Giroud inspires Chelsea win

Manchester City, Chelsea and Liverpool all won on Saturday in the EPL.Victor Moses was on the bench for 90 minutes as Chelsea came from two goals down to defeat relegation-threatened Southampton 3-2 at the St. Mary's stadium. Dusan Tadic converted Ryan Bertrand's cross to give the Saints a first half lead, and it was 2-0 on the hour when Polish [...]

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    Juventus knock out Tottenham, Manchester City advance to UCL quarter final

Juventus knock out Tottenham, Manchester City advance to UCL quarter final

It was a mixed evening for English clubs in the UCL on wednesday evening as Tottenham Hotspur crashed out to last year's beaten finalist Juventus 2-1 at Wembley stadium, while Manchester City, despite losing 2-1 at home, took the easy street into the quarter finals with a 5-2 aggregate win over FC Basel of Switzerland.Pablo Dybala, Blaise Matuidi, and Giorgio [...]

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    Iwobi benched as Spurs earn North London bragging rights

Iwobi benched as Spurs earn North London bragging rights

Alex Iwobi never got to feature as Tottenham Hotspurs outclassed his team in yet another entertaining North London derby.Goals from Dele Alli and Harry Kane dealt a huge blow to Arsenal's hope of finishing in top four of the Premier League this season.Spurs, clearly the better side, missed two excellent chances in the first forty-five minutes although Arsenal came into [...]

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    ‘You were a father figure to us’ — Tottenham players, football world pay tribute to Ugo Ehiogu

‘You were a father figure to us’ — Tottenham players, football world pay tribute to Ugo Ehiogu

Former England and Aston Villa defender, Ugochukwu Ehiogu, has died after suffering a cardiac arrest.Ehiogu, Tottenham’s U-23 coach, collapsed at the team’s training ground on Thursday.His former teammates, Tottenham players and the football world took to Twitter to pay tribute to the centre-back.Kyle Walker-Peters, Tottenham's 20-year-old right-back, said the late Ehiogu was like a father figure to them all.https://twitter.com/KyleLPeters/status/855350548043894784https://twitter.com/papilokanu/status/855361709720174594https://twitter.com/AntonWalkes/status/855371828063342593https://twitter.com/AVFCOfficial/status/855335044990107648https://twitter.com/premierleague/status/855337967103000577https://twitter.com/ManUtd/status/855338531371098112https://twitter.com/Cuellar24/status/855362668978470912https://twitter.com/coplandsw/status/855332391841218561???? Where [...]

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    Dele Alli sent off as Tottenham crash out of Europa League

Dele Alli sent off as Tottenham crash out of Europa League

Tottenham Hotspurs were on Thursday knocked out of the Europa League as Gent held them to a 2-2 draw at a sell-out Wembley match.The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that Spurs, who trailed 1-0 after the first leg of the last-32 tie, made a great start as Christian Eriksen slipped an angled shot under Gent keeper Lovre Kalinic.The visitors [...]

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    Harry Kane nets equaliser for Tottenham in a feisty derby

Harry Kane nets equaliser for Tottenham in a feisty derby

The North London derby saw Arsenal and Tottenham extend their different unbeaten runs – Arsenal in all competitions since August, Spurs in the Premier League this season.Kevin Wimmer had the ball glanced off his head against his goalkeeper to gift Arsenal the lead in the 42nd minute from a free-kick.Harry Kane sent Petr Cech the wrong way to level the [...]

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    Liecester players celebrate after Chelsea-Tottenham final whistle

Liecester players celebrate after Chelsea-Tottenham final whistle

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    Spurs earn derby point at Arsenal

Spurs earn derby point at Arsenal

Arsenal and Tottenham Hotspur have played out a 1-1 draw in Barclays Premier League north London derby at the Emirates Stadium on Sunday.Spurs took the lead just after the half-hour mark as Danny Rose's ball over the top was met by Harry Kane, who showed good composure inside the box to score.Kieran Gibbs came on in the 73rd minute [...]

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    Klopp to start Premier League sojourn with a loss at White Hart Lane

Klopp to start Premier League sojourn with a loss at White Hart Lane

Tottenham host Liverpool in Jurgen Klopp’s first game in the Barclays Premier League at White Hart Lane on Saturday.The German replaced Brendan Rodgers as Liverpool’s manager and expectedly, the build up to the game is around the 48-year-old tactician.Adeshina Aderele Ajayi (AAA), our guest this weekend, is not yet 48 or training to be a soccer tactician, but he’s in [...]

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    Klopp: We have to change from doubter to believer

Klopp: We have to change from doubter to believer

New Liverpool boss Jurgen Klopp has a message for the team’s supporters: We have to change from doubter to believer. Now.The 48-year-old German was appointed as Brendan Rodgers' successor on Thursday, signing a three-year deal worth £15m to become the 20th boss in the club’s illustrious history.He arrives with a formidable pedigree and a track record of success which he [...]

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    Dele Alli gets England call up

Dele Alli gets England call up

Tottenham Hotspur teenage midfielder, Dele Alli, has been called into England's squad for the first time for the final two Euro 2016 qualifiers against Estonia and Lithuania in October.The 19-year-old, whose father is Nigerian and also eligible to play for the Super Eagles has represented England at every level from Under-17s upwards, joined Spurs from Milton Keynes Dons for [...]

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    Spurs hammer City at the Lane

Spurs hammer City at the Lane

Tottenham striker, Harry Kane, scored his first goal in over 640 minutes of football as he helped Spurs come from behind to beat Barclays Premier League leaders Manchester City 4-1 at White Hart Lane.Without captain Vincent Kompany, who couldn’t shrug off injury, and No. 1 goalkeeper, Joe Hart, who was left on the bench in favour of Willy Caballero, the [...]

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    It’s going to be ‘white hart pain’ for Spurs against City

It’s going to be ‘white hart pain’ for Spurs against City

The star match this weekend in the Barclays Premier League is at White Hart Lane when Tottenham Hotspur take on Manchester City.Our guest is a tax consultant and die-hard enemy of Spurs. In fact, Ladi Akintunde hates all clubs in London except Arsenal.He takes us through this game as well as his predictions of the remaining fixtures.CURRENT FORMCity started the [...]

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    Adebayor can still play for Togo ‘if he is ready’, says coach

Adebayor can still play for Togo ‘if he is ready’, says coach

Togo coach, Tom Saintfiet, still harbours hope of seeing striker Emmanuel Adebayor back to the national team.  Adebayor, who has been released by Tottenham, has not played for Togo since the 2-1 win against Liberia in June.The 31-year-old failed to respond to a call-up for September's qualifier against Djibouti, which Togo won 2-0, and his international future remains unclear.But the [...]

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    Arsenal to earn at least a point at the Bridge

Arsenal to earn at least a point at the Bridge

Chelsea will be looking for their first home league win of the season when they face Arsenal at Stamford Bridge on Saturday.No one would have imagined that the champions will be in 17th position on the log with a mere four points from a possible 15. Not even a hater like our soccer analyst this week, Patrick Agbiboa, a senior [...]

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    Man United to bounce back against Liverpool

Man United to bounce back against Liverpool

The Barclays Premier League resumes after the international break with a tantalising fixture – Manchester United play host to Liverpool this Saturday.Our guest today is neither a fan of the two bitter rivals. Dayo Oyelaja is a brand specialist and a fan of “the best club in London and England”, Arsenal.He takes us through this match of the week and [...]

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