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20th March 2019

Why do Tottenham Hotspur win so many football matches?

On the face of it, this question has a simple answer, Tottenham has a young squad filled with talented players who are hungry to play well and succeed. Thus, they win football matches. Unfortunately, it is not that straight-forward. My case and point for that would be Manchester United’s results under José Mourinho, compared to now under Ole Gunner Solskjaer. It really does make you question – are those the same players? My answer to that would be yes, of course, they are the same players, but it is the role of tactics which has ultimately influenced their results. Betting... Read more »

13th March 2019

Where have the goals gone?

Is Christian Eriksen to blame for our lack of goals in recent games, and with it our slump in form? Paul Maslin writes.

7th March 2019

Lucas Moura – The Waiting Game

Like all of the recent successes that have come before him, Lucas Moura's ascendence to becoming a permanent first eleven fixture is a matter of patience, writes Josh Bolton

18th February 2019

Why Marcus Edwards will come good…

With Marcus Edwards carving out some impressive form in the Netherlands, Ben Fieldhouse has seen enough to suggest that 'little Messi' has a role to play at Tottenham

15th February 2019

Tottenham’s form is nothing to do with luck

When Harry Kane and Dele Alli got injured, and Son got on a plane for the Asian Games, everyman and his dog thought Tottenham would slip away. We knew better. Gianni Magliocco writes.

3rd February 2019

Before Pochettino there was him…

Sam Marlow takes a few moments to recognise the man who helped change Tottenham from what we were into what we are...

2nd February 2019

Why can’t we win the league?

Tottenham have had every obstacle thrown in front of them this season, and yet we remain in the shout for a glory that many of us haven't experienced. Kerry Spinks writes.

2nd February 2019

The only trophies that matter

All Poch has ever said - and he is consistent on this - is that there are two trophies which really matter. He's right. And they happen to be the ones we are still competing for. Paul Maslin writes.