As you can tell, I’m really not that fussed about the economics. Football is not about profit or property portfolios. It’s about glory.
The good news for Spurs fans is that only 90 minutes now remain of this tortuous season.
Spurs are now well placed to chase down the two wins they will likely need to secure European football for next season.
The statement leads you to wonder how genuine the regret is, how keen the club are to consult fans…
Spurs now have three games left of this brutal and bruising season. After this defeat, the results of these fixtures will have little bearing on the club’s immediate future.
A snapshop preview of Spurs v dirty Leeds United
This was a performance from Spurs that both raised hopes of a late Champions League charge and emphatically confirmed why a parting of the ways with Jose Mourinho had become so essential.
The point I am going to make here is a simple one. This is what I know. This is what I am used to. This is what I have invested 54 years of my life believing in and feeling comfortable with.
While the past week witnessed a glorious rebuttal of the risible European Super League by fans, this match proved a sobering reminder of the chasm that exists between Manchester City and the rest of English football.