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8 interesting stats from Spurs’ start to the season

Tottenham Hotspur v Liverpool - Premier League

All statistics are from the excellent WhoScored.com.

 

1. Spurs are putting a lot of pressure on their opponents.

Tottenham are 6th for tackles, 4th for interceptions and 4th for fouls committed in the Premier League this year.

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The wheels have fallen off Spurs’ transfer strategy

Étienne Capoue

Reports in the media suggest Tottenham are preparing to offload Etienne Capoue barely five months after signing him. He arrived as part of a raft of new signings triggered by the sale of Gareth Bale. At the time these signings were hailed as a coup, turning the potential negative of losing our best player into a positive.

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