Tag Archives: Premier League

Fazio-gate and reasons to be cheerful about Manchester City

Fazio CapitalOne Cup

There’s been a lot of noise on Twitter this week regarding Mauricio Pochettino’s team selection in midweek against Spurs’ bitter rivals. I understand the frustration but in this case I think it’s a little unfair. Continue reading

Everton 0 Spurs 1 – Kane wins fifth place for Tottenham

Kane vs Everton

Spurs finished the season with a well earned win, leaving them a creditable fifth. Not as many points as last year but a higher placed finish. It felt better too.

Whatever Tottenham fans feel about this season, a look at our opponents shows the grass is not always greener. Despite having Roberto Martinez, a much praised manager, and

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Spurs 2 Hull City 0 – two moments of quality win the game for Tottenham

Pochettino Bruce

Two second half goals made it a winning finish to football at White Hart Lane this season but this game was more of a quiet whimper than a rousing finale.

Mauricio Pochettino is nothing if not consistent. Here he went with the same  Continue reading

Spurs 0 Manchester City 1 – no capitulation but Aguero still proves Tottenham’s nemesis

Spurs City - Ryan Mason shoots

After conceding 15 goals in our last three meetings with Manchester City, this was certainly an improvement. Not only did we restrict our opponents to one goal, we were somewhat unlucky to finish up losing.

Spurs had 54% of possession and out-shot our opponents 21 to 15. Some of those were good chances too. Continue reading