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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

Southampton Spurs Preview – Koeman vs. Pochettino’s Southampton stats

Koeman Pochettino

 

Mauricio Pochettino faces his old side this Saturday as Spurs travel to Southampton for the early kick-off.

The south coast side have been one of the more interesting stories of the season. Seemingly in Continue reading

Spurs 0 Aston Villa 1 – dispiriting loss as Sherwood gets some revenge

Sherwood Pochettino

 

This was not how it as supposed to be. Tim Sherwood returned to White Hart Lane and left with three valuable points in Villa’s bid for Premier League survival, while Mauricio Pochettino was left regretting another missed opportunity.

In his brief but turbulent reign at Tottenham, Sherwood alienated players and fans. His teams often seemed a collection of individuals without an identity. Despite his obvious flaws – and there were many – he did manage to Continue reading