Spurs vs QPR | Match Preview

Spurs vs QPR | Match Preview

In Spurs’ first home game since the derby victory, they welcome another London rival, Queens Park Rangers. Tottenham will hope to continue a rich recent run of form which has seen them unbeaten since August. Five wins and one draw in their last six has Spurs sitting in fifth place, still with a game in hand. QPR’s form is less consistent. A scratchy win against Chelsea last start has released the pressure on manager Neil Warnock. Spurs will be optimistic …
Jake Livermore | Emerging Spurs star?

Jake Livermore | Emerging Spurs star?

It has been more than a decade since Spurs’ academy last produced a player of note. Much has been made of the current crop of youngsters coming through the ranks at White Hart Lane though, and central midfielder Jake Livermore sits at the top of that class. [caption id="attachment_5342" align="alignleft" width="220" caption="Jake Livermore"][/caption] After making his first Premier League start at Old Trafford, young Livermore has since made five appearances - four coming from the bench. His second career start …
Spurs trip to Newcastle previewed

Spurs trip to Newcastle previewed

A tough place to go for many premier league sides, St James’ park welcomes Tottenham Hotspur as the Premier League starts up again, following the international break. Newcastle remain unbeaten after seven games and Spurs haven’t won in Newcastle in the Premier League since 2004 when Timothee Atouba scored the winner and Spurs most regular goal scorer in this fixture has been own goals, with Newcastle having gifted Spurs 4 goals in 10 years. This should prove a real test …
Derby Day | Spurs vs Arsenal

Derby Day | Spurs vs Arsenal

The passion, vitriol and electricity of Derby Day will be unleashed on North London this Sunday afternoon. It is one of the fiercest matches of any season and a huge day on the calendar of both Spurs and Arsenal fans. It is a fixture that needs no extra spice. But this first derby of the season has plenty with Spurs sitting above Arsenal and looking to stay there. This fixture has had new life breathed into it in recent years …
Spurs, the story so far

Spurs, the story so far

After the first four league matches of the season, there is enough evidence to start judging Tottenham’s progress from last season. Spurs had 5 points after four games last season. After a tougher start this season they have 6. They had both scored and conceded 3 goals; those figures stand at 7 and 8 respectively. Spurs were blown away in the first two games this season and stopped the rot with improved performances at Molineux and against Liverpool. They have …
Instant Impact | Adebayor and Parker

Instant Impact | Adebayor and Parker

Tottenham picked up their first league win of the season with a patchy 2-0 win at previously undefeated Wolves, thanks to new signings Adebyor and Parker. This is a good result; Wolves picked up 10 points at home last season against the top 6, and is an improvement on the 3-3 result in last year’s fixture. While Spurs didn’t set the world on fire and had more than a few shaky moments at the back, new signings Adebayor and Parker …
Spurs vs Wolves- A preview

Spurs vs Wolves- A preview

Undefeated Wolves welcome bottom placed Spurs to Molineux this weekend. Wolves’ excellent start is similar to last season when they were undefeated after three matches however, it didn’t last and they went on to gain only one point in their following six games. Spurs will be desperate to get their season going after consecutive heavy defeats against both City and United. It remains to be seen whether those results indicate more about Spurs or the Manchester clubs. In the same …
Options give Mancini greater licence

Options give Mancini greater licence

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