Tottenham 1 Southampton 0 | In-Depth Tactical Analysis

Tottenham 1 Southampton 0 | In-Depth Tactical Analysis

It was yet another glorious spring day and north Londoners Tottenham were hosting Southampton, in a bid to secure their position for a place in the Champions League.  Both teams had some key absentees and it was interesting to watch how both managers coped with them. For Tottenham Parker was injured and on top of the Sandro’s long-term injury Villas-Boas had a choice to make on how to construct his midfield. In the last couple of weeks we have seen …
Is Clint Dempsey worthy of being the next Van der Vaart?

Is Clint Dempsey worthy of being the next Van der Vaart?

The Tottenham summer signing has struggled to make an impact since joining the North London club, despite accumulating two goals and an assist in 640 minutes played for Spurs. Whilst the 29-year-old blew people away with his impressive finishing ability whilst at Craven Cottage, the Tottenham fans have been left thinking, "Is this really our replacement of Rafael Van der Vaart?" Of course the two differ immensely in quality, with Van der Vaart playing for Real Madrid in the Champions …
Clint Dempsey | Statistically Compared to Top Strikers / Wide Forwards

Clint Dempsey | Statistically Compared to Top Strikers / Wide Forwards

The story of Liverpool and Clint Dempsey has already become a bit of a saga and to be honest it's not even really been that long since they were linked with him. With NESN (a channel/site that is also owned by those that are in charge at Liverpool) last week stating that Liverpool had signed Clint Dempsey and a rebuttal from Fulham stating no deal had been done the transfer has already been propelled to the back pages before there …