On This Day In Spurs History: 30th June
1995 – On this day in 1995, we broke our transfer record to buy Chris Armstrong from Crystal Palace for £4.5m. Armstrong had a successful partnership with Teddy Sheringham in his first season at the club, but struggled somewhat for the rest of his Spurs career. In total he made 173 appearances for the club and scored 62 goals.
Spurs Quote Of The Day: 30th June
“It’s magnificent to be in Europe, and this club – a club like Tottenham Hotspur – if we’re not in Europe…. we’re nothing. We’re nothing.” – Bill Nicholson.
Spurs Goal Of The Day: 30th June
Jurgen Klinsmann v Southampton
Spurs In The News: 30th June
The Mirror reports on Spurs’ denial of Palermo’s claim that we have bid £28m for Simon Kjaer and Edinson Cavani. Who ever heard of untrustworthy Sicilians?
Paul Merson backs Harry to become England boss in the Daily Star.
The Daily Mail claims that AC Milan have now made a bid for Joe Cole.
The Telegraph thinks that we’re back on the hunt for Klass-Jan Huntelaar.
Best Of The Web: 30th June
I pick a Manchester United lookalike XI at betting.betfair.
‘Pies features a great bit of training ground skill from Spain’s Mata.
Dirty Tackle looks at the worst example of play acting in the World Cup so far.