On This Day In Spurs History: 5th July
1982 – It was a sad occasion on this day in 1982, when it was announced that Ossie Ardiles would be loaned to Paris St Germain for the rest of the season. Tensions were still running high following the Falklands War between the UK and Argentina.
Spurs Quote Of The Day: 5th July
“I never heard a minute’s silence like that.” – Glenn Hoddle.
Spurs Goal Of The Day: 5th July
David Ginola v Barnsley
Spurs In The News: 5th July
The Sun reports on the completely unsurprising news that Getafe’s winger Pedro Leon would prefer a move to Real Madrid.
The Daily Mirror claims that Diego Forlan is also set to stay in Spain.
The Daily Mail thinks that Eidur Gudjohnsen is set to rejoin Spurs.
They also report that Inter Milan are considering a move for Gareth Bale.
The Daily Express features Jermain Defoe stating that he’d love Joe Cole to sign for Tottenham.
While in The Guardian, Harry reiterates his desire to snap Cole up.
Yet the Telegraph reckons that Cole’s wages are still a stumbling block.
Finally, The Independent reveals that Spurs have withdrawn four players who were named in England’s under-19 squad for the European Championships.
Best Of The Web: 5th July
The Spoiler has some incredible footage of Brazil’s goalkeeper Juilo Cesar returning home to face a media onslaught. He’s not laughing, nor smoking a cigar.
‘Pies features an amusing John Terry GIF.