On This Day In Spurs History: 15th July

1998 – On this day in 1998 we trounced Peterborough 6-1 in a pre-season friendly. The first goal was scored by a new signing and those who had travelled to London Road probably thought that he’d turn out to be a decent player for us.

His name? Paolo Tramezzani.

Spurs Quote Of The Day: 15th July

“There are very few people in football of whom nobody can find a bad word to say, but Gary is one of them, He is Captain Perfect. Anybody who has played under his leadership could not help but have learned something. Good habits rub off just like bad ones but there is nothing bad about Gary, and if I ever get the chance to become a captain, It will be Gary’s good example that I shall follow.” – Paul Gascoigne on Gary Mabbutt.

Spurs Goal Of The Day: 15th July

Ricky Villa v Wolves

Spurs In The News: 15th July

The Sun breaks the story that Boaz Myhill will stay at Hull rather than come to sit on Spurs bench. I’m gutted.

They also quote Roberto Mancini, as he vows that Micah Richards will not be going anywhere.

The Mirror thinks that Mancini will sell Craig Bellamy, although City may have to subsidise any deal.

The Daily Mail claims that we are interested in Aiden McGeady.

They also believe that we are locked in a battle with Arsenal for Ipswich’s Connor Wickham.

The Guardian reckons that we are ready to make a move for Ashley Young.

Best Of The Web: 15th July

I take a look at footballers as kids over at Betfair Football. Deco and Fat Frank are the best.

Over at ‘Pies, West Ham fans decide not to invade the pitch when they see that Mike Tyson is on it.




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