On This Day In Spurs History: 2nd Sepetember
1977 – On this day in 1977, Frederic Kanoute was born. Kanoute was signed for Spurs from West Ham in 2003 and played 73 times, scoring 21 goals, before joining Sevilla for 6.5m Euros. Kanoute has subsequently been a huige success in Spain, scoring far more goals than he ever managed in England or France.
Spurs Quote Of The Day
“I suppose that will be my epitaph at Spurs: he was always talking about injuries.” – Gerry Francis
Spurs In The News: 2nd September
The Sun highlights the fact that Rafael van der Vaart was talking up a move to United a couple of weeks ago.
The Daily Mail reveals that Robbie Keane turned down an £8m move to Besiktas. There goes our last chance of getting any decent money on him.
The Guardian reports on Jonathan Woodgate missing the cut in our 25-man squad.
The Independent pointedly uses inverted commas around the words ‘computer error’.
Best Of The Web: 2nd September
I take a look at some brutal amateur football fouls for Betfair Football.
‘Pies has a list of the 10 best selling football shirts in the world.
Dirty Tackle features footage of a Greek player getting sent off and then giving the player he fouled some extra punishment.