Hit or Miss? Aaron Lennon

Over the last few days, we’ve looked at some of the existing members of the Spurs squad and tried to judge what sort of season we can expect from them. At the moment, Aaron Lennon seems to be splitting opinion...

Spurs deadwood to get chop as transfer window closes

With several players still linked with Spurs as we head towards the last 24 hours of this transfer window, it looks like being a far busier day for Tottenham than it was 12 months ago. Meanwhile, there is much hope...

5 things we learned from watching Spurs v Man City

1. Niko Kranjcar is not Claude Makelele When I walked into White Hart Lane and discovered that we were playing Niko Kranjcar alongside Luka Modric, it was instantly obvious that we would lose. I like Kranjcar, but the only positions...

Van der Vaart injury could lead to 4-4-2 switch

One of the most depressing aspects of Sunday’s home defeat was the sight of Rafael van der Vaart limping out of the match with a torn hamstring. The second half of VDV’s first season at the Lane was punctuated by...

How far can Harry take Spurs?

The general consensus in football is that change doesn’t guarantee success, just ask Charlton fans who thought that the ‘grass would be greener’ without Alan Curbishley, or ask Roman Abramovich who also appears to be no closer to world...

Our team to face Manchester City – What’s yours?

Emmanuel Adebayor is unavailable for Sunday’s game against Manchester City so for now at least, the usual question of who plays up front remains. Luka Modric has fully recovered from a hamstring injury and according to Harry Redknapp should be...

Why Adebayor will earn his Spurs

Finally Spurs have addressed their goal scoring problems of last season, with the loan signing of controversial striker Emmanuel Adebayor. Attackers from all over the world have been linked with Spurs this summer, but the club have decided to...

Who is Yago Falque?

When the headlines came over yesterday declaring ‘Spurs sign Juventus winger’, even the more cynical amongst us couldn’t help but get a little excited. So when the name Iago (or Yago) Falque appeared, it was a little deflating, but perhaps...

Spurs draw Shamrock Rovers in Europa League

Tottenham have been drawn alongside Rubin Kazan of Russia, PAOK FC of Greece and Shamrock Rovers from the Republic of Ireland, in Group A of the Europa League. The Russians should provide a stern test, but Spurs should surely progress...

Hit or Miss? Jermain Defoe

One thing that’s become obvious in the early days of the 2011-12 season is that whoever leaves from our remaining front three, it won’t be Jermain Defoe. Before the season began in anger, Harry Redknapp said that he was expecting...