Being Related To Gooners: My Pain

I have a confession to make; a terrible, shameful confession. I was born in N1. Not an awful lot I could have done about it obviously, but I still feel the shame. Thankfully my Dad was an enlightened...

Who On Earth Will Tottenham Play In Midfield On Saturday?

No Spurs season is complete without at least a couple of major injury crisis. The worst kind are the type which concentrate on a certain position, while leaving the rest of the squad intact. This results in at least...

Spurs Wearing Red And The Worst Football Kits Of All Time

Flicking through Adam Powley and Martin Cloake’s Tot-tastic trivia tome The Spurs Miscellany, my attention was drawn to the illustrative spread showing the different shirts the club has worn since its inception in 1882. Until the adoption of the famous...

Why Is Crouch So Much More Deadly For Country Than Club?

Peter Crouch pretty much booked his plane ticket to South Africa this summer, with two goals against Egypt last night. Despite his excellent goalscoring record for England, his place in the World Cup squad was still in doubt, as...

How I Became A West Country Spurs Fan

For me the love affair with Tottenham Hotspur started in the black-and-white days of the 70s. Growing up in Cornwall made it difficult to see my Lilywhite heroes play live football, but nothing would keep me away from the...

Dawson And Bassong: The Unlikely Lads Are Playing A Blinder

If everybody was fit, I have no doubts that Harry’s first choice defensive pairing would be Ledley King and Jonathan Woodgate. However, with Woodgate being sighted as often as Lord Lucan this season and Ledley’s knee being as reliable...

Calling All Regional Spurs Supporters Clubs

TottenhamBlog is about to launch a section on the site devoted to the many regional supporters clubs that are devoted to Spurs. It's easy enough to get the contact details for many of the official ones, but I know for...

Video Of Landon Donovan’s Epic Soccer Fail

Hi soccer nuts, Dan Fitch of the Cincinnati Torturer here, reporting on yesterday's crucial crunch game between the Tottenham Hotspur Hotspurs and the Liverpool Toffeemen. The match ended in a 2-1 victory for the Hotspurs, with field goals from Pavlyuchenko...

Tottenham Hotspur v Everton: Toffees Could Be Sticky For Sickly Spurs

I'm all for this race for fourth place but it comes to something when I can't unreservedly enjoy Chelsea being beaten at home. Manchester City's surprise win has put them into pole position in the battle for fourth, on an...

Why The Carling Cup Final Can Mean As Much The Champions League

As we approach this season’s League Cup Final it automatically provokes memories of our recent Wembley Way excursions, of the glory and relief of the 2008 success against Chelsea followed by the disappointing display against Man Utd a year...