The reaction from Italy’s version of Soccer Saturday

You might remember that when we beat Inter Milan 3-1 earlier this season, that a video was soon doing the rounds, featuring the hysterical reaction to the defeat, from the Italian version of Sky's Soccer Saturday. The video featured a...

Woodgate: Good to be back

Everyone played their part in Tottenham’s famous win last night including all the substitutes. You might have forgiven Harry Redknapp for waiting for a smaller stage on which to re-introduce Johnathan Woodgate, but the boss had no hesitation in...

Milan revert to stereotype as Gattuso goes nuts

Gennaro Gattuso’s pathetic display of petulance helped an Italian team revert to stereotype last night and it’s debatable whether his absence in the second leg will be a bigger blow to Milan or Spurs. Amidst Gattuso’s childish performance we saw...

Allegri proved right, as Crouch and Lennon hurt Milan

Only one place to start today and that’s with Spurs’ historic win in the San Siro. Milan coach Masimiliano Allegri had identified Aaron Lennon and Peter Crouch as the main dangers yesterday and so it proved as the two...

AC Milan have their own injury problems

AC Milan aren’t without their injury problems for tonight and coach Massimiliano Allegri has named a 19-man squad for the tie. Allegri is without Gianluca Zambrotta, Massimo Ambrosini, Andrea Pirlo and Filippo Inzaghi, while former Spur Kevin Prince-Boateng will also...

What happened when we last played AC Milan in Europe

Nearly 39 years ago, Spurs squared up to AC Milan in the semi final of the UEFA Cup. Tottenham had largely breezed through the 1971/72 tournament, starting with a demolition of Keflavik and taking out Nantes, Rapid Bucarest and...

Our team to face AC Milan – What’s yours?

The club website has confirmed that Gareth Bale has not travelled with the squad to Milan and will therefore take no part in this evening’s clash. Some brighter news appeared to be the presence of Luka Modric, but Harry Redknapp...

Midfield problems give Sandro a chance to shine

Apart from William Gallas’ boots, the attention following the Sunderland match, has rightly focused on Niko Kranjcar, but I thought it would be interesting to see what people thought of Sandro's performance. The Brazilian seemed more assured on Saturday,...

Heartbroken Jenas to miss out on Milan

Predictably all today’s headlines are dominated by tomorrow’s game in the San Siro and much of the talk is about Gareth Bale. Meanwhile, another player who will definitely miss the match is Jermaine Jenas. JJ is missing through suspension...

Harry won’t risk Bale against Milan

Although it won’t be certain until tomorrow evening, it appears that Gareth Bale is likely to miss tomorrow night’s clash with AC Milan at the San Siro. After Bale’s hat-trick in the group stages against Inter, Spurs would have been...