On This Day In Spurs History: 27th July

1994 – On this day in 1994, Spurs signed the World Cup star Ilie Dimitrescu. The Romanian was part of Ossie Ardiles’ ill-fated ‘Famous Five’ formation, but struggled to keep his place in the first team after Ardiles was sacked and the more pragmatic Gerry Francis became the Tottenham manager.

Spurs Quote Of The Day: 27th July

“I had mixed feelings – like watching my mother in law drive over a cliff in your car.” – Terry Venables.

Spurs Goal Of The Day: 27th July

Paul Gascoigne v Luton Town

Spurs In The News: 27th July

The Sun reveals that Ledley King is back in training for Spurs.

The Mirror thinks that we are interested in Scott Parker. Again.

The Daily Star claims that Jonathan Woodgate has five weeks to save his season.

Ossie Ardiles talks to the Daily Mail about Spurs’ traditions.

They also report on Connor Wickham’s injury.

Best Of The Web: 27th July

Over at betting.betfair, I look at the impact that James Milner’s move to City will have on the transfer market.

An awesome goal celebration from Iceland, brought to you by the good people at ‘Pies.



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