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Manchester City V Tottenham: A Combined XI Based On This Season’s Stats

LONDON, ENGLAND - OCTOBER 02: Kyle Walker of Tottenham Hotspur (R) is clipped by Raheem Sterling of Manchester City (L) during the Premier League match between Tottenham Hotspur and Manchester City at White Hart Lane on October 2, 2016 in London, England. (Photo by Shaun Botterill/Getty Images)

Manchester City are looking to revive their stuttering Premier League title challenge with a match against high-flying Tottenham Hotspur at the Etihad. Man City’s 4-0 destruction at the hands of Everton last week left them ten points behind leaders Chelsea, and although manager Pep Guardiola has conceded the title in public, he’ll be well aware of the effect that a …

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This Dele Alli Stat Following His Brace Against Chelsea Makes For Phenomenal Reading


The name of Dele Alli will be splashed on front of every newspaper this morning after the England international’s brace against league leaders Chelsea ended their 13-match unbeaten run. Alli headed home on the brink of half-time after Christian Eriksen’s fine cross and scored a duplicate goal early into the second-half with the Dane being again the provider. Chelsea ended …

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Tottenham V Chelsea: A Combined XI Based On This Season’s Stats

LONDON, ENGLAND - NOVEMBER 26: Mousa Dembele of Tottenham Hotspur and Cesar Azpilicueta of Chelsea compete for the ball during the Premier League match between Chelsea and Tottenham Hotspur at Stamford Bridge on November 26, 2016 in London, England. (Photo by Clive Rose/Getty Images)

Wednesday’s meeting of Tottenham and Chelsea at White Hart Lane could have massive consequences for the Premier League title race. If Antonio Conte’s side pick up their 14th straight league win, then the gap between themselves and Liverpool in second place becomes a daunting eight points. Should the home side prevail, however, then it would give renewed hope to the …

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Five Things To Look Out For As Manchester United Host Tottenham

Tottenham Hotspur’s trip to Old Trafford on Sunday is undoubtedly the game of the weekend. It pits two top four challengers against each other, and throws up a myriad of intrigue in the process. Questions abound as both clubs seek a win to set them up for the Christmas rush of fixtures. Here are five points that will likely determine …

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Relieved/Ecstatic Tottenham Fans React As Spurs Crush Swansea 5-0

LONDON, ENGLAND - DECEMBER 03: Harry Kane of Tottenham Hotspur converts the penalty to score the opening goal during the Premier League match between Tottenham Hotspur and Swansea City at White Hart Lane on December 3, 2016 in London, England. (Photo by Tony Marshall/Getty Images)

Tottenham put their recent woes behind them by annihilating Swansea City 5-0 at White Hart Lane on Saturday. With just one win in ten in all competitions for Maurcio Pochettino’s side, Tottenham’s season was starting to look in danger of not living up to its promise – especially with their early Champions League exit recently. However, they put relegation-threatened Swansea …

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Arsenal 1-1 Tottenham: Player Ratings As Spurs Stay Unbeaten

LONDON, ENGLAND - NOVEMBER 06: Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain of Arsenal and Jan Vertonghen of Tottenham Hotspur battle for possesion during the Premier League match between Arsenal and Tottenham Hotspur at Emirates Stadium on November 6, 2016 in London, England. (Photo by Shaun Botterill/Getty Images)

Tottenham took on north London rivals Arsenal at the Emirates on Sunday with their unbeaten Premier League record on the line. An own goal from defender Kevin Wimmer, a late replacement in the absence of Dele Alli, just before time could have sank Tottenham in the wrong circumstances, but a penalty from the returning Harry Kane just five minutes into …

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An Arsenal/Tottenham XI Based On This Season’s Stats

FILE PHOTO - (EDITORS NOTE: COMPOSITE OF TWO IMAGES - Image numbers (L) 609115656 and 602278616) In this composite image a comparision has been made between Arsene Wenger, Manager of Arsenal (L) and Mauricio Pochettino, Manager of Tottenham Hotspur. Arsenal and Tottenham Hotspur meet in the Premier League at the Emirates Stadium on November 6, 2016 in London. ***LEFT IMAGE*** NOTTINGHAM, ENGLAND - SEPTEMBER 20: Arsene Wenger, Manager of Arsenal looks on during the EFL Cup Third Round match between Nottingham Forest and Arsenal at City Ground on September 20, 2016 in Nottingham, England. (Photo by Laurence Griffiths/Getty Images) ***RIGHT IMAGE*** STOKE ON TRENT, ENGLAND - SEPTEMBER 10: Mauricio Pochettino of Tottenham Hotspur looks on during the Premier League match between Stoke City and Tottenham Hotspur at Britannia Stadium on September 10, 2016 in Stoke on Trent, England. (Photo by Laurence Griffiths/Getty Images)

Arsenal take on Tottenham this weekend in a north London derby made all the more intriguing by the narrative before it. Arsenal, unbeaten since the opening day and looking to mount their first sustained title challenge in over a decade, take on a Spurs side who remain without defeat in the Premier League but whose form has seriously started to …

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If Harry Kane Gets Back To Full Fitness, Spurs Have Every Asset To Win The League

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If you haven’t already, then it’s time to seriously accept that Tottenham Hotspur are genuine challengers for the title this season, even if Pep Guardiola and José Mourinho are now managing sides in England. Spurs will consider themselves desperately unlucky that they didn’t snatch the title last season with all the so-called ‘big teams’ not doing particularly well. Now, after …

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Tottenham Star Ends Transfer Speculation By Signing New Contract

ENFIELD,UNITED KINGDOM - SEPTEMBER 6: Christian Eriksen of Tottenham Hotspur poses with Manager Mauricio Pochettino while signing a new contract at the Tottenham Hotspur Training Ground on September 6, 2016 in Enfield, England. (Photo by Tottenham Hotspur FC via Getty Images)

Tottenham Hotspur have today announced that Christian Eriksen has signed a new deal with the club. The Danish international has put pen to paper on a new long-term contract which will run until 2020. NEW CONTRACT: We are delighted to announce that @ChrisEriksen8 has signed a new contract with the Club until 2020. pic.twitter.com/AvJ2NFEQF7 — Tottenham Hotspur (@SpursOfficial) September 6, …

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Tottenham Hotspur 1-1 Liverpool: Player Ratings

LONDON, ENGLAND - AUGUST 27: Vincent Janssen of Tottenham Hotspur controls the ball during the Premier League match between Tottenham Hotspur and Liverpool at White Hart Lane on August 27, 2016 in London, England. (Photo by Julian Finney/Getty Images)

Liverpool could count themselves unfortunate not to claim all three points against a Tottenham side who were sluggish for large parts of the game this afternoon. James Milner’s penalty just before half time sent Jurgen Klopp’s side on their way to a third victory at White Hart Lane in four years, but a strike from Tottenham left-back Danny Rose levelled …

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Christian Eriksen Stuns Tottenham With Massive Contract Demands [Report]

LONDON, ENGLAND - APRIL 25: Christian Eriksen of Tottenham Hotspur in action during the Barclays Premier League match between Tottenham Hotspur and West Bromwich Albion at White Hart Lane on April 25, 2016 in London, England. (Photo by Julian Finney/Getty Images)

Tottenham’s contract negotiations with playmaker Christian Eriksen have hit a major impasse, according to reports today. The Danish international’s current contract runs out in 2018, but Tottenham are keen to tie him down to a new long-term deal in order to ward of interest from clubs such as Inter, Juventus or Manchester United, all of whom have been linked with the …

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Opinion: The Positions In Which Manchester United Still Need To Upgrade

LONDON, ENGLAND - MAY 21: Manchester United players celebrae during The Emirates FA Cup Final match between Manchester United and Crystal Palace at Wembley Stadium on May 21, 2016 in London, England. (Photo by Laurence Griffiths - The FA/The FA via Getty Images)

After the gigantic mess of the last two summers, Manchester United are getting their business done early this year. Already through the door are defender Eric Bailly and striker Zlatan Ibrahimović, with Armenian attacker Henrikh Mkhitaryan on the verge of being confirmed as new Manchester United manager José Mourinho’s third major signing. That said, while those three signings go some …

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Louis Van Gaal Said To Have Pursued Spurs Star Before United Sacking

MANCHESTER, ENGLAND - MAY 17: Louis van Gaal manager of Manchester United and David De Gea of Manchester United in discussion after the Barclays Premier League match between Manchester United and Arsenal at Old Trafford on May 17, 2015 in Manchester, England. (Photo by Shaun Botterill/Getty Images)

Tom Allnutt of the Press Association (h/t 101GreatGoals), made the claim on Twitter this morning in the wake of Louis van Gaal’s departure from Manchester United after two years at the helm. Alongside the indomitable young English duo of Harry Kane and Dele Alli, Christian Eriksen has played a starring role in Tottenham Hotspurs’ impressive third place showing in the Premier …

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An Under-23 Premier League Team Of The Season Based On Stats

With the PFA Premier League Team of the Year being released early yesterday due to an earlier leak, the list of names itself pretty much had everyone in agreement. The eleven picked were all highly deserving of a place in the team, so the scope for debate is minimal. This year has also seen a number of young talents belie …

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