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Spurs’ Son Heung-Min Avoids Military Service As South Korea Prevail

Son Heung-Min is free to resume playing long-term with Tottenham Hotspur. The South Korean is 26-years-old, and men in the country are required to serve a compulsory twenty-one months in the military before the age of 28. The exception are those that win Olympic medals, or Asian Games gold medals. The World Cup also qualifies, but South Korea’s campaign ended at …

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Harry Kane The Hero As Tottenham Demolish Southampton At Wembley

LONDON, ENGLAND - DECEMBER 26: Harry Kane of Tottenham Hotspur walks off the pitch with the match ball after the Premier League match between Tottenham Hotspur and Southampton at Wembley Stadium on December 26, 2017 in London, England. (Photo by Tottenham Hotspur FC/Tottenham Hotspur FC via Getty Images)

Harry Kane set a new record for the most Premier League goals in a year and will finish as Europe’s leading scorer for 2017 after the Tottenham Hotspur forward hit a hat-trick in his side’s 5-2 rout of Southampton on Tuesday. Kane’s 22nd-minute header at Wembley was his 37th goal of the year, moving him past Alan Shearer’s previous Premier …

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Southampton 1-4 Tottenham: Twitter Reacts To A Lively And Dramatic Match At St. Mary’s

SOUTHAMPTON, ENGLAND - DECEMBER 28: Heung-Min Son of Tottenham Hotspur (7) celebrates with team mates as he scores their third goal during the Premier League match between Southampton and Tottenham Hotspur at St Mary's Stadium on December 28, 2016 in Southampton, England. (Photo by Julian Finney/Getty Images)

Tottenham narrowed the gap to fourth-placed Arsenal to once point once again with a 4-1 comeback win against Southampton at St. Mary’s. Mauricio Pochettino’s side were given a huge scare after just two minutes, when in-demand defender Virgil van Dijk put Southampton ahead. However, Spurs soon gained a foothold on the game, and over turned the deficit either side of …

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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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The Premier League Player Of The Month For September Has Been Named

Son Heung-min Tottenham Premier League Player of the Month

The Premier League rounded off its list of awards this morning by handing out Player of the Month for September. In a shortlist of five, namely Liverpool midfielder Adam Lallana, Tottenham’s Son-Heung-min, Kevin De Bruyne of Manchester City, Arsenal’s Theo Walcott, and Romelu Lukaku of Everton, the Spurs forward has been the successful recipient. Congratulations Son Heung-min! The @SpursOfficial star …

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Watch: Tottenham’s Son Heung-Min Continues Rampant Goalscoring Form With South Korea Winner

HWASUNG, SOUTH KOREA - SEPTEMBER 03: Son Heung-Min of South Korea reacts during the 2018 FIFA World Cup Qualifier Round 2 - Group G match between South Korea and Laos at Hwaseong on September 3, 2015 in Hwasung, South Korea. (Photo by Chung Sung-Jun/Getty Images)

Tottenham forward Son Heung-min’s fantastic run of form continues on international duty with South Korea. Since breaking into the Spurs starting lineup last month, the 24-year-old has been in rampant form, scoring five goals in six games and cementing his place as a starter in the absence of Harry Kane (and probably beyond). He was in action on Thursday for South …

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A List Of Premier League-Based Players Going To The Olympic Games

COBHAM, ENGLAND - JULY 31: John Mikel Obi of Chelsea during a training session at Chelsea Training Ground on July 31, 2015 in Cobham, England. (Photo by Jordan Mansfield/Getty Images)

The Olympic Games begin in Rio this week, with a number of Premier League players making the journey to Brazil as the football tournament kicks off this Thursday. As the competition is generally limited to players under the age of 23 (with every competing country getting as many as three over-age exceptions), the squads tend to look radically different to those …

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Tottenham Hotspur Agree €13m Deal For Marseille Winger

BILBAO, SPAIN - FEBRUARY 25: Georges-Kevin N'Koudou reacts during the UEFA Europa League Round of 32: Second Leg match between Athletic Club and Marseille at San Mames Stadium on February 25, 2016 in Bilbao, Spain. (Photo by Juan Manuel Serrano Arce/Getty Images)

With the £18m signing of Dutch international striker Vincent Janssen locked down last week, Tottenham have now turned their attention to the wing. Multiple sources (including the Guardian) have this morning broken the news that Spurs have agreed a fee of €13m to sign Marseille winger Georges-Kévin Nkoudou. The French under-21 international is expected to sign a five-year deal once the …

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World Cup Review: Every Team’s Standout Player

The World Cup has (sadly) come to an end for another four years, but what a tournament it was! Craig Farrell discusses the best performers from each team’s respective campaign, as one of the greatest World Cups of all time winds down.   Group A Brazil – Neymar Neymar carried the weight of his country on his shoulders going into …

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World Cup Preview – Group H

17/06 Belgium v Algeria 17:00 (Belo Horizonte) 17/06 Russia v South Korea 23:00 (Cuiaba) 22/06 Belgium v Russia 17:00 (Rio) 22/06 South Korea v Algeria 20:00 (Porto Alegre) 27/06 South Korea v Belgium 21:00 (Sao Paulo) 27/06 Russia v Algeria 21:00 (Curitiba)   Belgium Best finish: Fourth (1986) How they qualified: Finished 1st in UEFA Group A Under the guidance of 70-cap …

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