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Tottenham Boss Blasts Underperforming Players

Tottenham Hotspur manager Mauricio Pochettino has criticised his player’s lack of passion following a home defeat to West Brom. Tottenham Hotspur boss Mauricio Pochettino has hit out at his under-performing charges in the wake of a dismal 1-0 reversal at home to lowly West Bromwich Albion. The Argentine had enjoyed a dream start at the helm at White Hart Lane …

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Why We Love The NBA (Pt. 3): Scoring & Kevin Durant

Day three of this special feature on “Why we love the game” centres on Kevin Durant and scoring. Conor O’Mahony discusses. The NBA is a league which promotes scoring. For fans this constitutes celebrating rim-busting dunks, fadeaway threes and exquisite offensive ball movement. It is not at all unusual to watch a game of soccer for two hours and not …

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Jan Vertonghen Set For New Tottenham Deal

Tottenham centre back Jan Vertonghen is set for a new deal with the North London club, according to Sky Sports. Vertonghen currently has four years left on his current deal but negotiations are ongoing with a new deal looking close to completion. There was speculation surrounding the 27-year-old all summer about a possible move away from White Hart Lane. particularly with rumours of Barcelona coming in for the Belgian …

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Tottenham Threatened With Legal Action

Sevilla are still fuming at Tottenham Hotspur for snapping up their centre back Frederico Fazio, and are threatening legal action while last summer’s flop signing Erik Lamela promises to do better. The International Business Times reports that the bitterness in the wake of Frederico Fazio’s move from Sevilla to Tottenham Hotspur rumbles on as the Spanish outfit has slapped a stadium ban on their former …

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Why We Love NBA (Part 2) – The Playoffs

Conor O’Mahony is here with Part 2 of this special feature looking at ‘Why We Love NBA’. Part 2 focuses on the all important playoffs; that time of the year where dreams are made, and crushed. Check Out Part 1 – The Brilliance & Hilarity of Gregg Popovich. The playoffs are the payoff for the eighty-two game slog of the NBA regular …

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Why We Love NBA (Part 1) – The Brilliance & Hilarity of Gregg Popovich

In the first of three articles on why we love the NBA, Conor O’Mahony examines the little things which make the NBA compulsive viewing. Part 1: Gregg Popovich Greg Popovich is a writer’s most pleasant dream and worst nightmare, quite often simultaneously. Pop is imminently quotable, but you better come prepared to a press conference with him, otherwise you run the …

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Premier League Gameweek 3 – Who’s Hot and Who’s Not?

Cian O’Callaghan discusses the winners and losers from another action-packed Premier League weekend. It was an excellent gameweek for Liverpool, while Manchester City were stunned by Stoke. Hot: Liverpool supporters For anyone wondering whether Liverpool will still be a contender for Champions League football this season after the departure of Luis Suarez, they got their answer yesterday and it was …

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Tottenham Boss Struggling To Bag New Players

Things are quiet at White Hart Lane at the moment but Tottenham Hotspur boss Mauricio Pochettino is still hoping to add players to his squad before the season opens. Tottenham Hotspur are leading the race to sign Colombian player Fredy Guarin from Inter Milan according to Italian newspaper Tuttosport. The Italian club, who are keen to offload the player to fund further …

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Tottenham Close In On Memphis Depay Deal

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Tottenham Hotspur have had an offer accepted by PSV Eindhoven to sign Dutch midfielder Memphis Depay. The deal for the 20-year old is being reported as £10 million, with Nacer Chadli reportedly going in the opposite direction to PSV, valued at £5 million, according to the Daily Express. Memphis Depay was part of his country’s World Cup side that managed to reach …

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Premier League Pre-Season Roundup #6

Jack Cahill is here with a roundup of all the pre-season friendlies of Premier League teams as they prepare for the coming season. AC Milan 1-5 Manchester City 27th July Manchester City continued their good form on their pre-season tour of the U.S with a 5-1 victory over A.C Milan. Pellegrini fielded a largely inexperienced side for this clash but …

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Tottenham Set To Make First Signings Of Window

Tottenham fans must be despairing at new boss Mauricio Pochettino’s lack of activity in the transfer window. With no signings made and just two Swansea City players due to arrive it is difficult to see how Spurs will break into the top four. However, it is not all doom and gloom in North London as rumours of a move for French rising star Antoine …

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Part 2: Tottenham Hotspur Managers – Where Are They Now?

Managing Tottenham Hotspur in recent times has become a poisoned chalice for managers , with the majority falling victim to Daniel Levy’s axe-wielding antics at White Hart  Lane. Here’s Part II of our look at Tottenham’s managers before and after they held the reins at Spurs and the effect the job had on their future managerial prospects. *** CLICK HERE FOR …

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Part 1: Tottenham Hotspur Managers – Where Are They Now?

Tottenham Hotspur is a club steeped in history with many great players and managers in their time having graced the field and dugout of White Hart Lane. We look at Tottenham’s managers before and after they held the reins at Spurs and the effect the job had on their future managerial prospects. From the early to mid 90’s they were considered …

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Who will win this year’s NBA Championship?

The 2013 NBA season has been one of the best in recent memory.  Trades, takeovers, injuries, suspensions, full-court shots, half-court shots (from fans), buzzer-beaters, crossovers, ankle-breakers, Honey Nut Cheerios. It has had everything that the fans desire. With All-Star weekend quickly approaching, the playoff picture has become a lot clearer. Although a couple of places are still up for grabs, …

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