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Spurs’ Alderweireld Likely To Stay Put Following Contract Extension

Tottenham Hotspur have triggered an extension clause in veteran Belgian international Toby Alderweireld’s contract which ties him to the Premier League high-flyers until the summer of 2020. The 29-year-old central defender – capped 88 times and an integral part of Belgium’s best ever performance at the World Cup last year where they finished third – has a £25-million release clause …

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Spurs Make ‘Technical Decision’ To Drop Two Players For Champions League Opener

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Tottenham defensive pair Toby Alderweireld and Kieran Trippier have been left out of Tuesday’s Champions League group stage opener against Inter Milan at the San Siro, coach Mauricio Pochettino confirmed on Monday. Pochettino told a press conference he had made a “technical decision” to omit the pair, but not as a punishment after defeats to Watford and Liverpool in their …

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Manchester United Had A Nine-Man Centre-Back Transfer Wishlist

ANN ARBOR, MI - JULY 28: Manager José Mourinho of Manchester United speaks with the media after a 4-1 loss to Liverpool during the International Champions Cup 2018 match at Michigan Stadium on July 28, 2018 in Ann Arbor, Michigan. (Photo by Rey Del Rio/International Champions Cup/Getty Images)

Harry Maguire was one of nine names considered by Manchester United to fill their central defensive void this summer. Reports this week suggested that the Leicester City and England defender had surged to the top of Man United’s wishlist, and that the Red Devils were intensifying their efforts to bring the centre-back to Old Trafford before the transfer deadline passes. …

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Tottenham 1-2 Chelsea: Player Ratings As Alonso Shines At Wembley

LONDON, ENGLAND - AUGUST 20: Marcos Alonso of Chelsea celebrates after scoring his sides first goal during the Premier League match between Tottenham Hotspur and Chelsea at Wembley Stadium on August 20, 2017 in London, England. (Photo by Tottenham Hotspur FC/Tottenham Hotspur FC via Getty Images)

Chelsea ruined Tottenham’s Wembley housewarming on Sunday as Marcos Alonso’s late strike ensured the reigning champions left with all three points on Sunday. The Spanish wing-back had already put Chelsea 1-0 up going to the half-time break courtesy of a delightful free kick midway through the first half, and hammered past Hugo Lloris late on just as it looked like …

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Who Makes It Into Our Tottenham V Chelsea Combined XI?

LONDON, ENGLAND - JANUARY 04: Dele Alli of Tottenham Hotspur (R) scores his sides first goal with a header during the Premier League match between Tottenham Hotspur and Chelsea at White Hart Lane on January 4, 2017 in London, England. (Photo by Tottenham Hotspur FC/Tottenham Hotspur FC via Getty Images)

Chelsea’s title defence hit a rocky patch in their very first match last weekend, so a trip to last season’s runners-up Tottenham is the last thing they would have wanted. Antonio Conte’s injury-hit side went down 3-2 at home to Burnley in a match that saw Gary Cahill and Cesc Fabregas red carded, rendering them ineligible for Sunday’s clash at …

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Confirmed Line Ups: Key Man Returns For Tottenham, Mkhitaryan Starts For Manchester United

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Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho has opted for an attacking line-up to face Tottenham at Old Trafford, with a host of stars featuring in his starting eleven. The Red Devils’ defence remains unchanged, with Matteo Darmian, Phil Jones, Marcos Rojo and Antonio Valencia in front of David de Gea. Michael Carrick continues as captain, with Ander Herrera and Henrikh Mkhitaryan …

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Manchester United vs Tottenham Hotspur: A Combined XI

LONDON, ENGLAND - APRIL 10: Daley Blind of Manchester United and Eric Dier of Tottenham Hotspur battle for the ball during the Barclays Premier League match between Tottenham Hotspur and Manchester United at White Hart Lane on April 10, 2016 in London, England. (Photo by Julian Finney/Getty Images)

Mauricio Pochettino takes his Tottenham Hotspur side to Old Trafford on Sunday as focus turns back to Premier League matters, after both clubs secured Europa League football for the new year with wins in midweek. It is fifth against sixth, but there is a gap as Manchester United lie six points behind their opponents. After a series of draws has …

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Tottenham Take Steps To Remove Toby Alderweireld’s €30m Release Clause

MOSCOW, RUSSIA - SEPTEMBER 26: Tottenham Hotspur's Belgian defender Toby Alderweireld gives a press conference at the CSKA arena on September 26, 2016 on the eve of the UEFA Champions League group E football match between CSKA Moscow and Tottenham in Moscow, Russia. (Photo by Oleg Nikishin/Getty Images)

Tottenham’s recent spate of contract renewals is set to continue, as the club plans to renew Toby Alderweireld’s deal. Website Football Leaks caused something of a stir on Monday as it released information pertaining to the Belgian international’s current contract, including the allegation that he has a release clause of €30m on the five-year deal he signed on arrival at …

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‘Football Leaks’ Reveals Tottenham’s Toby Alderweireld Has A Surprisingly Low Release Clause

WEST BROMWICH, ENGLAND - OCTOBER 15: Toby Alderweireld of Tottenham Hotspur comes out to warm up during the Premier League match between West Bromwich Albion and Tottenham Hotspur at The Hawthorns on October 15, 2016 in West Bromwich, England. (Photo by Michael Regan/Getty Images)

Football Leaks has turned its attention to members of the Belgian national team, and has unearthed a surprising stipulation of Toby Alderweireld’s  Tottenham contract. According to the prominent whistleblowers, the centre-back has a release clause of just €30m in the contract he signed upon joining the Premier League side in 2015. Remarkable: Toby Alderweireld can leave Tottenham for a fixed …

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Chelsea V Tottenham: Confirmed Lineups, Blues Unchanged

LONDON, ENGLAND - MAY 02: Cesar Azpilicueta of Chelsea is closed down by Eric Dier (L) and Christian Eriksen (R) of Tottenham Hotspur during the Barclays Premier League match between Chelsea and Tottenham Hotspur at Stamford Bridge on May 02, 2016 in London, England. (Photo by Ian Walton/Getty Images)

The biggest Premier League game of the weekend takes place at Stamford Bridge this evening, as Chelsea take on Tottenham Hotspur. The rivalry between these too has always been strong, but was amplified at the end of last season as a two-goal Spurs collapse allowed Chelsea, themselves in midtable at the time, to draw 2-2 and officially hand the Premier …

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