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Match Of The Day Pundits Full Of Praise For Aaron Connolly’s Performance Against Spurs

Aaron Connolly

Aaron Connolly received praise from the Match of the Day pundits for his performance on Saturday afternoon. The 19-year-old forward from Galway scored twice in Brighton and Hove Albion’s 3-0 win over Tottenham Hotspur. Connolly, on his first start in the Premier League, became the first Irish teenager since Robbie Keane in 1999 to score a brace in the English …

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Michael Obafemi Sets Up Goal With Stunning Pass in EFL Cup Win Over Portsmouth

Michael Obafemi

Michael Obafemi showed his playmaking abilities with a wonderful assist for Southampton on Tuesday night. The Republic of Ireland forward started for the Saints in their EFL Cup tie against Portsmouth, the first south-coast derby since 2012. Southampton won the third-round tie 4-0 at Fratton Park. Danny Ings (2), Cedric Soares and Nathan Redmond got the goals and Obafemi set …

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Troy Parrott Included In Tottenham’s Squad For Pre-Season Tour

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Troy Parrott has been included in Tottenham Hotspur’s first-team squad for their pre-season tour. Parrott joined his teammates on the flight to Singapore on Wednesday afternoon. Spurs take on Juventus in the city on Sunday before travelling to Shanghai to play Manchester United next Thursday. Tottenham’s young Irish striker could be in contention to get some playing time on the …

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Lucas Moura Heroics Send Spurs Into Champions Final

Lucas Moura bagged a hattrick to give his Tottenham Hotspur side an incredible win over Ajax to earn their spot in the Champions League final. After Mauricio Pochettino’s side were all-but-nullified in the opening matchup against Ajax in London, there was, of course, the sense that something major would need to change if Spurs were going to proceed into their …

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Can Tottenham Hotspur Keep The Pace Without Harry Kane?

Tottenham have defied the odds to remain alive in three cup competitions and on course for a top-four finish in the Premier League after spending nothing in the summer but staying afloat without injured talisman Harry Kane could be the biggest challenge yet for manager Mauricio Pochettino. Kane will not even be fit to train until early March after suffering …

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Harry Kane Sidelined Until March With Ankle Ligament Damage

Tottenham striker Harry Kane will be sidelined until March after suffering ankle ligament damage in Sunday’s defeat against Manchester United. Kane sustained the injury to his left ankle in the closing moments of the 1-0 loss at Wembley and scans have now confirmed the extent of the problem. It is the third successive season the England captain has missed games …

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Spurs Join Liverpool In The Champions League Last 16

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Spurs needed a result tonight and they got it at the Nou Camp. Level with Inter Milan in the Group B table on goal difference but ahead on goals scored, Mauricio Pochettino’s side needed to at least match the Italians’ result against PSV in the other group game. But rather than hosting the Dutch team, they were faced with the …

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Guardiola Urges City To Stay Focused Ahead Of Spurs Test

Pep Guardiola has challenged Manchester City to prove they are still the Premier League’s preeminent force as the champions face a key test against title rivals Tottenham on Monday. Since losing to Lyon in the Champions League in September, Guardiola’s side have gone on a seven-game unbeaten run in all competitions. City have won six of those matches, with the …

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Jan Vertonghen Injured, Out Of Action Until December

Jan Vertonghen is expected to be out of action until December with a hamstring injury, Tottenham announced on Thursday, adding to the club’s injury woes. The 31-year-old defender was injured in the Premier League win at Huddersfield last month. “The Belgium international defender will now continue his recovery with a view to returning to full training by December,” Spurs said …

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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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Kane & Lucas Moura Combine To See Off United In Second-Half

It was a frustrating night for Manchester United as they succumbed to a 3-0 defeat to Tottenham Hotspur at home. United started brightly as things got underway at Old Trafford this evening. Romelu Lukaku had several chances to break the deadlock but he will be kicking himself for one in particular. The Belgian was able to latch onto a sloppy Danny …

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Spurs Threaten To Pile More Misery On Mourinho’s United

A difficult start to the season for Manchester United promises to get even worse unless Jose Mourinho can turn a tide of negative publicity and inspire a reaction from his side against Tottenham Hotspur on Monday. United already trail title favourites Manchester City, Liverpool and Chelsea by three points after a dreadful display in losing 3-2 to Brighton last weekend …

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