The long wait for a new manager has ended at Tottenham Hotspur after NunoEspirito Santo (NES) was appointed the new manager. Nuno was confirmed as the new Tottenham Hotspur boss on Wednesday evening and he replaces compatriot Jose Mourinho as the permanent manager at the North London club.
Tottenham Hotspur are in danger of not playing European football in the new season following the defeat at the hands of Aston Villa on Wednesday. The Villa game was their penultimate league match this season.
Spurs needed to win the game against Villa at home to boost their quest to secure a place in the Europa League but their midlands opponentsplayed the role of spoilers despite the fact that they had nothing significant to play for again this season. Villa are at the top of the bottom half on the Premier League standings and they will neither qualify for European nor suffer demotion to the English Championship.
Tottenham Hotspur striker Harry Kane has disclosed that winning team trophies is better than individual accolades for him at the moment after he won an award at the London Football Awards on Tuesday.
Kane spoke with the media practitioners after being named the player of the year at the awards. At the same award ceremony, Arsenal starlet Bukayo Saka was named as the young player of the year.
Tottenham Hotspur have not won any major title in each of the last 13 years. Their last trophy was the 2008 League Cup. Kane and Spurs missed out on the chance to end the trophy drought in the Carabao Cup final on Sunday.
North London giants Tottenham Hotspur were able to boost their Champions League hopes with the impressive away win over Aston Villa at Villa Park on Sunday night. Ahead of the Villa game, pressure was mounting on Tottenham Hotspur boss Jose Mourinho after his team were knocked out of the UEFA Europa League in a disappointing manner. Spurs had won the first leg 2-0 at home to Dinamo Zagreb of Croatia in their Europa League last 16 tie before the Croatians produced a monumental performance to ensure they seal a quarterfinal spot ahead of Tottenham Hotspur via a 3-2 win. Dinamo Zagreb beat Spurs 3-0 at the end of extra time to ensure that the comeback was complete in the tie. Mislav Orsic was the main man for Dinamo Zagreb against Tottenham Hotspur as he netted all the three goals in that second leg. Orsic scored twice in regulation time before netting the crucial third goal in extra time.
Tottenham Hotspur have moved a step closer to the round of 16 in the Europa League after the big win over their hosts, Wolfsberger AC of Austria. The two teams met in Budapest, the Hungary capital for the first leg of their round of 32 clash. Tottenham Hotspur benefited from an excellent first half showing to take a giant step towards securing a place in the last 16 of the competition.
Spurs were able to achieve the result without their talisman Harry Kane, who missed the game despite being fit. The England international skipper was rested for the game, which ended in a 4-1 win for his team. In the absence of Harry Kane, Son Heung-Min and Gareth Bale took centre stage for Tottenham Hotspur.South Korean national team skipper Son Heung-Min led the line for Spurs in the absence of Harry Kane, while Gareth Bale was given a rare start in the Spurs shirt this year and he made the most of the opportunity given to him with a goal and an assist.
Tottenham Hotspur have finally mentioned the amount it would cost any club looking at the possibility of signing Dele Alli any moment from now. The midfielder is no longer considered to be in manager José Mourinho's plans after falling out completely with the Portuguese boss at the club.
The player, who was yet again left out of the squad that played Sheffield United in the Premier League clash on Sunday has been heavily linked with a move to French giants Paris Saint-Germain all window but Spurs have stopped him from swapping England for France this January so far.
Manchester United legend Gary Neville believes that Tottenham Hotspur and Chelsea are title challengers in the Premier League. According to the former England national team right-back, the London duo of Tottenham Hotspur and Chelsea will challenge holders Liverpool for the Premier League title this season.
Tottenham Hotspur has been looking forward to signing the Flamengo player Gerson and has been ready to offer £16 million as the transfer fee. But as per the reports, the club has declined their offer as they don’t have intention on selling him to the Premier League club. The Spurs have been constant contact with the club but they have disagreed.
Raheem Sterling in a recent interview to BBC stated that Liverpool has offered a new contract of £100,000. Even after the controversy during the 2015 transfer window, the new offer shows Reds are interested in taking him back. The Englishman is expected to be a key figure at the upcoming 2022 World Cup.
The 25-year-old is not concerned with the money but for the trophies. In his time with City, he has won three League cups and a couple of both Premier League and FA cups.
With Jose Mourinho now at Tottenham Hotspurs, there has been some air of difficulties for the former Chelsea’s boss. Shaun Wright- Phillips made some revelations as regards his former boss basing majorly on how Mourinho had managed him then when he was still bossing Chelsea. He mentioned the manager having pre-meditations when he was at Chelsea but due to the play power he was facing at Tottenham, there has been a lot of change.