April 22, 2017 6:32 AM After an era of food poisoning and false dawns, are Tottenham finally the real deal?
The side have gradually progressed in the Premier League era and are now being regarded as genuine title contenders. MAY 7 2006 has become an infamous day in the history of Tottenham Hotspur. Spurs were on the brink of their first-ever Champions League qualification, as an impressive team featuring Michael Dawson, Edgar Davids, Michael Carrick, Robbie 14
April 21, 2017 9:31 PM Top four at Tottenham better than winning title at bigger club
LONDON -- Mauricio Pochettino has insisted that the season will still be a success if Tottenham do not win a trophy, and says finishing in the top four is a bigger achievement than winning the title at another club. Saturday's FA Cup semifinal against Chelsea has been overshadowed by the sudden death of Spurs' Under-23 coach Ugo Ehiogu, who collapsed 17
April 21, 2017 4:01 AM Why do managers like Harry Redknapp and Arsene Wenger keep going?
Seventy-year-old Harry Redknapp is back in football; Mrs Redknapp thinks he's mad. Meanwhile, 67-year-old Arsene Wenger seems set to stay at Arsenal beyond the expiry of his contract this summer; that is making the fans mad. Both men could be happily retired by now, casting their lucrative judgements from the comfort of the pundit's sofa and dining out on a lifetime 14
April 20, 2017 9:31 PM Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger worried Jack Wilshere will never realise his full potential after latest setback: 'It is sad because he is a great football player'
Arsene Wenger fears Jack Wilshere will never realise his full potential after his latest injury setback. The midfielder, whilst playing for loan club Bournemouth, will miss the rest of the season after suffering a broken leg in the clash against Tottenham last weekend. It is the latest in a long list of injuries Wilshere has endured during his career 15
April 20, 2017 1:05 PM Wenger mulls second chance for ‘great player’ Wilshere
Arsene Wenger is weighing up whether to end Jack Wilshere’s Arsenal exile after the injury-plagued England international’s latest fitness setback. Wenger sent Wilshere on loan to Bournemouth earlier this season in a bid to give the midfielder a chance to prove his fitness and form after several seasons of injury problems. But the 25-year-old suffered 12
April 20, 2017 5:02 AM Manchester United bottom of Premier League for distance covered
Manchester United are bottom of the Premier League for distance covered but face one of the most tireless teams in Burnley this Sunday. United have hit form with back-to-back league wins and extended their unbeaten run to 22 games after a 2-0 victory over Chelsea on Sunday. Burnley have run 462km more than the Red Devils this term - the same distance 15
April 19, 2017 9:30 PM Jose Mourinho: This Manchester United outcast can fire us to Europa League glory
JOSE MOURINHO has accepted on more than one occasion his first season at Old Trafford has been an imperfect campaign. But he maintained yesterday that there they can still cap it with the “perfect finale” in Stockholm next month and he has backed Wayne Rooney to make a telling contribution. The clock has been ticking down on Rooney’s Manchester United 14
April 19, 2017 3:15 PM Arsenal confirm Wilshere suffers fractured leg
Arsenal have confirmed that Jack Wilshere has suffered a broken leg and will miss the rest of the season. Wilshere, who has spent the season on loan at Bournemouth, sustained the injury, after he collided with Harry Kane, during the second half of their 4-0 Premier League defeat to Tottenham on Saturday. Scans later showed that the 25-year-old suffered 14
April 18, 2017 9:13 PM Leicester's fairytale sequel comes to an abrupt halt but the dream goes on
LEICESTER, England -- It had to end sometime. No dream can last forever and when referee Gianluca Rocchi blew his whistle after four minutes of stoppage time at the end of Leicester City's 1-1 draw against Atletico Madrid, it was like the ringing of an alarm clock, waking the whole club with a jolt. Leicester already had a happy ending to their fairytale 14
April 17, 2017 11:08 AM 5 things we learnt from this week's round of matches
Premier League 5 things we learnt from this week's round of matches Amid Manchester United’s travails this season, a common refrain has been that manager Jose Mourinho has lost the magic touch that once made him the most coveted manager in world football. His side’s stunning 2-0 victory over leaders Chelsea, his former club, showed that reports of his demise 15