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Joelinton secures Newcastle’s first points in surprise win at Tottenham

Insulting criticism. Complete lies. An over-sensationalised mini-crisis. Steve Bruce’s soundbites had been heavy on emotion in the countdown to this trip to Tottenham, a portrait of a manager determined to fight back after Newcastle’s early-season loss…

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Christian Eriksen snatches draw against Everton but Spurs finish fourth

Tottenham were determined to look up rather than over their shoulders and, after the dramatic manner of their surge into next month’s Champions League final against Liverpool, who could blame them? As such, their target for the final day of the Premier…

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Tottenham 0-1 Ajax: Champions League semi-final player ratings

Donny van de Beek and Matthijs de Ligt shone for Ajax, while the pick of Spurs’ players came off the benchHugo Lloris Outfoxed on the goal. Saved smartly from van de Beek on 25 minutes. Otherwise quiet. 6/10 Continue reading…

Michail Antonio and West Ham send Spurs to first defeat at new stadium

Michail Antonio has previous against Totttenham. Back in the 2015-16 season, when Spurs were pushing for the Premier League title, it was Antonio that helped to derail them with the only goal of a 1-0 West Ham win at Upton Park. Here, the forward struc…

Christian Eriksen grabs the points for Spurs as Brighton wilt at the last

Amid all of the excitement at Tottenham’s upcoming Champions League semi-final against Ajax, it has been possible to forget that their target for the season remains a top-four finish in the Premier League. There was no room for a slip-up against Bright…

Lucas Moura hits hat-trick as makeshift Spurs make light work of Huddersfield

Tottenham believe they have a chance of making history and it has certainly been difficult to keep a lid on the excitement that is building for their Champions League quarter-final, second leg at Manchester City on Wednesday. They lead 1-0 from the fir…

‘Tonight we touched glory’: Pochettino on Spurs’ perfect start at new stadium

• ‘No doubt we will finish in top four,’ says Tottenham manager• ‘It was impossible not to be affected by the energy’Mauricio Pochettino promised that Tottenham would finish in the Premier League’s top four and qualify for the Champions League, after h…

Son Heung-min christens new stadium with first Spurs goal in win over Palace

They had come to marvel and to party but what the Tottenham hordes truly wanted from the night when their jaw‑dropping new stadium was unveiled was a win: a tonic to re‑energise their faltering push for a top-four finish.The nervous excitement crackled…