Author Archives: Guardian sport


Is Tottenham’s run of 30 league games without a draw a record? | The Knowledge

By | 13th February 2019

Plus: Old Trafford’s mysterious semi-final snub, back-to-back penalty misses and unused subs. Mail us or tweet @TheKnowledge_GU“Tottenham have currently played 30 consecutive Premier League games without drawing one,” notes Wouter van Dael. “What is th…


Ole Gunnar Solskjær understands Mauricio Pochettino link with United

By | 10th January 2019

• Solskjær: ‘He has done a very good job at Tottenham’• Paul Pogba fit to face Spurs at Wembley on SundayOle Gunnar Solskjær said Mauricio Pochettino “has done a very good job” at Tottenham and can see why he is being linked with the permanent Manchest…


Dele Alli signed Spurs deal because team on journey to ‘something great’

By | 1st November 2018

• Midfielder says Pochettino ‘a massive part’ in new contract • ‘It’s not all about winning trophies for me yet at my age’Dele Alli has said he followed Harry Kane and others in committing his long-term future to Tottenham Hotspur because they are on a…

Leonardo Jardim leaves Monaco after poor start to Ligue 1 season

By | 11th October 2018

• Manager who won title in 2017 leaves with club third-bottom• ‘We achieved some great victories together,’ says JardimLeonardo Jardim has departed his post as Monaco manager by mutual consent after a run of 10 winless games left the French club third-…

Matias Vecino breaks Spurs hearts with injury-time winner for Inter

By | 18th September 2018

Tottenham looked to be on course for a comfortable opening win at San Siro only for their night to turn to ashes in a frantic final five minutes in Italy.Leading by Christian Eriksen’s deflected shot Mauricio Pochettino’s side looked like they would ha…