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Liverpool and Spurs’ Champions League wins have European roots | Letters

By | 9th May 2019

UEFA wins for Spurs and Liverpool should be seen as a triumph for European integration, say Malcolm Bower and Sean Day-Lewis. Myrna Hughes is worried about the environmental cost of the final. Tim Davies says the clean sweep for English sides deserves …


‘A fairytale with a very bad ending’: Ajax and Netherlands in disbelief

Frenkie de Jong summed up Ajax’s devastation after Spurs ended their European miracle and his pain was echoed by their fans, the Dutch media and even rivals such as Dick AdvocaatIt is a day of drying hot tears in Amsterdam and in almost every part of t…


What a night part two! Spurs’ stunning comeback against Ajax – in pictures

By | 9th May 2019

Just 24 hours after Liverpool defeated Barcelona, Tottenham defied the odds by staging their own amazing turnaround, coming back from three goals down on aggregate at half-time in the second leg to go through on away goals Continue reading…


Emotional Lucas Moura reacts to replay of his match-winning goal against Ajax – video

Tottenham’s Lucas Moura was overcome with emotion when shown a replay of his last-gasp winner against Ajax for the first time. The Brazilian’s goal, his third of the night, sealed a remarkable 3-2 comeback for Spurs and sent them through to the Champio…

Ajax boss reacts to heartbreaking CL semi-final loss to Tottenham

By | 9th May 2019

Ajax boss Erik Ten Hag tried not to be too downbeat after his side threw away the chance to reach the Champions League final on Wed night.

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Lucas Moura, Hugo Lloris and Toby Alderweireld on Spurs’ remarkable comeback at Ajax – video

Lucas Moura has described his dramatic winner in Tottenham’s last-gasp win over Ajax in the Champions League as ‘the best moment of my career’.Moura’s hat-trick in the second leg of the semi-final sealed an astonishing 3-2 comeback win for Sp…

Tottenham superheroes achieved near miracle at Ajax, says Pochettino

• ‘It is impossible to live without type of emotion football brings’• Danny Rose says Liverpool inspired remarkable comebackMauricio Pochettino said his Tottenham team had achieved a near miracle as he reflected on how his “superheroes” had fought back…

Spurs live a north London fantasy to break apart Ajax’s butterflies | Barney Ronay

This exhibition of Champions League drama, which ended with Mauricio Pochettino hugging everyone, was as good as it getsAnd, freeze that moment. As the ball bounced back out of the netting behind André Onana the white shapes wilted and stretched out ac…

Mauricio Pochettino credits Spurs ‘superheroes’ for Champions League triumph over Ajax – video

Mauricio Pochettino has said his players ‘are superheroes now’ after Tottenham Hotspur sealed a sensational 3-2 comeback win over Ajax Amsterdam to advance to the Champions League final.Spurs overturned a 1-0 deficit at Ajax in the second leg…

Spurs produce incredible comeback to knock out Ajax and head into final

By | 8th May 2019

Spurs matched Liverpool’s drama from last night to set up an all-English final. One of the all-time great European comebacks.

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