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Spurs’ Moussa Sissoko emerges from shadows with a crucial assist

• Tottenham midfielder makes case for regular first-team place• Mauricio Pochettino now shifts focus to Champions LeagueTottenham’s narrow victory against West Ham at a noisy London Stadium was a difficult one to get the head round. On the one hand it …

Érik Lamela the star as Tottenham hold on for narrow win at West Ham

Tottenham’s best ever start to a Premier League season goes on, even if they continue to give the impression that they have yet to hit their stride. They were the better team here and had the best player on show in Érik Lamela, whose cute first-half he…

Manchester City v Burnley, West Ham v Tottenham and more – live!

By | 20th October 2018

Get your goal updates from all the 3pm BST kick-offsReport: Chelsea’s late leveller causes chaos around MourinhoEmail John your thoughts or via Twitter @JohnBrewin_ 3.45pm BST Spurs break the deadlock, as the Argentinian continues his great decent goal…

Spirit of new Spurs embodied by Eric Dier’s tackle, says Mauricio Pochettino

By | 19th October 2018

• ‘That is the mentality we have tried to translate to the players’• Tottenham head to West Ham amid most productive PL startMauricio Pochettino felt Eric Dier’s thunderous tackle on Sergio Ramos during England’s 3-2 victory over Spain was a symbol of …

Premier League returns with Chelsea v Man Utd: weekend countdown – live!

Team news and more before the weekend’s matchesPremier League: 10 things to look out for this weekendEmail Simon here. Tweet @Simon_Burnton 4.55pm BST It is the end of the road for this blog. I leave you with these moving pictures that concern Chelsea,…

West Ham United v Tottenham Hotspur: match preview

By | 19th October 2018

Tottenham have been stretched by injuries in recent weeks and they will be without Dele Alli, Danny Rose and Jan Vertonghen at the London Stadium. After holding Chelsea and beating Manchester United in their past two home games, West Ham can be forgive…

Wolverhampton Wanderers v Watford: match preview

By | 19th October 2018

Wolves are meeting and arguably exceeding the incredibly high expectations set of them this season. Just one defeat from 10 matches in all competitions is testament to how well Nuno Espírito Santo is doing. He could name the same team for the ninth suc…

Christian Eriksen set to return for Tottenham at West Ham

By | 18th October 2018

• Mauricio Pochettino says midfielder will either start or be sub• Manager says he would welcome new signings in JanuaryChristian Eriksen will be available for Tottenham’s visit to West Ham on Saturday, according to Mauricio Pochettino, despite the unc…

Football transfer rumours: Frenkie de Jong to Manchester City for £62m?

By | 16th October 2018

Today’s piffle is blinding you with its brilliancePep Guardiola has seen the future of football – and it’s orange! Actually, it’s usually red and white but it has worn orange three times, for the resurgent Netherlands, and goes by the name of Frenkie d…

Harry Winks to get the nod against Spain as England build for the future

• Spurs midfielder in line to start tough Nations League tie• Gareth Southgate backs striker Marcus Rashford to hit formGareth Southgate is set to hand the Tottenham midfielder Harry Winks his second England cap in Monday’s daunting Nations League tie …