Tottenham star suffers ligament damage

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Tottenham have confirmed that their star striker Harry Kane has suffered ligament damage to his right ankle. The England international limped off with an ankle injury in the first half of Spurs’ 6-0 FA Cup win over Millwall on Saturday, and initial assessments suggested that he could miss the rest of the season. Kane suffered a similar injury back in September and was forced to miss ten games for his side in all competitions. Spurs have now released an official statement and confirmed that the latest injury is to the…

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FA Cup semi-final draw – North London derby in final remains a possibility

Chelsea defeated ten-man Manchester United 1-0 at Stamford Bridge today to confirm their place in the semi-finals of FA Cup. Antonio Conte’s side became the third London-based club to feature in the semi-finals of the cup this season. Manchester City are the only non-London side to feature in the last four. Shortly after the game in West London, the draw for the last-four stage took place, and Chelsea were drawn against London rivals Tottenham. In the second semi-final, Arsenal will face Pep Guardiola’s Manchester City. The games will be played…

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FA Cup winner odds: Manchester City favourites to win the trophy

If FA Cup ever needed an advertisement, then this year’s edition has provided just that to the oldest association football competition in the world. The quarterfinals of the Cup competition will be played this weekend, and five of the top six teams in Premier League still exist in the competition. Chelsea will host Man Utd in the next round, and we can expect more exciting clashes in the latter stages of the competition. We have also witnessed some memorable fairy-tale stories in the competition this season. Non-League side Lincoln City…

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This season’s FA Cup promises to be one of the best in recent history

Following Arsenal’s closely contested 2-0 win away at Sutton on Monday, this year’s FA Cup quarter-final lineup is almost done, with the odd one out being the clash between Manchester City and Huddersfield Town. Pep Guardiola’s City could only get a draw at Huddersfield on Saturday, and now have a replay at the Etihad on the cards. In the event of City beating Huddersfield, a result that is widely expected, the quarterfinals of the FA Cup this year will feature five of the six teams currently in the Premier League.…

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Tottenham to replace flop in summer

Tottenham flop Moussa Sissoko has been linked with a move to Serie A side AC Milan. According to Italian publication Calciomercato, and also the Sun, the Italian giants are prepared to offer a way out to the France international from his horrible spell in the North London. The 27-year-old has been a huge disappointment for Spurs after signing for them in a £30million deadline day deal from Championship club Newcastle last summer. He has picked up only six league starts this season and has managed to complete 90 minutes on…

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Tottenham interested in Manchester United star

Tottenham are reportedly monitoring striker Anthony Martial’s situation at Manchester United. Daily Mirror claims that Spurs are aware that the 21-year-old is not happy with the lack of playing time under manager Jose Mourinho and they are prepared to offer him an exit in the summer. The France international arrived at United for an initial fee of £36 million from Monaco in the summer of 2015. He made an immediate impact in Premier League and finished his debut season in England with 17 goals in 49 appearances in all competitions.…

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Manchester United made Premier League landmark on Saturday

Manchester United created history on Saturday as they became the first Premier League club to accumulate 2000 points since the inception of the league in 1992. Jose Mourinho’s side defeated Watford 2-0 at Old Trafford to achieve the landmark on Saturday. The Red Devils needed 949 games to reach the number. Arsenal, who have been a consistent fixture in the top-four since Arsene Wenger’s arrival at the club in 1996, claims the second spot with 1797 points. Arsenal’s London rivals, Chelsea, are not far behind in the third spot. The…

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City set to spend world record fee for Alli

Manchester City are set to break the world record for Dele Alli, according to a report from the Express. Alli broke into the Tottenham team last season following his transfer from League One side MK Dons in the summer of 2015. The fiery 20-year-old won the PFA Young Player of the Year award at the end of last season after he set the league on fire with impressive displays, his ten goals and eight assists in the league helping Spurs on their way towards a third place finish. The England man…

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Tottenham flop to leave the club in the summer?

Wolfsburg and Galatasaray are reportedly interested in signing Tottenham flop Vincent Janssen this summer, reports Evening Standard. The Dutch international joined Spurs in a £18million move from AZ Alkmaar in the summer. In the previous season, he scored 27 goals in Eredivisie and was the league’s top goalscorer of the season. However, the 22-year-old has failed to replicate his form in Premier League. He has managed only one goal in 17 league appearances this season, and that goal came from the penalty spot in the 1-1 draw with Leicester City.…

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Tottenham star a summer target for Real Madrid

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Tottenham skipper Hugo Lloris has been linked with a summer move to La Liga giants Real Madrid. The Telegraph claims that the France international is on the shortlist of goalkeepers Real Madrid have drawn for the summer. The Spanish club are currently under a transfer ban, which will be lifted next summer. One of their main priorities over the summer would be to sign a world-class goalkeeper to replace Keylor Navas. Real are also interested in Chelsea keeper Thibaut Courtois, but they are aware that it won’t easy to prise…

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Keane not keen on UAE

Earlier today, former Tottenham striker Robbie Keane was pictured taking part in a training session with UAE club Al-Ahli. The images first appeared on the Twitter account of the UAE side. The speculation was rife that the former Republic of Ireland skipper has chosen his next destination following his five-year stint with MLS side LA Galaxy. النجم الايرلندي روبي كين يشارك في تدريبات الفرسان صباح اليوم pic.twitter.com/0S9P4z2yxM — النـــادي الاهــــلي (@AlAhliClub) February 6, 2017 However, according to the Irish Times, Keane is not expected to join the Dubai’s side. The…

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Bayern prepare bid for Tottenham midfielder

Bayern Munich are preparing a massive summer bid for Tottenham attacking midfielder Dele Alli, according to a report by The Times. The 20-year-old England midfielder moved to Tottenham during the summer transfer window of 2015 and has rightfully gained a reputation as being one of the best young players in Europe. The fiery youngster has 13 goals and five assists in 30 appearances across all competitions so far, incredible stats for one who was playing in League One just over a year ago. Bayern are said to be preparing an…

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Sky Sports pundit expects Liverpool to drop points

Sky Sports pundit Paul Merson is backing Chelsea to strengthen their grip on the League title race this weekend. The Blues already enjoy a nine-point lead at the top, and Merson thinks that the likes of Arsenal and Liverpool will drop further points this week. In a crucial league encounter at the top of the table, the leaders will host third-placed Arsenal in a league game at Stamford Bridge on Saturday. The Gunners suffered a shocking 2-1 defeat to Watford on Tuesday, and Merson thinks that they will suffer their…

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Harry Kane urges teammates to stay put, says it would be ‘Stupid’ to leave Spurs

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In an interview with Italian newspaper Gazzetta Dello Sport, via the Telegraph, Spurs and England forward Harry Kane has urged his fellow teammates at the White Hart Lane to stay put, saying it would be ‘stupid’ to leave the club. Tottenham currently sit third in League table, nine points behind Chelsea, and are also competing in Europa league after a dismal exit from the Champions League earlier this season. Spurs recently announced that they will be moving to an all new 61,000 seater stadium at the start of 2018-2019 season. 👍…

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Manchester United move ahead of Barca and Madrid to top the Deloitte’s Football Money League

Manchester United might be sitting on a lowly 6th position in the English Premier League but find themselves sitting pretty at the top of the Deloitte’s Money Football League (2015-2016) for the first time since 2003-2004. The Deloitte Football Money League measures clubs’ earnings from matchday revenue, broadcast rights and commercial sources, and ranks them on that basis. Champions League holders Real Madrid were top of this table for last 11 years but slipped to the third position behind United and arch-rivals Barcelona despite crossing the €600-million barrier for the first time.…

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Spurs eye United defender as midfielder completes move to Swansea

Tom Carroll completed a move to Swansea City from Tottenham yesterday. The 24-year-old English man is said to have signed a three-and-a-half-year contract, with Swansea having to shell out a sum in the region of £5M for him. We’re pleased to announce the signing of @tom_carroll92 from @SpursOffcial. ✍️#WelcomeBackTomhttps://t.co/ah2ZOLjG3L — Swansea City AFC (@SwansOfficial) January 17, 2017   While a product of Tottenham’s lauded academy, Carroll is no stranger to the Welsh club as he spent the entirety of the 2014/2015 on loan there. Carroll had found game time hard…

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Neymar most valuable player in the world, Arsenal and Man Utd star also figure

Neymar Jr is the most valuable player in the world, according to the CIES Football Observatory. Presented in issue 172 of the Weekly Post, a comprehensive list of the most valuable players in Europe’s top five leagues was calculated using the CIES Football Observatory’s secret algorithm. This algorithm is said to consider variables such as player age and contract duration, performance data like goals and assists, and more abstract quantities such as the business models of the player’s current club and that of potential buyers. According to the list, Barcelona…

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The Premier League Golden Boot – Contenders

It’s January again. Being the first month of the year makes it auspicious enough, but this month has a special meaning for fans of football around the world. It stands for the time of the year when the Premier League begins the second half of its season. August to December serve to pick out the metaphorical sheep from amongst the wolves. By January, the true title contenders have been recognised. Amidst the cacophony of noises created by the big teams vying for the title, a subdued game of attrition goes…

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Harry Kane hurricane helps hit a new landmark as Spurs thrash WBA

After outplaying Chelsea and ending their run of 13 successive wins, Mauricio Pocchetino’s Tottenham destroyed West Brom in a 4-0 defeat today. Spurs climbed within striking distance of the league leaders courtesy a blitzkrieg hat-trick from England International Harry Kane. The 23-year-old had a rather silent night against Chelsea where the limelight was stolen by the midfield duo of Christian Eriksen and Delle Alli, the former assisting the latter twice in an identical fashion. But, when Harry Kane scored past Ben Foster in the 12th minute of the game today,…

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Chelsea – Kings of England?

September 24th, 2016. The Men in Blue walk down the tunnel dejectedly, it is still only half-time, but an unknowing spectator would think they just got relegated. Three down. They were three down at half-time, goals from a brilliant front three of Alexis Sanchez, Theo Walcott and Mesut Ozil ensuring that their rivals would have bragging rights for months to come. Word on the street predicted doom for the new Italian manager. Fast forward three months later. 13 league games, 13 wins to match the Premier League record, 32 goals…

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Pochettino waits in the shadows as Mourinho faces critical period

As the Premier League season continues on its merry way, so do the rumours about the famous managerial merry-go-round kicking into life once again as well. With Sunderland and Hull changing their head honcho in the summer, only Swansea so far have changed the face in their technical area. That was when Bob Bradley became the first American manager in Premier League history when he replaced Francesco Guidolin at Swansea at the start of October. Looking at sportsbooks such as betway.com.gh, there are interesting odds for which manager could be the next…

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Tottenham have signed another Roberto Soldado

Tottenham’s summer signing Vincent Janssen has drawn comparisons to former Spurs striker Roberto Soldado. The Dutch striker signed for the North London club in a £17 million move from AZ Alkmaar during the summer. He arrived amid high expectations, but he has struggled during his initial days in England. The 22-year-old is yet to score a goal for Spurs in his combined 12 appearances in Premier League and Champions League. Yesterday, following the goalless draw with Bournemouth, Spurs fans were quick to compare the Dutch striker to former Spurs striker…

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Champions League witnessed superb goalkeeping performances on Tuesday night [Video]

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Goalkeepers were in top form during Tuesday night’s Champions League fixtures. We witnessed some top-notch performances from the likes of Gianluigi Buffon, Hugo Lloris and Kasper Schmeichel for their respective teams on the night. Buffon produced an MOTM performance as ten-man Juventus managed to beat Lyon 1-0 away from home. The Italian produced a couple of world class saves, which included a save on Alexandre Lacazette’s penalty. BUFFON IS BACK! Fantastic save on Lacazette's penalty. pic.twitter.com/VrxDJoAbIz — Stereo Serie A Radio (@StereoSerieA) October 18, 2016 Tottenham skipper Hugo Lloris was…

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Why are betting markets not backing Arsenal and Tottenham?

With seven games in to the new season, the landscape of the Premier League betting markets has changed a lot from what it was at the start of the season. At the onset of the season, most of the best-rated betting websites had backed the Manchester clubs and Chelsea to fight it out for the league title. However, the situation has changed quite a bit since then. Manchester City are still favourites to lift the title, but the likes of United and Chelsea don’t feature in the top three and,…

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League Cup fourth-round draw throws up mouth-watering clashes

League Cup fourth-round draw, which took place on Wednesday night, has thrown up some very exciting ties. In the most exciting tie of the round, Manchester clubs will face each other for the second time at Old Trafford this season. City have already defeated United 2-1 in the league this season. In another eye-catching tie, last year’s runner-up Liverpool will host Tottenham at Anfield. There is also a London derby on the cards, as Chelsea will travel to London Stadium to take on West Ham United. North London club Arsenal…

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