Dier expects local feel to England-Wales clash

Tottenham and England midfielder Eric Dier is looking forward to Thursday’s clash with neighbours Wales, and thinks the match will mirror the style seen in the Premier League rather than in other Euro 2016 matches. Saturday night saw the 22-year-old England defensive midfielder score his second international goal, a free-kick from just outside the area, helping the Three Lions to a 1-1 draw in their European Championship opener against Russia. Next Thursday however, England will face a different challenge they come up against the likes of Ashley Williams, Joe Allen…

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Three Premier League clubs on red alert as Bundesliga star refuses to sign extension

With Euro 2016 not to start untill next week, the summer transfer market is in full swing. According to a report by German outlet Bild (via The Independent), Borussia Dortmund midfielder Henrikh Mkhitaryan has started a bidding war by refusing to sign a contract extension with the Bundesliga giants. The Armenia international has been linked with a summer transfer all season long, as talks about an extension stalled and a bunch of big clubs are looking to swoop in for the 27-year-old. “Why would we sign a contract renewal now?” Mkhitaryan’s…

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Manchester United to beat competition for La Liga star, at risk of losing out on top class striker

Jose Mourinho has been in charge of Manchester United for a couple of days now, but his only moves so far have been extending the contracts of talents Marcus Rashford and Cameron Borthwick-Jackson. However, things are looking to change for the Red Devils as it is reported that United will beat main rival Juventus for the services of Valencia’s Andre Gomes. A report by respected Italian journalist Gianluca Di Marzio claims negotiations between Valencia and the Serie A champions have stalled due to the price-tag of the 22-year-old Portuguese midfielder. The La Liga outfit are said…

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Tottenham looking to add Serie A stars, listening to offers for big summer transfer

Tottenham enjoyed a very nice season, as they finished third in the Premier League and finally grabbed a ticket for next year’s Champions League again. Mauricio Pochettino has agreed to stay on as the Spurs’ manager and is keen to at least duplicate this season’s performances. Therefore, the club is looking to add to the team’s depth. According to La Gazetta dello Sport (via talkSPORT), Tottenham are interested in Napoli striker Manolo Gabbiadini, though they are likely to face competition from West Ham and Wolfsburg. The 24-year-old was stuck on the…

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Tottenham planning shocking move for Liverpool star

Tottenham are eyeing a shocking £20 million move for Liverpool star Adam Lallana. The Sun claims that Spurs manager Mauricio Pochettino, who has previously worked with Lallana at Southampton, highly rates the England international and wants to bring him to White Hart Lane. The Argentine manager is expected to ask Spurs chairperson Daniel Levy to pursue a deal for the midfielder, who is expected to cost around £20 million in the summer transfer market. Lallana moved to Anfield in a £25 million move from Southampton in 2014. The 28-year-old has regularly started under…

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Former Tottenham star goes bald on live TV [Video]

We are still seeing the implications of Leicester City winning the Premier League title last week, and following the unprecedented triumph of the Foxes one former Tottenham star ended up on the wrong side of an ill-advised bet. Former Spurs striker Mido had placed a bet during the live broadcast of beIN SPORTS that he would shave his head if Claudio Ranieri and his men win the league title. Like many other, Mido was proved wrong by the Foxes who got the better of Spurs in the league race with…

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West Ham launch record bid for star striker to beat heavy competition

West Ham have reportedly launched a record bid to lure in Marseille’s striker Michy Batshuayi, according to The Guardian. However, the Hammers are facing heavy competition. West Ham are understood to be in talks over Batshuayi with the French club and any deal would break their record transfer fee, which currently stands at the £15 million the club paid Liverpool to sign Andy Carroll. According to reports in France, Marseille are under pressure to balance their books and deliver on the budget that they had presented to the league’s financial…

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Former Chelsea player responds to Liverpool rumours, Reds want to sell star winger

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Premier League clubs Liverpool and Tottenham have been linked with a move for Wolfsburg forward Andre Schurrle recently. The former Chelsea star has not lived up to the expectations after joining the Bundesliga club in February of last year. He has managed only seven goals in 40 league appearances and there have been suggestions that he could be sold by manager Dieter Hecking as part of a squad overhaul in the summer. When recently asked about his future, the 25-year-old admitted: “We have to talk about the future.” However, when specifically probed…

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Tottenham won’t even sell Dele Alli for ridiculous fee, in talks with Belgian striker

Tottenham gave away a two-goal lead at Stamford Bridge to draw 2-2 against Chelsea, handing Leicester City the Premier League title in the process. It was a huge disappointment for the Spurs, who received a record nine yellow cards during a frustrating game that saw them lose every chance at winning their first title since 1961. Still, Tottenham can look back on one hell of a season, as they are still ranked second in the league table and will finally play Champions League football next season. If the Spurs want to…

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ICYMI: Leicester players go nuts at Jamie Vardy’s place after winning the Premier League [Video]

Historic. Legendary. Unbelievable. Leicester City have won their first ever Premier League title in the club’s history, as Tottenham drew 2-2 at Chelsea. The Foxes are now seven points clear with only two games remaining, securing the league crown before fixtures against Everton and the Blues. All the Leicester players gathered at Jamie Vardy’s place to watch the Spurs’ game and went crazy when the final whistle blew. Just check the footage below: Jamie Vardy had a party 🎉 We were there 🙋 #havingapartyhttps://t.co/aaNmYBeafF — Leicester City (@LCFC) 2 mei…

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ESPN declares the Premier League has been won by…Tottenham! [Video]

By drawing 2-2 at Chelsea, Tottenham handed Leicester City their first Premier League title in the club’s history. However, at ESPN not everyone was aware of this historic fact… Painful mistake! Proof that ESPN is run by douchebags. pic.twitter.com/EwAPF4V0xp — 6th Man (@blondebutters) 2 mei 2016

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ICYMI: All the scuffles from an “historic” Chelsea – Tottenham

There were some very shameful scenes on display as Chelsea came back from a two-goal deficit to hold Tottenham to a 2-2 draw at Stamford Bridge last night. The Spurs needed to win the game to keep their title bid on track and there were tempers boiling all over the pitch. Referee Mark Clattenburg had to dish out 12 yellow cards (nine for Spurs and thre for Chelsea) during the game and it was only a miracle that no player was sent off during the game. Tottenham Hotspur become the…

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Tottenham fans are overjoyed about the club’s latest news [Tweets]

Tottenham manager Mauricio Pochettino has ended all speculation regarding his future by committing his future to the North London club, according to BBC. On Friday, the Argentine manager announced that he has verbally agreed to a new five-year deal with the club. Pochettino joined the Spurs in 2014 and has been a huge success during his time with the club. He led them to a fifth-place league finish and the Capital One Cup final in his debut year at White Heart Lane. This year, the North London club are on…

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Manchester City star picks very surprising “best player in the world” and teaches commentators [Video’s]

Kevin De Bruyne’s return from injury has reignited Manchester City, guiding the Citizens to the Champions League semi-finals and an encounter with Real Madrid. The first leg at the Emirates ended in a 0-0 draw, with the Belgian unable to break through the Spanish defence. However, City are still very much alive in this encounter as they travel to the Bernabeu next week. Meanwhile, De Bruyne was asked to pick his 5-a-side team with players he has played with during his career, which was posted on Manchester City’s Youtube channel.…

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Arsenal fans finally have something to cheer about [Tweets]

2016 hasn’t been a good year for the fans of Arsenal. The Gunners have spectacularly faltered in their title pursuit and for the first time under Arsene Wenger’s reign, they are set to finish behind local rivals Tottenham. To make matters worse, until last night, Tottenham looked like giving table-toppers Leicester City a serious run for their money. However, Spurs’ draw against West Brom last night has almost handed the title to the Foxes. And the football is once again enjoyable for the Gooners: Remember when Spurs were top of…

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Twitter celebrates Riyad Mahrez winning the PFA Player of the Year award

On Sunday, Leicester City forward Riyad Mahrez was crowned the Professional Footballers’ Association Player of the Year. The Algerian joined the Foxes during the 2014 January transfer window and has been the team’s most important player during their tremendous Premier League run. Twitter celebrated Mahrez’ win with much praise: 24th April 2015: Riyad Mahrez an unused sub vs Burnley. 24th April 2016: Riyad Mahrez wins PFA Player of the Year. pic.twitter.com/wZ1z2JEFty — BBC Sporf (@BBCSporf) 25 april 2016 Congratulations to @LCFC’s Riyad Mahrez on being voted @PFA Player of the Year…

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Stats show Tottenham defender has been the best in Europe this season

Tottenham are in the hunt for the their first Premier League crown since 1961 and the Spurs have done it on both ends of the pitch, scoring the league’s most goals while conceding the least. The last time Tottenham finished a season in front of Arsenal was in 1995, meaning this team has performed very well from an historical standpoint. Harry Kane and Dele Alli have been the Spurs’ biggest stars this season, providing a total of 34 goals and 10 assists. However, Toby Alderweireld has been Tottenham’s unsung hero…

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Tottenham star scares the hell out of team-mate with a sock [Video]

Tottenham are going strong in the Premier League, as they are still in the race for their first title since 1961 as they beat Stoke City 4-0 on Monday. Time for some relaxation! Defender Jan Vertonghen was forced to play a game of “What’s in the Box?”, with team-mate and fellow countryman Mousa Dembele behind the camera. In the box was Son Heung-Min’s sweaty sock, but Dembele made sure Vertonghen got pretty scared trying to guess what was in his box…

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Arsenal and other top clubs put on red alert for Premier League star

Arsenal are preparing to make a bid for Leicester City midfielder N’Golo Kante, after it emerged that the France international has a £20 million release clause in his contract, according to The Daily Mail. Kante was recently nominated as one of the six candidates to win the Premier League’s Player of the Year award, together with team-mates Riyad Mahrez and Jamie Vardy, Arsenal’s Mesut Ozil, Tottenham’s Harry Kane, and West Ham’s Dimitri Payet. The 25-year-old signed for the Foxes from French side Caen for £5.6 million last summer, when a £20…

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PFA announces nominees for Premier League’s Player of the Year award

As the Premier League season has entered it’s final stage, the Professional Footballers’ Association (PFA) has announced the nominees for the Player of the Year award. Like always, there are six nominees. The first one is Leicester’s Riyad Mahrez. The Algerian joined the Foxes in the winter of 2014 from French side Le Havre and has rocketed his club to Premier League gold with 16 goals and 11 assists, making him the favourite to win the award. Riyad Mahrez has been directly involved in 27 Premier League goals, more than any other…

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Top five most creative players in the Premier League

Scoring goals is crucial in a football team’s success rate. But most of the time a player would be unable to hit the net if not for an assist by one of his team-mates. Therefore, we take a look at the five most creative players in the Premier League (via Goal), with the amount of created chances being the difference maker. 5. Kevin De Bruyne – Manchester City Despite playing just 21 of a possible 32 league matches for the Citizens, the Belgian sits at 69 created chances. No wonder…

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Tottenham have been as good as Barcelona according to this stat

After comfortably beating Manchester United 3-0 at White Heart Lane, Tottenham are still contending for their first Premier League title since 1961. The Spurs went crazy and scored all three goals in a span of just six minutes, with Dele Alli, Toby Alderweireld, and Erik Lamela hitting the net. 5:46 – There were just 5 minutes and 46 seconds between Tottenham’s first and third goals against Manchester United. Quickfire. — OptaJoe (@OptaJoe) 10 april 2016 Consequently, Tottenham have both the best offence and the best defence, scoring 60 goals while conceding…

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Louis Van Gaal had some harsh words for Tottenham and journalist [Video]

Manchester United conceded three goals in a span of just six minutes at White Heart Lane, resulting in a 3-0 loss against Tottenham. The Red Devils are risking to miss out on a spot in next year’s Champions League, as Manchester City are four points ahead of them in the standings. Meanwhile, United are just one point ahead of West Ham and could therefore miss the Europa League as well. After Sunday’s defeat, coach Louis Van Gaal was all but happy. When asked if he could have been better off…

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Top 10 misfiring forwards in the Premier League

Football365, in association with stats website WhoScored, have produced an interesting list of the top ten misfiring forwards in the Premier League. The list contains the 10 forwards with the worst conversion rates in England’s top flight and who have attempted at least 30 shots this season. Topping the charts is Manchester United’s Memphis Depay, who has experienced a rough first season at Old Trafford following his move from PSV. The Dutchman only has a 4.3 per cent conversion rate for the Red Devils. Tottenham’s Heung-Min Son is ranked second on this list. The South Korean international only has a…

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Former Tottenham manager left red-faced following his latest gaffe

Former Tottenham and QPR manager Harry Redknapp found himself in a tricky situation following his comments about Leicester City skipper Wes Morgan, who has been an integral part of Claudio Ranieri’s table-topping side this season. The 32-year old has been ever-so-reliable in the Foxes’ defence as they continue their charge towards the league title. He also chipped in with a valuable goal in the 1-0 win over Southampton on Sunday. His performances have been so impressive that it made Redknapp suggest that he should be called up for Roy Hodgson’s England…

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