Post 78 Spurs 2 Watford 0 West Brom 1 Spurs 0 Spurs 1 Newcastle 0 Spurs 5 Leicester 4 And so, in the end, Spurs finished in 3rd place, with a CL spot, and some momentum to take into the 2018-2019 Season. The mood meter swung from ugly to positive within a matter of days. […]Read more "Limp Spurs finish with a flourish"
Post 77 Contributed by my son Ed. Stick with me through this, it’s long and it takes some turns. The pundits are playing the fans like a fucking fiddle, and you’re all dancing to their tune. They’ve made everyone, rival fans alongside our own fans, believe that we should be winning things […]Read more "GET OVER IT"
Post 76 Brighton 1 Spurs 1 Man United 2 Spurs 1 (FA Cup Semi) I will leave it to Ed, the older of my two sons, to put the past couple of weeks in perspective (see Post 77). As he says, for us to finish 3rd, 2nd and hopefully Top 4 in three successive seasons […]Read more "United we fall"
Post 75 Spurs 1 Man City 3 The last PL match Spurs lost was away at The Etihad in December. We were “out-thought, out-fought and outplayed” that day (Post 51) and I wrote that Guardiola has raised the bar. Yes, he has. But this time I want to call a spade a spade. I love […]Read more "Out-fought, out-thought, outplayed … again"
Post 74 Stoke 1 Spurs 2 Spurs made it six PL wins in a row with a hard-fought victory at Stoke. It was a far from vintage display by a Spurs team that might have lost a game like this pre-Pochettino. The main talking point afterwards was whether Kane’s shoulder touched Eriksen’s free-kick for our […]Read more "Hard Fought"
Post 73 Chelsea 1 v Spurs 3 I watched Spurs win at the Bridge on a big projector screen at my brother-in-law’s with his Chelsea supporting children. I prefer to be at my home for Spurs’ games on TV but it was Easter Sunday so we made an exception. And what a good decision that […]Read more "Momentum"
Post 72 Bournemouth 1 Spurs 4 (PL, 11.03.2018) Swansea 0 Spurs 3 (FAC, 17.03.2018) Spurs have bounced back from our CL exit with 2 comfortable away wins. In doing so, Poch revealed a ‘Plan B’ designed to cope without Kane. Instead of bringing on Llorente as the nearest option Spurs have to a like-for-like switch, […]Read more "Plan B"