Post 43 Spurs 3 Real Madrid 1 (Alli 2, Eriksen) (Ronaldo) Attendance: 83,782 In a few years’ time, 150,000 Spurs fans will undoubtedly all claim to have been amongst those at Wembley “the night we beat Real Madrid”! Of course, only about half that number were actually there to see it. Sadly, I wasn’t […]Read more "The Power of Three"
Post 34 Spurs 1 Bournemouth 0 (PL), Eriksen Never mind the quality, feel the win. Without being anywhere near our incisive best, Spurs dominated Bournemouth, registering a first PL win at Wembley and consolidating 3rd place in the table. As if to make his teammates’ point for them, Kane failed to score, leaving Eriksen upfront, […]Read more "Onward Christian Soldiers"
Post 31 Spurs 0 Swansea 0 (Premier League) Spurs 1 Barnsley 0 (Carabao Cup) Much has been made of the ‘Wembley Hoodoo’. Let’s see how long that narrative lasts. But in the meantime we’ll just have to put up with wind-up pundits, bandwagon journos and, sadly, some Spurs fans. Yes, it’s not White Hart […]Read more "Slow Starts and Hard Work"
Post 29 Everton 0 Spurs 3 I’ve been super-busy so I’m just slipping this post in here before tonight’s match against Dortmund. Hopefully my two sons, who are going to Wembley without me, will post a ‘guest article’ here in the coming days. The Everton match saw us start to kick into 3rd gear after […]Read more "Slay the Beast"
Post 3 Crystal Palace 0 Spurs 1 27th April 2017 A gritty, uninspired one-nil. The type of victory that Fergie’s Man United teams built numerous PL titles on. Go away, don’t concede, nick a goal and get back on the coach with the 3-points. The very sort of victory that, as a club, Spurs […]Read more "To the Victor the Spoils"