Post 66 Juventus 2 Spurs 2 If this is a rollercoaster, I love it. Yes, Spurs still have their dips. But the momentum built up over the past 3 years is definitely a case of “9 steps forward, 1 step back”. We have a young manager still evolving. His aides and coaches still learning. A […]Read more "Climb Every Mountain"
Post 65 Spurs 1 Arsenal 0 The XG stats for this game were apparently 3.0 to 0.6. It certainly felt like that. A win of 3-0, maybe 3-1 would have been the right outcome. So, the ‘real’ 1-0 result didn’t do justice to Spurs’ performance or dominance. At the H-T break to be drawing at […]Read more "AS EXPECTED"
Post 62 Spurs 2 Man United 0 Brutal. Coulda – shoulda – been 5 or 6. This was a Spurs performance that was right up there. The result didn’t do it justice. Had United turned up and we’d won a tough match, say, 3-2 then I wouldn’t have minded. But to have only beaten […]Read more "Man that was fun !"
Post 61 Southampton 1 Spurs 1 A poor, uninspired performance by Spurs left 2 points on the table. We should have picked up all 3 and in failing to do so lost the chance to move level with Liverpool in 4th, albeit Liverpool’s loss to Swansea the following night left the gap at 2 points. […]Read more "Spurs rise up the table"
Post 59 It’s Contract Time ! Rumblings out of THFC suggest that a raft of new contracts are in the offing, including Toby’s long-stalled renewal, plus extensions and raises for Kane, Dele, Eriksen and Son, with others possible too. Toby’s a special case with his existing complex contract (involving an extension option that triggers a release […]Read more "Contract Time"
Post 56 Spurs 3 AFC Wimbledon 0 The world’s 3rd Most Valuable Player notched 2 more goals as Spurs dispatched a spirited Wimbledon in the 3rd Round of the FA Cup. We have now been drawn to play away at Newport County in the 4th Round. It’s a shame for Newport’s club (financially) and their […]Read more "MVC"
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"