Post 70 Spurs 2 Huddersfield 0 Due to a busy week, I’m updating this post after the Spurs v Juventus match (Post 71). So I’ll make this brief. “We don’t think too much about the past. Of course, that is a very good stat but for me football is tomorrow – it’s not yesterday.” Pochettino. […]Read more "Tomorrow not yesterday"
Post 69 Spurs 6 Rochdale 1 There was something in the air that night The stars were bright, Fernando One of the most heartening things about the culture that Poch has created is the genuine enjoyment that our players get from each other’s successes. Everyone knows Llorente has been struggling for form, touch and […]Read more "Puedes escuchar Fernando?"
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 64 Spurs 2 Newport County 0 A ‘Son et Lumiere’ show is a form of nighttime entertainment that is usually presented in an outdoor venue of historic significance. And so it was yesterday, as Heung-Min Son and Erik Lamela provided the entertainment on a cold night at Wembley. While Spurs overall made light work […]Read more "Son et Lumiere"
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 55 Swansea 0 Spurs 2 Spurs 1 West Ham 1 Spurs are now P4, W1, D1, L2 against West Ham since this Blog began. We lost 0-1 away in the league last season (Post 8), won 3-2 away in the league this season (Post 32) and lost 2-3 at Wembley in the Carabao Cup […]Read more "Swan Lake"