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first_imgAlex Terrell25 Aug 2019, 9:27 amJAMIE CARRAGHER has risked the wrath of Spurs fans, by comparing them to rivals Arsenal.The former Liverpool defender was speaking during punditry for the Reds’ 3-1 win over the Gunners at Anfield.He said: “Before we’ve been really critical of Arsenal coming here. “Arsenal still lost here 3-1, but it could have been more.“But for the Premier League it shows how far ahead Liverpool and Man City are – that two of their rivals in Tottenham and Arsenal have come to their own grounds and they’ve beaten them convincingly.”At this point it was made clear that Spurs actually DREW with Manchester City a week ago.Realising this, Carragher clarified his comments, saying: “I know Man City v Spurs is a draw but 99 times out of 100 they win that.”Duncan Wright25 Aug 2019, 7:15 [email protected] have won 4⃣ consecutive #PL meetings with NewcastleWill they make it 5⃣ for the first time?#TOTNEW— Premier League (@premierleague) August 25, 2019Jake Lambourne25 Aug 2019, 10:43 pmTOTTENHAM are growing increasingly confident that Toby Alderweireld will sign a new contract extension at the club.The Belgium centre-back’s deal runs out in the summer but there is a belief at Spurs that he will agree fresh terms.Alderweireld, 30, was free to leave for £25million in the summer window due to a clause in his deal but remained in Mauricio Pochettino’s squad.Manchester United and City were candidates to take him but Harry Maguire, 26, was seen as a long-term investment at Old Trafford.Pep Guardiola needed cover after Vincent Kompany’s departure but he instead earmarked midfielder Fernandinho as a back-up centre-half.Jake Lambourne25 Aug 2019, 10:21 pmFORMER Spurs midfielder Jamie O’Hara insists Dele Alli must do more as he drifts in and out of games too much.He told talkSPORT: “You’ve got to look at him, you need to get more out of him. How do I get more out of Dele Alli as a manager, and as a club? “He has to start setting new targets and new goals. You can’t sit in the comfort zone.“Potentially he’s still going to be one of Tottenham’s best players that will be at the club for a long, long period of time, but they have to find a way to get more out of him and develop him. “For me he plays on the cusp of games, he’s in and out too much.”Jake Lambourne25 Aug 2019, 9:46 pmMAN UTD boss Ole Gunnar Solskjaer has ruled out signing free transfer Fernando Llorente.The Spanish striker is available following his release by Tottenham.When asked about the player in his post-match press conference following the Crystal Palace loss, Solskjaer stated there will be no further incomings this window.Responding directly to a question about Llorente, he said: “We are not looking at any more signings.”Load more entries… Ryan Robinson25 Aug 2019, 3:52 pm🔙 👀 Look who’s back… #PL ⚪️ #COYS— Tottenham Hotspur (@SpursOfficial) August 25, 2019Ryan Robinson25 Aug 2019, 3:50 pm#THFC: Lloris (C), Walker-Peters, Alderweireld, Sanchez, Rose, Winks, Sissoko, Lamela, Lucas, Son, Kane. @WilliamHill latest (18+) #PL ⚪️ #COYS— Tottenham Hotspur (@SpursOfficial) August 25, 2019Ryan Robinson25 Aug 2019, 3:04 pmTOBY ALDERWEIRELD’S wages set to be doubled to £120,000 per week with new contract offer. Football Insider are reporting that the Belgian centre-back is going to be rewarded with a huge wage increase providing the star stays put at the club this summer.Nobody is expected to make an offer before the European transfer window closes on September 2, especially after all clubs missed the chance to bring him in for just £25m earlier in the summer, before a clause in his contract expired. Ryan Robinson25 Aug 2019, 2:19 pmTOTTENHAM VS NEWCASTLE to kick-off in just over 2 hours, with team news out at 3:30pm. Spurs will take on the Magpies at 4:30pm, as Steve Bruce faces a difficult job away in North London to earn his side’s first points of the season. Meanwhile, Mauricio Pochettino’s side are unbeaten from the opening two matches, and will rise above their rivals Arsenal with a win today. The starting line-ups will be announced in just over an hour. Ryan Robinson25 Aug 2019, 1:32 pmDIMITAR BERBATOV believes there is “some kind of conflict” going on between Mauricio Pochettino and Christian Eriksen. With the Dane being linked with a move away to Real Madrid this summer, the former Spurs striker told Betfair, “With Eriksen there is something going on behind the scenes that we don’t see or don’t know.“I mean wow do you look at each other on the training pitch if you want to go and the coach wants you to stay?”The former forward said, “For me the transfer window should close before the season starts, in England it does and that is a good thing.”But due to the European transfer window not closing until September 2, Berbatov said, “The people in charge must come up with a solution because other teams can still come and take players from the Premier League.”Ryan Robinson25 Aug 2019, 12:49 pmTOTTENHAM face competition from Southampton for the signature of QPR striker Eberechi Eze. As reported by SunSport, the 21-year-old striker is a target to replace the recently released Fernando Llorente at Spurs. But with the youngster expected to merely be back-up for Harry Kane, the Saints may be able to offer the rising star more game time in the Premier League. The forward is already up and running in the Championship this season, scoring a goal in his first goal of the campaign in just one appearance so far. William Pugh25 Aug 2019, 12:05 pmTottenham’s next six fixtures…William Pugh25 Aug 2019, 11:36 amWilliam Pugh25 Aug 2019, 11:06 amTOTTENHAM are reportedly willing to offload Christian Eriksen this transfer window – but only if they receive a bid of £50million or more.The 27-year-old has just one year left on his contract with Spurs, and there are no signs that the Danish playmaker will commit his long-term future to the club.It has been claimed that the ex-Ajax ace would only consider leaving if one of Real Madrid, Barcelona or Juventus come in for him.SunSport exclusively revealed Los Blancos are ready to make a move for the player before the European window slams shut on September 2. And the Mail have stated that Mauricio Pochettino and Spurs owner Daniel Levy have agreed they will come to a compromise should a bid arrive.But they will only consider allowing the midfielder to depart if a potential suitor stumps up £50m as they look to avoid losing him on a free.William Pugh25 Aug 2019, 10:31 am#OnThisDay in 2011 @HKane made his Spurs debut! 💙 #OneOfOurOwn 🙌— Tottenham Hotspur (@SpursOfficial) August 25, 2019 SPURS were once again the beneficiaries of a stoppage time VAR review as they came away with Man City with a 2-2 drawMauricio Pochettino’s men were clinical at the Etihad and will now expect nothing less than maximum points at home to struggling Newcastle.Follow ALL of the latest Spurs news, updates and gossip below…Jake Lambourne26 Aug 2019, 10:54 pmSPURS boss Mauricio Pochettino refused to rule out any players leaving before the European transfer window slams shut.He said: “We are waiting to see what happens. It’s not an easy situation. “This season we have a lot of individual circumstances and we need to wait. “We know this can unsettle the group but we know in 10 days it will finish and things will be clear.” Jake Lambourne26 Aug 2019, 10:13 pmPAULO DYBALA’S agent Jorge Antum has denied claims that the player didn’t leave Juventus due to him requesting too much commission.Both Man Utd and Spurs held talks with the Argentinian ace, but talks ultimately collapses.Speaking to Tuttosport, Antum said: “Yes, I talked to the British, but the commission stories are not true: there were questions between the clubs.”Before adding: “Paulo must enjoy the moment with Juventus, what will happen in the future I don’t know.”Jake Lambourne26 Aug 2019, 9:31 pmMAURICIO POCHETTINO has claimed he is disappointed by his side’s performance against Newcastle.He said: “I don’t want to be critical with the team. We didn’t perform as we expect. It was a very cheap goal, like against Aston Villa.“We didn’t create – we had possession but we didn’t create enough chances. We didn’t find the capacity to break down their defensive line. They were very organised and defended deep.“I’m very disappointed with the performance and with the result.“Sometimes it’s not about possession – it’s about individual actions and today we didn’t show the type of quality we needed.”Jake Lambourne26 Aug 2019, 8:44 pmSON-HEUNG MIN has claimed that his side should have got a result against the Magpies.He said: “The goals were missing today. We had plenty of chances but we were not clinical enough.“It’s always hard against teams that play deep, it makes it more difficult. “I think we had chances to score, we should have got something out of this game.“We have only played three games, there is a long way to go. This was not the best result but we have to stay positive and go again.”Ryan Robinson26 Aug 2019, 7:59 pmJERMAINE JENAS says it was a “shocker” that Mike Dean didn’t award Spurs a penalty against Newcastle, especially with VAR involved. With VAR now in the Premier League, it is expected that decisions always go the right way. But Jenas disagrees with Mike Dean’s decision not to award a foul against Jamal Lascelles, after he appeared to bring Harry Kane to the floor inside the 18-yard box. The former Tottenham midfielder went on to say, “The fact that VAR has looked at that and not decided that it was a penalty does surprise me, but I think this is VAR’s way of saying they are going to stand by the referee’s decisions.”Ryan Robinson26 Aug 2019, 7:00 pmLORD SUGAR ‘not sure why Eriksen did not start’ against Newcastle as he deems it ‘not a good performance’ from Tottenham.Spurs’ ex-owner took to twitter to express his opinion of the team’s loss to the Magpies earlier today. Commenting on the absence of Christian Eirksen, the Dane’s desire to move to Real Madrid appears to be an issue with manager Mauricio Pochettino. center_img Not a good performance from @SpursOfficial today . Harry touched the ball about 3 times.Not sure why Erikson did not start .— Lord Sugar (@Lord_Sugar) August 25, 2019Ryan Robinson26 Aug 2019, 6:24 pmNEWCASTLE defeat Tottenham 1-0 after Joelinton scores first goal for club. The record signing salvaged all three points for the Magpies after the Brazilian buried it into the bottom corner from inside the box. Steve Bruce’s side defended magnificently as Spurs’ chances were limited.Mauricio Pochettino’s team suffered their first defeat of the season. Ryan Robinson26 Aug 2019, 6:05 pmSPURS still trailing 1-0 with just 15 minutes left on the clock as Eriksen is subbed on. The Dane, who has been heavily linked with a move away to Real Madrid all summer, will have to produce his magic in the final third if Spurs want to salvage something from the game, as he did last week.Pochettino’s side have lacked creativity all game.Ryan Robinson26 Aug 2019, 5:30 pmSPURS losing 1-0 at half-time to Newcastle after Joelinton strikes home. The Magpies have upset Tottenham so far in their own backyard after frustrating Harry Kane and co. Add to this the defensive error of Davinson Sanchez, who was caught out of position to allow summer signing Joelinton to grab his first goal for Steve Bruce’s side. Ryan Robinson25 Aug 2019, 4:41 pmTOTTENHAM VS NEWCASTLE has begun!After 10 minutes the game is currently goalless, which Mauricio Pochettino’s side will look to change as the game goes on. Stay tuned for updates on the match. last_img read more