Tagged: Tottenham Hotspur

The Last Time That Manchester City Made A Cup Semi-Final… 5

The Last Time That Manchester City Made A Cup Semi-Final…

History, it has been said many times, is written by the victors. It’s a thought that may pass through the heads of some older Manchester City supporters during their League Cup semi-final against Manchester United at The City of Manchester Stadium this evening.

Match Of The Week: Spurs 9-1 Wigan Athletic 9

Match Of The Week: Spurs 9-1 Wigan Athletic

Spurs have scored nine goals before in front of the “Match Of The Day” cameras, against Bristol Rovers in the Second Divison in 1977. This, however, was a different kettle of fish, and it’s a result that casts doubt over Wigan Athletic’s ability to keep their heads above water this season.

The Acquittal Of The Tottenham Two 15

The Acquittal Of The Tottenham Two

Two Spurs supporters have been acquitted of abusive and offensive chanting aimed at Sol Campbell, but this doesn’t mean that the club’s supporters shouldn’t reappraise their poisonous attitude towards him.

Six FA Cup Semi-Finals 3

Six FA Cup Semi-Finals

It seems almost difficult to believe in this day and age, but there was a time that FA Cup semi-finals mattered. Getting to Wembley was an end to itself. The big day out and...

The Spurs Time Capsule 3

The Spurs Time Capsule

Curious news from White Hart Lane, where Tottenham Hotspur have finally gotten around to confirming that the golden cockerel which overlooks their stadium actually is, as has long been rumoured, a time capsule that...

Spurs, Aston Villa & The UEFA Cup 0

Spurs, Aston Villa & The UEFA Cup

Much as it was unsurprising, it was still a fairly depressing spectacle. On Thursday night, Aston Villa and Spurs put out reserve teams for their UEFA Cup matches against CSKA Moscow and Shakhtar Donetsk,...

Another Three Years Of “Match Of The Day” 1

Another Three Years Of “Match Of The Day”

The news that the BBC has secured a further three years of Premier League highlights makes for a potentially intriguing situation. In August 2014, a year after their next contract ends, the BBC’s flagship...

What On Earth’s Going Wrong At Tottenham? 2

What On Earth’s Going Wrong At Tottenham?

One of the reasons why we like league football is that it is relatively meritocratic. From only a few games in the season, the league table doesn’t lie. Setting aside aesthetic or moral arguments...

Tottenham Hotspur 4-0 West Ham United 3

Tottenham Hotspur 4-0 West Ham United

We emerge from the bowels of London’s expansive underground system at Seven Sisters tube station into pouring rain. Where the hell did this come from? It wasn’t doing it in Brighton, where it was...