Premier League top four run-in: In-depth look as Arsenal and Spurs battle it out

The race for the Premier League top four this season has the potential to go right to the wire as five clubs battle it out for the remaining European places. We are now into May, which means the business end of the year is fast approaching and the race for the Champions League spots is […]

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The story behind Jota’s name change and why he was known as ‘Silva’ at Wolves

Diogo Jota is a name on every Liverpool fan’s lips at the moment. But what many supporters may not realise is that Jota, as he is now almost universally known, is actually just a childhood nickname. getty Jota has been in brilliant form for Liverpool again this season The Portuguese forward was named the best […]

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How Man United’s 3-0 win over Spurs in October saw Conte go from target to tormentor

For a long time, it looked like Antonio Conte would end up in the Old Trafford dugout this season. On Saturday he will be – just not as Manchester United manager. AFP Many expected Conte to be appointed Man United managed GETTY He ended up at Tottenham, however, but he hasn’t had the best of […]

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The manager feuds to rival Simeone vs Klopp, from Fergie to Mourinho and Wenger

There have been some brilliantly feisty rivalries between football managers over the years. Some became so infamous like Ally McCoist’s Old Firm bust-up with Neil Lennon in 2011 that it has taken over a decade for Rangers and Celtic to be allowed to play against each other in the evening. Getty Simeone avoided Klopp after […]

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Conte agrees to become Tottenham boss after Nuno sacking as Spurs prepare announcement

Antonio Conte has agreed to become the new Tottenham manager after Nuno Espirito Santo was sacked on Monday. Spurs will announce the deal on Tuesday after reaching an agreement with the former Chelsea and Inter Milan boss. Getty Tottenham’s 3-0 defeat at home to Manchester United proved to be Nuno’s 17th and final match in […]

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Nuno Espirito Santo ‘not a bad sacking but a bad appointment’ as Jamie Carragher questions Tottenham decision – ‘It never felt right’

Jamie Carragher doesn’t believe Tottenham firing Nuno Espirito Santo is a mistake, but says he should have never been appointed in the first place. Spurs sacked the Portuguese after just four months on Monday morning following Saturday’s 3-0 defeat to Manchester United where the fans turned on him. GETTY The drubbing to Man United proved […]

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Nuno Espirito Santo defends misfiring striker Harry Kane and insists Tottenham’s problems are ‘collective’ following disastrous showing against Manchester United

Nuno Espirito Santo insists Tottenham’s problems are not down to misfiring striker Harry Kane but his team whole team collectively after Spurs were dismantled by Manchester United on Saturday evening. A brilliant goal by Cristiano Ronaldo and second-half strikes from Edinson Cavani and Marcus Rashford saw United coast to the points in north London and […]

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Burnley v Spurs commentary and teams: Kane starts Carabao Cup fourth round tie

Tottenham take on Burnley tonight in the Carabao Cup fourth round as they look to get back on track. Nuno Espirito Santo’s side have endured a mixed start to the season with their last result being a 1-0 defeat to London rivals West Ham. Sean Dyche and Nuno will go head-to-head at Turf Moor A […]

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Vitesse v Tottenham commentary and confirmed teams: Nuno rings changes in UECL

A much-changed Tottenham side face a tricky test this evening as they take on Vitesse Arnhem in the Europa Conference League. Spurs have enjoyed a decent start to their group stage campaign after picking up four points from a possible six in their opening two matches. Spurs will be hoping to strengthen their qualification hopes […]

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Newcastle United vs Spurs: talkSPORT updates and team news from St James’ Park

Newcastle will get their exciting new era underway when they welcome Tottenham to St James’ Park this afternoon. The Magpies have enjoyed a momentous international break in which their £305million club takeover was pushed through making Amanda Staveley’s PIF-backed club the richest in world football. Getty Amanda Staveley will be at St James’ Park for […]

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