Tottenham sign Tanguy Ndombele from Lyon for club-record £65m
Just hours after the capture of Jack Clarke from Leeds United, Tottenham have signed Lyon’s Tanguy Ndombele for a club-record £65m. Ndombele, 22, is a long-term target for Spurs and was Mauricio Pochettino’s top target heading into the summer transfer window. His transfer fee smashes the record previously set by Davinson Sanchez, who cost Tottenham…
Reflections on Africa’s fabulous night in Madrid
The European Champions League Final between Liverpool and Tottenham Hotspur has come and gone. The two top English football clubs based in Liverpool and London respectively have done battle, and the former and its seasoned players have prevailed. Spurs who chased first-time glory in the history of the competition fell when they earnestly didn’t mean…
Kane starts for Tottenham in Champions League final
Harry Kane returned from almost two months out with injury to start for Tottenham in the Champions League final against Liverpool on Saturday.
The debutant curse and why Liverpool will win Uefa Champions League
Despite losing only a game during the Premier League season, Liverpool watched in agony as Manchester City claimed a second successive Premier League title and put paid to their dream of ending their league drought. It is why a win over Tottenham Hotspur in the Uefa Champions League final represents a means to salvage their…
Liverpool and Tottenham set for all-English Champions League showdown
Jurgen Klopp's Liverpool are aiming to make up for several recent near misses while Mauricio Pochettino's Tottenham can dream of winning the Champions League for the first time as the two English clubs meet in Saturday's final in Madrid.
Tottenham to make late call on Kane for Champions League final
Mauricio Pochettino will wait until the last minute to decide whether Tottenham Hotspur striker Harry Kane is fit enough to face Liverpool in the Champions League final on Saturday. Kane has said he feels ready to start in Madrid, despite not playing since damaging ankle ligaments in the quarter-finals against Manchester City last month. Asked…
Five key battles to decide Champions League final
Tottenham and Liverpool play for the biggest prize in club football on Saturday as the two Premier League teams go head-to-head in the Champions League final.
Real Madrid reject Pochettino's claim Tottenham asked to sleep at club's training ground
Real Madrid have reacted angrily to Mauricio Pochettino suggesting they turned down a request from Tottenham to stay at their training ground next week ahead of the Champions League final against Liverpool.
Champions League glory would transform Tottenham
Mauricio Pochettino says winning the Champions League would change the "perception" of Tottenham Hotspur and provide a glorious ending to what he described as the best season in the five years he has been their manager.
All eyes on City, Liverpool’s matches at Amex, Anfield
Today, from 3pm when referees signal the start to the last Premier League matches of this season across England, all eyes would almost certainly not be focusing on Brighton and Liverpool, but on Mauricio Pochettino’s miracle working Tottenham who broke thousands of Dutch hearts in Amsterdam on Wednesday.