Monthly Archives: November 2012

Match preview: Tottenham Hotspur v West Ham United

Tottenham Hotspur v West Ham United

Another week, another London derby. Although it’s not the North London derby, Sunday’s game is a very important one in Spurs’ bid to turn around a bad run of results.

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Match Preview: Arsenal v Tottenham Hotspur

Arsenal v Tottenham Hotspur

When Arsenal and Spurs meet on Saturday both teams will be looking to put a bad run of form behind them and kick off the weekend with a derby win. The North London Derby is one of the most hotly contested fixtures

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Jermain Defoe: He shoots when he wants

Jermain Defoe ruing another missed chance

If you don’t shoot, you don’t score. Or in the case of Jermain Defoe, if you do shoot, you often still don’t score.

Having started him in 10 of 11 league games so far this season, it is clear AVB prefers Jermain Defoe to Emmanuel Adebayor to spearhead the Spurs attack. Given this is a complete reversal of Harry Redknapp’s preference from last season, it begs the question: Why?

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Match preview: Manchester City v Tottenham Hotspur

Manchester City v Tottenham Hotspur

Spurs will hope they can replicate their fine away form in Manchester this weekend. After a historic victory at Old Trafford a few weeks ago Spurs take on reigning champions Manchester City on Sunday.

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AVB and the missing spark

Nearly three months into the season, despite some turgid results – most notably our recent loss at home to Wigan – I still haven’t lost faith in AVB.

As with recent occurrences after a poor performance Twitter is awash with the usual “AVB hasn’t a clue, AVB out, we are worse than with Harry”. I wanted to take the moment to try offer an alternative view to that is shared by the more considered Spurs fans as opposed to the nonsense spouted on Twitter and championed on “Harry friendly” TalkSport by Adrian Durham, the chief piper to the clueless brigade.

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We are looking for writers

Wanted: sharp minds with writing skills

Are you looking to get into blogging about Spurs? We might just have the opportunity you are looking for.

We are looking to add some new writers to our staff. Whether you are a sporadic writer or someone who would like to write a regular column, we are interested in hearing from you.

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Dutch Blunt: We never had it this bad

Some of our fans really resemble these two

We’ve lost to Wigan. Yes, that club that can’t even get 200 supporters together to travel to a Premier League away game. Every Spurs fan died a little bit inside, but something much more significant occurred during and after that

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