Monthly Archives: May 2013

The need for some C4 on the bench

Heurelho Gomes on an otherwise empty substitutes bench

Besides the obvious areas Tottenham will need to strengthen this Summer, there’s a desperate need for an explosive impact sub to unlock games.

A lot will be written about and most likely spoken within the club of our need for a striker and possibly a tempo setting playmaker over the coming months. All of which is true and required but my feeling is that even if these two positions are solved, it will not necessarily be enough to guarantee Champions League football returning to White Hart Lane in 2014.

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Stubhub: Consumers welcome, supporters optional

Spurs fans in the stands

Last month the club confirmed the details of its partnership with Stubhub, an eBay-owned, secondary-market ticket broker. Total Tottenham’s Steve Maloney has examined the nature of this deal and its implications.

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A case for Tom Carroll

Tom Carroll in training

It’s clear for all to see that Spurs have been lacking a creative spark in midfield this season. We have a talented young playmaker coming up through the ranks in Tom Carroll, but many Spurs fans still seem unconvinced he is ready for the big time.

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Are we eternal pretenders?

Defoe misses chance

Another last chance, another indefinite outcome. But at least people were proud of the team. Oh, and Dawson took a ball to the face! Nights like Wednesday’s bring the dark cynic out of me. We had to win to keep

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