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On a road to nowhere? Why Spurs are at a crossroads

Walker, Capoue, Holtby looking devastated

After the sacking of AndrĂ© Villas-Boas it is hard to deny Spurs are in a deep crisis. But haven’t we been here time and time again? Spurs were battered twice in the space of three weeks. Getting hit for six

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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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Levy’s Transfer Strategy – Part 2

Daniel Levy

Part 2 of Levy’s Transfer Strategy will delve further into the 12 secrets of the transfer market along the lines of the critically acclaimed book Soccernomics.

By using these transfer principles we try to get a better understanding of how Tottenham Hotspur, and chairman Daniel Levy in particular, have sculpted the club’s transfer strategy and conducted business in the transfer market.

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Levy’s Transfer Strategy – Part 1

Daniel Levy

Twice a year, on the 1st of January and the 1st of July when the transfer windows open, Spurs fans line up excitedly with baited breath, hoping that the new window will represent the water shed moment whereby we finally dig into our coffers and buy those 1-2 players to push us on to the very top level.

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