Oct 222014
 

Head coach Mauricio Pochettino accepts Tottenham are going through a “very tough period”, but believes something special is in the offing – with silverware not too far away The past few seasons have been turbulent at White Hart Lane, thanks in no small part to the club’s frantic search for a return to the Champions League. Harry Redknapp departed little more than a year on from taking Spurs to the quarter-final stage of the competition, while successors Andre Villas-Boas and Tim Sherwood paid for their inability to secure qualification. Pochettino, though, is not under the same pressure to secure immediate Champions League football, with the five-year deal handed to him in the summer by chairman Daniel Levy highlighting a longer-term focus

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Oct 222014
 

Tottenham head coach Mauricio Pochettino has rejected talk of an issue with Jan Vertonghen, insisting the Belgium defender remains happy at White Hart Lane The 27-year-old had been one of the first names on the team sheet ever since arriving from Ajax in 2012, yet has found it hard to pin down a regular first-team berth this term. Vertonghen’s place on the bench in Saturday’s 4-1 defeat at Manchester City reignited rumours that all may not be well between the defender and Pochettino – something both have downplayed in recent weeks

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Oct 212014
 

After a mixed opening to the 2014-15 season, Champions League football may seem a remote possibility for some supporters but Tottenham’s Argentinian winger Erik Lamela believes the club have a chance. In a wide ranging interview with the Evening Standard, our record signing also touched on the arrival of compatriot Maurico Pochettino as he looked ahead to the remainder of the campaign

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Oct 182014
 

El DT de Tottenham intentó explicar los motivos de la dura derrota ante Manchester City, pero terminó elogiando el partido del Kun, a quien ya había comparado con Mozart. Sergio Agüero tuvo una tarde soñada ante Tottenham . No solo fue la figura excluyente del partido, sino que, además, metió cuatro goles y alcanzó a Diego Costa como máximo goleador de la Premier League con nueve tantos en ocho fechas.

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Oct 182014
 

The manager said four goal-scorer Sergio Aguero wasn’t the only player deserving of praise after the 4-0 win over Tottenham. Manchester City manager Manuel Pellegrini hailed his whole team’s effort after a Sergio Aguero-inspired 4-1 win over Tottenham. The Argentina star hit all four goals for City — as well as missing a penalty — to preserve the champions’ run of fine recent form over the North London club.

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