Jan Vertonghen

Eriksen Supreme but Pochettino Is Tottenham's Real Hero

Theo Delaney | Posted 01.04.2015 | UK Sport
Theo Delaney

In getting Spurs to the Capital One Cup final and keeping them in contention for the Europa League and a top four Premiership finish, Pochettino is having a remarkably good first season. To the more delusional Spurs fan this level of achievement might be considered par but given what he's had to contend with, it is much better than that.

Defoe Lurks After Spurs Roar Back Despite Defensive Discord

Theo Delaney | Posted 17.03.2015 | UK Sport
Theo Delaney

Attention shifts to the Saturday's match with Sunderland, a game Spurs must win to get the league campaign back on track. The Black Cats look just the sort of side that Spurs should sweep aside especially as they have found it very hard to get goals this season... Defoe tends to score on his debuts. If he does so on Saturday, we can expect the most muted of celebrations.

Tottenham Improve While Arsenal, Liverpool and Manchester United Stutter

Theo Delaney | Posted 22.02.2015 | UK Sport
Theo Delaney

An away win at high flying Swansea, an emphatic cup quarter final victory over Newcastle and, finally, the defeat of a lowly premier league team at home after the debacles against Stoke, West Brom and Palace have meant that Christmas has arrived slightly ahead of schedule for Tottenham fans.

Player Focus: Kane's Spurs Displays Giving Pochettino Selection Headache

Ben McAleer | Posted 27.01.2015 | UK Sport
Ben McAleer

Having developed statistically calculated strengths of 'finishing', 'dribbling' and 'holding on to the ball', Kane boasts the necessary attributes to link the midfield and attack. While he is unlikely to reach Ronaldo levels of excellence, as per Vertonghen's suggestion, Kane has started to realise his potential under Pochettino after rising to the fore under Tim Sherwood.

Expectation Management Is Fans' Best Policy as Arsenal v Tottenham Ordeal Looms

Theo Delaney | Posted 26.11.2014 | UK Sport
Theo Delaney

If the near-inevitable happens, the Tottenham faithful will find themselves wondering why Arsenal's dominance, which was close to total for twenty years before a brief spell of parity in the Redknapp/AVB era, appears to have returned so quickly. At least they wont have had any high hopes dashed.

It's A Knockout: Vertonghen Accidentally Hits Girl With Stray Pass

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 03.09.2014 | UK Sport

Jan Vertonghen didn't just experience that crushing, devastating feeling of hitting a stray pass that hit an unwitting victim, but he knocked them out...

Preview: Belgium vs Algeria

Daniel Tannenbaum | Posted 16.08.2014 | UK Sport
Daniel Tannenbaum

Belgium go into this match as firm favourites. With the depth in their squad and their current run of form, the Belgium boys will be hungry for their first competitive match in a major tournament in over a decade.

Samuel Luckhurst

What Must Pochettino Do To Revive Tottenham?

HuffingtonPost.com | Samuel Luckhurst | Posted 28.05.2014 | UK Sport

Mauricio Pochettino is the 10th man to manage Tottenham this century and although Daniel Levy gifted him a five-year contract, that is the only leeway...

Samuel Luckhurst

Chelsea 4-0 Tottenham: Spurs 'Lacked Pride,' Says Sherwood

HuffingtonPost.com | Samuel Luckhurst | Posted 08.03.2014 | UK Sport

Tim Sherwood accused his Tottenham side of lacking "gut" and "pride" after their 4-0 defeat at Chelsea. Chelsea 4-0 Tottenham: Tim Sherwood's Tacti...

Samuel Luckhurst

Chelsea 4-0 Tottenham: Sherwood's Tactical Anarchy Backfires

HuffingtonPost.com | Samuel Luckhurst | Posted 08.03.2014 | UK Sport

The last time Tottenham won at Stamford Bridge, Sinéad O'Connor was No.1 with Nothing Compares 2 U. As far as Premier League managers go, nobody comp...

Six Players United Need To Become Title Challengers Again

The Huffington Post UK | Samuel Luckhurst | Posted 28.02.2014 | UK Sport

David Moyes flew to Spain, Italy, France and Germany to scout potential Manchester United signings in January, yet it is looking doubtful he will have...

The Long Goodbye? Vertonghen Admits He Could Leave Spurs

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 24.02.2014 | UK Sport

Tottenham defender Jan Vertonghen has admitted he could leave White Hart Lane in the summer if the club fails to secure a Champions League spot. Sp...

Sandro, Paulinho, Vertonghen And Kaboul Back For Spurs (PICTURES)

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Sport

Sandro, Paulinho, Jan Vertonghen and Younés Kaboul gave Tottenham a quadruple boost as they returned from injury in a behind-closed-doors friendly at...

Samuel Luckhurst

United Lack Hunger, Vertonghen Should Be Banned, Not Torres And More

HuffingtonPost.com | Samuel Luckhurst | Posted 30.09.2013 | UK Sport

The Premier League is well underway now as West Brom recorded their first win at Old Trafford since the Three Degrees ran riot in December 1978 and As...

Samuel Luckhurst

'He Shouldn't Have Played This Game For Making The Aston Villa Player Naked'

HuffingtonPost.com | Samuel Luckhurst | Posted 28.09.2013 | UK Sport

André Villas-Boas lasted less than five minutes and José Mourinho went on for nearly 20. Press conference durations are not the only thing these two...

Careful Not To Show Any Cheek

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 25.09.2013 | UK Sport

As if a 4-0 home defeat wasn't bad enough for Aston Villa, striker Nicklas Helenius literally had his pants pulled down by Tottenham defender Jan Vert...

Jumping For Joy

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 10.03.2013 | UK Sport

Liverpool captain Steven Gerrard converted a late penalty for a 3-2 win against third-placed Tottenham. Spurs suffered their first league defeat of...

Summer Signings Helping Spurs Succeed

James Hunt | Posted 04.05.2013 | UK Sport
James Hunt

Gareth Bale may be the name on everyone's lips, or newspaper, app, radio or however else you keep up to date with football. While his recent run of form has been breathtaking, it's worth mentioning three players - all of whom arrived in the summer - who have been just as important.

Sigurdsson And Vertonghen Unveiled By Spurs

The Huffington Post UK | Samuel Luckhurst | Posted 12.07.2012 | UK Sport

Tottenham Hotspur finally unveiled new signings Gylfi Sigurdsson and Jan Vertonghen today. The duo, both signed this month, have been signed with a...

TRANSFER TALK AND GOSSIP: Modric Submits Request To Leave Spurs?

The Huffington Post UK | Samuel Luckhurst | Posted 02.07.2012 | UK Sport

Luka Modric seemed destined to leave Tottenham Hotspur the moment Didier Drogba caressed the ball into the back of Manuel Neuer's net to win the Champ...

United Going Japanese? (TRANSFER TALK AND GOSSIP)

The Huffington Post UK | Samuel Luckhurst | Posted 04.05.2012 | UK Sport

First there was Dong Fangzhuo, then there was Ji-Sung Park and now could there be Shinji Kagawa? United could make it an Asian trio after Borussia Dor...

The Italian Bob - Chelsea Line Up Di Matteo Full-Time?

The Huffington Post UK | Samuel Luckhurst | Posted 17.04.2012 | UK Sport

Roberto di Matteo is in danger of getting the Chelsea job, what with reaching the Champions semi-final and FA Cup final, and has he now been interview...