Spurs – “Just give me the ball” – says Eriksen

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Tottenham Hotspur’s midfielder, Christian Eriksen has revealed that after 88mins were on the clock he urged his players to “just give him the ball”, according to BBC Sport. Eriksen bagged two goals against a resilient Sheffield United side, including an 87th minute free kick which sent Spurs to Wembley for the final of the Capital One Cup where they will …

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Tottenham – Spurs weighing up bid for Burnley starlet

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Spurs are said to be lining up a £5m bid for Burnley boy, Danny Ings according to the Mirror. Spurs may try and pinch Ings this month to bolster their attacking options. Additionally, Burnley may favour selling Ings now that face losing him in the summer for free as the England Under-21’s current Burnley deal expires at the end of …

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Swansea snap up England defender

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Swansea City have completed the signing of Tottenham and England full-back, Kyle Naughton according to Sky Sports. Swansea manager, Garry Monk says he is delighted with his new signing, “Kyle’s experienced at this level and brings Premier League pedigree. “He’s a good age for us, and we look for players who want to prove a point and are hungry to …

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Swansea City – Welsh side interested in this Championship full-back

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Swansea City are eyeing up a move for a full back to help bring cover and competition for Neil Taylor. Since the departure on Ben Davies last season, Taylor has had to hold the forte on the left wing. The Swans are said to be interested in 2 full backs according to reports from the Pink’un, Tottenham’s Kyle Naughton and …

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Tottenham’s Jan Vertonghen decides against new deal

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Tottenham Hotspurs defender Jan Vertonghen has revealed to Sky Sports that he has decided against signing a new deal with the club. The Belgian has lost his place in the starting XI in the past few weeks, but has not suggested this is linked with his decision.  “I am not signing. We agreed not to and I would prefer not to say …

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Theo Walcott to return in October for Arsenal

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Arsenal fans will delighted with the news that Theo Walcott will be returning to the first team scene in October. Walcott looks ready to come back from his 10 month lay from a serious knee injury. The winger injured his knee in Arsenal’s win over London rivals Tottenham in an FA Cup tie which saw the Gunners victorious. However, they …

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Top 5 transfers of deadline day

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There were a host of surprise signings and some top quality moving to the Premier League after last nights transfer deadline day antics. We take a look at the top 5 transfer of deadline day –  5. Abel Hernandez – Hull City –  Hull City have completed the signing of Abel Hernandez for an undisclosed fee, said to be around £9.5m …

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QPR complete signing of Sandro

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QPR have completed the signing of former Tottenham Hotspurs midfielder, Sandro, for a fee said to be around £6m. Redknapp is clearly identifying former players in which he has manager whom by can help stabilise his new club QPR to Premier League survival. Sandro, a defensive midfielder who protects the back four will help cement QPR’s midfield and defence against …

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Welbeck having medical at Arsenal

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Danny Welbeck is reportedly undergoing a medical at Arsenal after Sky Sports News HQ tweeted this: Sky Sources: Danny Welbeck having medical at Arsenal. #AFC #SSNHQ #SkyDeadlineDay — Sky Sports News HQ (@SkySportsNewsHQ) September 1, 2014 It is said that Arsenal and Spurs were both tracking the forward after United had said that he is surplus to requirements at Old …

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DONE DEAL – Spurs sign Benjamin Stambouli

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Tottenham have completed the signing of Montpellier defender, Benjamin Stambouli for a fee said to be in the region of £4.7m. Tipped with a move to Liverpool earlier in the summer, Stambouli never reached an agreement with the Reds and has now completed his move to White Hart Lane on deadline day. A player who can play in the centre of …

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Holtby leaves Spurs

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Lewis Holtby has once again left White Hart Lane on loan to pastures new. The German born midfielder has struggled to make a statement since joining from Schalke in 2013. A loan move to Fulham at the end of last season ended badly after Holtby couldn’t help the London club keep their heads above water and Fulham were duly relegated. …

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Spurs sign Federico Fazio

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Yesterday afternoon, Spurs completed the signing of Argentinian international and Sevilla defender, Federico Fazio, BBC Sport confirmed. Fazio has penned a four-year-deal with Tottenham after moving to the Premier League side for an undisclosed fee. The 27-year-old brings about some needed experience in Spurs back four after the loss of Michael Dawson who joined Hull City. Fazio, 27, has two …

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QPR & Palace looking to snap up Tottenham midfielder

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Premier League duo, QPR and Crystal Palace are eyeing up a move for Tottenham midfielder Lewis Holtby. The German international has been out of favour since his move from Schalke and now it appears he is ready to move club in order to gain more first team experience. Holtby was loaned out to Fulham at the end of last season …

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Spurs ready to off-load 11 players

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Spurs manager Mauricio Pochettino has indicated that he is ready to pull off a mass exodus with his squad to ensure all drift wood is exiled. Eleven players, that’s the number being floated about regarding how many players could be exiting White Hart Lane and England duo, Aaron Lennon and Andros Townsend are a part of the list. The Telegraph have …

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Tottenham ready to snap up English defender

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Tottenham are closing in on their third signing of the transfer window. Spurs have already lured in Swansea duo Michel Vorm and Ben Davies and they now look set to add Eric Dier to their collection. The England U-21 has rejected a new contract at Sporting Lisbon has he edges closer to a move to Tottenham. According to the Telegraph, Dier …

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Southampton midfielder vents his anger on Twitter

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6 years of an amazing journey #saintsfc DESTROYED in 1 hour !!! — Morgan Schneiderlin (@SchneiderlinMo4) July 29, 2014 Southampton midfielder, Morgan Schneiderlin took to social media to vent his anger after being told he was not allowed to leave St Mary’s. The French midfielder had been poised to join Spurs along with striker, Jay Rodriguez. The pair had been …

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Spurs closing in on Southampton duo

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Southampton’s mass exodus looks to continue as Spurs are closing in on Saints duo, Morgan Schneiderlin and Jay Rodriguez. Talks are ongoing between the two clubs and a fee is yet to be agreed. According to BBC Sport Schneiderlin and Rodriguez are ready to make the switch to London as Southampton’s depleting squad continues. Today, Calum Chambers left St. Mary’s to …

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Vertonghen buying into new Spurs set-up

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Jan Vertonghen has given Tottenham fans a boost today as he announced he is willing to sign a new contract with the club. The Belgian has been in high demand after impressing for club and country of late as whispers from Spanish giants, Barcelona have come calling for the defender. Despite those claims, Vertonghen is ready to put the rumours …

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Tottenham target Aston Villa star

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Tottenham have targeted Aston Villa’s Rob Vlaar as the ideal man to strengthen their defence. The Dutch defender has been heavily linked with a host of clubs after his impressive World Cup campaign with the Netherlands. Aston Villa are apparently unwilling to let their captain leave, however, Spurs may use Michael Dawson or Lewis Holtby as bait to help lure …

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Where next for Griezmann? Chelsea? Liverpool?

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Not surprisingly, after his impressive World Cup performance, several of the Premier League’s most high profile teams have been sniffing around Antoine Griezmann, Real Sociedad’s 21 year-old left-winger. Griezmann recently refused to sign a new contract at his current club (he has two years left) and the rumour is that the player’s buy out figure is £24 million. So who …

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