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Tottenham: Vertonghen latest; Spurs a family affair for Pochettino; midfielder leaves; bids rejected for defender

The news emerging from White Hart Lane on Wednesday morning will be that of a bitter blow for Tottenham fans and for manager Mauricio Pochettino as defender Jan Vertonghen looks set for a lengthy spell on the sidelines with injury. Scans revealed the full extent of the injury to be ankle ligament damage, sustained by the Belgian after rolling his …

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How can Tottenham cope with Jan Vertonghen’s two-month injury lay-off?

Tottenham have been the form team of the Premier League during their recent run, which included an impressive victory over league leaders Chelsea. They have changed to a 3-4-2-1 and it has been successful, maintaining their defensive solidarity, while improving their attack in the process. However, they were dealt a blow on Tuesday as it was confirmed Jan Vertonghen would …

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Could Tottenham's 23-year-old defender be heading to Manchester City?

Tottenham defender Ben Davies is a surprise target for Manchester City according to reports in The Sun, during the weekend. Pep Guardiola has identified the Welsh international as the perfect player to help reinforce City’s soft defensive core and is preparing to make a £20,000,000 bid. Davies is now into his third season at White Hart Lane having joined Tottenham …

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Tottenham: Concerns over Vertonghen; Pochettino on interest for stars; defender wanted

Despite another wonderful win for Tottenham, the latest coming after a 4-0 dismantling of West Bromwich Albion at White Hart Lane, manager Mauricio Pochettino’s biggest concern will be the injury sustained by key defender Jan Vertonghen, who left the pitch in tears after turning over his left-ankle just after the interval.   “We need to wait for tomorrow and Monday …

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Three things we learnt from Tottenham's 4-0 victory over West Brom

Harry Kane scored a hat-trick as Tottenham easily saw off West Bromwich Albion at White Hart Lane on Saturday. The England striker now has 12 goals to his name this season but it was Tottenham’s dominant all-round team display that will receive the plaudits over the weekend. The home side ruthlessly dismantled West Brom and the abundance of quality and …

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The worrying statistic behind Vincent Janssen’s goal-scoring struggles for Tottenham

The transition to the Premier League is never easy as one might expect, and perhaps no new signing has struggled to adapt more this season, than Tottenham summer signing Vincent Janssen.   Janssen, signed for £17 million from AZ Alkmaar, has experienced a torrid start to life in England, scoring just a single Premier League goal in 15 appearances. Compare this to the 27 …

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Will Stoke City win the race for West Brom's out of favour forward?

Stoke City have resumed their pursuit for estranged West Bromwich Albion forward Saido Berahino according to multiple media outlets across the United Kingdom. Sky Sports News have reported that The Potters have made The Baggies a significant offer for the 23-year-old striker, although sources appear to suggest that any agreement remains some way off due to a contrast in each …

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