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Premier League round-up: Swansea batter sorry West Ham and Tottenham move within a point of Manchester United


Swansea soared out of the Premier League relegation zone with a 4-1 home win over West Ham, who lost defender Winston Reid to what appeared to be a serious injury. Carlos Carvalhal’s rejuvenated side took the lead after eight minutes through Ki Sung-yueng. Reid was then hurt following an awkward fall when clearing a Swansea corner. Following a lengthy delay ...

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FA Cup: Llorente hat-trick helps Spurs thump Rochdale


Tottenham reached the FA Cup quarter-finals after surviving a scare against League One Rochdale in a fifth-round replay littered with video assistant referee (VAR) controversies. Amid persistent snow at Wembley, Fernando Llorente scored a 12-minute hat-trick early in the second half after Rochdale’s Stephen Humphrys had cancelled out Son Heung-min’s opener. Son added the fifth and substitute Kyle Walker-Peters the ...

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Liverpool 2-2 Tottenham: Harry Kane rescues Spurs with landmark goal


Harry Kane scored his 100th Premier League goal as his last-gasp penalty rescued a 2-2 draw for Tottenham at Liverpool in a game that had a staggering conclusion. Kane saw his controversial 87th-minute spot-kick saved and that looked to prove costly when Mohamed Salah lit up Anfield with a sensational individual effort moments into added-on time. But Kane was given the chance to atone ...

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Champions League last 16 draw: Chelsea to face Barcelona, Tottenham to take on Juventus


Chelsea were handed the toughest test in the draw for the last 16 of the Champions League as they were paired with five-times European champions Barcelona. Having finished second in their group behind Roma, Antonio Conte’s men were hoping for a potential tie against Besiktas but instead came out against Lionel Messi’s band of superstars. Tottenham were also handed a ...

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Premier League round-up: Manchester United close gap at the top while Tottenham suffer more away day pain


Watford 2-4 Manchester United Manchester United moved within five points of league leaders Manchester City after coming through a late scare at Vicarage Road. Two goals from former Hornets winger Ashley Young and a strike from Anthony Martial handed the Red Devils a healthy half time advantage that looked set to seal a comprehensive win. But the hosts threatened a ...

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Tottenham’s Toby Alderweireld out until New Year with hamstring injury


Tottenham centre-back Toby Alderweireld will be out until the New Year with a hamstring injury, manager Mauricio Pochettino has confirmed. The Belgium international has not featured since November 1 when he was forced off with injury during Spurs‘ 3-1 Champions League win over Real Madrid. Pochettino revealed the 28-year-old is set to be sidelined for longer than first expected and is aiming to ...

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Kane, Guardiola and Valencia win September Premier League honours


Harry Kane’s September goal blitz has earned him the EA SPORTS Player of the Month award. The Tottenham Hotspur striker scored six goals in four appearances last month and wins the award for the fifth time, moving level with Wayne Rooney and Robin van Persie. Only Steven Gerrard, with six, has won the accolade on more occasions. The 24-year-old received ...

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Mauricio Pochettino’s call prompted Tottenham move – Llorente


Fernando Llorente says he joined Tottenham over Chelsea after a last-minute call from Mauricio Pochettino on Deadline Day. The Spanish striker had been a reported target for Chelsea head coach Antonio Conte after the pair worked together at Juventus, but joined Tottenham after Pochettino convinced him of the club’s ambition. Llorente made his first appearance for Tottenham on Wednesday night ...

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Former England defender Ugo Ehiogu dies

Ugo Ehiogu was capped four times by England (Image credit: Getty Images)

Former England and Aston Villa defender Ugo Ehiogu has died at the age of 44 after suffering a cardiac arrest at Tottenham’s training centre on Thursday. A Spurs statement said Ehiogu died in hospital in the early hours of Friday. Ehiogu, who was Spurs’ Under-23s coach, was capped four times by England. “Words cannot express the shock and sadness that ...

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