Andre Villas-Boas sacked: Which of the summer arrivals let the former Tottenham manager down?
We analyse the impact of the seven players brought in during the summer to fill a Gareth Bale shaped hole
James Mariner is a journalist who has been boring The Independent sports desk with mindless statistics since June 2007. Helping with various, wide-ranging desk duties (I made the tea once), supervising workies and the endless researching of panels, James has an unnatural love of all things football, and in particular the Europa League, being a Tottenham Hotspur supporter. He cites Brian Sears and Ledley King among his heroes and can even find something interesting in Burnley v Hull City. On a good day.
Monday 16 December 2013
Following the dismissal of Andre Villas-Boas, some of the blame for his departure has been laid at the feet of the summer arrivals at Tottenham.
Spurs went wild in the transfer market following the sale of Gareth Bale - but which of their new players has been worth the price tag?
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