Own goal and Paulinho strike seal second win in a row for under-pressure Tottenham manager
One of the attractions of football for those who merely observe it is the way in which the fortunes of teams, managers and individual players can change so swiftly. For those directly involved, the transformation from despair to euphoria and vice-versa has to be dealt with in a mature manner, which is one reason why Andros Townsend of Tottenham and England comes across as wiser than his 22 years.
The winger has made an impression on the national side since breaking into the team
Manager, Roy Hodgson, wants positive start to calm nerves of players and spectators
Andre Villas-Boas confirmed today that Tottenham Hotspur will move to sign the Romanian defender Vlad Chiriches from Steau Bucharest before the transfer deadline on Monday, after his side beat Swansea City 1-0 at White Hart Lane.
The Welsh side play at home in the first leg
Holloway appeared to suggest his side hadn't been treated fairly
Midfielder claims his former manager didn't give him a fair chance and criticises Spurs' transfer policy for signing foreign players and selling developing English talent
Spurs exited the Europa League last night
Aggregate 4-4 (aet); Basel win 4-1 on penalties
Spurs have dropped points in recent home matches
Defender will appear in Under-21 match against West Ham tonight
A look ahead to tonight’s Group H fixture at the Stadio di Serravalle
Spurs lost 1-0 at White Hart Lane at the weekend
Spurs lost to Fulham at the weekend in what was a major blow to their top four ambitions
United manager admits to misgivings about his defender playing up to four games in 11 days