Jonathan Woodgate

Premier League: Team By Team Guide


Last season: 4th.

Transfers in: Gervinho (Lille, £10.5), Carl Jenkinson (Charlton). Out: Gaël Clichy (Manchester City, £7m), Mark Randall (Chesterfield, free), Tom Cruise (released), Denilson (Sao Paulo, season loan), Jay Emmanuel-Thomas (Ipswich).

Woodgate could make Potters debut in Europe

Stoke manager Tony Pulis is weighing up whether to give former England defender Jonathan Woodgate his competitive debut in tonight's Europa League third qualifying round first-leg tie against Hajduk Split at the Britannia Stadium.The 31-year-old joined the Potters on a pay-as-you-play deal this summer after making only four appearances in the last two seasons for Tottenham due to injury.

Stoke announce Woodgate signing

Stoke manager Tony Pulis today offered Jonathan Woodgate the chance to resurrect his football career but admitted he was taking a chance in signing the injury-plagued defender.

Redknapp needs two players to put Spurs on track for top four

Harry Redknapp is looking for "one or two players" in the summer as he tries to prepare his Tottenham squad for another push for the top four next season. Redknapp admitted that he needed players who would "make the difference", as Luis Suarez has at Liverpool since January, and said that he would "go abroad two or three times a week" in pursuit of talent.

Tottenham plan summer of rebuilding

Tottenham manager Harry Redknapp admits he has to find a couple of top-quality signings if they are to stand a chance of challenging for Champions League qualification next season.

Tottenham plan clear-out but hope to keep Gareth Bale

Instead of contemplating how to strengthen in preparation for a second season in the Champions League, Tottenham Hotspur are now steeling themselves for a summer clear-out while at the same time attempting to hang on to their prized asset Gareth Bale.

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Pienaar signs on with Spurs as Keane hits out at 'bizarre' Birmingham

Steven Pienaar has reached an agreement to join Tottenham Hotspur. The Everton midfielder, a transfer target for both Tottenham and Chelsea, made his decision clear on Twitter yesterday, and an official Spurs statement later confirmed they were "delighted" to have reached agreement with both Pienaar and Everton.