Sport Ben Davies is closing in on a move to Tottenham

The 21-year-old is to undergo a medical with the London club

Tim Sherwood (right) with the supporter sitting in the dugout

Tim Sherwood dugout fan: 'I just told him to make a few substitutions...and I kept the gilet!'

Funny incident happened during Spurs' 3-0 win over Aston Villa

Tim Sherwood looks on from the bench alongside coach Les Ferdinand

Tottenham manager Tim Sherwood: 'How on earth did people think we would finish fourth without Gareth Bale?'

Spurs manager is expected to be relieved of his duties this summer

Emmanuel Adebayor salutes the crowd after scoring for Tottenham

Tottenham 3 Aston Villa 0 match report: Tim Sherwood puts a fan in hot seat – but who will be there next season?

It is expected to be the manager's last game in charge of Spurs

Tim Sherwood could well take charge of Tottenham for the final time

Tottenham Hotspur v Aston Villa: Premier League match preview

A look ahead to this Sunday's Premier League fixture at White Hart Lane

Felix Magath slams Lewis Holtby loan move after claiming 'he is not a fighter' and feels he was too soft on players after Fulham were relegated

Holtby joined the Cottagers on loan from Tottenham in January but was unable to save Fulham from relegation to the Championship

Tim Sherwood

Tim Sherwood likens lack of respect at Tottenham to that of a 'supply teacher'

Sherwood is expected to be replaced in the summer having worked under intense speculation over a replacement in recent weeks

The 20 most shocking moments of the 2013/14 Premier League season

From sackings to ill-advised tweets and appointing work experience kids to headbutts, it's been a vintage season

Paulinho v Ashley Westwood: Head-to-head analysis ahead of the clash between Tottenham Hotspur and Aston Villa

Check out all the vital statistics concerning the two sides' players ahead of this weekend's Premier League meeting at White Hart Lane


Chelsea transfer news: Tottenham's Paulinho seeking reported move to Chelsea after World Cup

Midfielder is believed to be keen on a White Hart Lane exit with Chelsea keeping an eye on the Brazilian at this summer's showpiece tournament in Brazil

Sandro told ESPN Brazil that Tim Sherwood will leave the club

Tim Sherwood leaving Tottenham will spur Sandro on to better things, says Brazilian

Midfielder tells ESPN Brazil that there will be a new Spurs boss next season

Marc Overmars (left) and Frank de Boer look on from the Ajax dugout
Steven Gerrard looks on after the 3-3 draw with Crystal Palace

Tottenham Twitter account hacked: Club apologise over video post mocking Liverpool captain Steven Gerrard

Spurs have issued an apology and have said that the post, which was immediately deleted, was not made by anyone within the club

Theo Walcott makes a 2-0 gesture as Arsenal parade around the Emirates after their final home game of the season

Theo Walcott mocks Tottenham once again as Arsenal players parade around the pitch

The England forward re-enacted his '2-0' gesture

Stewart Downing celebrates with Andy Carroll and Mark Noble after scoring West Ham's second in the 2-0 win over Tottenham

West Ham 2 Tottenham 0: Kevin Nolan happy with 'fantastic' display as Hammers turnaround fortunes with 'deserved' victory

An own goal from Harry Kane was compounded when the Spurs' wall capitulated to let Stewart Downing's free-kick beat Hugo Lloris and secure the win

West Ham players celebrate after Andy Carroll gives them the lead against Tottenham

West Ham 2 Tottenham 0 match report: Relieved Sam Allardyce beats Tim Sherwood in the ‘P45 derby’

Calls for Allardyce to be sacked were quietened through victory over 10-man Spurs as Younes Kaboul red sees Tim Sherwood's future looking bleak

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Mohamed Salah will not have to serve military service in Egypt
Midfielder's future at Chelsea was up in the air after he faced military service back in Egypt, but Prime Minister Ibrahim Mahlab has intervened to resolve the issue
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Manchester City striker breaks foot
Newcastle manager Alan Pardew signs a Newcastle fans' shirt on the pre-season tour in New Zealand
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Haris Vukcic apologised for this selfie aboard a plane bound for New Zealand
Haris Vuckic posted a picture of him boarding a plane just a day after two fans were killed in the Malaysian Airlines plane crash
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Phone hacking scandal special report: The slide into crime at the 'News of the World'

The hacker's tale: the slide into crime at the 'News of the World'

Glenn Mulcaire was jailed for six months for intercepting phone messages. James Hanning tells his story in a new book. This is an extract
We flinch, but there are degrees of paedophilia

We flinch, but there are degrees of paedophilia

Child abusers are not all the same, yet the idea of treating them differently in relation to the severity of their crimes has somehow become controversial
The truth about conspiracy theories is that some require considering

The truth about conspiracy theories is that some require considering

For instance, did Isis kill the Israeli teenagers to trigger a war, asks Patrick Cockburn
Alistair Carmichael: 'The UK as a whole is greater than the sum of its parts'

Alistair Carmichael: 'The UK as a whole is greater than the sum of its parts'

Meet the man who doesn't want to go down in history as the country's last Scottish Secretary
Legoland Windsor's master model-makers reveal the tricks of their trade (including how to stop the kids wrecking your Eiffel Tower)

Meet the people who play with Lego for a living

They are the master builders: Lego's crack team of model-makers, who have just glued down the last of 650,000 bricks as they recreate Paris in Windsor. Susie Mesure goes behind the scenes
The 20 best days out for the summer holidays: From Spitfires to summer ferry sailings

20 best days out for the summer holidays

From summer ferry sailings in Tyne and Wear and adventure days at Bear Grylls Survival Academy to Spitfires at the Imperial War Museum Duxford and bog-snorkelling at the World Alternative Games...
Open-air theatres: If all the world is a stage, then everyone gets in on the act

All the wood’s a stage

Open-air productions are the cue for better box-office receipts, new audiences, more interesting artistic challenges – and a picnic
Rand Paul is a Republican with an eye on the world

Rupert Cornwell: A Republican with an eye on the world

Rand Paul is laying out his presidential stall by taking on his party's disastrous record on foreign policy
Self-preservation society: Pickles are moving from the side of your plate to become the star dish

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Pickles are moving from the side of your plate to become the star dish
Generation gap opens a career sinkhole

Britons live ever longer, but still society persists in glorifying youth

We are living longer but considered 'past it' younger, the reshuffle suggests. There may be trouble ahead, says DJ Taylor