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Aston Villa transfer news: Steve Bruce concedes Jack Grealish MUST be sold, with Tottenham Hotspur leading the way

Aston Villa transfer news: Steve Bruce concedes Jack Grealish MUST be sold, with Tottenham Hotspur leading the way

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HIT THE ROAD JACK The 22-year-old has been a star over the past three years for the Villans, but Financial Fair Play restrictions means they must sell Jack Grealish will be sold by Aston Villa in this summer transfer window, Steve Bruce has confirmed. After failing to gain promotion to the Premier League via the play-offs last season, the Villans were crippled by Financial Fair Play. Villa have to sell star man Grealish this summer In order to preserve the status, the Midlands-based side must sell their prized assets – with Grealish expected to lead the way. With nearly £40 million needed in cash injection, Bruce admitted he just hoped clubs act fast so the club can move on. “The first thing we have to address, before w...
Former Tottenham Hotspur defender Goran Bunjevcevic dies, aged 45

Former Tottenham Hotspur defender Goran Bunjevcevic dies, aged 45

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FOOTBALL MOURNS Ex-Spurs star suffered a stroke in April and had been in a coma Former Tottenham Hotspur star Goran Bunjevcevic has died at the age of 45, the club have confirmed. The ex-Yugoslavia international suffered a stroke in April and had been in a coma ever since. Former Tottenham Hotspur defender Goran Bunjevcevic. He joined Spurs in 2001 and spent five years with the club but only made 57 appearances for the club in all competitions with injuries several restricting the ball-playing defender’s opportunities in north London. We are deeply saddened to hear of the passing of our former player Goran Bunjevčević. The thoughts of everyone at the Club are with his friends and family at this extremely difficult time. pic....
Tottenham Hotspur FC news: Several clubs interested in Eriksen but player is focused on World Cup, says agent

Tottenham Hotspur FC news: Several clubs interested in Eriksen but player is focused on World Cup, says agent

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Tottenham star Christian Eriksen in action Saturday, June 2, 2018 Tottenham Hotspur maestro Christian Eriksen is only concentrating on becoming a father and the impending World Cup, according to the player’s agent. The Danish dynamo, who has arguably just had his finest season in a Spurs shirt, is attracting suitors in the shape of Real Madrid and Barcelona. Still only 26, it’s believe Real are considering him as a long-term Luka Modric replacement, but Tottenham are reluctant to do any deal, and will be looking to hand their star a new contract as his current one only has two years to run. But Spurs fans shouldn’t be too concerned at the moment, report the London Evening Standard. Asked about Eriksen’s future, his age...
Tottenham Hotspur FC news: Mauricio Pochettino backs 'fighter' Dele Alli to make his way back into Gareth Southgate's England squad

Tottenham Hotspur FC news: Mauricio Pochettino backs 'fighter' Dele Alli to make his way back into Gareth Southgate's England squad

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Alli silencing his critics at Stamford BridgeSunday, April 1, 2018Mauricio Pochettino tipped "fighter" Dele Alli to win back England boss Gareth Southgate's trust after the Tottenham star's match-winning double at Chelsea.Alli followed up being dropped for England's 1-1 draw with Italy by netting twice as Tottenham secured a first win at Stamford Bridge since 1990 in Sunday's Premier League clash.Pochettino insisted Spurs have achieved "nothing" despite opening up an eight-point gap on rivals Chelsea that all-but cements Tottenham's bid for a fourth-place finish that will secure Champions League qualification.The Spurs boss conceded Alli had faced a "tough period" in not featuring for England against Italy - but insisted he never doubted the 21-year-old's ability to bounce back."Dele is no...
Tottenham Hotspur FC news: Harry Winks thanks Mauricio Pochettino for trusting young English players

Tottenham Hotspur FC news: Harry Winks thanks Mauricio Pochettino for trusting young English players

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Harry Winks made his debut for England on SundayMonday, October 9, 2017Harry Winks has thanked Mauricio Pochettino for continuing to place his trust in young English talent.Winks made his England debut in Sunday's 1-0 win over Lithuania, turning in an eye-catching performance in midfield despite having only four Premier League starts under his belt.His integration in the first-team picture has been carefully handled by Pochettino, whose show of faith has helped spur the likes of Harry Kane, Dele Alli, Eric Dier and Danny Rose into the senior set-up.Winks is now angling to join his club-mates at next summer's World Cup and lays the credit at the door of his Argentinian boss."It's well known English players struggle to get opportunities in the Premier League, which is difficult for us," he s...