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Tottenham see off League Two Newport at Wembley

Tottenham see off League Two Newport at Wembley

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Media playback is not supported on this device Tottenham Hotspur cruised into the fifth round of the FA Cup with a comfortable 2-0 victory over League Two side Newport County at Wembley.Spurs needed a late Harry Kane goal to rescue a 1-1 draw in the first meeting, but never looked in danger in the replay once Moussa Sissoko's cross diverted in off Newport's Dan Butler.A fine finish from Erik Lamela gave Mauricio Pochettino's side a comfortable advantage at the interval that they never looked like surrendering.There are 75 places between Spurs and the Exiles but there were no scares for the hosts this time around with the gulf in class obvious as the Premier League side strolled through to a fifth-round visit to Rochdale.Newport showed tr...
Arsenal FC transfer news: Gunners and Tottenham will fail with any last minute bids Malcom, say Bordeaux

Arsenal FC transfer news: Gunners and Tottenham will fail with any last minute bids Malcom, say Bordeaux

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Bordeaux star MalcomMonday, January 29, 2018Arsenal and Tottenham target Malcom will not leave Bordeaux before Wednesday's transfer deadline.That is according to the French club's president, Stephane Martin, who is adamant the side's star forward will not be sold this month.Malcom has been attracting interest from both Arsenal and Tottenham after putting in some eye-catching performances in France.The 20-year-old has struck eight times in Ligue 1 this season and it looked as though he could be heading to either one of the Premier League's north London clubs for around £40million.But now Martin has revealed that any deal for the Brazilian is off the table and he will not be sold during the current transfer window."There is no shadow of ambiguity, Malcom stays at Bordeaux," Martin told Frenc
Man City 4-1 Tottenham: Pep Guardiola hails rampant Blues for beating ‘one of the strongest teams in the Premier League’

Man City 4-1 Tottenham: Pep Guardiola hails rampant Blues for beating ‘one of the strongest teams in the Premier League’

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Manchester City manager Pep Guardiola believes his side hurdled a major obsticle by easing past Tottenham 4-1 at the Etihad Stadium.The runaway Premier League leaders went 14 points clear at the top with their 16th consecutive league victory, which they sealed in fine style with goals from Ilkay Gundogan, Kevin De Bruyne and two from Raheem Sterling.Ahead of the game many tipped Spurs to be the team to end City's incredible winning run, having last dropped points against Everton in August, but Mauricio Pochettino's men were ultimately humbled by the hosts.And Guardiola hailed his side for dismantling 'one of the strongest teams in the Premier League’ in such a fashion."It was solid, it was good," said the Spaniard."Against a team demanding to be so intense without the ball becaus
Transfer news: Tottenham targeting move for Spanish starlet Mikel Oyarzabal

Transfer news: Tottenham targeting move for Spanish starlet Mikel Oyarzabal

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Mikel Oyarzabal in action for Spain Under-21sMonday, November 13, 2017Tottenham are set to enter the race for highly-rated Spanish winger Mikel Oyarzabal, according to reports.The 20-year-old, who currently plays for Real Sociedad, has been in scintillating form in La Liga so far this season, having netted seven goals in 11 appearances in all competitions.This has led to speculation linking the Spaniard with a big-money move to the Premier League, with Spurs eyeing a potential January swoop.According to Calciomercato, Mauricio Pochettino will launch a January bid for Oyarzabal as the Argentinean seeks to add further attacking quality to his ranks.Sociedad are unwilling to part with their prized asset, meaning the north Londoners will most likely have to pay over the odds to secure the youn...
Tottenham v Bournemouth: Spurs' secret weapon in attack

Tottenham v Bournemouth: Spurs' secret weapon in attack

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Harry Kane and Kieran Trippier could be the link-up Tottenham need to get past a Bournemouth side who should let their hosts dictate the play at Wembley. Here are the key stats you need to know ahead of the game... Tottenham boast a W3 D1 L1 record from their five previous meetings with BournemouthTottenham have enjoyed facing Bournemouth over the past two seasons. Since the Cherries were promoted Spurs have scored 12 goals in four games against them, conceding just once. Bournemouth’s sole positive was a 0-0 draw at Dean Court last season. Spurs have been scoring freely this term, while Bournemouth have conceded 11 in seven games and sit 19th in the table. It’s hard to see how the Cherries will keep out the in-form Harry Kane on Saturday. Tottenham to win at 1/5Tottenham have fa