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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
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...
Tottenham FC transfer news: Barcelona tipped to launch stunning £135m move for Dele Alli

Tottenham FC transfer news: Barcelona tipped to launch stunning £135m move for Dele Alli

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Dele Alli is reportedly on Barcelona's radarMonday, October 9, 2017Barcelona are ready to move for Tottenham star Dele Alli after missing out on Philippe Coutinho, according to reports in Spain.Alli is regarded as one of the hottest young prospects in European football, having starred for Spurs since joining from MK Dons in 2015.The 21-year-old has also become a key man for England and has already collected 22 international caps.Real Madrid are reportedly keeping close tabs on the young star and Spanish publication Sport has now revealed that Barcelona are keen.Barca are searching for a new playmaker having failed to tempt Liverpool into selling Coutinho in the summer and are said to have switched their attentions to Alli.The Spanish giants reportedly believe they can tempt Alli to th...
Tottenham boss Mauricio Pochettino happy to give Moussa Sissoko second chance

Tottenham boss Mauricio Pochettino happy to give Moussa Sissoko second chance

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Mauricio Pochettino admits Tottenham were open to offers for Moussa Sissoko last summer as the midfielder wanted to boost his chances of representing France at the World Cup.Sissoko could not find a buyer, however, and has instead enjoyed an encouraging start to his second season under Pochettino, offering hope he can put behind him a disappointing opening campaign.After joining for a club-record £30million on the last day of the transfer window, Sissoko struggled to adjust last year and the 28-year-old went on to make only eight starts in the Premier League.He has posted four already this term, four months after telling L'Equipe he hoped Tottenham would allow him to leave following the "worst season of his career". Pochettino concedes he was also prepared to cut his losses."That is the sa