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Tottenham 0-1 Manchester City: Riyad Mahrez goal sends City back to the top of the Premier League

Tottenham 0-1 Manchester City: Riyad Mahrez goal sends City back to the top of the Premier League

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AWAY TRIUMPH Pep Guardiola's side were not affected by the poor Wembley pitch on Monday night Manchester City overcame a sticky Wembley pitch to return the top of the Premier League with a 1-0 win over Tottenham. The playing surface at the national stadium was in a poor condition due to Sunday’s NFL game between the Jacksonville Jaguars and the Philadelphia Eagles but that did not bother City as Riyad Mahrez’s sixth-minute goal proved enough. Riyad Mahrez celebrated his goal by pointing to the heavens The visitors needed only six minutes to prove playing on the surface was not going to be a problem as they raced into the lead with a goal that seemed far too easy. Kieran Trippier failed to deal with a long ball, which Sterling race...
Transfer news and rumours: Paul Pogba latest, Man United manager update, Tottenham contract boost, plus more

Transfer news and rumours: Paul Pogba latest, Man United manager update, Tottenham contract boost, plus more

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GOSSIP A round up of the latest transfer news and rumours from Sunday's newspapers and online... Here’s a round up of the latest news and rumours from Sunday’s newspapers and online… Manchester City are set to beat Tottenham to the signing of Ajax and Netherlands midfielder Frenkie de Jong, who is also interesting Barcelona. (Daily Star Sunday) Former Chelsea boss Antonio Conte and Juventus coach Max Allegri have been identified as candidates to take over from Jose Mourinho as Manchester United manager next year. (Sunday Express) DC United’s former England striker Wayne Rooney will turn down any offers to return to the Premier League during the...
If Harry Kane does not move to Real Madrid within the next two years he will never leave Tottenham Hotspur, claims Lothar Matthaus

If Harry Kane does not move to Real Madrid within the next two years he will never leave Tottenham Hotspur, claims Lothar Matthaus

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move it! The 1990 World Cup winner believes Kane is ready to play for Los Blancos now but needs to try and make a move happen if he wants to leave Spurs Harry Kane should move to Real Madrid within the next two years if he wants to play for the LaLiga giants in his career, according to Germany great Lothar Matthaus. The Tottenham striker has been linked with a Bernabeu transfer in recent years thanks to his splendid form for the Premier League club and England. Kane has 146 goals in 187 games for Spurs Kane and Spurs have a crunch Champions League match at PSV Eindhoven – a game you can listen to live on talkSPORT –  on Wednesday night knowing anything other than a win will effectively end their hopes of reaching the last 16....
Brighton vs Tottenham: Live talkSPORT commentary, kick-off time and team news for clash at the Amex Stadium

Brighton vs Tottenham: Live talkSPORT commentary, kick-off time and team news for clash at the Amex Stadium

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LISTEN LIVE Spurs are looking to bounce back after three defeats on the spin in all competitions - and you can hear it live on talkSPORT After a strong start, it’s all gone a bit pear-shaped for Spurs. Mauricio Pochettino’s side have lost three on the spin to Watford, Liverpool and Inter – but will be hopeful of getting back to winning ways at Brighton. Getty Pochettino saw his side throw away a lead against Inter It will be far from easy at the Amex, where the hosts have already beaten Manchester United this season. And Chris Hughton’s side demonstrated their fighting spirit after coming from behind to draw with Southampton on Monday night. What time is kick-off? This is the early-evening offering in the Pre...
Tottenham Hotspur transfer news: Toby Alderweireld ready to run down Spurs deal to force Manchester United move

Tottenham Hotspur transfer news: Toby Alderweireld ready to run down Spurs deal to force Manchester United move

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LET ME LEAVE Centre-back frozen out last season after rejecting new deal and is set on an Old Trafford switch, but Spurs are demanding up to £75m for his services Toby Alderweireld will run down his Spurs contract and demand a move away if his club do not let him join Manchester United, according to reports. The Belgian centre-back refused to sign a new £130,000-a-week deal last season and has been an outcast since, but Spurs still want £75million for him, which has put United off a deal. Alderweireld’s time at Spurs appears to be over Alderweireld, 29, is desperate for a United move and will turn down any other interested parties, according to the Mirror. His current Spurs deal has only 11 months to run, but the club ...