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The Outsiders: Understanding Tottenham Hotspur's Daring Rebuilding Project

Soccer is a world of haves and have-nots. The richest teams in the world, by and large, are also the most successful. For the Real Madrids, …

ESPN FC United Blog Blog - ESPN FC

2 days ago<p>FLORENCE, Italy -- Thousands of mourners tied their purple Fiorentina scarves tight against the chill and crowded together in the piazza …

Erik Lamela's skills will endear him to Tottenham fans who love a dribbler

The great Francesco Totti has stated that Lamela could become his heir – but the Argentinian might just be the new Gareth Bale<p>This time Tottenham did not take any chances. After seeing Willian slip through their fingers despite having already taken a medical in north London, the club made sure that …

Gareth Bale Bale ready to snub £80m Madrid move and fire Spurs into the Champions League

Bale ready to snub £80m Madrid move and fire Spurs into the Champions League as agent sits down with AVB to discuss new deal<p>By<p>Gareth Bale is ready to …

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Tottenham ready move for 'next Ronaldo'

<b>Tottenham’s technical director Franco Baldini is prepared to make a firm offer for Real Betis winger Alvaro Vadillo, according to the Daily …

Stoke eye Defoe deal

Stoke City manager Mark Hughes is weighing up a bid for Tottenham striker Jermain Defoe, but chairman Peter Coates will have to be convinced about …

Tottenham given hope in chase for Real Madrid's Jese Rodriguez

Reported Tottenham target Jese Rodriguez is not certain to stay at Real Madrid due to a lack of first-team chances.<p>Jese Rodriguez: Linked with a …

Tottenham Transfers: No Need to Pjanic, Roma Are Looking to Sell

Among the many names that have cropped up in Tottenham transfer circles—from Henrikh Mkhitaryan to Burak Yilmaz, David Villa to Roberto Soldado and so on—one thing has been common among them: goals.<p>An area that seems to have gotten little attention until the <i>Mail</i> brought it up Friday was the …

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Tottenham Hotspur Transfer News: How Paulinho Will Change the Way Spurs Play

A key signing by all respects, the latest round of transfer news sees Tottenham Hotspur's confirmation of the signing of Brazil's Confederations Cup star, Paulinho. According to David Ornstein of BBC Sport, the move was sealed for a fee in the region of £17 million.<p>As Andre Villas-Boas prepares for …

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Tottenham Hotspur Confirm Signing of Brazil International Midfielder Paulinho

Tottenham Hotspur have completed the signing of Paulinho from Corinthians, according to the official club website.<p>BBC Sport's David Ornstein reports the Brazil international has joined Spurs for a fee in the region of £17 million after passing his medical with the club.<p>The 24-year-old, who was part …

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Halilovic and Jedvaj – future Tottenham superstars?

6/7/2013 | 11:38am<p>When a club decides to fork out just over £17m, the incoming players usually create an atmosphere of anticipation and excitement …

David Villa's understated majesty is a model for a modern superstar

It has been a good week for football, at a time of year when often the only good football is no football at all. Instead, consigned to its summer …

The very latest Mega leak New Shirt peek - Harry Hotspur

Good morning to you and those you call your own. The ‘reveal’ of the new shirt is only days away now. In fact, it’s 3 days away. Some truly abysmal …

Brazil midfielder Paulinho undergoing a medical at Tottenham

Brazil midfielder Paulinho has undergone a medical ahead of his proposed transfer to Tottenham.<p>Paulinho is undergoing medical with Tottenham<p>The …

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Barcelona to Tease Tottenham With David Villa, Possible Wayne Rooney Makeweight

Remember a week ago when it seemed Arsenal were at the mercy of Real Madrid when it involved Gonzalo Higuain? Replace Arsenal with Tottenham, Real Madrid with Barcelona and Higuain with David Villa and the story repeats itself.<p>Catalan-based <i>Sport</i> is of the mind that, once Wayne Rooney decides to …

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Striker bid 100% in - Harry Hotspur

Adebayor could be off. Turkish football.com carry a quote from Beşiktaş board member, Ahmet Kavalcı:<p><i>We are definitely interested in him Adebayor and</i> …

What Signing Paulinho Means for Clint Dempsey's Future at Tottenham

Link to Media<p>The big news coming out of White Hart Lane with the opening of the summer transfer window this week was the completion of the signing of Brazilian star Paulinho from Corinthians.<p>Paulinho was on Tottenham's radar before the beginning of the Confederations Cup and he thoroughly impressed …

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Tottenham new-boy Paulinho delighted with Lampard comparison

The Premier League-bound Brazil international is adamant he will not shy away from being likened to Chelsea's all-time top scorer, who he considers a 'huge phenomenon'<p>Prospective Tottenham signing Paulinho insists he is motivated by comparisons to Chelsea's "incredible" midfielder Frank Lampard.<p>The …

Striking a Deal: Values of Tottenham's Primary Forward Targets

After splashing out a cool £17 million for a midfielder who has caught the imagination of Tottenham fans everywhere, it appears the next item up for bids will be to secure a forward or two.<p>Names have been floated, dashed and floated again as three prime candidates seem to have come to the fore of …

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Tottenham's Sandro ready to welcome Paulinho to White Hart Lane

Tottenham midfielder Sandro believes the arrival of Paulinho will help them challenge for Champions League football.<p>Paulinho: Brazil international …

Tottenham swoop for Valencia's Roberto Soldado

According to reports, Tottenham Hotspur are set to make a £17 million move for Valencia's Roberto Soldado. Now, before we get to excited about this, …

Brassell on Villa’s imminent Tottenham move

European football journalist Andy Brassell joins Mark Saggers and Brian Moore to detail all the latest transfer news from Europe’s top clubs.<p>Brassell …

Spurs Hoping Paulinho Continues Meteoric Rise at White Hart Lane

Three-and-a-half years ago, Paulinho was playing second-division football at Bragantino, having recently returned to Brazil following an 18-month stint between clubs in Poland and Lithuania.<p>Awkwardly located between a generation of Brazilian footballers that made its way to Europe as teenagers and …

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Paulinho confirms he is leaving Corinthians to join Tottenham

Brazil international midfielder Paulinho has confirmed he is leaving Corinthians to join Tottenham in a £17million deal.<p>Paulinho: Has confirmed …

Paulinho set to join Spurs

In a teary press conference, Paulinho said goodbye to Corinthians on Monday. He is expected to sign for Tottenham Hotspur for a transfer fee of …

Tottenham Hotspur Squad Breakdown: Depth Chart

Today is July 1st and that means that the transfer window is officially open. Yes, players can now officially join new clubs. Obviously, this doesn't …

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