May 6, 2016

Tottenham closes in on Wembley move: F.A. boss

Tottenham Hotspur are a “long way” toward reaching an agreement that will allow them to play home games at Wembley Stadium in 2017-18, Football Association chairman Greg Dyke said Thursday. Dyke also suggested Spurs, whose White Hart Lane home in north London is just ...

Spurs stumble hands Leicester keys to title

Apr 26, 2016

Spurs stumble hands Leicester keys to title

Leicester is one victory from becoming one of the unlikeliest champions in English soccer history — a year after nearly being relegated from the Premier League. The path to the trophy became clearer Monday after closest challenger Tottenham was held to a 1-1 draw ...

Spurs thrash Stoke to narrow gap on Leicester

Apr 19, 2016

Spurs thrash Stoke to narrow gap on Leicester

Harry Kane and Dele Alli both scored twice Monday as Tottenham crushed Stoke 4-0 with a devastating attacking display to close the gap on Premier League leader Leicester to five points. Tottenham’s fearless performance was an emphatic response to Leicester dropping points in Sunday’s ...

Okazaki hails never-say-die Leicester after West Ham draw

Apr 18, 2016

Okazaki hails never-say-die Leicester after West Ham draw

Premier League-leading Leicester City saw its five-match winning streak halted on Sunday, but Japan striker Shinji Okazaki hailed his team’s battling 2-2 draw with West Ham United in a game that was riddled with controversial refereeing decisions. “I think that point was huge for ...

Leicester takes big step toward league title

Apr 4, 2016

Leicester takes big step toward league title

After a fourth successive 1-0 victory sent Leicester into a seven-point lead, some giddy fans started to unfurl Premier League “champions” scarves in the King Power Stadium. Although there are still six games remaining after Sunday’s gritty win over Southampton, celebrations are already under ...

Tottenham sweeps past West Ham to close in on top four

Nov 23, 2015

Tottenham sweeps past West Ham to close in on top four

England striker Harry Kane scored twice as Tottenham brushed aside London rival West Ham in a convincing 4-1 victory at White Hart Lane on Sunday. Although Spurs remain in fifth in the standings after the result, the north London team firmly reasserted its claim ...

Jul 8, 2015

NFL reaches 10-year stadium deal with Totttenham

The NFL says it will play at least two games per year at Premier League club Tottenham’s new stadium over a 10-year period. Tottenham’s new stadium is expected to open in the summer of 2018 and will feature a retractable grass field with an ...

Spurs legend Mackay, hero of 1961 squad, dies at age 80

Mar 3, 2015

Spurs legend Mackay, hero of 1961 squad, dies at age 80

Dave Mackay, described by Tottenham Hotspur as one of their greatest ever players and the heartbeat of their double-winning team of 1961, has died at age 80, the club announced on Monday. The barrel-chested midfielder won 22 caps for Scotland and was a Footballer ...

Aug 30, 2014

Stambouli set to join Tottenham

Tottenham Hotspur have agreed to a deal to sign former France under-21 midfielder Benjamin Stambouli from Montpellier, the French club said on Friday. “(Stambouli) will travel to London shortly to have a medical and finalize his contract,” Montpellier was quoted as saying in a ...