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Chelsea, Spurs managers unhappy with VAR

Soccer Jan 9, 2019

Chelsea, Spurs managers unhappy with VAR

By improving the accuracy of refereeing decisions, video review was meant to cut out moaning from coaches. The Tottenham and Chelsea managers have other ideas. Mauricio Pochettino's Tottenham benefited from a VAR decision on Tuesday — with Harry Kane winning and converting a penalty in ...

Spurs boost hopes for Champions League spot

Soccer May 1, 2018

Spurs boost hopes for Champions League spot

Tottenham regained its five-point cushion over Chelsea in the race for Champions League qualification by beating Watford 2-0 on Monday, with Harry Kane netting the second goal to keep alive his chances of being the English Premier League top scorer. Dele Alli opened the scoring ...

Record-breaker Harry Kane eclipses Lionel Messi in Tottenham win

Soccer Dec 27, 2017

Record-breaker Harry Kane eclipses Lionel Messi in Tottenham win

Tottenham Hotspur's Harry Kane became Europe's most lethal marksman of 2017 with a second hat-trick in four days to break a 22-year-old Premier League record as his side thumped Southampton 5-2 on Tuesday. Another young England striker was also among the goals as Jesse Lingard ...

Soccer May 19, 2017

Kane scores four as Spurs thrash Leicester

A rampant Harry Kane netted four goals and livewire Son Heung-min scored twice as Tottenham Hotspur thrashed Leicester City 6-1 in an action-packed Premier League clash on Thursday. The match was a effectively a dead rubber with Spurs already assured of finishing second behind champions ...

Chelsea shrugs off Costa's absence

Soccer Jan 15, 2017

Chelsea shrugs off Costa's absence

Chelsea made light of striker Diego Costa's absence to extend its lead at the top of the Premier League to seven points on Saturday with a 3-0 win at champion Leicester City. After a Harry Kane-inspired Tottenham Hotspur and a ruthless Arsenal side kept up ...

Iceland scores epic victory over England in shocker

Soccer Jun 28, 2016

Iceland scores epic victory over England in shocker

Iceland pulled off one of the biggest shocks in European Championship history by beating England 2-1 in the round of 16 on Monday, continuing the astonishing run of the smallest nation at the tournament. England slumped to its most embarrassing loss in a generation after ...