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Manchester City vs. Tottenham Hotspur.

Being the only remaining unbeaten side in the Premiership after ten games is hardly cause for major concern at Man City, though if we believe the media, Eastlands isn't a happy place at the moment. A likelihood to again fall at the first hurdle of Europe's premier competition and getting more than their fair share of lucky breaks domestically, is an indication that City are not playing anywhere near the level they were last season, but the fact that they are still sitting so close to the top of the table makes them a force to be reckoned with.

What interests me is how they are handling the pressure of being Champions and also coping with the supposed big egos within the squad. On the face of things, they don't seem to be coping very well, as several key players from last season seems to be well below their outstanding form of last season and we recently heard a few comments about them being a team of individuals as opposed to being a united team. That might be harsh, but when I have seem them, they certainly don't look as solid in defence or as devastating in attack, though the record states that they have had the most shots on target and had the least against them, so theory might be riding their luck at times, but equally is their season one of winning when not playing well actually a good sign and woe betide the team they face when they actually click..

Spurs on the other hand, have their own problems and question marks, but I do wonder if it is games like this where we will actually see them play at their best? Is there also an argument that the team are playing with greater freedom away from WHL as well? A first win in years at Old Trafford is not a true indication of a great season or a team that is better away from home, but looking at the table and also the games themselves, it seems clear that Spurs have not only earned more away points than home ones, but have scored more and conceded less, whilst also seeming much more comfortable in their way of playing. Maybe we can blame a negative home crowd for heaping more pressure of the team or perhaps it is the anti Semitic chants that upset the players and put them off their game …

As for team news, Spurs will be hoping that Sandro is fit to start, but after Thursdays promising performance, could we see Tom Carroll partner our Beast from Brazil and be a better pairing than with Huddlestone, who though has played well, is more pedestrian that our Mini Modric. Carroll over Hudd seems unlikely, especially after Tom received such positive praise from AVB, but would any of us be too upset to see Carroll get his first Prem start, even if it is such a big game?

What is the most interesting selection dilemma, is whether we retain Thursdays 4-4-2 or go back to the more used 4-2-3-1? Though I have a feeling it will be one of Defoe or Adebayor and not both, I do feel that we should go with both, and I actually felt that though they didn't seem to obviously spark off of each other in nice little one-twos and flick ons, there seemed to be a clever switching of roles, with each taking turns to drop deep, which must be a nightmare for a defence to mark, especially as they are such different players with different strengths.

City are sure to start as big favourites and will also have the big advantage of having two extra days rest from their European adventures, but it will have been Tottenham that had the better feeling following those games and perhaps AVB looking to take the game to City is exactly what we need and they will fear and I wonder if a fit again Maicon will feel he is better waiting another week before making his home City debut. Leave Bale to Pablo Zabaleta to deal with.

I can see AVB retaining a more cautious approach and going with a side of Friedel, Walker, Gallas, Caulker, Vertonghen, Sandro, Huddlestone, Lennon, Bale, Dempsey and probably Defoe over Adebayor and though there is a real common sense thinking in playing safe as opposed to being more gung-ho, I would love to see us look to take the game to City and see what they have to offer. If we lose, at least we lose giving it a go, but wasn't going all out attack and hang the consequences one of the reasons why so many wanted Harry out in the first place ...

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Writer:OxfordSpur
Date:Saturday November 10 2012
Time: 5:04PM

Comments

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I'm all for 4-4-2 at home but not away to City. I agree with the one up top formation but if we need to score later in the game then Defoe needs to come in as well as Ade not instead of him.
MrSpurs
10/11/2012 17:10:00
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..... And I'm a fan of Friedel but its now time to play Lloris on a regular basis starting with this game.
MrSpurs
10/11/2012 17:12:00
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Opta tweets: "Everton have attempted 200 shots this season (including those blocked), more than any other team in any of Europe's big five leagues." sorry for the offtopic. moyes rules. if avb fails, get him in.
logos8
10/11/2012 17:13:00
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I am 99% sure Friedel will start. No way AVB is going to start Lloris now.
logos8
10/11/2012 17:14:00
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@logos8, are Everton a great example of sticking with a manager and allowing him to build a solid foundation? I know you can only do that under certain considerations such as steady progression etc, but it is clear that Everton have stuck with a manager when times have been tough and now seem to be reaping the rewards for that loyalty
oxfordspur
10/11/2012 17:17:00
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Moyes works at Everton, give him a £50 million transfer budget and the expectation of at least 4th and he will struggle too.
MrSpurs
10/11/2012 17:18:00
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Not so sure about Moyes, but rather get Fellani, he scored a goal and made the second with a cheeky backheel. A central midfield with Sandro, Dembele and him will be awesome in my opinion.
what_sux
10/11/2012 17:21:00
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i'd still like to see ade (in place for dempsey) and defoe tomorrow. I don't think it's 4-4-2....more 4-4-1-1. COYS
mountainyid
10/11/2012 17:22:00
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Sorry to say it but it is Friedel to play for me. Lloris just doesn't cut it IMHO. too many schoolboy errors.
chrishove123
10/11/2012 17:30:00
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This would be the perfect game for Lloris; if we conceed and lose then nobody will be surprised given the quality that City have but Lloris is capable of pulling off a memorable performance in goal that get us a result (remember his the France No.1 so he can't be that bad).
MrSpurs
10/11/2012 17:39:00
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Ox - Everton are stuck between a rock and a hard place. The CANNOT sack Moyes - even after the poor seasons. The replacement would get Everton relegated with such a restricted budget. Moyes is perfect for Everton, because he is patient himself, and only a more successful club can nick him. Obviously AVB should be given time, but we still need him to show us an inkling that we are going on the right direction.
TonyRich
10/11/2012 17:42:00
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Hugo Lloris
Walker ,Caulker,Vertonghen,Naughton
Lennon,Sandro,Sigurdsson,Bale
Adebayor ,Defoe
big cockeral
10/11/2012 17:47:00
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MrSpurs - Not the perfect game for Lloris. Better not throw him into the fire. He is still getting used to English football. Yes he should be good enough, but he should either play EVERY week to get accustomed (my preference), OR he should be given intermittent "easier" games to gradually get accustomed. Friedel is fine anyway. Not the problem. Midfield and up front are the problems.
TonyRich
10/11/2012 17:48:00
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Big c - One holding midfielder AND 2 strikers in a 4-4-2...away to Citeh...?
TonyRich
10/11/2012 17:50:00
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Just go for them. There defence has not been good this year. We nearly done them there last year and we can do them there this year. We're better away from home so far too which is very strange. We already got 3 points from Manchester this year so who knows eh! Play Adebayor instead of Dempsey... He'll be up for this match! Come on Avb and Coys!
TopSpur13
10/11/2012 17:52:00
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Ade Bale - Dempsey - Lennon Hudd - Sandro Naughton - Caulker - Vert - Walker Friedel Dempsey has not been great, but he sometimes turns up in big games. He seems more likely to score than Siggy. Plus I feel that he will be better in set pieces - which Citeh have been vulnerable from.
TonyRich
10/11/2012 17:56:00
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TonyRich - give him an 'easy' game and its a no win situation at least against City nobody is expecting a clean sheet (pessimistic I know but we are Spurs fans :) ) agree that the midfield is the issue. If we play like we did against Wigan we will be humiliated.
MrSpurs
10/11/2012 17:58:00
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Not sure what happened there. Friedel - Naughton, Vert, Caulker, Walker - Sandro, Hudd - Bale, Dempsey, Lennon - Ade. Dempsey has not been great, but he sometimes turns up in big games. He seems more likely to score than Siggy. Plus I feel that he will be better in set pieces - which Citeh have been vulnerable from.
TonyRich
10/11/2012 17:58:00
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I'd like to see Lloris in goal tomorrow. He comes and collects the ball a lot which helps the defence out a great deal and stifles very attacking teams like City. Give Ade a game, he'd love a goal against City and most strikers don't score many in consecutive games. Sorry Defoe! 4-4-2 is dead, no one aiming for top 4 plays like that with any regularity. it's the start of a horrible run of games for us though so it may be time for some traditional spurs, devil may care, chips to the wind style football. COYS!
edmontonspurs
10/11/2012 17:58:00
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Like your line up TonyRich but I'd still like to see Lloris. To be fair though it wouldn't be nice to pointlessly upset Brad and when all is said and done they are both obviously very good goalkeepers and even if we concede three tomorrow it will probably not be the goalies fault.
edmontonspurs
10/11/2012 18:09:00
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The Traditional 4 4 2 is dead. Long Ball, Big man, Small man. But, the Man Utd 4 4 2 if you will with RVP and Rooney is very much alive. Two 9 and a halfs as they called themselves. However, I am fully aware Rooney and RVP is a hell of a lot better than Adebayor and Defoe. But let Adebayor play the Dempsey role linking the play and Keep Defoe on the pitch to try poach a goal. With Adebayor on the pitch there is an outlet too when need be with his height, strength and hold up play.
TopSpur13
10/11/2012 18:13:00
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That's more like a 4 4 1 1 ore 4 2 3 1 with one of the midfielders who is actually a striker (ie rooney) who is capable of working all over the pitch doing any role he is asked to. Closest we have is Adebayor. if he's alone up front with a 3 of Bale, Dempsey and Lennon behind him around the penalty area he'll stop and look for options like Bale who'll either score or give it back to him in a better position, lennon who'll get to the by line and ping it across the 6 yard box for him and bring Clint in too. Defoe just hits it wide/over without looking at the goal or for another player.
edmontonspurs
10/11/2012 18:28:00
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Just go all out for the win and chuck the kitchen sink at them just make sure we score more than them.
chrishove123
10/11/2012 18:29:00
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Just go all out for the win and chuck the kitchen sink at them just make sure we score more than them.
chrishove123
10/11/2012 18:29:00
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no Defoe-Ade = no points...... be a shame to waste the confidence built from the last match by dropping either Ade or Defoe. Amazed so few remember our best games last year: Liverpool and Newcastle at WHL, both Ade and Defoe started.
Viyyash-Ramosh
10/11/2012 18:36:00
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The amount Ade drops off and links up play matches the fluidity AVB cherishes so I think a 4-4-2 cum 4-4-1-1 is possible. Think it'd be best for us to have Vertonghen in the middle, but who knows if that'll happen. A Sandro/Carroll partnership seems like a great prospect, and would allow us not to shell out millions on a similar player, especially with players like Luongo and Bentaleb coming through the ranks.
ceejspur
10/11/2012 18:45:00
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forget Carol, he is nowhere near ready for the Prem.... THudd and Sandro for 2moro should be fine, with the powerful Livermore as backup.... I can just see Carol now going into a 50/50 with Yaya... they'll need to scrape him off the pitch
Viyyash-Ramosh
10/11/2012 18:48:00
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Viyyash-Ramosh, they said the same about Modric and Ardilles.....
ItalianYiddo
10/11/2012 18:54:00
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In the absence of Dembele I would play Carroll and Sandro in midfield. Dempsey up front with Ade behind him, sorry Jermaine I don't think is your sort of game to start. COYS
ItalianYiddo
10/11/2012 19:00:00
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i am all up for the 4-3-3 and sometimes the 4-4-2..

lets have it best of both worlds and play this team...



..............................DEFOE.................................

....BALE..................ADEBAYOR..............LENNON...

.........HUDD/CARROLL............SANDRO................

..NAUGHTS........VERTS........CAULKER......WALKER..

..............................LLORIS...............................

is ADEBAYOR not better than DEMPSEY.... wouldnt you rather see ADE having a dig at TOURE, he is a big lump to. I think we could win the game by letting ADE battle it out in the middle and pushing on by laying it off to the speedy wingers in BALE and LENNON...

id rather have ADE playing that postion than DEMPSEY or SIGGY.... strength in the middle and speed on the wings... thats how we win....
Yidmarks
10/11/2012 19:14:00
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if SANDRO is still not match fit..id play VERTS in his place and bring in GALLAS to play his position...
Yidmarks
10/11/2012 19:17:00
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i think Sandro is fit tho,,, he trained today,,
Yidmarks
10/11/2012 19:22:00
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one of my favourite players is young tommy carroll and has been since he played against Hearts at home last year. hes a proper footballer. isnt big, strong, not even that physically quick, but hes a footballer. quick in the mind, agile on the ball, has a footie brain, an has got fantastic techmique. however, playing a young player that perhaps isnt ready mentally in such a big and tough game as this can ruin a footballer which id hate to see happen to him. so hudd and sandro will suffice tomorrow, especially when man c have such huge presence in their team. my team would be lloris, walker, caulks, gallas, verts, sandro, hudd, bale, lennon, ade, defoe. i thought ade an defoe switched roles really well last game, and just becuase you play with them two doesnt mean you are necessarily playing 4-4-2. ive always thought defoe could be a good number ten and link man and id like to see it tomorrow for the majority of the game, but of course at times switching roles with ade. i think city are there for the taking, and this type of game may suit spurs than a home game against the likes of wigan. city have to lose in the prem sometime, why not tomorrow?? COYS!!!
BrooksySpurs
10/11/2012 19:29:00
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What ever team we put out makes no odds, it will be a WIN for Man City, but then i love being wrong and I'm trying to get us a result.
spu 4 life
10/11/2012 19:31:00
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Berbatov double for fulham gets a 3-3 oh, his a good goalscorer that guy, can't understand why we never signed him? When's Harry taking over QPR, can't be long shirley knott?
spu 4 life
10/11/2012 19:35:00
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BrooksySpurs Bring Caroll on for the last half hour regardless of where we are so he can get that big match experience.
chrishove123
10/11/2012 19:44:00
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This is the first in a run of games that will decide our true league position, the "easy" fixtures against the bottom 6 that we made such hard work of, are over, now the hard work begins, we may well get a culture shock soon. On the other hand of course we may beat City, Arsenal, Fulham, W.Ham, Liverpool and Everton, I hope we do, but realistically if we get 9 points from that 18 we will have done extremely well. I will be very interested to see what formation and selections AVB uses in the home games. Incidently given his displays so far, there is less reason to pick Lloris, than there is to drop Friedel.
Frank
10/11/2012 19:58:00
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VR- you lost me at "powerful Livermore". Would go with loris against city's attack, and vert's at the centre of defence with caulker as tracking aguero would be too much for the slowing Gallas. That said, I think a result is not out of the question, we have a great record vs manc clubs away this season!
van der haart lane
10/11/2012 20:14:00
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See Hernandez scored a hatrick coming off the bench for Utd, they come frm 2-0 down away from home to win 3-2, he cost £7M, why can't we find these players.
Frank
10/11/2012 20:21:00
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Why would Fellaini want to leave Everton to come here, and why would they sell him, he will stay with them or move up, not sideways.
Frank
10/11/2012 20:25:00
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QPR still can't win, good, hope Hughes gets the bums rush. I can't stand the fella, and he is a useless prat anyway.
Frank
10/11/2012 20:27:00
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I don't believe it Manure have sneaked it yet againfter being two down. I dislike them them more than any other team but I wish Spurs had their fight,determination and never say die attitude.However,they have already won the Premiership which is SO BORING.Oh, by the way, someone please tell Lennon to SHOOT....Hoillet's goal today was a cracker and shows what a right winger CAN do.
wentworth
10/11/2012 20:28:00
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wouldnt say bring him on if we are winning by a goal or even two. would consider bringing him on if it was a draw, almost def if we were losing. i just think when ur that young, unless ur a wilshere or a rooney who are/ were clearly, mentally, years ahead of their time then a mistake that costs the team may not affect them. however, nothing about carroll has made me think he is mentally old enough as he hasnt yet made a breakthrough in the prem, despite his undoubted fantastic ability. i do feel however, he will play a bigger role in prem games this season in the future. i would even consider playing him against a very weak an unimposing arsenal side in a weeks time. feel he could flurish in a game like that an he would suite that type of game better than hudd who is just too slow an immobile unfortuantely.
BrooksySpurs
10/11/2012 20:33:00
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nah frank we are a much better and bigger club than Everton so a move to us would definately be a ste up for him. however, for how much they would sell him for, we can get a much much better player.
BrooksySpurs
10/11/2012 20:35:00
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Brooksy..there are no really very weak and unimposing teams in the premiership, and to describe the team that finished above us 6 months ago strikes me as very arrogant. I hope, as most on here, that your words don't come back to haunt you.
jacobslad
10/11/2012 20:47:00
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Arsenal 3 Fulham 3, Berbatov 2 goals and one assist. We should have grabbed him, he's just what we need, and at at 4 million quid which Fulham paid.
Hot_Spur
10/11/2012 20:50:00
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Viyyash - Newcastle at home was Ade + Saha wasn't it? Besides, both of those games were are home, and we scored early. If we do not score first, the dynamic changes. The objective is to find a formation that works well when we are chasing game, winning game or drawing.
TonyRich
10/11/2012 20:56:00
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But the way Adebayor fit in much like VDV used to against Maribor, more like a 4-5-1, I think will be useful from now on and definitely against Man City. Ade HAS to play. How many times have we seen strikers find the net against their old club. And Maribor proved that when Defoe has service, he can finish, that's what Ade provides. Same line-up as at Maribor, except Caulker for Dawson. Naughton deserves to earn a place, as does Carroll.
tengboon
10/11/2012 20:59:00
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Agreed Hot_Spur we missed a bargain.Best striker we've had since Linecar.How we could do with a great frontman with sublime control and super penalties.Good passer,holds the ball up d two good feet.We ony have two strikers (just) and are desperate for a top No. 9.
wentworth
10/11/2012 21:03:00
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Hot_Spur - We sign Berba for 11m, then value Berba at 20m, Man U offer 15m for him. We call it tapping up and an insult. Berba signs for man U for 30m+.... Then you expect Man U to sell him back to us for 4m? Would never had happened. Brooksy - Fellaini has no need to stay in England even. If Man U comes in for him, he'd go. Anyone else in EPL he would blank.
TonyRich
10/11/2012 21:04:00
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By the way Fulham get Berbatov.......we get Dempsey...hmmmm.
wentworth
10/11/2012 21:05:00
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tengboon - Carroll needs a few more sub apps first. Maribor at home is a million miles away from Man City away.
TonyRich
10/11/2012 21:08:00
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TonyRich - Your wrong, 4 million was the price ManU put on him and that's what Fulham paid. The price wouldn't be different just because it's spurs bidding.
Hot_Spur
10/11/2012 21:12:00
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They would not have sold him to Spurs full stop. They can reject our bid....and would have done. Or they would have forced us up until we back off. Some things are just not to be.
TonyRich
10/11/2012 21:15:00
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Carroll is not ready for PL, especially big games. He needs to go on loan for a season in the Championship.
Hot_Spur
10/11/2012 21:16:00
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TonyRich - They would have sold him to spurs, Fergie actually said that he expected him to go to spurs.
Hot_Spur
10/11/2012 21:18:00
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Agreed again Hot_Spur. Carroll is a neat player but NO Modric.He is no where near ready for the tough games. We missed out on Berbs big time.Let's see what happens in Jan....maybe Saha,Rasiak or even Pav...gawd help us.
wentworth
10/11/2012 21:26:00
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oxfordspur if moyes would have had harry's squad I think he would have done better in his first year with them... everton stuck with him because they are lucky to have him. he has overachieved many seasons there with the squad he had.
logos8
10/11/2012 21:27:00
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Well maybe you are right on that. However, Berba signed for JOL ahead of Spurs. I could not see it happening. It is the same with Junior Hoillett signing for his ex-boss Mark Hughes ahead of anyone else. Looks like a bad decision right now....
TonyRich
10/11/2012 21:30:00
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Hot_Spur and TonyRich do you honestly think he would have come back to White Hart Lane even if we had put in a bid for him. I think not, I seem to remember most people calling him Berbatoss a miserable git etc and coming down on him like a ton of bricks and now people want him back. How many of those who want him back were those who slated him in the first place I wonder. Talk about fickle eh.
chrishove123
10/11/2012 21:34:00
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Away to Man City would be a horrible game for Carroll to start in imo, let him gain some experience against some of the weaker premiership opposition 1st before we put him up on a pedestal. He played "ok - good" in his last couple of matches, but he did give the ball away a fair bit as well and Man City arent as toothless in attack as Norwich res and Maribor.
Guyver
10/11/2012 22:09:00
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chrishove123, all fans are fickle (myself included) when it comes to players. Just pick any player you don't like (just for example John Terry), and say he signs for us tomorrow. You'll find everyone will be supporting him when he puts our shirt on. We all support the team no matter who plays for us.
In-spurs-ational
10/11/2012 23:10:00
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in- spurs ational speak for yourself. i would never support that lowlife terry, just as much as i detest bale diving.
topspur53
10/11/2012 23:33:00
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City will be totally different team if Silva starts. If he starts I will as much as give the game to them. We are not a team like West Ham who can defend for 90min and limit City not scoring. I guess we are more like Ajax, get the goals and slow them. So, having 2 holding midfielders with one striker could work, but without Dembele its going to be tough.
I would play Lloris, Walker, Caulker, Dawson, Vertonghen, Sandro, Hudd, Bale, Lennon, Ade, Defoe.
To me its very simple - Ade is better than Dempsey, better passer, better holder of the ball, better in the air, better in skill, better in defense and a overall better package to be behind Defoe. If Sandro & Hudd can hold the midfield, Ade has the ability to move the ball around him with Bale & Lennon, freeing Defoe to strike.
I will take a draw now. I dont think we have enough in tank to outclass city-like United game, we need lot of skill, determination & luck.
sydqcb5
10/11/2012 23:56:00
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topspur53, I don't like Bale diving either, but that's not the same as not supporting him. Best to agree to disagree on Terry, after all if we all thought the same this site would get boring really quickly
In-spurs-ational
11/11/2012 00:05:00
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How can we consider leaving our most potent weapon on the bench. Defoe is likely to give Kompany (shakier this year than a jelly), and the new unproven Serbian a good test running the line. Should be similar to Thursday with 4-4-1-1. It has been said that Ade and Defoe swapped to the deeper role on Thursday so why not against Citeh. I agree we should not play 2 up top, but a disciplined team effort can get a good result and performance. If we are the underdogs then lets have a go, as what do we have to lose. Lets not be saying what if, after the game. Win Lose or Draw COYS.
CoysRus
11/11/2012 00:11:00
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sydqcb5, I don't think you were very clear in your last post. Is it Ade or Dempsey for you :) Like you, I would take a draw. The only problem is Everton and West Brom keep winning and therefore the gap to fourth keeps getting bigger.
In-spurs-ational
11/11/2012 00:12:00
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We really need 2 get something out of this Citeh game to keep the momentum going before we face le scums.I really want Us to kick their ass.besides both Everton and Westbrom won yesterday!
SilwalYid
11/11/2012 00:14:00
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Lloris
Walker, Caulker, Vertonghen, Naughton
Lennon, Sandro, Huddlestone, Bale
Adebayor
Defoe
Not a 4-4-2, it's 4-4-1-1 . Well actually it's a fluid system that offers a lot both in attack and defence. Lloris needs to witness first hand the real pressure of the prem and they don't come much more difficult than this.
thfc1882whl
11/11/2012 00:17:00
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CoysRus, I agree. By playing Ade and Defoe doesn't automatically mean we are playing 442. I would love to see them both start but AVB doesn't seem to me to be the kind of person to take that kind of attacking risk. Of course he also seems to me to be the kind of person to do the unexpected just so you can't say he's predictable
In-spurs-ational
11/11/2012 00:18:00
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Guys any news on Dembele?I heard he might miss the Lazio game too!!
SilwalYid
11/11/2012 00:18:00
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Seeing as we are playing them tomorrow, I thought I'd post this little snippet of news http://www.telegraph.co.uk/sport/football/teams/manchester-city/9669242/Manchester-City-manager-Roberto-Mancini-makes-move-for-Atletico-Madrids-Colombian-striker-Radomel-Falcao.html
chrishove123
11/11/2012 00:21:00
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thfc1882whl, regarding Lloris, I'd say the pressure would be off against City at their place as no one (pundit or neutral wise) is expecting anything other than a City win
In-spurs-ational
11/11/2012 00:21:00
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If friedel & Gallas play it will be all about trying to keep the score down .Way too vulnerable
big cockeral
11/11/2012 00:21:00
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I'm expecting at least a draw tomorrow, maybe we can even nick a win. How's that for blind faith and optimism.
chrishove123
11/11/2012 00:26:00
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Guess the correct score v Manchester United?
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Spurs to win by one goal23%
Spurs to win by two goals35%
Spurs to win by three or more12%
ManU to win by one6%
ManU to win by two6%
ManU to win by three or more6%
Game will end a draw12%
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League Table

# Team P W D L Pts. GD
1 Chelsea 14 11 1 2 34 21
2 Arsenal 14 9 4 1 31 19
3 Liverpool 14 9 3 2 30 17
4 Man City 14 9 3 2 30 15
5 Spurs 14 7 6 1 27 14
6 Man Utd 14 5 6 3 21 3
7 WBA 14 5 5 4 20 3
8 Everton 14 5 5 4 20 1
9 Stoke 14 5 4 5 19 -3
10 AFC Bournemouth 14 5 3 6 18 -3
11 Watford 14 5 3 6 18 -6
12 Southampton 14 4 5 5 17 -2
13 Middlesbrough 14 3 6 5 15 -2
14 Crystal Palace 14 4 2 8 14 -2
15 Burnley 14 4 2 8 14 -11
16 Leicester City 14 3 4 7 13 -7
17 West Ham 14 3 3 8 12 -14
18 Sunderland 14 3 2 9 11 -10
19 Hull City 14 3 2 9 11 -18
20 Swansea 14 2 3 9 9 -15
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Dec 11 2016 2:15PM : Manchester United (a)
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Dec 14 2016 8:00PM : Hull City (H)
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Dec 18 2016 4:00PM : Burnley (H)
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Dec 28 2016 7:45PM : Southampton (a)
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Jan 1 2017 1:30PM : Watford (a)
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Jan 4 2017 8:00PM : Chelsea (H)
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1.Nick Real Deal72
2.Highgatespur64
3.80deg16minW62
4.Falstaff the Fool40
5.Tino34
6.Real Deal32
7.Critical_Spur27
8.Mr Happy27
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