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José Mourinho says shorthanded Spurs improved after Alli went off

Spurs lose 1-0 at home in Champions League last-16 first legMourinho says Tottenham are still capable of winning tieJosé Mourinho refused to write off Tottenham’s hope of reaching the Champions League quarter-finals after their defeat by RB Leipzig, in…


Spurs fall to Leipzig’s Timo Werner but are grateful for Hugo Lloris heroics

The good news for Tottenham is that the damage could have been more severe. Somehow José Mourinho’s side still have hope of reaching the last eight of the Champions League, even though RB Leipzig seemed to be playing a different sport for much of an un…


Dele Alli’s flash of class seals home win for Tottenham over Brighton

A lucky bounce and a flash of class made the difference for Tottenham. It was a messy, uneven display for the most part and José Mourinho ended grateful to have a finisher as ruthless as Harry Kane in his ranks. Kane’s equaliser arrived when a loose cl…


Tottenham 0-2 Chelsea: Premier League player ratings

Mateo Kovacic and Willian bossed midfield for dominant Chelsea against a Tottenham side who had a match to forgetTottenham 4-2-3-1Paulo Gazzaniga No chance with Willian’s first goal but his foul for Chelsea’s penalty summed up his ragged team. Booked. …