Author Archive for Paul MacInnes at Tottenham Hotspur Stadium


Spurs on winning roll as Dele Alli strikes twice against Bournemouth

Dele Alli continued to enjoy his personal new-manager bounce as he scored twice to give José Mourinho a third win in 10 days since taking over at Tottenham Hotspur.The hosts were well worth their win thanks to some electric counter-attacking with Alli …


‘I thought VAR was supposed to help,’ fumes Quique Sánchez Flores

• Watford manager unhappy over decisions in 1-1 draw• Spurs’ Pochettino: ‘I think our goal was legal’Quique Sánchez Flores branded VAR “weird” and questioned its objectivity after two controversial moments helped deny his Watford team their first leagu…


VAR chaos distracts from Pochettino’s relief as Spurs’ Alli pegs back Watford

A late equaliser from Dele Alli spared Spurs fans another weekend of discontent, even if the quality of Tottenham’s performance suggested their current crisis in form is far from over.Abdoulaye Doucouré had given the Hornets, who were sitting at 20th p…


Oakland’s early arrival pays off against Bears and Jacobs profits

• Chicago Bears 21-24 Oakland RaidersA salmon-like leap over a hoard of ravenous Bears earned victory for the Oakland Raiders and put the rookie running back Josh Jacobs’s name up in lights.Two first-half touchdowns – one from Jacobs – and a field goal…


Harry Kane’s late double takes Spurs past resurgent Aston Villa

Tottenham came from behind to seal an exciting win against Premier League new boys Aston Villa, Harry Kane deciding the contest with two goals in the last 10 minutes.Villa had led for much of the match after John McGinn had stolen past a sleepy Spurs d…


Tottenham’s Dele Alli out ‘for few weeks’ with another hamstring injury

• Mauricio Pochettino ‘worried’ about midfielder’s health• Spurs lose pre-season friendly on penalties to InternazionaleTottenham will begin the season without Dele Alli after he suffered another hamstring injury and his manager, Mauricio Pochettino, a…