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Rochdale v Tottenham Hotspur: match preview

Rochdale are staring relegation full in the face as they sit bottom of League One and are 11 points from safety. There is some hope in having between three and five games in hand on their rivals for the drop and it is a similar glimmer that Keith Hill …

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Tottenham have option to extend Érik Lamela’s contract by a further year

• If option activated, winger would be secured until mid-2020• Argentinian has been linked with a return to Serie ATottenham have the option of extending Érik Lamela’s contract by a further year, meaning he would be secured until the summer of 2020 and…

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It’s time to ignore the sceptics and take delight in this Tottenham team | Barney Ronay

While the doom merchants point out they have yet to win anything, most fans would like to see their own team built, and play, like Mauricio Pochettino’sThe last time a Premier League team produced a stirring two-goal comeback in Turin was in 1999 when …

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Tottenham have improved beyond all recognition, says Christian Eriksen

• Completely different from when I came, adds Danish midfielder• Eriksen’s name in the frame for another improved contractChristian Eriksen said that Tottenham are virtually unrecognisable from the club he joined in 2013 as he reflected upon Tuesday ni…

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Tottenham players were fantastic in Juventus draw, says Mauricio Pochettino – video

Tottenham produced a superb comeback to draw 2-2 at Juventus after a nightmare start to their Champions League last-16 first leg in Turin. Spurs conceded twice within the opening nine minutes but goals from Harry Kane and Christian Eriksen ensured they…

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First the knife but then Juve’s assassin turns into a Sunday League fat bloke | Barney Ronay

Gonzalo Higuaín followed up a stunning volley with a penalty to put Tottenham on the rack but missed a second spot-kick that may prove Juventus’s Champions League undoingFor all the goals and the garlands Gonzalo Higuaín still carries a shadow. There i…

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Mauricio Pochettino praises Tottenham character in Juventus comeback

• Pochettino: ‘We dominated possession and forced them deeper’• Juve’s manager, Massimiliano Allegri, turns on Italian pressMauricio Pochettino saluted his Tottenham team’s character after they overcame a nightmare start in Turin to draw 2-2 in the Cha…

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Christian Eriksen tops off brave Spurs fightback after Higuaín double

When Christian Eriksen stood over the free-kick Juventus hearts fluttered, and for good reason. The Tottenham playmaker had been irrepressible, lifting his team from an early crash that left them trailing by two goals, driving them forward with his zip…

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Juventus v Tottenham Hotspur: Champions League – live!

Champions League updates from the last-16, first-leg tieBasel v Manchester City – live! Follow it with Scott MurrayAnd feel free to email Barry or tweet @bglendenning 7.30pm GMT Well, good for those of us type minute-by-minute Champions League match re…

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Tottenham have proved everyone wrong in Champions League, says Harry Kane – video

Harry Kane insists that Tottenham have already surpassed their Champions League expectations for the season.  The London club finished top of group H and are unbeaten in the tournament this season, despite facing sides such as Real Madrid and Boru…

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Champions League: fans from around Europe preview the last-16 stage

Spurs dread in-form Juventus, Porto plan to cause an upset at Anfield and Neymar will show Spain what it is missingJuventus If we play as solidly as we have done in the last few months, we will be tough to beat. After a slow start to the season we have…

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Spurs’ Harry Kane ready to lock horns with Juve’s Giorgio Chiellini | David Hytner

Striker has visualised winning the Champions League but must first get past the defender he calls one of the toughestHarry Kane remembers the size of the pitch, the cut of the grass and the feel of the stadium. It was a special game for him – his full …

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Mauricio Pochettino not risking Toby Alderweireld against Juventus

• Alderweireld not fit enough yet after hamstring injury lay-off• Spurs manager will pick central defender in FA CupMauricio Pochettino says he omitted Toby Alderweireld from his squad to face Juventus in the Champions League because he cannot put the …

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Premier League: 10 talking points from the weekend’s action

Roberto Firmino is underrated no longer, Jonjo Shelvey’s calmness is key and Alexandre Lacazette is lacking confidenceThe Recap: sign up for the best of our sport coverageLet’s call it the Denis Irwin rule, the dictum that when a player is described as…

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Mauricio Pochettino turns sights to Juventus after show of local authority | Amy Lawrence

Derby victory over ‘sworn enemy’ leaves Tottenham coach in bullish mood ahead of Champions League clashMauricio Pochettino felt bullish. After witnessing that rare old thing of a proper 1-0 thrashing to crown a challenging set of fixtures, with an enti…

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The Dozen: the weekend’s best Premier League photos

Your weekend roundup of the best photography from England’s top flight• Follow Guardian sport on Instagram for more great photography Continue reading…

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Toby Alderweireld not included in Tottenham squad to face Juventus

• Mauricio Pochettino wants Belgium international to work on fitness• Alderweireld contract talks with Spurs have gone on for over a yearToby Alderweireld will not travel to Turin on Monday for the first leg of Tottenham’s Champions League last?16 tie …

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Arsène Wenger: ‘It was more than just a derby’ – video

Arsène Wenger said Arsenal’s one-nil defeat to Tottenham Hotspur ‘was a game we couldn’t afford to lose’ after Harry Kane’s goal proved the difference at Wembley Continue reading…

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Mousa Dembélé is fast becoming the ultimate midfield controller | Barney Ronay

Harry Kane will grab the headlines for his winning goal, but the Spurs midfielder controlled the north London derbyShortly after the only goal of this bruising north London derby Arsène Wenger could be seen standing on the touchline, swirling the skirt…

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Harry Kane header claims the spoils for Spurs against lacklustre Arsenal

Harry Kane has soared and scored before in the north London derby. The Tottenham striker rates his late headed winner against Arsenal from February 2015 as the finest goal of his career. He was at it again here in a moment to sum up the difference betw…