Liverpool stumble, Spurs shine on Premier League’s opening weekend

Liverpool’s Premier League title challenge got off to a sluggish start as the Reds were held 2-2 at newly-promoted Fulham, while Tottenham delivered on their pre-season hype by thrashing Southampton 4-1 on Saturday. Jurgen Klopp admitted the best part of Liverpool’s day was the result as the Champions League finalists twice had to come from … Read more

Tottenham vs Southampton: Premier League – LIVE!

Spurs begin the Premier League 2022-23 season with a home clash in north London this afternoon. Optimism abounds at the Tottenham Hotspur Stadium ahead of a new campaign, with Antonio Conte having committed his future to the club before a change in Daniel Levy’s traditional transfer approach led to a slew of effective early summer … Read more

Tottenham season preview 2022-23: The great Richarlison gamble and why £60m for a sub is so un-Spursy

It has left some questioning whether central defence or central midfield would have been a better focus but, if Manchester City have proved anything over the past decade, it is that attacking variety is the best route to glory. A game-changing super sub can be every bit as important to a manager as the reliable … Read more

Tottenham vs Sevilla: Pre-season friendly match – LIVE!

Tottenham continue their pre-season preparations with a friendly match against Seville this afternoon. The tour of South Korea got underway with an entertaining 6-3 win over a K-League XI, in which Harry Kane and Heung-min Son both netted braces and Richarlison made his Spurs debut. It’s a step up in quality now though for Antonio … Read more

Conte reveals why Spurs signed Richarlison after ‘positive’ debut

Richarlison started against a K-League XI and played 77 minutes in Seoul as Spurs got their pre-season campaign underway with a 6-3 win. A combination of injury and illness meant that fellow new signings Yves Bissouma, Ivan Perisic and Fraser Forster were not involved, though they are expected to join up with the rest of … Read more

New Tottenham arrival can help ‘where the team disappears mentally’

N ew Tottenham signing Yves Bissouma can help “during games where the team disappears mentally”, says Louis Saha. The Mali international became Spurs’ third signing of the summer last week by sealing a £25m move from Brighton, signing a four-year-contract to follow Ivan Perisic and Fraser Forster through the door. Antonio Conte is keen on … Read more