With his team top of the English Premier League, Jose Mourinho enjoyed bragging rights over Pep Guardiola in their longstanding rivalry as Tottenham beat Manchester City 2-0 on Saturday.Chelsea moved up to second while Aston Villa’s strong early form continued to fade.
Ray Clemence, the former Liverpool, Tottenham and England goalkeeper, has died. He was 72.The Football Association confirmed the news Sunday. Clemence had been living with advanced prostate cancer since 2005.
Nearly two months after signing, American superstar Alex Morgan finally made her debut for Tottenham as a second-half substitute in a 1-1 draw against Reading in the Women’s Super League on Saturday.
It’s taken more than seven years but Bale was Tottenham’s match-winner again. And it had only required three minutes on the field for the substitute to clinch a 2-1 victory over Brighton on Sunday.
A two-week break for international matches has done nothing to suppress the relentless unpredictability of this season’s Premier League. Goals are flowing at an unprecedented level in the world’s most popular league and the drama continues unabated, the latest exhibition coming at Tottenham on Sunday as West Ham staged an improbable comeback that is starting to become the norm.
Tottenham was transformed by Gareth Bale’s homecoming, just not in the way that Jose Mourinho had imagined. Cruising 3-0 when Bale came off in the bench in the 72nd minute against West Ham, Tottenham incredibly collapsed in a game it had been in control of to draw 3-3 in the Premier League on Sunday.
MANCHESTER, England (AP) — English football’s biggest teams have never experienced a day like it. Liverpool and Manchester United were both comprehensively humiliated by defeats Sunday that rank among the heaviest in their history. Just when it looked like United’s 6-1 collapse at home to Tottenham would be the day’s biggest shock in the Premier […]
MANCHESTER, England (AP) — Tottenham tore apart Manchester United for a 6-1 victory at Old Trafford on Sunday, exposing the defensive weaknesses in Ole Gunnar Solskjær’s side by inflicting the team’s joint-heaviest Premier League defeat at home. Only once since 1930 has United conceded six at home — to Manchester City nine years ago. Not […]
MANCHESTER, England (AP) — Alex Morgan’s wait to regain fitness for her Tottenham debut goes on. The other American imports are already making an impact in the Women’s Super League. Sam Mewis made it two goals in two games for Manchester City by scoring the third in a 4-1 victory over Tottenham on Sunday that […]
It took Alex Morgan a moment to wonder what all the laughter was about after a penalty was scored during a Tottenham training session. The celebration, of course. Her new teammates could not resist mimicking the tea-sipping celebration that drew the ire of the English after Morgan scored against them in the 2019 Women’s World […]