Tottenham Hotspur are presently on a two-match winless run ahead of their tricky trip to face Brighton and Hove Albion at the Amex Stadium on Saturday. The North London side would be hoping to end their two-game winless run when they take on hosts Brighton this weekend.
SPURS EYEING SECOND LEAGUE WIN
Tottenham Hotspur have a second league win of the new Premier League campaign in their sights ahead of the visit to Stamford Bridge to take on London rivals Chelsea on Sunday evening. Ahead of the game, the two teams started the new season on a positive note.
CRYSTAL PALACE CONSIDERING STEVEN BERGWIJN MOVE THIS SUMMER
According to MARCA, Premier League side Crystal Palace are plotting a move for Tottenham Hotspur forward Steven Bergwijn. The Dutch international appears to be on his way out of the Tottenham Hotspur Stadium this summer. Bergwijn joined Spurs in the 2020 January transfer window. He caught the eye with a match-winning debut against Manchester City but has failed to maintain the same level of performance regularly.
The 24-year-old made 32 appearances for Tottenham last season, scoring four goals and assisting twice. However, numbers do not tell the whole story, as his time on the pitch amounted to a meagre 871 minutes. The fact that Bergwijn was more or less a glorified substitute suggests that Antonio Conte does not consider him first XI material at Tottenham.
SON, SALAH SHARE GOLDEN BOOT
Liverpool star Mohamed Salah and Tottenham Hotspur forward Son Heung-Min have shared the Premier League Golden Boot award for this season after the two players finished on 23 goals. They scored at least five more goals than the next player on the list of the highest goalscorers.
Tottenham Hotspur attacker Son scored twice on the final day of this season’s Premier League campaign to move level with Salah in the race for the Golden Boot award. The South Korean international scored a brace in the second half as Tottenham Hotspur thrashed hosts Norwich City 5-0 away from home to record their biggest away win of the season andseal fourth on the league table in style. Apart from Son, Swedish international DejanKulusevski also scored twice for Tottenham Hotspur with a goal in each half, while Harry Kane was responsible for the other goal via his first half header.
CONTE HAILS GUARDIOLA AS THE BEST MANAGER IN THE WORLD
There are currently a lot of managers in world football at the moment who have achieved a lot with the teams they have either managed in the past or are currently managing at the moment. There have been several compilations and lists that have shown a ranking of these managers based on how much achievements they have amassed in their managerial careers. However, when the topic of who the best manager is in the world at the moment is brought up, there are two names that immediately spring up to mind; Pep Guardiola and Jurgen Klopp. These two managers have been hailed for the job they have done with their teams;? Manchester City and Liverpool respectively over the past couple of years and they do deserve to be top two on this list.
REGUILON DOUBTFUL FOR LEICESTER CLASH
Tottenham Hotspur manager Antonio Conte has stated that Spanish left-back Sergio Reguilon is a big doubt ahead of the Premier League clash at Leicester City. Italian tactician Conte made this known in a chat with reporters in his pre-march press conference on Wednesday ahead of the game billed for the King Power Stadium on Thursday night.
SPURS LOSE SUMMIT AFTER DERBY DEFEAT
Tottenham Hotspur have lost the Premier League summit after their London Derby defeat to Crystal Palace in the early kickoff on Saturday. The London Derby meeting at Selhurst Park began proceedings for matchweek four in the Premier League this season.
BRIGHTON WANT SPURS DEFENDER ON LOAN
Tottenham Hotspur defender Joe Rodon is a target for Brighton and Hove Albion as they bid to replace Arsenal target Ben White in their squad. According to The Sun, Brighton boss Graham Potter wants to take Welsh international Rodon on loan for the season.
SPURS PULL OUT OF CONTE TALKS
Tottenham Hotspur have pulled out of talks to make Antonio Conte their new manager according to Sky Sports. The two parties had been in discussion over the past few days on the vacant managerial job at Spurs.
SPURS AIM TO END WINLESS RUN
Tottenham Hotspur are winless in their last two games in the Premier League but they have the chance to put that run to bed when they take on hosts Everton at Goodison Park on Friday night. It would be the second league meeting of the season between the two teams.