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Arsenal's Alexis Sanchez (right) celebrates with team-mate Jack Wilshere

Arsenal boss backs Sanchez to fill gap left by Giroud injury

Arsene Wenger is not intending to sign a replacement for injured striker Olivier Giroud as he feels Besiktas match-winner Alexis Sanchez is more than capable of leading the line.

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Hugo Lloris

Spurs keeper Hugo Lloris discusses vacant captaincy

Hugo Lloris says he will continue to be a leader in the Tottenham dressing-room and on the pitch, regardless of whether he is given the captain’s armband or not.

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Federico Fazio in action for Sevilla

Spurs complete signing of Federico Fazio from Sevilla

Tottenham have completed the £8million signing of Argentina international centre-back Federico Fazio from Sevilla, with the 27-year-old penning a four-year contract.

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Tottenham's Mauricio Pochettino (Photo by Julian Finney/Getty Images)

Spurs boss will wait until transfer window closes to name new captain

Mauricio Pochettino says he will wait until after the transfer closes before appointing Michael Dawson’s successor as Tottenham captain.

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Nacer Chadli

Chadli’s ready to show his best form at Spurs in Pochettino’s new system

Nacer Chadli says his brace against QPR shows he is perfectly suited to Tottenham’s new system under Mauricio Pochettino, and that he will be able to produce his best form this season.

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Former Spurs boss Harry Redknapp (centre) hangs his head as Spurs run riot at White Hart Lane. Pic: Andrew Matthews/PA Wire

Rampant Spurs crush QPR to ruin Redknapp’s return to White Hart Lane

Harry Redknapp’s return to White Hart Lane proved to be an unhappy one as Tottenham thrashed his QPR side 4-0 to go top of the fledgling Premier League table.

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Olivier Giroud and Aaron Ramsey rescued a point for Arsenal (Photo by Laurence Griffiths/Getty Images)

Giroud makes all the difference as Arsenal rescue a point at Everton

Olivier Giroud scored a last-minute header as Arsenal stormed back from two goals down to claim a valuable 2-2 draw at Goodison Park.

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Harry Redknapp during his time in the Tottenham hot-seat

Inside Lane: A look back at Harry Redknapp’s reign at Tottenham

Tottenham blogger Henry Tribe reflects on Harry Redknapp’s time in charge at White Hart Lane as the ex-Spurs boss prepares to return to north London with QPR.

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Ex-Tottenham boss Harry Redknapp is set to make his first return to White Hart Lane with his current club QPR

Tottenham v QPR: The lowdown on Harry Redknapp’s Rangers and his Spurs old boys

QPR reporter Rob Brennan tells you all you need to know about Tottenham’s London rivals as they prepare to visit White Hart Lane in tomorrow’s derby.

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Spurs defender Grant Hall is on loan at Birmingham City

Spurs defender Grant Hall aims to impress on loan at Birmingham

Tottenham’s former development squad captain Grant Hall is hoping to follow in the footsteps of Andros Townsend, Harry Kane and Kyle Walker by catching the eye during his loan spell and progressing into Spurs’ first team.

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Tottenham's Danny Rose (Photo by Jan Kruger/Getty Images)

Spurs defender opens up on Redknapp and Pochettino ahead of QPR clash

Danny Rose has encouraged Tottenham fans to give Harry Redknapp a warm welcome when the QPR boss returns to White Hart Lane for the first time since his sacking this weekend.

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Roberto Soldado, Tottenham. Picture: PA

Tottenham come from behind to grab vital Europa League win

Erik Lamela inspired Tottenham to a 2-1 victory over AEL Limassol in the in the first leg of their Europa League play-off in Cyprus.

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Alejandro Faurlin

QPR star Faurlin says new Spurs boss Pochettino has nothing to prove

QPR midfielder Alejandro Faurlin says Tottenham’s new head coach Mauricio Pochettino has nothing to prove as a manager as the Argentine duo prepare to face off at White Hart Lane on Sunday.

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Germany's Lukas Podolski celebrates with the FIFA World Cup 2014 Trophy

Should all Arsenal’s German internationals have been given so much time off?

It’s become a popular guessing game in recent weeks: when might one of Arsenal’s World Cup winners actually pull on a Gunners shirt again?

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Andros Townsend (right) in action against Schalke in Tottenham's final pre-season friendly at White Hart Lane

Spurs star Townsend: Why my first game in Cyprus is a ‘special occasion’

EXCLUSIVE: Andros Townsend hopes tomorrow’s Europa League play-off tie in Cyprus can be a launchpad for him at Tottenham – just like last season.

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Harry Kane came off the bench to set up Eric Dier's injury-time winner at Upton Park on Saturday

Kane hails Spurs hero Eric Dier’s Premier League debut against West Ham

EXCLUSIVE: Harry Kane was thrilled to play a part in Eric Dier’s dream Premier League debut and secure an opening-day victory over London rivals West Ham on Saturday.

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Arsenal's Alexis Sanchez in action against Crystal Palace (Photo by Clive Mason/Getty Images)

Wenger hails ‘remarkable’ Chambers and gives his verdict on Sanchez after Arsenal beat Palace

Arsene Wenger praised new signings Calum Chambers and Alexis Sanchez after Arsenal’s late 2-1 win over Crystal Palace at the Emirates Stadium.

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Arsenal's Aaron Ramsey celebrates with his team-mates (Photo by Clive Mason/Getty Images)

Ramsey to the rescue again as Arsenal edge out battling Crystal Palace

Aaron Ramsey came to Arsenal’s rescue yet again with an injury-time winner to see off managerless Crystal Palace.

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West Ham United's Mark Knoble misses from the penalty spot during the Barclays Premier League match at Upton Park, London.

Late Tottenham goal nicks the points from West Ham in the battle of the 10 men

The Hammers miss a penalty as they start off the new season with a home defeat against rivals Spurs

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Mauricio Pochettino. (Photo by Brian Kersey/Getty Images)

Inside Lane: Spurs can immediately set the right tone under Pochettino at West Ham

Tottenham blogger Sarah Bassett looks ahead to tomorrow’s Premier League opener at Upton Park, and Mauricio Pochettino’s first game in charge.

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Arsenal's new captain Mikel Arteta (centre) shows off the Community Shield trophy with Santi Cazorla and Alexis Sanchez

Ex-Arsenal star backs Wenger’s decision to make Arteta captain

Former Arsenal star Brian Talbot believes Mikel Arteta is the “best choice” to lead the Gunners on for the forthcoming season.

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Mauricio Pochettino

Spurs boss yet to decide whether to field World Cup stars at West Ham

Mauricio Pochettino is relishing the Premier League kick-off at West Ham on Saturday – but he admits he is yet to decide whether to pick his World Cup stars.

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Lewis Holtby

Spurs star: Opener at West Ham has extra importance after last season’s defeats

Lewis Holtby says Tottenham’s opening-day clash against West Ham has extra importance because of last season’s derby defeats against the Irons.

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Spurs legend Jurgen Klinsmann (left) - who is now in charge of the American national team - with Tottenham's latest signing, USA international right-back DeAndre Yedlin

Why Spurs could do with their new right-back DeAndre Yedlin sooner rather than later

Tottenham correspondent Ben Pearce looks at the club’s right-backs ahead of the season opener at West Ham on Saturday.

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Tottenham head coach Mauricio Pochettino

Pochettino says he has ‘too many players’ at Tottenham

Mauricio Pochettino says he has “too many players” at Tottenham and that he is more interested in trimming his squad than adding to it.

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Emmanuel Adebayor (centre) scored the opening goal for Spurs

Eric Dier makes his debut as Spurs overcome Schalke in final pre-season outing

Eric Dier made his Tottenham debut in Mauricio Pochettino’s first game in charge at White Hart Lane as Spurs completed their pre-season campaign with a 2-1 victory over Schalke.

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Erik Lamela

Spurs boss Pochettino backs Erik Lamela to shine in fluid attacking system

Mauricio Pochettino believes his countryman Erik Lamela is ready to show his true colours this season as part of a fluid attacking system.

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Michel Vorm

Vorm relishes chance to battle with Premier League’s elite at Tottenham

Michel Vorm is thrilled to have joined Tottenham and is relishing the chance to battle the Premier League’s elite for Champions League qualification.

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Tottenham's new signing Eric Dier in action for England Under-21s

Spurs signing Eric Dier’s delighted to get his chance in the Premier League

Eric Dier cannot wait to get started in the Premier League after the England Under-21 international returned to England to sign for Tottenham.

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Arsenal's Joel Campbell (L) celebrates with team mate Yaya Sanogo. Picture: Andrew Matthews/PA Wire

Sanogo and Campbell very much part of my plans, says Arsenal boss

Arsene Wenger says he has no intention of letting four-goal Yaya Sanogo leave Arsenal this season – even on a loan deal.

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Harry Kane scored an early opener for the second game in a row

Rampant Spurs maintain winning run by thrashing Celtic

Tottenham recorded the third successive victory of their pre-season programme with a comfortable and comprehensive 6-1 victory over Celtic in Helsinki, Finland.

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Arsenal's Daniel Crowley

Arsenal starlet Dan Crowley faces a decision between England and Ireland

EXCLUSIVE: Arsenal starlet Dan Crowley says he is still undecided on whether to declare his international allegiance to England or Ireland.

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Arsenal's Tafari Moore

Arsenal right-back Tafari Moore seeks loan move to gain experience

EXCLUSIVE: Tafari Moore is seeking a loan move away from Arsenal after seeing boss Arsene Wenger sign two right-backs this summer.

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Tottenham's Danny Rose (Photo by Brian Kersey/Getty Images)

Spurs defender signs new long-term contract

Tottenham left-back Danny Rose has signed a new five-year contract with the club.

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Morgan Schneiderlin. (Photo by Ben Hoskins/Getty Images)

Spurs dealt huge transfer blow over audacious double bid

Southampton chairman Ralph Krueger has ruled out the possible sales of key men Jay Rodriguez and Morgan Schneiderlin.

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Stacey Mowle

North London derby match aims to raise funds for Stacey Mowle Appeal

Tottenham and Arsenal legends and celebrities will come together to play in a unique north London derby on Sunday, in a bid to raise funds for an eight-year-old girl with cancer.

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Erik Lamela scored twice against Toronto

Davies makes Spurs debut but Lamela steals the show in victory over Toronto

Ben Davies made his Tottenham debut but Erik Lamela stole the show as Mauricio Pochettino’s side beat Jermain Defoe and his Toronto team-mates 3-2 in their second pre-season friendly.

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Hugo Lloris

Spurs keeper Hugo Lloris discusses vacant captaincy

Hugo Lloris says he will continue to be a leader in the Tottenham dressing-room and on the pitch, regardless of whether he is given the captain’s armband or not.

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Arsenal's Alexis Sanchez (right) celebrates with team-mate Jack Wilshere

Arsenal boss backs Sanchez to fill gap left by Giroud injury

Arsene Wenger is not intending to sign a replacement for injured striker Olivier Giroud as he feels Besiktas match-winner Alexis Sanchez is more than capable of leading the line.

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Arsenal's Alexis Sanchez (right) celebrates with team-mate Jack Wilshere

Arsenal boss backs Sanchez to fill gap left by Giroud injury

Arsene Wenger is not intending to sign a replacement for injured striker Olivier Giroud as he feels Besiktas match-winner Alexis Sanchez is more than capable of leading the line.

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