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George Armstrong, Arsenal coach

New book brings back fond memories of Arsenal legend

Without the power of social media, a new book on a true Arsenal legend may never have seen the light of day.

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Arsenal's Alexis Sanchez celebrates scoring his side's third goal with hat-trick hero Danny Welbeck (left)

Turkey trip will be tougher, warns Arsenal boss after Champions League win

Arsene Wenger believes his Arsenal side will face a sterner test when they meet Galatasaray again at the climax of the Champions League group stage.

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Arsenal's Danny Welbeck celebrates scoring his side's first goal against Galatasaray with Alexis Sanchez (right) and Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain

Welbeck hits hat-trick as Arsenal hammer Galatasaray in Champions League

Danny Welbeck grabbed the first hat-trick of his career as Arsenal got their Champions League campaign back on track by thrashing Galatasaray 4-1.

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Nabil Bentaleb, Tottenham Hotspur. Picture: EMPICS Sport

Spurs midfielder Bentaleb’s keen to develop under Pochettino and alongside Stambouli

Nabil Bentaleb is looking forward to improving his game under Mauricio Pochettino and developing his midfield partnership with summer signing Benjamin Stambouli.

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Ryan Mason celebrates his 30-yard strike against Nottingham Forest on Wednesday night

Inside Lane: Will Ryan Mason stay ahead of Nabil Bentaleb at Tottenham?

Tottenham blogger Chris Miller discusses Ryan Mason’s promotion to the first team and where it leaves another academy graduate, Nabil Bentaleb, in Mauricio Pochettino’s pecking order.

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Ryan Mason challenges Arsenal's Mesut Ozil after making his first ever Premier League start in Saturday's north London derby at the Emirates

Mason: I could have left but I wanted to play for Spurs so badly

Tottenham’s Ryan Mason reflects on the journey that led him to his first ever Premier League start in Saturday’s north London derby against Arsenal.

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Arsenal's Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain celebrates scoring the equaliser with team-mate Kieran Gibbs

Arsenal star says Gunners won’t change their style for Chelsea clash

Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain insists that Arsenal will not surrender their attacking style when they take on front-runners Chelsea in their next Premier League game.

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Tottenham Hotspur's Nacer Chadli opens the scoring at the Emirates

Arsenal and Spurs share the points in north London derby

Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain’s 74th-minute strike ensured that the spoils were shared as Arsenal came from behind to draw 1-1 in a lively north London derby at Emirates Stadium.

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Arsenal's Tomas Rosicky celebrates scoring the only goal in last season's derby at White Hart Lane

Arsenal v Spurs: Where the north London derby could be won and lost

Arsenal correspondent Ben Kosky and Spurs reporter Ben Pearce give their verdicts on today’s showdown at the Emirates.

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Andros Townsend

Townsend: I’m learning my role in Pochettino’s new system

Andros Townsend is convinced he can be a hit in Mauricio Pochettino’s new system but says he needs time to reach top form and give the head coach what he is looking for.

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Jan Vertonghen

Vertonghen: I’m not signing a new Spurs contract

Jan Vertonghen says he has no plans to sign a new contract at Tottenham and will stick with his current deal – but he insists he is happy at the club.

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Ryan Mason (centre) celebrates his 30-yard equaliser

Ryan Mason’s first Tottenham goal sparks comeback as Spurs overcome Nottingham Forest

Ryan Mason came off the bench to score his first Tottenham goal and spark a crucial comeback as the Lilywhites came from behind to beat Championship leaders Nottingham Forest 3-1 in the Capital One Cup.

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Junior Gunners Screening Event at Emirates Stadium

Chance to join Junior Gunners for Chelsea v Arsenal match

Arsenal fans will be heading across London in their thousands to cheer on their side against Premier League front-runners Chelsea next month.

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Mauricio Pochettino shows his frustration during Sunday's 1-0 home defeat against West Brom at White Hart Lane

Why Tottenham’s latest home defeat underlined familiar tactical issues and gaps in the squad

Spurs correspondent Ben Pearce looks back on Sunday’s 1-0 home defeat against West Brom as the Lilywhites prepare to host Championship leaders Nottingham Forest in the Capital One Cup tonight.

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Vlad Chiriches complicated style of defending is at odds with the simple composure of Lilywhites legend Ledley King. Pic: Phil Cole/PA Wire

Inside Lane: Why Spurs boss Pochettino should make fewer changes between games

Tottenham blogger David Lee feels Tottenham would benefit from having a settled defence and fewer changes to the line-up between matches.

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Etienne Capoue (left) holds off Stephane Sessegnon

Spurs suffer second successive home defeat after shock loss against West Brom

Tottenham suffered their second successive home defeat of the season as West Brom earned a shock 1-0 victory at White Hart Lane thanks to James Morrison’s 75th-minute winner.

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West Bromwich Albion manager Alan Irvine

Spurs v West Brom: Can Tottenham capitalise on Albion’s slow start under Irvine?

Tottenham correspondent Ben Pearce casts his eye over Alan Irvine’s struggling West Bromwich Albion outfit ahead of today’s Premier League clash at White Hart Lane.

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Arsenal's Mesut Ozil (right) celebrates with his team-mates (Photo by Laurence Griffiths/Getty Images)

Wenger full of praise for Ozil and Welbeck after Arsenal beat Aston Villa

Arsene Wenger insisted he never thought of resting Mesut Ozil after the German inspired Arsenal to victory at Aston Villa.

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Mesut Ozil celebrates with Aaron Ramsey and Danny Welbeck after scoring against Aston Villa (Photo by Laurence Griffiths/Getty Images)

Ozil and Welbeck silence their critics with impressive performances as Arsenal flatten Aston Villa

Danny Welbeck opened his Arsenal account as the Gunners blew Aston Villa away with an astonishing triple blast.

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Harry Kane came closest to scoring for Tottenham, hitting the bar early on

Fazio makes his Spurs debut in Europa League stalemate against Partizan Belgrade

Federico Fazio made his Tottenham debut and Benjamin Stambouli got his first start as Spurs began their Europa League group campaign with a goalless draw against Partizan Belgrade in Serbia.

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Pedro Martinez Losa, Arsenal Ladies manager

New Arsenal Ladies boss aims to bring back Champions League football

New manager Pedro Martinez Losa has outlined his desire to help the Gunners regain a place in the Champions League as soon as possible.

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Younes Kaboul (left) celebrates after scoring the injury-time equaliser as Spurs drew 4-4 against Aston Villa in their 125th anniversary game in October 2007

Inside Lane: Why Kaboul is the right choice as Tottenham’s new club captain

Tottenham blogger David Lee explains why Younes Kaboul is the perfect man to take the armband after Michael Dawson’s departure to Hull.

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Younes Kaboul

Inside Lane: Why Kaboul is a curious choice as Tottenham’s club captain

Tottenham blogger Sarah Bassett questions why Mauricio Pochettino has chosen Younes Kaboul to replace Michael Dawson as Spurs’ new club captain.

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Borussia Dortmund's Ciro Immobile celebrates scoring the opening goal against Arsenal

Arsenal boss rues his side’s display after defeat in Dortmund

Arsene Wenger was at a loss to explain his team’s performance after they crashed to defeat in their Champions League opener against Borussia Dortmund.

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Borussia Dortmund's Ciro Immobile scores the opening goal (AP Photo/Martin Meissner)

Dismal Arsenal outclassed by Borussia Dortmund in Champions League opener

Arsenal endured a chastening start to their Champions League group campaign after being overwhelmed by Borussia Dortmund at Signal Iduna Park.

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Arsenal's Jack Wilshere scores his side's equaliser against Man City

Arsenal have a tougher edge this season, claims Gunners star

Jack Wilshere feels Arsenal have developed a more resilient streak this season after they recovered a first-half deficit to draw with Manchester City.

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Emmanuel Adebayor

Spurs star reflects on draw at Sunderland and his 100th Tottenham appearance

Emmanuel Adebayor was pleased that Tottenham reversed the slow starts from their defeat against Liverpool and struck early in both halves at Sunderland on Saturday.

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Tottenham's Eric Dier (left) and Sunderland's Connor Wickham battle for the ball. Photo: Owen Humphreys/PA Wire

Tottenham’s dominance counts for nothing as they lose the lead twice at Sunderland

A dominant Tottenham side threw away the lead twice as they were held to a 2-2 draw away at Sunderland.

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England's Danny Welbeck celebrates with team-mate Rickie Lambert after scoring his side's second goal of the game

Exclusive: Gunners Double winner backs England striker to be a hit at Arsenal

England hero Danny Welbeck is preparing to make his Arsenal bow against Manchester City on Saturday – with one former Gunners striker urging fans to give him time to find his feet.

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Mauricio Pochettino

New Tottenham captain to be announced on Monday

Mauricio Pochettino says Tottenham’s new club captain will be announced on Monday.

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White Hart Lane, home of Tottenham Hotspur (Photo by Tom Dulat/Getty Images)

Spurs deny they are in £1billion takeover talks - read the full statement

Tottenham have denied they are in discussions regarding a reported £1billion takeover.

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Jordan Nobbs of Arsenal Ladies against Bristol Academy. Pic: Gavin Ellis/TGSPHOTO

Cup double would mean a successful season, says Arsenal Ladies star

Gunners midfielder Jordan Nobbs feels the team deserve credit after reaching their second cup final in a season of managerial instability.

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A digital image of Tottenham's proposed stadium, which has been delayed once again. Picture: Tottenham Hotspur FC

Tottenham suffer new stadium setback and reveal they will have to play away from White Hart Lane for a season

Tottenham are to move out of White Hart Lane for a period of one season after announcing a delay in the construction of their new stadium.

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Ryan Mason has been named in Tottenham's Premier League squad

Inside Lane: A look at Tottenham’s squad lists - and the emerging talent

Tottenham blogger Chris Miller casts his eye over Spurs’ Premier League and Europa League squads and discusses which young talents could break through into the first team.

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Mauricio Pochettino

Spurs have been given a reality check after defeat against Liverpool

Tottenham correspondent Ben Pearce examins Spurs’ start to the season under Mauricio Pochettino.

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Sandro

Inside Lane: Sorrow for Spurs fans as Sandro and Lewis Holtby depart

Tottenham blogger George Lacey discusses the departures of fans’ favourites Sandro and Lewis Holtby.

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The hugely popular Sandro was sold to QPR. (Photo by Jamie McDonald/Getty Images)

Is deadline day disappointment a step towards stability at Spurs?

Tottenham correspondent Ben Pearce reflects on Spurs’ summer transfer business after the window closed last night.

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Sandro (Photo by Mike Hewitt/Getty Images)

QPR complete big money signing of Spurs midfielder

QPR have announced signing of midfielder Sandro from Tottenham on three-year deal for undisclosed fee believed to be in the region of £10million.

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Nabil Bentaleb, Tottenham Hotspur. Picture: EMPICS Sport

Spurs midfielder Bentaleb’s keen to develop under Pochettino and alongside Stambouli

Nabil Bentaleb is looking forward to improving his game under Mauricio Pochettino and developing his midfield partnership with summer signing Benjamin Stambouli.

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George Armstrong, Arsenal coach

New book brings back fond memories of Arsenal legend

Without the power of social media, a new book on a true Arsenal legend may never have seen the light of day.

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George Armstrong, Arsenal coach

New book brings back fond memories of Arsenal legend

Without the power of social media, a new book on a true Arsenal legend may never have seen the light of day.

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Rum, rum and more rum at RumFest 2014!

Win tickets to RumFest 2014

Fans of rum can rejoice as The RumFest will be returning to London, 11th - 12th October, turning the Earl’s Court ILEC Centre into a tropical paradise island showcasing the most exciting rums on the market.

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