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Tottenham head coach Tim Sherwood. Picture: Adam Davy/PA Wire

Sherwood admits Europa League qualification could hurt Spurs

Tim Sherwood admits the Europa League could undermine Tottenham’s top-four challenge next season, but he says he has no intention of dropping points in a bid to avoid qualification.

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Erik Lamela

Spurs boss denies that he’s under pressure to play Lamela

Tim Sherwood has denied that he is under pressure to play Erik Lamela, repeating that the Argentine will be out of action for the rest of the season - and he admits it is unclear whether the midfielder will be a hit next season.

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You can win the chance to play at White Hart Lane

Win the chance to play at Spurs’ training facility and White Hart Lane

Under Armour are giving 32 young footballers the chance to train with Michael Dawson and Brad Friedel at Tottenham’s training facility before playing a 90-minute match at White Hart Lane.

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Harry Kane

Spurs striker Kane hopes he’s done enough to leave Soldado on the bench

EXCLUSIVE: Tottenham youngster Harry Kane is hoping he has done enough to keep his place in the team and consign £26million man Roberto Soldado to the bench when the Spaniard returns from injury.

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Danny Rose

Inside Lane: Spurs must upgrade full-backs in the summer

Tottenham blogger Mike Williams believes that Spurs’ defensive problems are largely due to their full-backs, and that the club must make that area a priority this summer.

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Christian Eriksen

Spurs boss feels he’s found a system that suits midfield pair

When Christian Eriksen followed Nacer Chadli to White Hart Lane last summer, it appeared that one would occupy a central role while the other would play out wide – probably on the left.

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Tottenham's Younes Kaboul (right) gets to the ball first ahead of West Brom's Saido Berahino

Spurs defender slams slow starts after more early setbacks at West Brom

Younes Kaboul says Tottenham must stop their habit of conceding early goals and improve their concentration at the kick-off.

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Aaron Lennon

Spurs boss hails Lennon - and Kaboul says winger deserves World Cup spot

Tim Sherwood has hailed Aaron Lennon’s performance against West Brom on Saturday, while Younes Kaboul believes the winger could force his way back into the England squad for the World Cup.

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Paulinho (left) battles with West Brom's Graham Dorrans

Inside Lane: A Spurs fan’s view on the draw at West Brom

Tottenham blogger George Lacey looks back on Saturday’s 3-3 draw against Pepe Mel’s West Bromwich Albion at The Hawthorns.

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West Bromwich Albion's Saido Berahino

West Brom v Spurs: The lowdown on the Baggies

Charlie Eccleshare casts his eye over Pepe Mel’s West Bromwich Albion as Tottenham travel to The Hawthorns this afternoon.

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Erik Lamela

Spurs boss provides update on Erik Lamela’s injury and World Cup hopes

Tim Sherwood is not expecting Erik Lamela to appear for Tottenham before the end of the season, and he admits the Argentine’s World Cup hopes are in doubt.

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Tottenham's head coach Tim Sherwood

Spurs boss remains tight-lipped over his Tottenham future

Tim Sherwood remains tight-lipped over his Tottenham future, but he says his time as head coach has been “a baptism of fire” and that he has enjoyed the pressure.

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Kyle Walker

Spurs boss admits defender is racing to be fit before end of season

Tim Sherwood admits Kyle Walker is racing to be fit before the end of the season, but he still expects the right-back to go to the World Cup with England.

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Ledley King

King: Spurs have paid the price for pursuing ‘Tottenham way’ against top four

EXCLUSIVE: Ledley King believes that Spurs have been punished for their ambition and their attempts to play ‘the Tottenham way’ when they have faced the top four sides this season.

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Education See all

Cabinet member for children Cllr Angela Mason

26 children in Camden left without primary school place for September

Twenty-six children were left without a primary school place for September after Camden Council made its allocations today.

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Heritage See all

Brad Pitt

Brad Pitt, Archibald Knox and the bidding war at a Hampstead auction house

A Hampstead auction house was abuzz with excitement as a furious bidding war saw a prized lot sell for 10 times its estimate.

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Obituaries See all

The literary world today remembered Nobel Prize-winning author and West Hampstead resident Doris Lessing. Picture: Nigel Sutton

Doris Lessing memorial service: Literary world pays tribute to West Hampstead’s Nobel Prize winning author

Friends, family and figures from across the literary world gathered to pay tribute to West Hampstead resident and Nobel Prize-winning author Doris Lessing today.

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Competitions See all

Win a DVD copy of Sir David Attenborough’s Natural History Museum Alive.

Win a DVD copy of Sir David Attenborough’s Natural History Museum Alive

David Attenborough introduces you to his favourite extinct creatures as they come alive on one magical night in London’s Natural History Museum.

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