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Fulham's manager Felix Magath

Spurs v Fulham: The lowdown on Felix Magath’s Cottagers

Charlie Eccleshare casts his eye over Fulham ahead of their visit to Tottenham in today’s London derby at White Hart Lane.

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Andrew Balbirnie

Middlesex’s latest Irish import Andrew Balbirnie hopes for his big break at Lord’s

The path from Dublin to Lord’s is a well-trodden one – and Middlesex have another Irish import aiming to follow in several sets of illustrious footsteps.

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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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Saracens captain Steve Borthwick

Wray hails Saracens’ record-breaking captain Borthwick

EXCLUSIVE: Jackson Wray has hailed Saracens’ record-breaking captain Steve Borthwick as an ideal role model for all young rugby players.

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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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Arsenal goalkeeper Wojciech Szczesny. (Photo by Laurence Griffiths/Getty Images)

Szczesny wants Wenger nod for FA Cup final but admits Fabianski is favourite

Arsenal goalkeeper Wojciech Szczesny admits he would love to play in the FA Cup final against Hull but insists he won’t have any complaints if manager Arsene Wenger keeps faith with Lukasz Fabianski.

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Belsize Park's Richard Wilson breaks through to start Belsize Park's comeback against Hackney. Pic: Paolo Minoli

Belsize Park face anxious wait after defeat in pivotal title showdown

Belsize Park face an anxious wait to discover whether they will be promoted after losing their pivotal top-of-the-table clash 25-17 at Hackney in Herts/Middlesex Division One on Saturday.

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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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Highgate Harriers' Dan Higgins (second from left) in action in Sunday's London Marathon. Pics: Dieter Perry

Low’s on a high as he maintains ever-present record in London Marathon

Highgate Harriers’ Roger Low ran in his 34th London Marathon on Sunday, crossing the line as the fourth fastest ever-present runner in a time of four hours 18 minutes 29 seconds.

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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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John McCarthy touched down for Hendon and scored two conversions. Pic: Paolo Minoli

Injury-hit Hendon finish league campaign with a brave defeat

An injury-hit Hendon side ended Herts/Middlesex Division Two campaign with a 52-29 defeat which left them sixth in the final standings – but they scored five tries in a brave display.

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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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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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