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Thursday evening was a special one for Hendon FC, as the club fulfilled its first competitive fixture at new home Silver Jubilee Park. Playing only a few miles away from the site of their old ground Claremont Road,

Jordan Nobbs, Arsenal Ladies. Pic: TGSPHOTO

Jordan Nobbs believes Arsenal Ladies are ready to challenge for the league title again after their disappointing slump to fourth place last season.

Arsenal's Danny Welbeck left) and Newcastle United's Remy Cabella (right) battle for the ball at St James' Park,

Even trailing a sequence of six straight victories in their wake, it takes a substantial leap of faith to envisage Arsenal snatching the Premier League title.

NLS WK13 15 Hendon's Gary McCann foot on ball

Manager Gary McCann is looking forward to Hendon’s first competitive match at Silver Jubilee Park tonight (Thursday) as his side take on Corinthian-Casuals in the quarter-finals of the London Senior Cup.

Wingate & Finchley goalkeeper Bobby Smith (right). Pic: Martin Addison

Wingate & Finchley captain Marc Weatherstone hailed goalkeeper Bobby Smith after Saturday’s goalless draw away against third-placed Margate.

Harry Kane celebrates Tottenham's victory over Leicester with the match ball after scoring his first Premier League hat-trick

Harry Kane admits Tottenham need to make life easier for themselves and get better at closing games out, but he insists the fight for the top four remains “wide open” after Saturday’s 4-3 home win over Leicester.

Tottenham's Harry Kane (Photo by Jamie McDonald/Getty Images)

Mauricio Pochettino was “very happy” for hat-trick hero Harry Kane after his first Premier League treble helped Tottenham claim a thrilling 4-3 win over Leicester City.

Harry Kane leaves the pitch with the match ball after his hat-trick against Leicester

Tottenham striker Harry Kane’s momentous week continued as he followed his first senior England call-up with his first Premier League hat-trick in a 4-3 home win over Leicester City.

Arsenal's Olvier Giroud (Photo by Michael Regan/Getty Images)

Olivier Giroud’s first-half double handed Arsenal a sixth successive Premier League victory as they survived a spirited fightback to win 2-1 at Newcastle.

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Newcastle United's Moussa Sissoko

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Tottenham's head coach Mauricio Pochettino (left) and star striker Harry Kane

Mauricio Pochettino has congratulated Harry Kane after the striker received his first call-up to the senior England squad today – and he is looking forward to sitting down with national boss Roy Hodgson next week to discuss the 21-year-old’s schedule.

Mauricio Pochettino (Nigel French/EMPICS Sport)

Tottenham blogger David Lee says Mauricio Pochettino has plenty of work to do before Spurs are prepared for a return to Europe’s top table.

Arsenal's Per Mertesacker in action against Monaco (Photo by Michael Steele/Getty Images)

Arsenal defender Per Mertesacker conceded that Monaco deserved to progress to the Champions League quarter-finals as they were far superior in the first leg of their last-16 tie.

Arsenal's Alexis Sanchez holds his head in frustration.

Champions League last 16 second leg: Monaco 0 Arsenal 2 (agg 3-3, Monaco win on away goals)

Midfielder Casey MacLaren scored Hendon's second goal. Pic: Andrew Aleksiejczuk

Hendon moved up to second place in the Ryman League Premier Division on Monday night after a home win over play-off rivals Metropolitan Police.

Arsenal's Olivier Giroud scores his side's first goal of the game against West Ham

Olivier Giroud believes his run of form since the Monaco horror show at the Emirates is proof of his psychological resilience.

Andros Townsend shows his dejection after being substituted at Old Trafford (Photo by Alex Livesey/Getty Images)

Mauricio Pochettino admits it was a tactical decision to replace Andros Townsend with Mousa Dembele just 30 minutes into Tottenham’s 3-0 defeat against Manchester United.

Wayne Rooney is congratulated by his Manchester United team-mates (Photo by Alex Livesey/Getty Images)

Wayne Rooney and Manchester United delivered a bruising knockout performance as Tottenham were blown away at Old Trafford.

Danny Rose

Mauricio Pochettino has backed Danny Rose to emerge as England’s new first-choice left-back after speculation the Tottenham defender could turn out for Jamaica.

Hendon striker Leon Smith rides a tackle

Hendon were held to a draw on Saturday, but striker Leon Smith is confident the Greens can still achieve automatic promotion.

West Ham United's Diafra Sakho

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Wingate & Finchley striker David Knight. Pic: Martin Addison

Wingate & Finchley set a new points record and leapfrogged Metropolitan Police to move into the play-off spots on Saturday after a valuable 2-1 victory away against their promotion rivals on Saturday.

Arsenal's Danny Welbeck celebrates making it 2-1 at Manchester United.

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Harry Kane in action for England Under-21s

Jan Vertonghen admits Harry Kane faces a tough decision over whether to go to the European Under-21 Championship this summer or to rest.

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