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The hugely popular Sandro was sold to QPR yesterday (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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Craig Gourlay bats for Highgate. Pic: Max Flego

Gourlay: Highgate can reflect on a strong season despite missing out on promotion

Craig Gourlay says Highgate can feel satisfied with their league showing this season despite missing out on promotion to Division Two.

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The Ham&High's Wingate & Finchley blogger Simon Swingler

True Blue: A Wingate & Finchley fan’s view of the victory over AFC Hornchurch

The Ham&High’s Wingate & Finchley blogger Simon Swingler looks back on Saturday’s 1-0 home win over AFC Hornchurch, which left the Blues third in the Ryman League Premier Division.

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Liverpool debutant Mario Balotelli (left) battles with Nabil Bentaleb

Deja vu as Spurs suffer dispiriting home defeat against Liverpool

History repeated itself at White Hart Lane as Tottenham suffered a dispiriting home defeat against Liverpool for the second season in a row, losing 3-0.

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Tottenham's Danny Rose has been called up to the senior England squad for the first time

Spurs star Danny Rose reveals Pochettino’s humorous side after England call-up

Tottenham left-back Danny Rose discusses his first England call-up, his immediate improvement under Mauricio Pochettino, his competition with Ben Davies and Sunday’s Premier League clash against Liverpool.

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Harry Kane celebrates his opening goal in the 3-0 home win over AEL Limassol in the Europa League last night

Kane: I’ve proved I can be a lone striker for Spurs - and I’ve shown my character

Harry Kane believes he proved that he can play as a lone striker against AEL Limassol last night – and he also feels he passed an important test of character after his missed penalty.

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Tottenham's goalscorers Harry Kane, Paulinho and Andros Townsend celebrate together with Sandro (far left)

Spurs coast past AEL Limassol at the Lane to progress in Europa League

Tottenham continued their perfect start to life under Mauricio Pochettino, cruising to a 3-0 home win over AEL Limassol tonight and booking their place in the Europa League group stage.

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Eric Dier has made an instant impact after his arrival from Sporting Lisbon. Photo by Julian Finney/Getty Images

Inside Lane: Why Spurs don’t need any late signings this time

Tottenham blogger Mike Williams feels the club have strengthened in all the right areas under Mauricio Pochettino and can avoid their usual tendency for last-minute shopping.

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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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The Ham&High's Wingate & Finchley blogger Simon Swingler

True Blue: A Wingate & Finchley fan’s view of the derby triumph at Enfield Town

The Ham&High’s Wingate & Finchley blogger Simon Swingler looks back on yesterday’s 3-2 win at north London rivals Enfield Town, which left the Blues fourth in the Ryman League table.

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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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Hendon's Kezie Ibe. Pic: Andrew Aleksiejczuk

Hendon continue fine start to Ryman League campaign with back-to-back victories

Hendon’s excellent start to the Ryman League season has continued with back-to-back victories over VCD Athletic and Bognor Regis Town.

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The Ham&High's Wingate & Finchley blogger Simon Swingler

True Blue: A Wingate & Finchley fan’s view of the draw at East Thurrock

The Ham&High’s Wingate & Finchley blogger Simon Swingler reflects on Saturday’s goalless draw away at unbeaten East Thurrock.

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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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The hugely popular Sandro was sold to QPR yesterday (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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North Middlesex's Ethan Bamber

Dream debut for North Middlesex’s latest young star Ethan Bamber against Hornsey

Fifteen-year-old seamer Ethan Bamber enjoyed a dream Premier League debut as North Middlesex overcame neighbours Hornsey and left their visitors staring at relegation.

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Great Britain's Mo Farah celebrates with his gold medal after winning the men's 10,000m final at the European Championships (pic: Adam Davy/PA)

Beagle Farah lands Euro gold

Olympic and world champion adds another title

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Tin-Tin Ho

Commonwealth Games table tennis star Tin-Tin Ho picked for European Team Championships

Commonwealth Games table tennis medallist Tin-Tin Ho has the chance to shine again on the international stage at the European Team Championships.

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