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

True Blue: A Wingate & Finchley fan’s view of the draw against Ipswich Wanderers in the FA Cup

The Ham&High’s Wingate & Finchley blogger Simon Swingler reflects on Saturday’s 2-2 draw at home against Ipswich Wanderers in the FA Cup.

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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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First Academy coach Adam Avnon (left) talks tactics with his team

First Academy offers chance to develop - on and off the field

Founded in 2006, First Academy FC’s commitment to youth development through football is just as evident on the sidelines as it is on the pitch.

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

True Blue: A Wingate & Finchley fan’s view of the defeat at Lewes on Non-League Day

The Ham&High’s Wingate & Finchley blogger Simon Swingler looks back on the 3-0 loss away at Lewes on Non-League Day.

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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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Wingate & Finchley's David Knight (centre) gets a shot off. Pic: Martin Addison

Striker signing David Knight aims to fire Wingate & Finchley into the play-offs

Wingate & Finchley forward David Knight believes the club can challenge for the Ryman League Premier Division play-offs this season - and he is confident he will score the goals to take them there.

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Kezie Ibe (left) scored Hendon's opener but then missed a penalty. Pic: Andrew Aleksiejczuk

High fives for Hendon after victory at Canvey Island

Hendon moved up to fifth place in the table after recording their fifth victory of the season, winning 1-0 away at Canvey Island on Tuesday night.

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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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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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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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Conor O'Shea, Harlequins director of rugby (Photo by David Rogers/Getty Images)

Harlequins’ Conor O’Shea leaps to Chris Robshaw’s defence amid ‘insulting’ England speculation

Harlequins director of rugby Conor O’Shea offered an impassioned defence of Chris Robshaw in reaction to a week of “insulting” speculation over his England future.

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Gareth Berg, Middlesex.

Middlesex may look to recruit all-rounder for next season

Middlesex are set to make the all-rounder’s position their top priority when they begin reshaping the squad for next season.

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Athletics See all

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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Will Naylor (centre) wheels away after scoring the winning goal, while Oliver Didham (left) celebrates. Pic: Mark Clews

Hampstead & Westminster strike twice in final four minutes to shock Wimbledon

Hampstead and Westminster seized victory from the jaws of defeat as they started their 14th consecutive season in the NOW:Pensions Premier League with a last-gasp 2-1 home win over London rivals Wimbledon.

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