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Crystal Palace's Wilfried Zaha (right) could soon be lining up alongside Tottenham's Victor Wanyama (left) after Spurs made a move to sign the 23-year-old today

Mauricio Pochettino admits he would like to sign a pacy attacking midfielder before the end of the transfer window as Tottenham seek to bring Crystal Palace winger Wilfried Zaha to White Hart Lane.

Tottenham manager Mauricio Pochettino

Tottenham manager Mauricio Pochettino admits he is frustrated that a host of his players will be departing for international duty again after this weekend’s round of fixtures.

Wingate & Finchley goalkeeper Shane Gore. Pic: Martin Addison

Filling the well-worn boots of Bobby Smith doesn’t faze Shane Gore – it’s actually a case of déjà vu for Wingate & Finchley’s new No1.

Hendon midfielder Sam Murphy

Hendon duo Scott Cousins and Sam Murphy are aiming to guide England to their best ever performance at the European Six-a-side Championships later this week.

Tottenham's Toby Alderweireld (left) battles with Crystal Palace's Connor Wickham during Saturday's Premier League clash at White Hart Lane. Pic: PA

Toby Alderweireld says Tottenham’s players are looking forward to testing themselves against some of the best clubs in Europe and playing at Wembley Stadium ahead of today’s (Thursday’s) Champions League draw.

Haringey Borough's Nana Asamoah scored twice in Saturday's FA Cup victory over Barkingside. Pic: Tony Gay

The goals are flying in at Coles Park – and Haringey Borough manager Tom Loizou believes the new 3G pitch has played a big part after his side scored seven goals in Saturday’s FA Cup victory, writes Dan Long.

Leicester City goalkeeper Kasper Schmeichel (right) beats Arsenal's Alexis Sanchez to the ball during the sides' 0-0 draw

Deep along the corridors of the welcoming King Power Stadium is a room manager Claudio Ranieri uses to welcome friends, dignitaries and journalists. On the walls are 20 tasteful black and white photographs of all the bosses in the Premier League.

Spurs Ladies goalkeeper Toni-Anne Wayne. Pic: Tottenham Hotspur via Getty Images

Goalkeeper Toni-Anne Wayne says confidence is high after Spurs Ladies completed their pre-season schedule with an unbeaten record - but she says that will count for nothing when they kick off their FA Women’s Premier League campaign on Sunday.

Harry Kane was deployed in the No10 role rather than operating as the frontman in Saturday's home game against Crystal Palace

Harry Kane is confident he can be an effective No10 for Tottenham when required, and he believes he can form a profitable partnership with summer signing Vincent Janssen.

Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger said he would spend £300m

Arsenal Wenger told frustrated Arsenal fans after the Gunners’ frustrating 0-0 draw with reigning Premier League champions Leicester City at the King Power Stadium he would ‘spend £300 million’ on the right player.

Leicester City v Arsenal

Arsenal’s stuttering start to the season continued at the home of the reigning champions Leicester City this evening with a 0-0 draw at the King Power Stadium.

Tottenham's matchwinner Victor Wanyama (left) keeps pace with Crystal Palace's Wilfried Zaha on his home debut at White Hart Lane

Victor Wanyama scored a late winner on his home debut, heading home from a corner in the 82nd minute, as Tottenham beat Crystal Palace 1-0 at White Hart Lane today. Here are five talking points.

Tottenham manager Mauricio Pochettino

Tottenham boss Mauricio Pochettino says Premier League managers are in an impossible position when it comes to their early team selections after international summer tournaments.

Christian Eriksen

Tottenham manager Mauricio Pochettino believes it is “only a question of time” before Christian Eriksen signs a new contract and commits to extending his stay at White Hart Lane.

Wingate & Finchley supporter Simon Swingler

In the first of a series of features casting the spotlight on local football fans, Simon Swingler reveals his favourite player, his most memorable match and the funniest moment he has experienced following Wingate & Finchley.

Hendon's Chris Seeby. Pic: DBeechPhotography

Hendon defender Chris Seeby admits it may be a while before the team fully settle into their new home at Silver Jubilee Park.

Christopher Benjamin (left) has scored four goals in his first two games of the season. Pic: Tony Gay

Haringey Borough manager Tom Loizou has set his sights on a place in the Ryman League Division One North play-offs this season as well as a money-spinning FA Cup campaign, which starts on Saturday.

Wingate & Finchley defender Tommy Cummings. Pic: Martin Addison

Manager Keith Rowland says Wingate & Finchley’s home defeat against 10-man Billericay Town last night feels unimportant after left-back Tommy Cummings suffered a horrific injury.

Tottenham's Erik Lamela (left) heads home to score the equaliser against Everton at Goodison Park on Saturday

After all the build-up, Tottenham hardly had the best start to their league campaign on Saturday, falling behind after just five minutes.

Lucia Leon in action for Spurs Ladies. Pic: Tottenham Hotspur FC via Getty Images

Lucia Leon feels Spurs Ladies need to be more aggressive in front of goal and take more shots as they continue their preparations for the new season.

Arsenal's Rob Holding (left) and Calum Chambers look downcast as their side go 4-1 down against Liverpool

Same ol’, same ol’ for the Arsenal? This was the question on everybody’s lips ahead of the curtain-raiser against Liverpool. Unfortunately for Gunners fans across the world, the answer was yes.

Liverpool's Martin Skrtel (right) and Arsenal's Theo Walcott during last season's 0-0 draw between the sides at the Emirates

It’s back. The self-styled ‘most exciting league in the world’ returns this weekend, overloaded with hype and replete with enough flamboyance to satisfy a troupe of drag queens.

Tottenham manager Mauricio Pochettino.

It may seem an unusual way to prepare for a new campaign, but Tottenham manager Mauricio Pochettino admits he has belatedly berated his players for their embarrassing defeat at Newcastle on the final day of last season.

Tottenham manager Mauricio Pochettino

Tottenham manager Mauricio Pochettino says he is “very disappointed” that head of recruitment Paul Mitchell has decided to leave.

Arsenal's Gabriel Paulista

Meet anyone now who is an Arsenal fan and the first question they will be asked is “Oh, so are you Wenger in or Wenger out?” There are now, apparently, three rival teams in north London: Tottenham, The Wenger Out Brigade and the Wenger Knows Best Crew.


The showroom is located in Hayes

After 25 years as a trade-only business, family-run door manufacturers Composite Door Master are set to open their first public showroom in Hayes this weekend.

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