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Mauricio Pochettino wants Tottenham to dominate Real Madrid

Tottenham Hotspur head coach Mauricio Pochettino has challenged his squad to dominate Real Madrid during Tuesday’s Champions League outing from the Bernabeu. Spurs travel to the Spanish capital in good form having beaten both Borussia Dortmund and APOEL in convincing fashion on Group H.

However, their likely is likely to be stiffer on Tuesday as they take on back-to-back Champions League winners Real Madrid on the road. Despite the odds stacked against them, Pochettino has insisted that Spurs will stick to their attacking approach in the search for a potential upset.
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Pochettino declares his love for Tottenham

Tottenham boss Mauricio Pochettino has quashed rumours about a possible departure by declaring his love for the Londoners and insisting that there is no other club he would rather be at.

The profile of the Spurs boss has never been higher after guiding his team to a sensational 3-1 victory over holders Real Madrid in the Champions League, and the rumour mill has been in overdrive ever since linking the Argentinian with a move to the Bernabeu to replace the under-fire Zinedine Zidane. Continue reading

Will Modric return to training?

After seemingly throwing his dummy out of the pram as he seeks a way out of White Hart Lane, it looks as though Luka Modric may be set to swallow his pride and return to first team training. The Croatian midfielder has been training separately through recent weeks, yet Andre Villas-Boas says that the midfielder is almost ready to join up with the first team again. Continue reading

Spurs fine Modric over absence

It appears as though Luka Modric is all but certain to leave White Hart Lane this summer, after the Croatian international decided not to turn up to the club’s tour of America. This has resulted in club officials fining the 26-year-old two weeks’ wages. Continue reading