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Spurs are back in the Champions League but need one world class gob-smacking signing.

Spurs are back in the Champions League but need one world class gob-smacking signing.

By Lilly Black Manchester City want to outbid Real Madrid with a jaw dropping world record bid for the latest big young thing from Monaco, while Chelsea are trying to buy three more superstars to add to the three they’ve already...read more »

Switch from White Hart Lane to Wembley could spell disaster for Mauricio Pochettino’s Spurs

Switch from White Hart Lane to Wembley could spell disaster for Mauricio Pochettino’s Spurs

By Simon Boynton Over eight painful days in 2014, Liverpool went from near ‘dead certs’ to win their first League title since 1990 to a disorganised shambles that could not hold on to a three-goal lead with less than 15 minutes...read more »

Despite Tottenham’s defeat to West Ham, super fan John Ferguson had a great night in the company of Ossie Ardiles – and other Spurs’ legends

Despite Tottenham’s defeat to West Ham, super fan John Ferguson had a great night in the company of Ossie Ardiles – and other Spurs’ legends

Zapsportz blogger John writes... 'The Lillywhite Foundation would like to send its enormous thanks to Midnight Productions, Zapsportz, and the main man Ossie Ardiles - a true legend and gent. What a wonderful night at the Sanctum Hotel, a fitting venue for...read more »

Spurs don’t need to spend with the likes of Dier, Trippier, Alli and Co in the ranks: fans have their say

Spurs don’t need to spend with the likes of Dier, Trippier, Alli and Co in the ranks: fans have their say

A FEW early responses to our Tottenham piece earlier about the way forward – transfer and player-wise – for Mauricio Pochettino. We suggested there was  little need for change in the summer, and it seems that Spurs fans agree...   One of the...read more »

Jermain Defoe showed he’s still got it – but Adam Lallana and Michael Keane were the stars of the show

Jermain Defoe showed he’s still got it – but Adam Lallana and Michael Keane were the stars of the show

  JERMAIN Defoe proved age is just a number as he led England to a 2-0 win over Lithuania to give Gareth Southgate his first competitive and keep England firmly in control of Group F. The game wasn’t a blockbuster as Lithuania...read more »

England v Lithuania Preview: it all points to another straightforward win – but Lithuania are no mugs

England v Lithuania Preview: it all points to another straightforward win – but Lithuania are no mugs

  By Danny Cook Following the 1-0 friendly defeat to Germany on Wednesday, England's attentions turn to Lithuania, who they host at Wembley this Sunday. England will be looking to maintain their lead at the top of group F in the qualifying...read more »

Emergence of Gareth Southgate’s young lions could mean the end for Wayne Rooney and Co

Emergence of Gareth Southgate’s young lions could mean the end for Wayne Rooney and Co

  ENGLAND can take positives going into the Lithuania World Cup qualifier despite being beaten in Dortmund by Germany on Gareth Southgate's first game as permanent England manager. Although a friendly, the game felt more like a Podolski testimonial, with the German...read more »

Wayne Rooney is right to stay – China can wait – Manchester United still need him right now

Wayne Rooney is right to stay – China can wait – Manchester United still need him right now

By James Passey Manchester United may have just won the EFL Cup after a thrilling final against Southampton, but with club captain Wayne Rooney left on the bench yet again, many are left wondering if his time is up at Old...read more »

Many Zapsportz readers agree with our man regarding the current state of English football

Many Zapsportz readers agree with our man regarding the current state of English football

OUR new man James Passey’s article under the headline – ‘Are English football fans starting to fall out of love with the beautiful game?’ – certainly provoked a response from Zaps readers. Within James’ story he referred to a Liverpool fan...read more »

Are English football fans starting to fall out of love with the beautiful game? Debate

Are English football fans starting to fall out of love with the beautiful game? Debate

By James Passey Having recently returned from an interesting trip to India to watch the cricket, many things overwhelmed me. The way other people live, the poverty, the carnival-like atmosphere for the sport, but being a football mad fan, issues with...read more »