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Newcastle skipper Jonjo Shelvey hands victory to Spurs – Dele Alli has the last laugh

Newcastle skipper Jonjo Shelvey hands victory to Spurs – Dele Alli has the last laugh

A Moment of madness by Jonjo Shelvey cost Newcastle dear on their return to the Premier League – and he should be stripped of the captain’s armband immediately. His ridiculous, ludicrous, blatant stamp on Dele Alli earned him the third yellow...read more »

Who’d have thought Burnley and Huddersfield would outshine the likes of Chelsea and Liverpool?

Who’d have thought Burnley and Huddersfield would outshine the likes of Chelsea and Liverpool?

ONE of the few things we have learned from the first batch of Premier League games is that the so-called lesser lights can have a big say in the destination of the title. Watford gave Liverpool a run for their money;...read more »

Glenn Hoddle and the Zaps team predict flying starts for Manchester City, Manchester United, Chelsea and Liverpool

Glenn Hoddle and the Zaps team predict flying starts for Manchester City, Manchester United, Chelsea and Liverpool

THE Premier League season kicked off in spectacular style last night with Arsenal’s 4-3 victory over Leicester. Our Zapsportz team of experts predicted a home win for the Gunners – but not by that incredible score. Arsene Wenger’s men twice came back...read more »

Bring back Bale!  Bid for Messi?  How about Ronaldo?  Ok Isco would be a great signing

Bring back Bale!  Bid for Messi?  How about Ronaldo?  Ok Isco would be a great signing

By Lilly Black Can’t wait for the new season.  It’s been a long wait, but the Premier League is back.  Oh what joy.  Spurs finished second with all the pundits saying they were the best team, with the best style, the...read more »

Glenn Hoddle reckons Harry Kane, Dele Alli and Co can make Spurs one of the biggest clubs in Europe

Glenn Hoddle reckons Harry Kane, Dele Alli and Co can make Spurs one of the biggest clubs in Europe

THE start of the latest Premier League season is just a day away, and we await the big kick-off with great anticipation. And with lots of questions. Can Chelsea retain their title; will Manchester City bounce back; have Manchester United got what...read more »

Manchester United still linked with Gareth Bale – and Danny Rose: neither will happen

Manchester United still linked with Gareth Bale – and Danny Rose: neither will happen

I DON’T know about you, but I will be glad when the transfer window closes and we can get back to normal. Get back to what we love; watching football and, for me, getting back to writing about football. You, know,...read more »

Wembley phobia could cost Spurs dear – mid-table finish will see Kane and Alli leave

Wembley phobia could cost Spurs dear – mid-table finish will see Kane and Alli leave

By LillyBlack Did you spot that Spurs made a late bid for Neymar.  No.  Nor did I. You might have spotted, though, that Spurs are about to splash a massive £2 million on a reserve goalkeeper no-one has heard of and I...read more »

Mauricio Pochettino and Spurs are leaving it late – Jose Mourinho has got in early: transfer window analysis

Mauricio Pochettino and Spurs are leaving it late – Jose Mourinho has got in early: transfer window analysis

We are into the final month of the transfer window, with some clubs sitting pretty having already made a handful of star signings while other fans look anxiously at their chairmen wondering when the transfers are happening. The differing approaches to...read more »

The point is that £50 million for Barkley is a joke, while £30 million for Isco would make sense.

The point is that £50 million for Barkley is a joke, while £30 million for Isco would make sense.

By Lilly Black Ross Barkley.  £50 million! In the words of John McEnroe…You Cannot Be Serious. A few years ago this boy looked the 'Real Deal', full of confidence, full of outlandish goals, full of invention.  Now he looks a shadow of...read more »

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 »