Video assistant referee set for two of the top five major leagues

Both the Italian Serie A and Spanish La Liga competitions could well have a video assistant referee in place from next season. The use of video referees is slowly coming into football and is now being included in several of the top leagues. This morning it was reported that the Italian top flight will be…

Ugo Ehiogu’s Poignant Final Tweet Says Everything About Him

His final Tweet spoke volumes of what kind of man Ugo Ehiogu was. The former Premier League defender Ehiogu tragically died on Friday morning after collapsing at Tottenham’s training centre. The Spurs under-23 coach received medical treatment on-site before being rushed into hospital. However, sadly, doctors were unable to save him. He was just 44….

Former England defender dies after suffering cardiac arrest

Former England and Aston Villa defender Ugo Ehiogu has died at the age of 44 after suffering a cardiac arrest at Tottenham’s training centre on Thursday. A Spurs statement said Ehiogu died in hospital in the early hours of Friday. Ehiogu, who was Spurs’ Under-23s coach, was capped four times by England. “Words cannot express…

Football Player Shot Dead In Panama

A midfielder in Panama named Amilcar Henriquez was shot dead in the coastal city of Colon for an unknown reason by an anonymous gunman, local police said. Henriquez was a Panama national team player. According to the police report, the goon shot on several occasions at the footballer on Saturday. He appeared in 75 matches…

The 5 biggest differences between Tottenham and Arsenal

These are heady times at White Hart Lane. So heady, in fact, that it is a bit of shame that it won’t be around for much longer. Mauricio Pochettino’s Tottenham Hotspur won a home league game for the 12th time in succession with their 4-0 dismissal of Bournemouth on Saturday afternoon , with Mousa Dembele,…

Horror news for Bayern ahead of second Real Madrid clash

Bayern Munich could be without star defender Jerome Boateng for their Champions League second-leg clash with Real Madrid after injury. The German has suffered adductor problems and is set to miss the game at the weekend as they face Bayer Leverkusen. This will come as a huge blow to Bayern as they look to overturn a…

Harry Kane challenges Tottenham team-mate Dele Alli

Harry Kane has challenged Dele Alli to seize the Premier League golden boot from him. With 16 goals in the league this season, Alli is only three behind his Tottenham team-mate Kane, who won the award last term. With seven games remaining, Everton forward Romelu Lukaku leads the way with 23 goals. Kane, Alli and…

David de Gea and Fernando Torres have made a brilliant gesture to Chapecoense

Five months have passed since 71 people were tragically killed when LaMia Flight 2933 went down in Colombia. On board that plane were the Chapecoense football squad and staff, on their way to Medellin for the first leg of the 2016 Copa Sudamerica final. Only six people survived the plane crash, including three of the…

Tottenham announce record revenue

Tottenham Hotspur have announced record revenue for the year ending in June 2016. It increased by 7% from the previous 12 month period which brings the figure up to just under £210 million (€242 million). Profit after tax was also up to £33 million (€38 million) from £9.4 million (€10.8 million) in 2015. Spurs finished…

Moussa Sissoko ‘very happy’ at Tottenham amid exit rumours

Moussa Sissoko has insisted he does not want to leave Tottenham during the summer despite struggling to make the grade at White Hart Lane. A £30million summer signing from Newcastle, Sissoko has failed to live up to expectations since his arrival and has increasingly found himself on the peripheries of Mauricio Pochettino’s squad. Sissoko has not…