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Spurs in talks to hire Paulo Fonseca as new manager
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Spurs in talks to hire Paulo Fonseca as new manager

Reports in England suggest that Tottenham Hotspur have opened talks with former AS Roma coach Paulo Fonseca for him to be their next manager. The 48-year-old Portuguese manager would take over the role on a full-time basis after his compatriot Jose Mourinho was sacked in April. It must also be noted that Mourinho has also replaced Fonseca at Roma. Ryan Mason was the caretaker manager at Spurs after Mourinho's departure as they finished 7th on the log in the 2020/21 season. It was a disappointing end to the season as was more was expected from them. Meanwhile, the club have appointed a new Sporting Director in Fabio Paratici who left Juventus after 11 years. This is a big one for Spurs although Daniel Levy's efforts to replace Jose Mourinho since his departure have not been success...
Guardiola and Solskjaer refuse to talk about Kane
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Guardiola and Solskjaer refuse to talk about Kane

Harry Kane's future at Tottenham Hotspur continues to be in doubt but the managers of the top clubs linked with him ahead of the summer transfer window chose to avoid transfer talks concerning the Three Lions captain. The Englishman has reportedly told Tottenham that he wants to leave after being frustrated with the club's lack of major progress in recent seasons. The likes of Manchester City, Chelsea, and Manchester United are the English clubs who may be able to afford the striker in the summer and have been heavily linked with a move for him. However, when Pep Guardiola was asked about Kane during the post-match interview after his side's Premier League 3:2 loss away to Brighton at the Amex on Tuesday, he replied: "Next question. He’s a Tottenham Hotspur player" Manchester U...
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Agent – Bale has been through a tough ride at Tottenham

According to Gareth Bale's agent Jonathan Barnett, the Welshman has overcome an unnecessary tough ride in his season-long loan spell at Tottenham Hotspur and is now playing at his best. Bale, 31, made a return to Spurs in the summer on loan from Real Madrid but was just a peripheral figure with only six Premier League starts under Jose Mourinho before the Portuguese manager was fired in April. Since then, he has started two Premier League games under interim boss Ryan Mason and has scored 4 goals including a hat-trick against Sheffield United on Sunday. When asked if the Welshman would extend his stay at the club in a chat with Sky Sports, Barnett said: "Nothing has been discussed at the moment. "He had a tough ride and I don't think that should have been necessary. "He came a...
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Carabao Cup triumph won’t be enough to keep Kane

Jonathan Woodgate believes that Tottenham Hotspur must start delivering trophies if they want Harry Kane to stay although he is not convinced that emerging as Carabao Cup champions would cut it. The defender in his playing days carved a niche for himself in Spurs folklore after he played a significant part in winning the club's last silverware via an extra-time winner against Chelsea in the 2008 League Cup final. The North Londoners will seek further glory at Wembley this weekend in the same competition when they face Manchester City in the final on Sunday. Harry Kane is a doubt for the game and has not won any major honor since making his debut for the club and Woodgate says the club need to end the 13-year trophy drought and make more investment in order to keep their star man. ...
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Tottenham make contact with Bilbao manager Marcelino

The search for Jose Mourinho's replacement at Tottenham Hotspur continues as the club have made contact with Athletic Bilbao manager Marcelino according to reports. Mourinho was relieved of his duties on Monday morning after 17 months in charge. He left the North-Londoners seventh in the Premier League. and also with a place in the Carabao Cup final against Manchester City. Former Spurs midfielder Ryan Mason will be in charge of the team until the end of the season as the club continue their hunt for a new manager before the start of next season. According to The Athletic, Tottenham have approached Marcelino. The 55-year-old Spanish manager has a good reputation in Spain having managed the likes of Sevilla, Villareal, and Valencia since 2011. He was appointed as Bilbao manager ...