Tag: Tottenham Hotspurs
Liverpool celebrates their Champions League victory with tens of thousands of fans on their home turf.
'We have ahead two 'finals' against Ajax and Everton and it's in our hands to be in a good position at the end of the season.'
'The Amsterdam fairy-tale is alive and well after a 1-0 victory.'
Despite the absence of Harry Kane and Son Heung-min, Tottenham manager Pochettino insisted Spurs' strength as a collective can overcome.
Spurs have benefited themselves from the conveyer belt of talent that rolls through the academy at the Dutch giants.
Dutch football authorities postponed this weekend's Eredivisie fixtures to give Ajax extra preparation time.
"I was on the bench when I saw the goal that made it 5-3," Sissoko told French sports newspaper L'Equipe. "I was so upset that I returned directly to the dressing room.
Guardiola is rightly regarded as the best manager of his generation after trophy-laden spells with Barcelona, Bayern Munich and now City.
Tottenham will attempt to reach the Champions League semi-finals for the 1st time.
The French star will captain Tottenham in Tuesday's All-English quarter-final 1st leg showdown with City at the north London club's new stadium.
Tottenham are in the quarter-finals of the competition and take on Manchester City next week.
The new stadium, with a capacity of 62,062, is the biggest club ground in London and second only to Manchester United's Old Trafford in the Premier League.
Conditions are likely to be testing in Shanghai, when temperatures can exceed 30⁰C with high humidity and the likelihood of heavy rain.
Pride of place is the 17,500-seat single-tier Park Lane stand which has the feel of Borussia Dortmund's 'Yellow Wall'.
The defender has struggled to hit the same heights in Tottenham's campaign having had less than a month to rest before the new season got underway last August.
Pochettino feels United still have a long way to go to compete with Barcelona, who are 10 points clear at the top of the La Liga standings.
Son looks set to have his best season in a Spurs shirt with 11 league goals in 22 games so far.
Chelsea remain in 6th spot, 3 points behind 4th-placed Arsenal having played a game less.
The Argentine is charged for 2 breaches of the FA's Rule E3 which concerns general behaviour and faces the prospect of a fine or a touchline ban.
Belgian international says he keeps in contact with fellow midfielder Paulinho and has good memories of him.
It was a bitter blow for third-placed Tottenham.
The England captain has returned to training from an ankle injury that kept him out for seven games.
The 18-year-old winger's form for the German league leaders has earned him England caps.
Reus has scored 17 goals and created 11 more for the Bundesliga leaders this season.