Andros Townsend

Picking a Tottenham side to face Chelsea at the weekend

Picking a Tottenham side to face Chelsea at the weekend 10

This is a very impressive looking Tottenham side, but any discussion of what they might be capable of should be delayed until about 2.45pm on Saturday - after they’ve hosted Jose Mourinho’s Chelsea at White Hart Lane. Here’s a preferred Spurs line-up for the weekend with the reasoning below: - If Younes Kaboul is fit(…)

Tottenham and the catch-22 situation with Andros Townsend

Tottenham and the catch-22 situation with Andros Townsend 4

When a player takes defenders on, runs with the ball, a has shots on-goal, the temptation is to always view that as a positive and to see the player as a match-winner. To a certain extent, that’s relatively true, but there is a difference between being that kind of player, and be a genuine asset(…)

Andros Townsend’s start to the season at Tottenham

Andros Townsend’s start to the season at Tottenham 1

Premature though his England selection may have been, Andros Townsend has had an extremely encouraging start to 2013/14 at Tottenham, and has certainly made himself a viable first-team option for Andre Villas-Boas. His decision-making is still a bit of a problem, and his instinctive tendency to always run with the ball is also something which(…)

Tottenham & Thomas Ince: Reasons why not… 1

The Mirror is running a story this morning about Thomas Ince potentially being of interest to Tottenham - and they’re promoting the ‘Spurs vs Liverpool’ sub-plot again. Hmmmm… No, I don’t see this at all. Ince will probably move from Blackpool in the Summer, because he is most definitely too good to be playing in(…)

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