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Alli has X-factor for Pochettino

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London (AFP) – Mauricio Pochettino says he is constantly surprised by Dele Alli after the Tottenham midfielder helped fill the gap left by the injured Harry Kane.

Kane, the club’s leading scorer, has been ruled out for six weeks after picking up an ankle injury, forcing Pochettino to rejig his team’s attack.

Alli has X-factor for Pochettino

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London (AFP) – Mauricio Pochettino says he is constantly surprised by Dele Alli after the Tottenham midfielder helped fill the gap left by the injured Harry Kane.

Kane, the club’s leading scorer, has been ruled out for six weeks after picking up an ankle injury, forcing Pochettino to rejig his team’s attack.

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Kane growing into a Tottenham legend: Pochettino

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London (AFP) – Mauricio Pochettino believes Harry Kane is on course to becoming a Tottenham Hotspur great after the striker scored the 100th club goal of his career.

Kane, 23, scored a first half hat-trick in his club’s 4-0 victory over Stoke City, reaching the century mark with his first goal and ending the game with his season tally on 22 goals.

Kane growing into a Tottenham legend – Pochettino

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London (AFP) – Mauricio Pochettino believes Harry Kane is on course to becoming a Tottenham Hotspur great after the striker scored the 100th club goal of his career.

Kane, 23, scored a first half hat-trick in his club’s 4-0 victory over Stoke City, reaching the century mark with his first goal and ending the game with his season tally on 22 goals.

Mane A Tear Has To Fall But It’s All In The Game

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Last May Southampton came to White Hart Lane and deflated Spurs' end of season celebrations with a 2-1 victory, arguably the best performance from an away team that year. Midfield grafter Steven Davis scored both goals but the star was Sadio Mane. There were rumours at the time he was going to a bigger club but I couldn't see what the fuss was about – until then.

Spurs bigger than Man City, says Pochettino

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London (AFP) Tottenham Hotspur manager Mauricio Pochettino has declared his club have a more storied history and more supporters than Saturday's Premier League opponents Manchester City.

City have won two league titles, two League Cups and one FA Cup since their 2008 takeover by Sheikh Mansour and enrolled superstar manager Pep Guardiola prior to the current campaign.

Spurs bigger than Man City, says Pochettino

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London (AFP) Tottenham Hotspur manager Mauricio Pochettino has declared his club have a more storied history and more supporters than Saturday's Premier League opponents Manchester City.

City have won two league titles, two League Cups and one FA Cup since their 2008 takeover by Sheikh Mansour and enrolled superstar manager Pep Guardiola prior to the current campaign.

Pochettino demands no more Spurs lows after highs

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London (AFP) Mauricio Pochettino has challenged his Tottenham Hotspur players to demonstrate their growing maturity when they face West Brom on Saturday in the wake of their impressive victory over Premier League leaders Chelsea.

Pochettino's side ended Chelsea's run of 13 successive league victories by extending their own winning run to six games and moving up to third place, seven points adrift of the leaders.

Pochettino demands no more Spurs lows after highs

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London (AFP) Mauricio Pochettino has challenged his Tottenham Hotspur players to demonstrate their growing maturity when they face West Brom on Saturday in the wake of their impressive victory over Premier League leaders Chelsea.

Pochettino's side ended Chelsea's run of 13 successive league victories by extending their own winning run to six games and moving up to third place, seven points adrift of the leaders.

Pochettino glad Kane able to feature in derby squad

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London (AFP) Harry Kane will be fit to play some part in this weekend's North London derby, Tottenham Hotspur manager Mauricio Pochettino said Friday.

The England striker has been out for nearly seven weeks with an ankle problem but Pochettino said it would "not be a risk" for the 23-year-old to feature in some capacity away to Arsenal at the Emirates on Sunday.

Pochettino glad Kane able to feature in derby squad

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London (AFP) Harry Kane will be fit to play some part in this weekend's North London derby, Tottenham Hotspur manager Mauricio Pochettino said Friday.

The England striker has been out for nearly seven weeks with an ankle problem but Pochettino said it would "not be a risk" for the 23-year-old to feature in some capacity away to Arsenal at the Emirates on Sunday.

Pochettino positive after Baggies draw

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West Bromwich (United Kingdom) (AFP) Mauricio Pochettino, the Tottenham Hotspur manager, insisted after a 1-1 draw away to West Bromwich Albion that his delight at the character they had shown outweighed any disappointment with the result.

Victory would have extended Spurs run of victories in all competitions to six, but Pochettino was satisfied to keep his team's record as the only unbeaten Premier League side this season.

Guardiola salutes kindred spirit Pochettino before league clash

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Manchester (United Kingdom) (AFP) Manchester City manager Pep Guardiola lavished praise on his Tottenham Hotspur counterpart Mauricio Pochettino on Friday, ahead of their sides' Premier League tussle at White Hart Lane on Sunday.

City top the table after winning their first six games and Tottenham, last season's runners-up, are four points back in second place with the only other unbeaten record in the division.

Guardiola salutes kindred spirit Pochettino before league clash

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Manchester (United Kingdom) (AFP) Manchester City manager Pep Guardiola lavished praise on his Tottenham Hotspur counterpart Mauricio Pochettino on Friday, ahead of their sides' Premier League tussle at White Hart Lane on Sunday.

City top the table after winning their first six games and Tottenham, last season's runners-up, are four points back in second place with the only other unbeaten record in the division.

Spurs boss Pochettino admits no timeframe on Kane absence

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London (AFP) Tottenham Hotspur manager Mauricio Pochettino confirmed Tuesday that striker Harry Kane has damaged his ankle ligaments, but did not say how long he is expected to be sidelined.

"He got a ligament ankle problem and we need to assess every day and see," Pochettino told a press conference at the Tottenham training ground.

Spurs boss Pochettino admits no timeframe on Kane absence

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London (AFP) Tottenham Hotspur manager Mauricio Pochettino confirmed Tuesday that striker Harry Kane has damaged his ankle ligaments, but did not say how long he is expected to be sidelined.

"He got a ligament ankle problem and we need to assess every day and see," Pochettino told a press conference at the Tottenham training ground.

Pochettino concerned by Kane injury

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London (AFP) Tottenham Hotspur striker Harry Kane will undergo tests on Monday after injuring his right ankle during his side's 1-0 win over Sunderland on Sunday, manager Mauricio Pochettino said.

Kane had to be stretchered off after badly turning his ankle in a sliding challenge on Papy Djilobodji, having earlier scored the game's only goal in the 59th minute.

Pochettino sure Kane will shake off Euro blues

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London (AFP) Mauricio Pochettino admits Harry Kane is feeling the strain of a testing summer but is convinced the striker will rediscover his scintillating form of last season.

The 23-year-old England international and his Tottenham Hotspur team-mates will attempt to bounce back from the disappointment of Wednesday's defeat at Wembley to Monaco in the Champions League when struggling Sunderland visit White Hart Lane on Sunday.

Pochettino sure Kane will shake off Euro blues

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London (AFP) Mauricio Pochettino admits Harry Kane is feeling the strain of a testing summer but is convinced the striker will rediscover his scintillating form of last season.

The 23-year-old England international and his Tottenham Hotspur team-mates will attempt to bounce back from the disappointment of Wednesday's defeat at Wembley to Monaco in the Champions League when struggling Sunderland visit White Hart Lane on Sunday.

No Wembley excuses for Spurs in Champions League says Pochettino

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London (AFP) Mauricio Pochettino insists Tottenham won't be allowed to use their temporary move to Wembley as an excuse for failure in their Champions League opener against Monaco on Wednesday.

Pochettino's side return to the Champions League for the first time in five years in unfamiliar surroundings after deciding to stage their European matches at Wembley rather than White Hart Lane.

No Wembley excuses for Spurs in Champions League says Pochettino

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London (AFP) Mauricio Pochettino insists Tottenham won't be allowed to use their temporary move to Wembley as an excuse for failure in their Champions League opener against Monaco on Wednesday.

Pochettino's side return to the Champions League for the first time in five years in unfamiliar surroundings after deciding to stage their European matches at Wembley rather than White Hart Lane.

Pochettino extends Spurs contract until 2021

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London (AFP) Tottenham Hotspur manager Mauricio Pochettino has extended his contract until 2021, the Premier League club announced on Thursday.

The highly regarded Argentine, 44, arrived from Southampton in 2014 and came close to leading Spurs to their first league title since 1961 this season, only for them to lose out to Leicester City.

Pochettino extends Spurs contract until 2021

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London (AFP) Tottenham Hotspur manager Mauricio Pochettino has extended his contract until 2021, the Premier League club announced on Thursday.

The highly regarded Argentine, 44, arrived from Southampton in 2014 and came close to leading Spurs to their first league title since 1961 this season, only for them to lose out to Leicester City.

Pochettino extends Spurs contract until 2021

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London (AFP) Tottenham Hotspur manager Mauricio Pochettino has extended his contract until 2021, the Premier League club announced on Thursday.

The highly regarded Argentine, 44, arrived from Southampton in 2014 and came close to leading Spurs to their first league title since 1961 this season, only for them to lose out to Leicester City.

Pochettino extends Spurs contract until 2021

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London (AFP) Tottenham Hotspur manager Mauricio Pochettino has extended his contract until 2021, the Premier League club announced on Thursday.

The highly regarded Argentine, 44, arrived from Southampton in 2014 and came close to leading Spurs to their first league title since 1961 this season, only for them to lose out to Leicester City.

Pochettino proud as ‘perfect’ Spurs maintain title charge

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Tottenham Hotspur manager Mauricio Pochettino believes his side delivered the "perfect" message to Premier League leaders Leicester City after an emphatic 4-0 win at Stoke City saw them close the gap at the top of the table to five points.

Leicester's 2-2 draw at home to West Ham on Sunday gave Spurs the opportunity to reduce the deficit with four games remaining and they seized it in commanding style with a fourth win in five matches thanks to two goals each from the England duo of Harry Kane and Dele Alli.

Pochettino proud as ‘perfect’ Spurs maintain title charge

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Tottenham Hotspur manager Mauricio Pochettino believes his side delivered the "perfect" message to Premier League leaders Leicester City after an emphatic 4-0 win at Stoke City saw them close the gap at the top of the table to five points.

Leicester's 2-2 draw at home to West Ham on Sunday gave Spurs the opportunity to reduce the deficit with four games remaining and they seized it in commanding style with a fourth win in five matches thanks to two goals each from the England duo of Harry Kane and Dele Alli.

Title-chasing Tottenham ready to hit the gas, says Pochettino

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Mauricio Pochettino has warned Leicester that title-chasing Tottenham are ready to step on the gas as the race for pole position in the Premier League hots up.

Thanks to Harry Kane's latest heroics in Sunday's swaggering 3-0 win over Bournemouth, Pochettino's second placed team are just five points behind Leicester heading into the final seven games of a gripping title battle.

Title-chasing Tottenham ready to hit the gas, says Pochettino

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Mauricio Pochettino has warned Leicester that title-chasing Tottenham are ready to step on the gas as the race for pole position in the Premier League hots up.

Thanks to Harry Kane's latest heroics in Sunday's swaggering 3-0 win over Bournemouth, Pochettino's second placed team are just five points behind Leicester heading into the final seven games of a gripping title battle.

Pochettino has Tottenham daring to dream of title glory

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When Mauricio Pochettino first set foot in White Hart Lane, the future Tottenham manager was struck by the simple message emblazoned all around the middle tier of the stadium.

'To Dare is to Do', translated from the latin 'Audere Est Facere', has been Tottenham's motto since long before Pochettino arrived in north London, but it serves as the perfect summary of the team's mission statement under the highly driven Argentine.

Pochettino has Tottenham daring to dream of title glory

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When Mauricio Pochettino first set foot in White Hart Lane, the future Tottenham manager was struck by the simple message emblazoned all around the middle tier of the stadium.

'To Dare is to Do', translated from the latin 'Audere Est Facere', has been Tottenham's motto since long before Pochettino arrived in north London, but it serves as the perfect summary of the team's mission statement under the highly driven Argentine.

Leicester are real deal, says Tottenham manager Pochettino

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Tottenham Hotspur manager Mauricio Pochettino believes that his side's defeat by Leicester City proves that Claudio Ranieri's men deserve to finish in the top four of the Premier League.

Spurs could have moved to within a point of Leicester had they clinched victory at White Hart Lane on Wednesday, but instead they sit seven points behind their visitors after falling to Robert Huth's late header.

Leicester are real deal, says Tottenham manager Pochettino

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Tottenham Hotspur manager Mauricio Pochettino believes that his side's defeat by Leicester City proves that Claudio Ranieri's men deserve to finish in the top four of the Premier League.

Spurs could have moved to within a point of Leicester had they clinched victory at White Hart Lane on Wednesday, but instead they sit seven points behind their visitors after falling to Robert Huth's late header.

Pochettino cautious about Tottenham title talk

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Mauricio Pochettino urged his Tottenham stars to keep their feet on the ground as they head into 2016 firmly in the Premier League title race.

Pochettino's side move into the new year primed to not just battle for a Champions League place but also vie for the domestic crown.

Pochettino cautious about Tottenham title talk

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Mauricio Pochettino urged his Tottenham stars to keep their feet on the ground as they head into 2016 firmly in the Premier League title race.

Pochettino's side move into the new year primed to not just battle for a Champions League place but also vie for the domestic crown.

Tottenham 4-1 West Ham: Spurs title talk is premature, says Pochettino

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Tottenham Hotspur manager Mauricio Pochettino played down his side's title chances after they closed to within four points of the Premier League summit by overwhelming West Ham United 4-1.

Harry Kane scored twice, his seventh and eighth goals in five games, and defenders Toby Alderweireld and Kyle Walker were also on target at White Hart Lane on Sunday as Pochettino's enterprising young team equalled the club record of 12 consecutive Premier League games without defeat.

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Confident Arsenal MUST be ready for Tottenham fightback

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If all goes according to current form then Arsenal should run out comfortable winners in the first north London derby of the season tomorrow. I firmly believe that we will as well, with Tottenham on a poor run of results and looking shorn of confidence and the Gunners looking strong all over the pitch and [.

Thursday Kickoff: Martinez, Pochettino, Mourinho and more

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Thursday has already proven to be a busy day for Premier League managers, as one has seen his tenure ended while another has extended his time with his title-challenging club.

Everton has reportedly fired manager Roberto Martinez. The Toffees won just one of their last 10 games under the Spanish manager, who was contracted to the club until 2019.

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Will Spurs’ European thrashing affect Arsenal title hopes?

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It looks to me like Arsenal will be the only team from the current top three of the Premier League that will have anything but the Premier League title race to worry about by next week, always assuming that the Gunners manage to get past Watford at the Emirates stadium on Sunday, but how will [...]