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What the New York soccer derby was like for an American who spent time in England

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After a year of living in London and attending quite a few matches, I came home to my native New York just in time for the biggest fixture on the New York soccer calendar, the Hudson River Derby between New York City Football Club (NYCFC) and New York Red Bulls.

I attended six London derbies this year of varying intensity and hatred between the two sets of supporters.

What the New York soccer derby was like for an American who spent time in England

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After a year of living in London and attending quite a few matches, I came home to my native New York just in time for the biggest fixture on the New York soccer calendar, the Hudson River Derby between New York City Football Club (NYCFC) and New York Red Bulls.

I attended six London derbies this year of varying intensity and hatred between the two sets of supporters.

Tottenham Hotspur

Kane “flattered” by United interest

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Harry Kane has admitted being flattered by Manchester United's interest but insisted he remains committed to Spurs and will not leave White Hart Lane this summer.

The England international, who failed to score as his side started off their campaign at the European Championship U21 last night, has been linked with a move to Old Trafford this summer, as Louis Van Gaal looks to bolster his attacking options.

Harry Kane’s goal carries Spurs into Europa League [VIDEO]

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Harry Kane rounded off his memorable breakthrough campaign with his 31st Tottenham goal of the season as Mauricio Pochettino's men sealed fifth spot and a place in next term's Europa League.

The 21-year-old's journey from squad player to talisman at White Hart Lane has been one of the stories of the season and he provided one final reminder of his quality during a largely mundane encounter at Goodison Park.

Harry Kane’s goal carries Spurs into Europa League [VIDEO]

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Harry Kane rounded off his memorable breakthrough campaign with his 31st Tottenham goal of the season as Mauricio Pochettino's men sealed fifth spot and a place in next term's Europa League.

The 21-year-old's journey from squad player to talisman at White Hart Lane has been one of the stories of the season and he provided one final reminder of his quality during a largely mundane encounter at Goodison Park.

Video: Spurs fans reveal why they support club

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Tottenham's media team interviewed a number of fans outside White Hart Lane to find out why they support the club. Spurs have a large fan base...

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Chelsea 2-0 Tottenham: Mourinho masterclass delivers first trophy.

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Jose Mourinho sprung a tactical surprise with his team selection and it turned out to be a stroke of genius as Chelsea beat Tottenham 2-0 to win the first trophy of the new era under the Special One.
Goals from John Terry and Diego Costa sealed the victory at Wembley which will hopefully lift everyone to kick on now and aim for more glory at the end of the season.

Ray Parlour betting on Arsenal to beat Tottenham! So Am I….

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Ray Parlour, Arsenal legend turned TV Pundit, is looking forward to next weekend's North London Derby, and although he knows that Spurs are in great form he still believes the Gunners can take all three points away from White Hart Lane. He told SportLobster: "Who's coming out on top in the North London derby?

Spurs Defender Kyle Naughton Nears £5 Million Move to Swansea

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Kyle Naughton is set to miss Tottenham's Capital One Cup semi-final against boyhood club Sheffield United as a move to Swansea edges closer.

The 26-year-old full-back came through the ranks at Bramall Lane, making 50 appearances for the Blades before moving to north London in 2009.

Naughton arrived at White Hart Lane at the same time as Kyle Walker, although has struggled to make the same impact as the England right-back.

Spurs Defender Kyle Naughton Nears £5 Million Move to Swansea

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Kyle Naughton is set to miss Tottenham's Capital One Cup semi-final against boyhood club Sheffield United as a move to Swansea edges closer.

The 26-year-old full-back came through the ranks at Bramall Lane, making 50 appearances for the Blades before moving to north London in 2009.

Naughton arrived at White Hart Lane at the same time as Kyle Walker, although has struggled to make the same impact as the England right-back.

Video: A selection of Roberto Soldado open goal misses for Spurs… and Valencia

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Tottenham flop Roberto Soldado seems destined to never end his doomed spell at White Hart Lane after he missed another open goal for the club in...

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Manchester United Manager Louis Van Gaal Bemoans Festive Schedule

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Louis van Gaal described the second half of Manchester United's goalless draw at Tottenham as "a struggle for life" after outlining his frustrations with a fixture schedule which demanded two Premier League matches in fewer than 48 hours.

The visitors, who had not lost at White Hart Lane since May 2001, swept Newcastle aside in 53 minutes in the 3-1 win on Boxing Day.

Manchester United Manager Louis Van Gaal Bemoans Festive Schedule

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Louis van Gaal described the second half of Manchester United's goalless draw at Tottenham as "a struggle for life" after outlining his frustrations with a fixture schedule which demanded two Premier League matches in fewer than 48 hours.

The visitors, who had not lost at White Hart Lane since May 2001, swept Newcastle aside in 53 minutes in the 3-1 win on Boxing Day.

Mauricio Pochettino Says He Won’t Panic if Spurs Don’t Sign Anyone in January

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Tottenham head coach Mauricio Pochettino will not panic if there are no major additions to his squad during the January transfer window.

The Argentinian arrived at White Hart Lane in the summer following a successful stint as Southampton boss with six new players also joining Spurs with Pochettino, as well as chairman Daniel Levy and technical director Franco Baldini, acquired the talent they felt could help them return to the Champions League.

Mauricio Pochettino Says He Won’t Panic if Spurs Don’t Sign Anyone in January

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Tottenham head coach Mauricio Pochettino will not panic if there are no major additions to his squad during the January transfer window.

The Argentinian arrived at White Hart Lane in the summer following a successful stint as Southampton boss with six new players also joining Spurs with Pochettino, as well as chairman Daniel Levy and technical director Franco Baldini, acquired the talent they felt could help them return to the Champions League.

Saints recruiter Paul Mitchell can change Spurs, says MK Dons boss Karl Robinson

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Southampton recruiter Paul Mitchell can change Tottenham for the better when he joins up with Mauricio Pochettino at White Hart Lane, according to MK...

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Nottingham Forest Fans To Pay Homage To Brian Clough By Staging ‘Green Jumper’ Tribute At White Hart Lane

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By Chris Wright

Following the 10th anniversary of his death last Saturday, every single travelling Nottingham Forest fan will be able to pay tribute to Brian Clough at tonight's Capital One Cup tie against Tottenham by wearing a replica of his famous green Umbro jumper.

Capital One, themselves a Nottingham-based comany, have distributed 1,000 green jumpers among fans who are planning to travel down to White Hart Lane on club transport.

Spurs ready to make Jan Vertonghen captain

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Jan Vertonghen will be made Tottenham's new captain after signing a new four-year deal at White Hart Lane, according to reports. Vertonghen has been...

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Tottenham May Be Forced To Leave White Hart Lane For One Season Over New Stadium Concerns

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By Chris Wright

Tottenham may be forced to leave White Hart Lane and play elsewhere for a season due to ongoing concerns over the club's plans to build themselves a new stadium.

While Spurs have successfully navigatedtheir way past a peskycompulsory purchase with the government which allows them to begin work on anew 56,250-seater stadium on a three-hectare site right next to White Hart Lane, the club are still locked in negotiations with one local land owner negotiations that have now been going on for seven long years which have completely scuppered their construction programme.

Tottenham Will Move Out Of White Hart Lane For One Season Due To New Stadium Delay

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Tottenham Hotspur have released a statement on their official website notifying supporters that the team will have to move out of White Hart Lane for a period of one season, due to a delay in the construction of their new stadium.

Plans for the 56,250-capacity stadium, which is to be built next to their current home ground, are being challenged by landowners.

Still a Long Way to go

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Although Tottenham bossed possession during Sunday's 3-0 defeat at the hands of Liverpool, the home side never really looked like they were going to get anything from the match. One shot on target against Liverpool's eight tells the story and a goal from Raheem Sterling after eight minutes quickly killed the feel good factor generated from the win over QPR just seven days previous.

Jan Vertonghen Set To Remain At Tottenham Despite Interest From Abroad

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Belgian international defender Jan Vertonghen has expressed his desire to remain at Tottenham despite reported interest from La Liga giants Barcelona.

The 27-year-old moved to North London from Ajax in 2012 and made an immediate impact at White Hart Lane. The centre-back has scored four goals and made 57 appearances since joining Spurs.

Liverpool Swoop For Kevin Stewart

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Sky Sports understands that Liverpool have snapped up former Tottenham defender Kevin Stewart.
The 20-year-old has come through the ranks at White Hart Lane, and has skippered their youth sides.
He made his professional debut last season and has spent time on loan at Crewe Alexandra.
Tottenham decided not to offer him a professional deal, at which point Liverpool have made their move.

City Thump Spurs To Go Top Of League

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New manager but same result as Manchester City thumped Tottenham Hotspur for the second time this season to go top of the Premier League.

Back in November City thumped Spurs 6-0, a result that saw the end of Andre Villa-Boas as Tottenham manager. On Wednesday, it was Tim Sherwood's who watched his side get taken apart by a rampart City side at White Hart Lane.

By Hiring Tim Sherwood As Tottenham Manager, Daniel Levy Takes Easy Way Out

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The appointment of Tim Sherwood as manager of Tottenham Hotspur could be the direct result of bigger names that chairman Daniel Levy fancied turning down the vacant manager's post. Following last Monday's sacking of Andre Villas-Boas, several big names were linked with the Spurs job. Midweek elimination at White Hart Lane from the League Cup at the hands of relegation threatened West Ham United very easily could have ended Sherwood's chances for a permanent appointment.

Trip to Spurs a great chance for United

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"We can't afford to lose," says Patrice Evra ahead of Sunday's trip to White Hart Lane and few would disagree with the United left-back, for this weekend's clash against Tottenham could be a watershed moment as far as David Moyes' first season at the club is concerned.

Having beaten Arsenal, United failed to pick up any significant momentum and slumped to a dreadful draw at Cardiff last week, an infuriating result not only because the Reds conceded a late equaliser for the third time this season after letting in late goals against Shakthar and Southampton, but also because it came on the back on a terribly insipid performance.

Video: Brad Friedel’s own goal (Spurs vs Hull)

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Hull have levelled at White Hart Lane, with a bit of help from Spurs keeper Brad Friedel. There was more than a hint of farce to the Tigers' equaliser. Curtis Davies' terrible attempted tap-in was somehow heading wide when it seemed easier to score before it hit Friedel and deflected into the net.

Andre Villas-Boas is Correct About Subdued Spurs Support, But It’s Not Exclusive To White Hart Lane

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Tottenham's manager Andre Villas-Boas took to brave step of criticizing his club's own supporters after their 1-0 win over Hull City. Villas-Boas was unhappy with the atmosphere created for his players at White Hart Lane and was quoted post-match that his side felt like the away team at times (from Sky Sports):

"I compliment the boys for what they did great work rate.

Tottenham Hotspur Launch Ambitious NFL Stadium Plans: Daily Soccer Report

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Tottenham Hotspur are interested in partnering with a London-based NFL team to share the new White Hart Lane stadium, which could be ready for opening in 2016.

According to Metro newspaper today, the combined effort could help build a new 65,000-seat stadium. Tottenham recently appointed new architects who could be drawing up plans for a stadium that would work for both soccer and American football.

Stubhub: Myths and Reality, Winners And Losers

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Tottenham Hotspur and their kit sponsors Under Armour are currently running a promotion where fans can send in their photos and/or those of family and friends for inclusion on the tunnel wall at White Hart Lane. It's a great idea – the last thing that the players see as they run out is the joy that they bring to their supporters, a reminder of when it comes to it, when they escape from the protected cosseted world of a modern Premier League professional footballer, they should be doing it for their fans.

Newcastle linked with Spurs striker Jermain Defoe

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Out-of-favour Tottenham forward Jermain Defoe could be a January transfer target for Newcastle. The England international has found himself down the Spurs pecking order following the arrival of Roberto Soldado from Valencia. According to the Mail on Sunday, the 30-year-old is not prepared to bide his time on the bench during a World Cup season.

John Terry Equalizes For Chelsea Against Tottenham Hotspur [GIF]

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After Jose Mourinho's half-time substitution to bring Juan Mata on for John Obi-Mikel, the move paid dividends for Chelsea when Juan Mata's pin-point free kick found the head of John Terry to equalize against Tottenham today at White Hart Lane.

1 Juan Mata records his first Premier League assist of the season after registering 25 over the past two seasons.

Video: Gylfi Sigurdsson gives Spurs the lead against Chelsea

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10 by 89ly Gylfi Sigurdsson has given Spurs an early lead in today's lunchtime kick-off against Chelsea. New White Hart Lane hero Christian Eriksen was once again in the thick of things. The Dane turned neatly before squaring the ball for Roberto Soldado. Sigurdsson got on the end of Soldado's lay-off, bundled through a John [.

Willian had already signed Spurs contract before deciding to join Chelsea

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It was already apparent that Willian had come pretty close to joining Spurs before deciding his future lay with Chelsea. But today it's emerged that he had actually signed for Andre Villas Boas' team. The Brazil international had signed a contract at White Hart Lane before his "change of heart", according to reports in The [.

English Premier League

Magpies Once Had The Same Ambition As Spurs

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We are still missing a few players tomorrow, and at the moment it's not known if Cheick Tiote, Papiss Cisse, Mike Williamson or Sammy Ameobi are fit to play at White Hart Lane. Sir Bobby Robson Newcastle a top four club when this man was manager But it's probably unlikely now that all four [...]

Reviewing Key Premier League Refereeing Decisions: Gameweek 23

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Better late than never, here's a review of the key refereeing decisions from the mid-week Premier League matches — and what the match officials got right and wrong.

Beginning at White Hart Lane, the home side were 1-0 down and half time was approaching, when a free kick from Christian Eriksen was converted by an onside Michael Dawson.

He’s Been A Brilliant Player For This Football Club

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Newcastle manager Alan Pardew has praised his captain Fabricio Coloccini to high heaven today, so maybe the Argentine International will be coming back to lead the team at White Hart Lane tomorrow afternoon and maybe not. Fabricio Coloccini could return tomorrow Colo was signed for around £10.6M from Spanish clubDeportivo in the summer [.

The Rest

Greavsie Update.

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"The biggest regret of my whole football career was leaving White Hart Lane in 1970.'' . The Greg Meyer Column. . Tuesday May 12th 2015... Birthdays ... A Little Group Welcome at the Bedside. Greavsie. It's off!! The Hall of Fame Induction for James Peter Greaves has been put on hold pending his return to fitness to turn out at the big event.

Why Chelsea's Clash with Tottenham Means Even More This Weekend

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The buildup to the highly anticipated match between Chelsea and Tottenham is getting juicer and juicier as kickoff nears. Chelsea visit White Hart Lane at 12:45pm BST tomorrow in a match that will see the winner momentarily earn a lone spot at the top of the Premier League table.

While the points available will be battled for on the pitch by two very talented teams, the managerial standoff that has been brewing this week has made tomorrow's kickoff even more enticing.