Sky Sports journalist Michael Bridge told Football FanCast that Gareth Bale won’t be returning to Tottenham for a third time because Carlo Ancelotti wants to keep him. Bale was re-signed by Jose Mourinho for a sensational second spell in north London last September. And whilst the 32-year-old hardly featured during his opening five months back at the club, he ended with an impressive return of 16 goals and three assists in just 19 starts across all competitions.
Our team-by-team guide to the new Fantasy Premier League (FPL) season continues with this preview of Tottenham Hotspur. From early-season title contenders to a mid-season managerial change, Spurs’ 2020/21 campaign was an eventful one. They finished seventh in the Premier League and also reached the final of the Carabao Cup, but defeats to Arsenal and Dinamo Zagreb in March were real low points and ultimately led to the sacking of José Mourinho.
Dean Windass reckons that Nuno Espirito Santo will be delighted that Dele Alli is still a Tottenham player. The 25-year-old is about to start his seventh season with the club, which comes after he almost left last January following his fallout with Jose Mourinho which overshadowed his entire 2020-2021 campaign.
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Former Tottenham Hotspur captain Graham Roberts has labelled previous manager Jose Mourinho’s treatment of Dele Alli as “absolutely pathetic”. New Spurs boss, Nuno Espirito Santo, got to see his side in action for the first time last weekend, as Spurs drew 1-1 with Leyton Orient in a pre-season friendly.
Tottenham had a very poor 2020/21 campaign. The north London club promised so much at the start of the season as they reached the top of the Premier League table. But Tottenham could not keep up their early season form as things began to unravel. Jose Mourinho was sacked as manager and Ryan Mason was given the task of salvaging something from the campaign.
Talking to Il Messaggero (h/t The Daily Mail), Italian manager Gennaro Gattuso described the pain he felt after being denied a job as Tottenham Hotspur’s new manager. Spurs sacked Jose Mourinho back in April just days before the Carabao Cup final. While the club had Ryan Mason take over as their interim manager, a permanent option was constantly sought.
Chelsea and Tottenham have reportedly been made aware of transfer target Jules Kounde's view on a move this summer. Sevilla defender Jules Kounde would reportedly be open to a move to Chelsea but is ready to snub a transfer approach from Tottenham due to their lack of Champions League football.
Nuno has reportedly identified the perfect strike partner to suit Harry Kane next season. Tottenham manager Nuno Espirito Santo wants Southampton striker Danny Ings to partner Harry Kane in attack next season, according to reports. The Portuguese boss was appointed to replace Jose Mourinho earlier this month and will be looking to prepare in the best possible way for a renewed top-four challenge ahead of the new campaign.
Jose Mourinho has hit back at claims his tenure at Old Trafford was a failure as he points to the three trophies he won as Manchester United boss - taking aim at Solskjaer in the process Jose Mourinho has taken aim at Ole Gunnar Solskjaer's lack of silverware at Manchester United by claiming "what’s a disaster for me is considered as a great success for others."
Speaking during his unveiling as the new manager of AS Roma (h/t Express), Jose Mourinho lashed out at Tottenham Hotspur over his sacking right before the team was to play a cup final. Mourinho spent close to eighteen months as the manager of Tottenham. After having brought in to replace Mauricio Pochettino in November 2019, the Portuguese was shown the doors in April earlier this year following a disappointing run of results.
, but he won't be the first player to hang up his boots earlier than expected Gareth Bale is reportedly preparing for his final year in club football ahead of his 32nd birthday - but he wouldn't be the first player to retire from the sport earlier than anticipated.
Kane has told Tottenham that he wants to leave the club in this summer's transfer window after yet another trophyless season. Former Tottenham Hotspur star Teddy Sheringham has cast doubt on Harry Kane’s future at the club, despite Fabio Paratici stating he wants to keep the striker.
Tottenham Hotspur playmaker Dele Alli has taken the blame for being frozen out of the team during Jose Mourinho's short-lived tenure in North London. The 25-year-old was handed several opportunities to impress in the Europa League but struggled for game time domestically, starting just two Premier League games under Mourinho last term.
London [UK], July 5 (ANI): Tottenham Hotspur FC forward Dele Alli 'blames himself' and not Jose Mourinho for his lack of appearances in a Spurs shirt over the last 12 months. The England international was on the pitch for just 233 minutes under Mourinho in the 32 league matches, costing him a place in the England squad for Euro 2020.
Despite his exile from the starting line-up under Mourinho, Alli has refused to criticise his former manager Dele Alli has said he “learned a lot” from working with Jose Mourinho at Tottenham last season and blames himself for his lack of game time. After making an explosive start to his Spurs career and securing his status as one of their most influential players under Mauricio Pochettino, Alli was gradually pushed to the fringes under Mourinho.
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Tottenham Hotspur, through their official website, reveal that Ryan Mason will remain in the club’s backroom staff, but will not work with the senior team. The 29-year-old was appointed as interim manager for Spurs back in April. Daniel Levy sacked Jose Mourinho and Mason was handed the temporary managerial role.
Tottenham boss Nuno has named three of his new backroom team. Sky Sports says three members of Nuno's backroom staff at Tottenham have been confirmed. Goalkeeper coach Rui Barbosa and fitness coach Antonio Dias, who both left Wolves with Nuno, are joining Spurs, as is ex-Hearts head coach Ian Cathro.
Tottenham have confirmed Nuno Espirito Santo's coaching team ahead of the 2021/22 season Ledley King will not be part of Nuno Espirito Santo's coaching staff at Tottenham, football.london understands. A member of Jose Mourinho's backroom team after his appointment as first-team assistant ahead of the 2020/21 campaign, the former defender remained at Tottenham Hotspur Stadium in wake of the Portuguese's dismissal back in April.