Let it begin

In a matter of a couple of hours from starting to write this piece the circus that is the English Premier League kicks off at Anfield without one of the Transfer windows unresolved issues as Nibbler Suarez cannot play for a few more weeks yet.

 

When we start tomorrow we will also be without the other unresolved issue due to injury but both of these unresolved transfer sagas highlight a major flaw in the current transfer window system. It is high time that the authorities got together to ensure that the window closes before a ball is kicked in any of the major European Leagues.

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One Man Band?

One man band! one player team! Without Bale we are nothing!  These are the sort of accusations being levelled at the current Tottenham side but is it true? Would Spurs suffer if Bale was not in the side. Would our season end if he was to get injured? Could we cope without him? Continue reading

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First Post Window Game and the Fans thank Burkina Faso

Or do they? Spurs fans today saw what was to many their worst fears following a transfer window where the club did not buy a striker. The only fit forward limped off after spraining an ankle and with Adebayor away in Africa the season ended in many supporters eyes. Continue reading

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So it didn’t snow – Deadline day thoughts

Went to sleep last night and it was like hoping for snow. Hoped to wake up to find Daniel had done it again and there was a crisp, clean layer of new striker outside my window.
The view is as last night.

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When Harry Met Andre

I was originally going to write a half term report but the prospect of the new boss, same as the old boss scenario got the better of me and so I delayed until we had played QPR at Loftus Road.

A lot was said in the build up to this match about failing at Chelsea requiring fools etc etc and so the fixture had an added edge to it so it was interesting to see how the two men have fared in their respective employments. Continue reading

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