Three wins in a week – possible?

It’s been a busy week for the team what with the demands of television and Europe but so far we have come out of it quite well. An ‘easy’ win against a shockingly poor Aston Villa side and a tricky if slightly undeserved victory over RSC Anderlecht on Thursday night at the Lane but now the sternest test. That lot from down the road.

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Times, they are a Changin’

Or so sang Bob Dylan as he looked at changes in the sixties, you know, when Tottenham ruled the World (Well England and Europe anyway).

Been a few games since I last put 0s and 1s to electronic paper and in that time we have played another four games. The Europa campaign started with a deserved three points (and a typical Spurs scare). Six points gained in the league and a loss to the mortal enemy from South London.

Looking at each game briefly we saw the introduction to the faithful of Heung-Min Son and two goals against the Azerbaijani champions. Ok! they scored first and looked a better team than many would have given them credit for before the game but to be fair they did beat Inter last season so it should not have been that much of a surprise. It seems that the coaching staff had noticed their strengths and at the end of the day we won quite easily to clock up three points.

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