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2017 04 20 Tweet

[Tottenham’s Ugo Ehiogu hospitalised after collapsing] We can confirm that Ugo Ehiogu is currently in hospital after collapsing at our Training Centre earlier today. Our Under-23’s coach received immediate treatment on site from our medical staff before being transferred to hospital by ambulance

2017 04 21 Retrieve

[Ugo Ehiogu - Former Aston Villa & England defender dies, aged 44] It is with immense sadness that we announce the passing of Ugo Ehiogu, our Under-23 coach. Ugo received immediate treatment after suffering a cardiac arrest at the Training Centre yesterday before being transferred to hospital, where he passed away in the early hours of this morning

2018 05 15 Retrieve

[Davinson Sanchez signs Spurs contract through to 2024] The Colombia international defender has enjoyed a successful first season in England after joining us from Ajax in August, 2017.

Davinson, 21, made his Tottenham debut as a substitute against Burnley in August, 2017, and has gone on to become a mainstay of the side, impressing with his performances during 41 appearances for the Club this season.

Having represented his country at youth levels, Davinson made his senior Colombia debut in November, 2016, and has now won seven caps in total ahead of this summer’s World Cup.

: 2019 05 23 Of the 20 teams that competed in the Premier League 10 years ago, for example, only seven have managed to maintain their divisional integrity. They are: Manchester United, Liverpool, Chelsea, Arsenal, Everton, Tottenham and Manchester City. The rest have all tasted relegation. Aston Villa, Fulham, West Ham, Stoke City, West Brom, Newcastle United, Hull City and Middlesbrough have all dropped into the Championship at various stages, while Bolton, Sunderland, Wigan Athletic, Portsmouth and Blackburn Rovers tumbled further down the pyramid, dropping into League One

: 2019 05 27 Harry Kane has handed the club a huge boost by declaring himself fit to play against Liverpool in Saturday’s Champions League final, some just five days out from the fixture

: 2019 05 31 Imagine Dragons has been confirmed by UEFA as the band that will play before the 2018-19 Champions League final between Liverpool and Tottenham at Madrid’s Wanda Metropolitano.

: 2019 05 31b If Tottenham Hotspur were to lift the Champions League against Liverpool at the Wanda Metropolitano in Madrid on Saturday, not only would it represent the first honour of Mauricio Pochettino’s reign but also the biggest trophy in the club’s history

2019 06 08 Retrieve

[Leyton Orient have confirmed that manager Justin Edinburgh has died at the age of 49] We are deeply saddened and shocked to hear of the passing of Justin Edinburgh. Our heartfelt condolences and thoughts go out to his family and friends at this terribly difficult time as well as everyone that worked alongside Justin at Leyton Orient

: 2019 06 13 Tottenham had somewhat of a rollercoaster last season, briefly emerging as frontrunners for the title before a mild capitulation that saw them only secure fourth place on the final day of the campaign

: 2019 06 28 Arsenal have made a €25 million bid to sign Saint-Etienne defender William Saliba although they are set to face competition from their north London rivals Tottenham for the 18-year-old

: 2019 06 28b Tottenham’s rumoured pursuit of Dani Ceballos has become trickier with the Real Madrid midfielder declaring he does not want to be sold. Ceballos, 22, has been mentioned as a potential makeweight in a deal that could send Christian Eriksen the other way

: 2019 07 01 Arsenal and Tottenham have been warned by Ghislain Printant that prising William Saliba away from Saint-Etienne will not be easy

: 2019 07 02 Jack Clarke has completed a £9 million move to Tottenham, but will spend the 2019-20 campaign back on loan at Leeds.

: 2019 07 02b Tottenham have confirmed the €60 million signing of midfielder Tanguy Ndombele from Lyon, in a record transfer for the club

: 2019 07 06 Liverpool and Tottenham have been informed that Fiorentina have no intention of parting with Federico Chiesa, with Rocco Commisso vowing that his club ‘won’t make the same mistake as with Roberto Baggio’

: 2019 07 08 Tottenham have appointed former midfielder Ryan Mason as an academy coach as part of a reshuffle of their backroom staff. The 28-year-old, who retired from football in February 2018 after suffering a head injury, will take charge of the Under-19 side in the UEFA Youth League

: 2019 07 12 Peter Crouch has announced his retirement from football at the age of 38 having represented England, Liverpool, Tottenham and many other clubs across a distinguished career.

2019 07 14 Retrieve

[Eric Dier has been ruled out of Tottenham’s pre-season tour to Singapore and Shanghai having undergone an operation on an unspecified injury] Eric Dier has undergone a medical procedure to correct an issue detected during medical assessments on the first day of pre-season training. Following the successful procedure Eric will now undertake a short period of rehabilitation. He will therefore not travel on the club’s pre-season tour to Singapore and Shanghai

: 2019 07 15 AS Roma director Gianluca Petrachi has confirmed the club are interested in signing Tottenham defender Toby Alderweireld.

: 2019 07 17 Tottenham have confirmed that Danny Rose is free to leave the club this summer after he was left out of the club’s squad for their pre-season tour of Asia

2019 07 17b Retrieve

[Tottenham’s England full-back Kieran Trippier has completed a move to Atletico Madrid] Atletico Madrid and Tottenham Hotspur have come to an agreement for the transfer of Kieran Trippier. The English player, 28, has signed for the next three seasons. We welcome Trippier to the Atletico family and wish him the best of luck in his new home. Welcome, Kieran!

: 2019 07 23 Monterrey added another attacking piece to the club’s already talented roster with the signing of Vincent Janssen from Tottenham. The Premier League outfit announced the move, with the Liga MX side reportedly paying €7 million for the forward

: 2019 08 05 Tottenham have made an offer of £30 million plus midfielder Josh Onomah for Fulham wideman Ryan Sessegnon.

: 2019 08 05b Tottenham defender Juan Foyth is set to be sidelined until September due to an ankle ligament injury

: 2019 08 06 Juventus have accepted Tottenham’s €70 million bid for striker Paulo Dybala.

: 2019 08 07 Barcelona are asking for between €20 million and €30m from Tottenham to allow Philippe Coutinho to leave on a season-long loan deal.

: 2019 08 07b Tottenham have expressed an interest in signing Elseid Hysaj from Napoli, but the Serie A club are demanding a fee of £23 million from the Premier League side

: 2019 08 07c Barcelona seek Neymar loan deal with option to buy - but must offload Philippe Coutinho to Tottenham first. Sources have told Goal that Paris Saint-Germain are open to loaning Neymar to the Catalan side with an obligation to purchase outright next season

: 2019 08 07d Tottenham have reached a deal to sign Real Betis midfielder Giovani Lo Celso in a deal worth €60 million

: 2019 08 08 Paulo Dybala’s proposed switch to Tottenham has fallen through amid financial issues with the image rights associated with the Juventus forward

: 2019 08 08b Tottenham have completed the £25 million signing of 19-year-old Ryan Sessegnon from Fulham

2019 08 08 Retrieve

[Giovani Lo Celso joins Tottenham on season-long loan deal] We are delighted to announce that we have reached agreement for the season-long loan signing of Giovani Lo Celso from Real Betis with an option to make the transfer permanent

2019 08 22 Retrieve

[Besiktas sign €5m Georges-Kevin Nkoudou from Tottenham] We have reached agreement with Turkish Super Lig side Beşiktaş for the transfer of Georges-Kevin Nkoudou. Having joined us from French side Marseille in 2016, the winger made 27 appearances in our colours, scoring once, and spent time on loan with Burnley and AS Monaco

2019 10 05 Retrieve

[Hugo Lloris had to be stretched off in considerable pain as he suffered a serious injury to his left arm after gifting Brighton the lead in Saturday’s Premier League clash] We can confirm that Hugo Lloris sustained a dislocated elbow during today’s match against Brighton. Our club captain was stretchered off as a result of the injury and will now return to London this evening after being assessed at a local hospital. Assessment will continue this coming week to ascertain the full extent of the injury and the length of time he will require to undergo rehabilitation

2019 10 07 Retrieve

[Tottenham have confirmed that goalkeeper Hugo Lloris will be out until at least the start of 2020 with a dislocated elbow] Hugo Lloris has undergone further assessment this morning after sustaining a dislocated elbow in our match against Brighton on Saturday. The findings have shown that although surgery will not be required, our Club Captain has suffered ligament damage and is not expected to return to training before the end of 2019. Hugo is currently in a brace and will now undergo a period of rest and rehabilitation under the supervision of our medical staff at Hotspur Way

2019 11 20 Retrieve

[The Tottenham Hotspur Supporters’ Trust (THST) has thanked Mauricio Pochettino following his sacking] We’re shocked and saddened to hear our club has sacked Mauricio Pochettino and his coaching staff. During his time at Spurs, Poch gave us many of our best moments as supporters, made Tottenham Hotspur a force to be reckoned with again, and forged a strong link with the fans. We will never forget the joy he brought us. Of course, results in the league have been disappointing for some time. But many fans thought Poch had earned the right to turn it around in the first sustained period of poor form we’ve had during his time at the club. We now have to look forward and take stock. But there are questions that must be asked of the board

The club’s statement makes it clear the board has decided to sack the manager and coaching staff. It is their decision. We question why this decision was taken at the end, rather than the beginning, of the international break. We question whether the timing of the decision leaves the club with much choice in who takes over. To take the decision it has, the board must have a clear plan for what and who comes next. It needs to tell this club’s supporters what that plan is. And the board also needs to consider its own role in this.

Is the manager solely accountable? How much has the board’s line on wages and transfers contributed to player unrest and disaffection? How much did it contribute to the situation we now find ourselves in? And will it change to help support a new manager? We’d like to put on record our thanks to Mauricio Pochettino, Jesus Perez, Toni Jiminez and Miguel D’Agostino for the fantastic football and magical moments they have brought us over the last five years

2019 11 27 Retrieve

[Tottenham full-back Ben Davies is set for a prolonged spell out after the Premier League club confirmed he had sustained ligament damage to his left ankle] Following ongoing examination and assessment over the past few days, we can confirm that Ben Davies sustained ligament damage to his left ankle during Saturday’s win against West Ham United. Assessment continues to determine whether surgery is required, with the Wales international defender expected to undergo an extended period of rehabilitation

2019 12 22 Retrieve

[Tottenham Hotspur Stadium public address system moved to quell the crowd with no less than three warnings to end offensive conduct] Racist behaviour from spectators is interfering with the game. Racist behaviour from spectators is interfering with the game. Please remember that racism has no place in football.

2019 12 22b Retrieve

[Tottenham pledge to investigate Rudiger abuse] We are now conducting a thorough investigation which will include liaising with Chelsea and their players for their observations. Any form of racism is completely unacceptable and will not be tolerated in our stadium. We take any such allegations extremely seriously and shall take the strongest possible action against any individual found to be behaving in such a way, including stadium bans

2019 12 23 Retrieve

[Police reveal Chelsea fan arrested for racist chants against Son as Spurs promise enquiry into Rudiger abuse] During yesterday’s match against Chelsea, Antonio Rudiger reported hearing alleged racist abuse from an individual(s) in the South Stand. We are able to track every fan via the cameras and have spent many hours reviewing CCTV footage. We have engaged lip readers to study the footage and contacted Chelsea for further information from their players. We have also taken statements from other parties present at the time. The police will be reviewing our evidence alongside us. Please be assured we shall be exhaustively investigating this matter. This Club has a proud track record of anti-racism work across all our communities and we are determined to ensure that we conduct a thorough investigation. Any fan found to be guilty will receive a lifetime ban. At this time however we should point out that our findings are inconclusive and would ask that comment is reserved until the facts are established

2019 12 24 Retrieve

[Tottenham have issued an immediate ban to a supporter who threw a cup at Chelsea goalkeeper Kepa Arrizabalaga during Sunday’s Premier League game] We can confirm that we have identified and issued an immediate ban to the individual responsible for throwing a cup at Chelsea goalkeeper Kepa Arrizabalaga during Sunday’s Premier League home fixture. We shall continue to take the strongest action possible against anyone found to be behaving in this way

During yesterday’s match against Chelsea, Antonio Rudiger reported hearing alleged racist abuse from an individual(s) in the South Stand. We are able to track every fan via the cameras and have spent many hours reviewing CCTV footage. We have engaged lip readers to study the footage and contacted Chelsea for further information from their players. We have also taken statements from other parties present at the time. The police will be reviewing our evidence alongside us. Please be assured we shall be exhaustively investigating this matter. This Club has a proud track record of anti-racism work across all our communities and we are determined to ensure that we conduct a thorough investigation. Any fan found to be guilty will receive a lifetime ban

2019 12 27 Retrieve

[Tottenham recall USMNT defender Cameron Carter-Vickers from Stoke City loan] The club would like to take this opportunity to thank Cameron for his efforts and wish him every success for the future

2020 01 06 Retrieve

[Rudiger investigation closed with ‘no evidence to support’ Chelsea defender’s racial abuse allegation] The club and the Metropolitan Police have now exhausted all avenues of investigation following the reported incident at our home fixture against Chelsea on 22 December. We carried out extensive reviews of CCTV images and footage, working with professional lip readers. All materials and reports have now also been reviewed by the police who have carried out their own investigation. The police have notified us today that, having reviewed and investigated, they have closed the crime report as they can find no evidence to support the allegation of racial abuse.

We fully support Antonio Rudiger with the action that he took - however there is no evidence to corroborate or contradict the allegation and as such neither ourselves nor the police are in a position to take any further action. We are fiercely proud of our anti-racism work and our zero tolerance of any form of discrimination. This is one reason why we have attributed so much time and resource to investigating this matter. Had we identified anyone guilty of this we were intent on issuing them with a lifetime ban from our stadium as they would have no place among our proud, diverse fan base. If any new information comes to light, this will be fully investigated

2020 01 07 Retrieve

[Tottenham suffer injury blow as midfielder Moussa Sissoko set to miss three months] Following a clinical assessment and scans, Moussa Sissoko has today (Tuesday) undergone surgery to the medial collateral ligament in his right knee. The France international sustained the injury in our fixture against Southampton, resulting in him missing our recent FA Cup tie at Middlesbrough. Our medical staff will monitor Moussa’s recovery before he commences rehabilitation with a view to returning to training in early April

2020 01 10 Retrieve

[Harry Kane injury: How many games will the Tottenham star miss?] Following ongoing assessment by our medical staff over the past week, we can confirm that Harry Kane will undergo surgery to repair a ruptured tendon in his left hamstring. The striker suffered the injury during our Premier League fixture against Southampton last week and specialists have advised surgery after further review of the injury. The decision to undergo surgery is not expected to impact the timeframe that the England captain will be sidelined, with the expectation that he will return to training in April

2020 01 28 Retrieve

[Tottenham have taken up their £27 million ($35m) purchase option on Giovani Lo Celso and handed him a contract through to 2025] A former player at Rosario Central and Paris Saint-Germain, Giovani has appeared in 20 games for us so far in all competitions and registered two goals, including netting the first FA Cup goal at our new stadium against Middlesbrough earlier this month

2020 01 29 Retrieve

[Bergwijn will inherit Christian Eriksen’s No.23 shirt following his move to Inter] We are delighted to announce the signing of Steven Bergwijn from Eredivisie side PSV Eindhoven. Steven has signed a contract with the club that will run until 2025 and will wear the number 23 shirt

2020 02 18 Retrieve

[Tottenham reveals that Heung-min Son is to be sidelined after fracturing his arm] Heung-Min Son is to undergo surgery this week after sustaining a fracture to his right arm. The South Korea international suffered the injury during our win against Aston Villa on Sunday. Following surgery, our medical staff shall be reviewing management options for Son’s rehabilitation with the player expected to be sidelined for a number of weeks

2020 02 23 Retrieve

[Tottenham’s statement regarding the allegations of racist by their supporters] The police have notified us today that, having reviewed and investigated, they have closed the crime report as they can find no evidence to support the allegation of racial abuse

We fully support Antonio Rudiger with the action that he took - however there is no evidence to corroborate or contradict the allegation and as such neither ourselves nor the police are in a position to take any further action

2020 03 07 Retrieve

[Rudiger opens up on Tottenham racism allegations: I felt like a monkey] The club and the Metropolitan Police have now exhausted all avenues of investigation following the reported incident at our home fixture against Chelsea on 22 December. We carried out extensive reviews of CCTV images and footage, working with professional lip readers. All materials and reports have now also been reviewed by the police who have carried out their own investigation. The police have notified us today that, having reviewed and investigated, they have closed the crime report as they can find no evidence to support the allegation of racial abuse. We fully support Antonio Rudiger with the action that he took - however there is no evidence to corroborate or contradict the allegation and as such neither ourselves nor the police are in a position to take any further action. We are fiercely proud of our anti-racism work and our zero tolerance of any form of discrimination. This is one reason why we have attributed so much time and resource to investigating this matter. Had we identified anyone guilty of this we were intent on issuing them with a lifetime ban from our stadium as they would have no place among our proud, diverse fan base. If any new information comes to light, this will be fully investigated

2020 03 09 Retrieve

[Tottenham’s injury crisis grows as Bergwijn ruled out for the season] Following assessment and examination by our medical team, we can confirm that Steven Bergwijn suffered a significant sprain to his left ankle during our match against Burnley. The Netherlands international will now undergo an extended period of rehabilitation where his progress will continue to be assessed

2020 03 15 Retrieve

[Police appeal for information after Spurs star Vertonghen’s family held at knifepoint] We have been supporting Jan and his family through this terribly traumatic time and we encourage anyone who has any information to come forward to help the police with their investigation

2020 03 29 Retrieve

[Tottenham’s Son and Bergwijn allowed to return to home countries] The club has given permission for both Heung-Min Son and Steven Bergwijn to return to their home countries. Both players will continue their individual rehabilitation and training programmes during their time away

2020 04 06 Retrieve

[Spurs confirm Son to complete military service in South Korea during Premier League coronavirus break] The club can confirm that Son Heung-min will commence his mandatory military service in South Korea this month. The forward arrived back in his home country at the end of March where he is currently in quarantine. Our medical staff are in regular contact as he concludes his recovery after fracturing his arm in our 3-2 win against Aston Villa on February 16 and continues to train. Sonny had surgery on his arm in South Korea before returning to the UK at the end of February to continue his rehabilitation, prior to the initial announcement of the professional game in England being suspended as a result of the Covid-19 pandemic. The Premier League has since announced that the 2019/20 season will only return when it is ‘safe and appropriate to do so’ and is under constant review. Son will return to London following the conclusion of his military service in May

2020 04 07 Retrieve

[Tottenham and England icon Jimmy Greaves has been admitted to hospital] We can confirm that our record goalscorer Jimmy Greaves is currently being treated in hospital. We are in touch with his family and will provide further updates in due course. Everybody at the club sends their best wishes to Jimmy and his family

2020 04 08 Retrieve

[Tottenham reprimand Mourinho and players for breaking coronavirus restrictions] All of our players have been reminded to respect social distancing when exercising outdoors. We shall continue to reinforce this message

2020 04 13 Retrieve

[Tottenham make u-turn on using coronavirus furlough scheme] We have decided that all non-playing staff, whether full-time, casual or furloughed, will receive 100 per cent of their pay for April and May. Only the board will take salary reductions

In these uncertain times, we have to ensure we are in a position to meet our financial obligations and protect the Club’s ability to be able to operate when football returns. However, we also need, importantly, to support our wider communities and the NHS. This has been a week when we have worked hard to do both

2020 04 14 Retrieve

[How each Premier League club is handling coronavirus pandemic football shutdown] We are acutely aware that many supporters were against the decision we made regarding furloughing staff… and our intention to apply, if applicable, for the CJRS (Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme). In view of supporter sentiment regarding the scheme it is not our intention to make use of the current CJRS that runs until the end of May. We shall consult with stakeholders, including the Tottenham Hotspur Supporters’ Trust [THST], with whom we have been in dialogue over the past week and who share our desire to protect jobs, should circumstances change going forward

2020 04 21 Retrieve

[Tottenham originally decided to take advantage of the government’s furlough scheme. The club did reverse their decision last week] We have decided that all non-playing staff, whether full-time, casual or furloughed, will receive 100 per cent of their pay for April and May. Only the board will take salary reductions

2020 05 20 Retrieve

[Spurs launch investigation as Serge Aurier breaks lockdown protocols for a third time after getting haircut] We are investigating the circumstances and will deal with the incident appropriately

2020 05 30 Retrieve

[Tottenham could be without Troy Parrott when the Premier League resumes after he underwent surgery to remove his appendix] Troy Parrott has undergone surgery to remove his appendix. The young striker was found to have early signs of appendicitis after reporting abdominal pain to our medical staff. He will now undergo a period of recovery before commencing rehabilitation and returning to training later in June

2020 06 03 Retrieve

[Tottenham chose to partially waive confidentiality and confirm that the individual in question belonged to the London club] We have been informed by the Premier League that we have received one positive test for COVID-19 following the latest round of testing at our Training Centre. Due to medical confidentiality, the individual’s name will not be disclosed. They are currently asymptomatic and will now self-isolate for seven days, in line with Premier League protocol, before undergoing further testing. We shall continue to strictly adhere to the Premier League’s Return to Training protocol, which ensures our Training Centre remains a safe and virus-free working environment

2020 06 15 Retrieve

[Tottenham offer fans chance to appear on live video fan wall] We are giving supporters the chance to be part of a live video fan wall during our first ever behind-closed-doors Premier League match against Manchester United on Friday night. Spurs Inside is another first for the club, streamed live on our giant video screens in the stadium bowl intermittently throughout the match so that the players will know fans are watching and cheering them on. We are providing a select number of Season Ticket Holders and Executive Members - our regular match attenders - the opportunity to be part of this unique experience

2020 06 22 Retrieve

[Jan Vertonghen has agreed to extend his existing contract at Tottenham until the end of the season] We can confirm that defender Jan Vertonghen and goalkeeper Michel Vorm have agreed to extend their existing contracts with the club until the end of the 2019-20 season. Both players’ contracts were due to expire at the end of this month and this extension means they will now be available to play for us for the remainder of the current Premier League season

We have also agreed to extend the loans of Danny Rose (Newcastle United), Kyle Walker-Peters (Southampton), Jack Clarke and Luke Amos (both QPR), Brandon Austin (Viborg) and Armando Shashoua (Atletico Baleares) until the end of their respective league seasons

2020 07 12 Retrieve

[Chloe Morgan says Tottenham must do more to integrate men’s and women’s squads] The progress and evolution of our women’s set-up is an ongoing, organic process and something which we as a club are fully committed to. In a short space of time, the club has fully integrated its women’s team into its day-to-day operations and fully supported the team’s entry into the Barclays FA Women’s Super League (WSL)

Last year, we staged the first Women’s north London derby in the top flight at Tottenham Hotspur Stadium which set a new all-time attendance record for the WSL of 38,262. We have also this week launched a new Female Talent Pathway, enabling us to help aspiring young female footballers develop their skills from a young age to play at the highest level possible

Equality and inclusion is of paramount importance to us as a club and is central to everything we do

Our men’s players have shown cohesiveness with our women’s team by attending matches in support of the players, engaging with them on social media and appearing alongside each other at community events as we recognise that our men’s and women’s players provide equal inspiration to young people within our local area

Our women’s team has a dedicated home at The Hive Stadium - training is split between The Hive and our training centre, based on logistical requirements and in compliance with regulations pertaining to gender appropriate changing areas. Players have full access to appropriate training facilities and medical provision at all times, including those utilised by our men’s and academy teams when they train at our training centre, where both the men’s and women’s teams are undergoing tests for COVID-19.

2020 07 13 Retrieve

[Serge Aurier’s brother has died, Tottenham confirm, amid shooting reports] The club is deeply saddened to confirm media reports that Serge Aurier’s brother passed away in the early hours of this morning. We are supporting Serge at this difficult time and we ask that the privacy of the player and his family is respected. Everybody at the club sends their sincerest condolences to Serge and his family. Our thoughts are with them all