Tim Krul

Newcastle United slap 'prohibitive' eight-figure price tag on Tim Krul

Newcastle United do not want to lose goalkeeper Tim Krul and will put £10million price tag on him to ward off interest from Tottenham Hotspur

Andros Townsend

Newcastle United look at Spurs winger Andros Townsend

Alan Pardew is keen on adding Tottenham winger Andros Townsend to Newcastle United's squad as part of a British reboot of his Magpies team

Tottenham Hotspur's Younes Kaboul (L) in action with Newcastle United's Sammy Ameobi

Newcastle United 0 Tottenham Hotspur 4: Neil Cameron's match analysis

Newcastle United's season is in turmoil after their fifth straight home defeat which bodes badly for manager Alan Pardew

Alan Pardew the Newcastle United manager

Hope is all Newcastle United manager Alan Pardew has on Wednesday

Newcastle United will take on Tottenham Hotspur more in hope than expectation on Wednesday as injuries start to mount

Sunderland manager Gustavo Poyet

Sunderland v Spurs preview: Gus Poyet's balancing act still needs work

Coach Gustavo Poyet admits Sunderland have not yet found the right balance ahead of tonight's visit from Tottenham Hotspur

Gus Poyet

Gus Poyet aims to push Andre Villas-Boas one step closer to the sack

Gus Poyet has admitted his "deserved" Tottenham Hotspur sacking was horrible, but that will not stop him pushing Andre Villas-Boas one step closer

Loic Remy in action for Newcastle against Spurs

Tottenham Hotspur 0 Newcastle United 1: Stuart Rayner's match analysis

With a deadly striker and a brilliant goalkeeper, the improbable suddenly becomes very possible. No wonder a Newcastle United team featuring Loic Remy and Tim Krul are specialising in it this season

Newcastle United manager, Alan Pardew

Tottenham v Newcastle United Preview: Pardew strengthening on domestic front

As Newcastle United take on Tottenham Hotspur tomorrow, Chief Sports Writer Mark Douglas takes at Alan Pardew's plans for the match

Wes Brown of Sunderland

Sunderland 3 Tottenham Hotspur 1

After well over a year out of action due to injury, Wes Brown marked his return to Sunderland with a goal against Spurs

Team of the season is a mixed bag

ONLY in the North East could the team of the season include a Chelsea player, a Tottenham player and a midfielder playing at right-back.

Tottenham Hotspur 1 Sunderland 0 - Mark Douglas' match analysis

It ended as it began for sorry Sunderland – in the North London sun, desperately hanging on to protect a hard-earned point against superior opponents

Preview: Tottenham Hotspur v Sunderland

Tottenham (from): Lloris, Friedel, Archer, Walker, Naughton, Dawson, Caulker, Vertonghen, Assou-Ekotto, Parker, Huddlestone, Holtby, Livermore, Dembele, Dempsey, Sigurdsson, Bale, Lennon, Adebayor, Defoe.

Sunderland's Danny Rose

Spurs keeping a close eye on Sunderland star Danny Rose

TOTTENHAM ran the rule over Danny Rose last weekend as they consider their left-back options for next season.

teaser: Sebastian Larsson

Points were thrown away, says frustrated Sebastian Larsson

SEBASTIAN Larsson has warned his Sunderland teammates they must rediscover their defensive solidity if they are to avoid conceding the kind of “soft goals” that cost them victory against Tottenham Hotspur.

Danny Rose

Sunderland hopeful on Danny Rose despite block

MARTIN O’Neill insists Sunderland might yet sign Danny Rose on a permanent basis, despite Andre Villas-Boas’ own insistence that the England Under-21 international will return to Tottenham Hotspur at the end of his season-long loan spell.

John O'Shea

Sunderland 1 Tottenham Hotspur 2 - Steve Brown's match analysis

STAND, or fall. While some supporters at the Stadium of Light on Saturday opted for the former, thus defying house rules and risking suspension of their season ticket, and Gareth Bale found himself accused, again, of the latter, Sunderland somehow managed to, in a manner of speaking, do both.

Danny Rose of Sunderland

Defender Danny Rose dreads sitting on the bench

DANNY Rose didn’t come to Sunderland for an easy life. Had that been his raison d’être he would have remained a bit-part player at Tottenham.

Back to the day job for Abbott

AFTER the glamour of a League Cup tie against Premier League Tottenham Hotspur in midweek, Carlisle United shift their attention back to League One matters this weekend, writes JAMES HUNTER.

Carlisle striker Danny Cadamarteri (r) tussles for the ball with Steven Caulker of Spurs

Carlisle United 0 Tottenham Hotspur 3

CARLISLE United’s run in the Capital One Cup came to an abrupt end as Andre Villas-Boas’ Tottenham Hotspur proved too strong last night.

Carlisle United onto winner - even if Spurs victorious

EVEN in the event of defeat tonight, Carlisle United will have won.


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