Tottenham’s Andros Townsend fires a penalty kick past Sheffield United goalkeeper Mark Howard during the first leg of the Capital One Cup semi-final at White Hart Lane. Photograph:  Jamie McDonald/Getty Images

Tottenham Hotspur 1 Sheffield United 0On a cold, frantic, often rather fretful night, Tottenham drew enough sting from a room-temperature performance (...)

Sheffield United captain Michael Doyle accepts his side must lift their game to an even higher level if they are to pull off another upset in their tw(...)

Kyle Naughton is close to sealing a €6.5 million switch from Tottenham to Swansea City. (Photograph: Ian Walton/Getty Images)

Swansea City have agreed a fee of £5m with Tottenham for Kyle Naughton, with the full-back close to agreeing personal terms for his move to south Wale(...)

Danny Rose slides home Tottenham Hotspur’s fourth goal in the FA Cup third-round clash against Burnley   at White Hart Lane. Photograph: Julian Finney/Getty Images

Tottenham 4 Burnley 2It was a night that ticked most of the boxes for a topsy-turvy FA Cup replay. There was terrible defending; a contender for the m(...)

Tottenham Hotspur’s Harry Kane (C) celebrates scoring a goal with Benjamin Stambouli (L) and Andros Townsend during their English League Cup quarter-final win over Newcastle United at White Hart Lane

Tottenham Hotspur 4 Newcastle United 0This time it was Newcastle United who switched off. A mere 34 seconds were on the clock at the beginning of the (...)

Spurs player Christian Eriksen fires in the winning goal during the Premier League match against Swansea City  at Liberty Stadium. Photograph: Stu Forster/Getty Images

Swansea 1 Tottenham Hotspur 2A smashing match with a surprising finish. Swansea created the lion’s share of the chances and know they should have won (...)

The crowd in the Attaturk Stadium in Istanbul  lights up after the floodlights failed during Tottenham’s  Europa League group C  match against  Besiktas. Photograph: Sedat Suna /EPA

Besiktas 1 Tottenham 0 First the lights went out at the Ataturk Olimpiyat Stadium and then on Tottenham’s hopes of topping their Europa League (...)

Tottenham Hotspur’s Roberto Soldado scored his first goal for the club since March as his side beat Everton 2-1 at White Hart Lane
The Morning Sports Briefing
  • Sport
  • December 1, 2014, 08:19

Saints back with a bump With Chelsea’s seemingly unstoppable march to the Premier league title stalling slightly on Saturday evening after a 0-(...)

Play was halted on 40 minutes at White Hart Lane during Spurs’ 1-0 win over Partizan Belgrade after a third pitch invader ran onto the pitch
Stombouli strike sends Spurs through
  • Soccer
  • November 27, 2014, 22:21

Tottenham Hotspur 1 Partizan Belgrade 0Tottenham face UEFA sanctions after their Europa League tie with Partizan Belgrade was suspended, overshadowing(...)

Tottenham’s Harry Kane celebrates as his deflected free-kick put his side 2-1 ahead in the Premier League game against Aston Villa at Villa Park. Photograph:  Richard Heathcote/Getty Images

Aston Villa 1 Tottenham Hotspur 2 For Aston Villa it was a case of what might have been and the inquest will inevitably focus on that moment, midway t(...)