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(...)

Newcastle United manager Alan Pardew  and assistant manager John Carver celebrates their team’s Premier League victory  against Tottenham Hotspur at White Hart Lane. Photograph: Andrew Winning/Reuters

Tottenham Hotspur 1 Newcastle United 2Alan Pardew had wanted an impact from his substitutes but even the Newcastle United manager could not have scrip(...)

  Sergio Agüero of Manchester City misses with the rebound from his team’ssecond penalty attempt against Tottenham Hotspur at Etihad Stadium. Photograph:  Michael Regan/Getty Images

Manchester City 4 Tottenham 1A virtuoso performance from Sergio Agüero earned Manchester City a 4-1 victory over Tottenham Hotspur in the Premier Leag(...)

Christian Eriksen scores Tottenham’s winner in the Premier League clash against Southampton at White Hart Lane. Photograph:  Ian Walton/Getty Images

Tottenham 1 Southampton 0When Christian Eriksen’s beautifully threaded low shot hit the back of the Southampton net, Mauricio Pochettino turned on his(...)

Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain scores Arsenal’s equaliser   during the  Premier League match against Tottenham Hotspur at Emirates Stadium. Photograph:   Paul Gilham/Getty Images

Arsenal 1 Tottenham 1Arsenal and Tottenham battled out a draw in Saturday’s north London derby at the Emirates Stadium.After Gunners captain Mikel Art(...)

Tottenham Hotspur’s Emmanuel Adebayor (left) will miss the Europa League tie with Partizan Belgrade.  Photograph: Adam Davy / PA Wire

Partizan Belgrade v Tottenham, Thursday, 6pm Tottenham left-back Danny Rose has been spared an uncomfortable return to Serbia after being left out of (...)

 Raheem Sterling scores Liverpool’s  opening goal during the  Premier League match against Tottenham Hotspur at White Hart Lane. Photograph: Jamie McDonald/Getty Images

Tottenham 0 Liverpool 3The Premier League has its reminder that Liverpool remain a potent force. That loss at the Etihad Stadium was exorcised here in(...)

Tottenham Hotspur’s Nacer Chadli scores his second and his side’s third against QPR at White Hart Lane. Photograph: Andrew Matthews/PA Wire

Tottenham 4 QPR 0Harry Redknapp offered a puff of the cheeks and a quick handshake to those in the opposing dug-out at the final whistle to suggest he(...)

Stewart Downing of West Ham scores his team’s second goal from a free kick during the  Premier League match against Tottenham Hotspur at the Boleyn Ground. Photograph: Paul Gilham/Getty Images

West Ham 2 Tottenham 0: Sam Allardyce emerged triumphant from what has been called the P45 derby, with West Ham securing an unprecedented third win ov(...)

Tottenham Hotspur’s Younes Kaboul scores  against Fulham during the Premier League  match at White Hart Lane. Photograph: Eddie Keogh/Reuters

Tottenham Hotspur 3 Fulham 1: Christian Eriksen was again the architect as Tottenham halted embattled Fu(...)