Yes...you read that correctly! Son Heung-Min is the go-to guy for North London outfit Tottenham Hotspurs, after proving last weekend he is the man at the heart of everything good for the Lilywhites. The South Korean international had a hand in both goals as Tottenham Hotspurs snapped a three-match losing streak in the Premier League to beat fellow campaigners Aston Villa 2-1 at the Tottenham Hotspurs Stadium.
Tottenham Hotspur returned to winning ways in the Premier League today as they fought hard to defeat Aston Villa 2-1 at the Tottenham Hotspur Stadium. Pierre-Emile Hoejbjerg got the fixture up and running after he scored the opener to give Spurs an early 1-0 lead in 27th minute. Heung-Min Son provided the assist.
MUN 0-5 LIV:Why Solskjaer's post-match comments last night are enough reason for Man Utd to sack him
Liverpool thrashed Manchester United 5-0 at Old Trafford on Sunday to keep pace with Chelsea and Manchester City and pile huge pressure on Ole Gunnar Solskjaer. It was the second biggest defeat Manchester United have suffered under Solskjaer, which is sure to raise questions over his future. After the match, Solskjaer came to the media and compared the result with his side's 6-1 loss to Tottenham last season.
The first game that was played in the English premier league competition yesterday, was between Southampton and Wolverhampton Wanderers. Wolves who lost their first 3 opening match of the season, returned to winning ways yesterday as they narrowly defeated Southampton at home by one goal to nothing, all thanks to Raul Jimenez who scored the only goal in the game yesterday.
There is currently a lot of pressure on Manchester United board to sack Ole Gunner Solskjaer, but he is still getting some support from the fans of their cross-town rivals. The reason for this support is because in almost two weeks time, Manchester United and Manchester City would be playing against each other and they are worried that before November 7, Manchester United would have another coach that is capable of using the talented players that the club currently has in their squad.
Harry Kane was linked on a possible move to Manchester City in the recently concluded Transfer Window. It has been a conceited scheme by Pep Guardiola to get a prolific striker into his team. The money was never the problem for the Arab magnate. For over the years, they have pumped in so much money into their transfer business.
The Champions League is the sport's most prestigious and largest tournament. Players aspire to raise the gorgeous trophy with their individual teams, and there are a number of teams from all around Europe vying for the title. In the Champions League, many legends have played and made history by scoring hat-tricks.
It's always surprising when talented football players begin to perform in contrast to what they are known for. With that being said, it is 'a story as old as time' because it has been happening throughout the history of football. So far this season, there have been certain star players in Europe's top leagues that have failed to live up to expectations.
According to Gianluca Di Marzio, former Chelsea manager Antonio Conte "would accept" a Manchester United offer to replace Ole Gunnar Solskjaer. Conte is out of work after leaving Inter Milan at the end of last season, and has been connected with the vacant Spurs manager's role this summer.
Football for the Spurs have come a long way and they can finally put their terrible history at the EPL behind them. But before their current status as an English powerhouse, there was a time that they could defeat Manchester United once in about 10 seasons. After defeating Manchester United 3-1 in the Premier League at the later stages of the 2000/2001 season, in the next season they would lose home and away to Manchester United after a 3-5 and 4-0 trashing.
It's no secret that some of the players who have received the most red cards in Premier League record are also among their clubs' most popular players. These players are recognized for their bold tackling, box-to-box midfield play, or aggressive attacking, and they give it their best for their team on the pitch.
Photo Credit: Getty Images Newcastle United has been taken over by Saudi Arabia's Public Investment Fund, and as a result of the ripple effect, Arsenal and Tottenham Hotspur may be the most hit. I definitely believe that if the two North London teams do not pull up their socks in the next few seasons, they will suffer a very terrible fate.
Newcastle United's new era begins on the pitch at St James' Park on Sunday afternoon, as the Magpies welcome Tottenham Hotspur to Tyneside in the Premier League. The hosts lost 2-1 to Wolverhampton Wanderers in the final game of the Mike Ashley era, while Spurs claimed a confidence-boosting 2-1 win over Aston Villa.
Arsenal went into their match against Tottenham Hotspur at Emirates Stadium confident of taking all three points. Arsenal dominated ball possession and counter-attacks in the first half, scoring the opening goal through Emile Smith Rowe in the 12th minute, who was assisted by Bukayo Saka. Arsenal went on to win the match 2-0.
The EPL is already seven games down with Chelsea leading the table with 14 points. Although, Liverpool vs Man City are yet to play today, in what seems to be the biggest game of the week. Arsenal has given their fans mixed feelings so far this season.
It was a significant day for Arsenal manager, Mikel Arteta, who talked a lot about process and transition after a difficult summer/start, but the result against Tottenham today acts as a positive signpost to steer them in the coming weeks. Spurs were better in the second half, but the game had long gone.
Newcastle's Premier League clash with Tottenham was halted in the first half with immediate effect as the players on the pitch flagged down a medical incident in the crowd. In the 40th minute as Tottenham were preparing to take a corner, a number of Spurs players appeared to approach referee Andre Mariner and point towards the stand on the far side.
Nigerian international striker Umar Sadiq has emerged as a transfer target for English Premier League club, Tottenham following his brilliant performances for Almeria in the Spanish Segunda Division. The prolific striker has been a target of some of the biggest clubs in Europe after an impressive debut campaign in the second-tier of Spain’s league.
Tottenham's greatest league performance since their opening-game victory over Manchester City ended a run of three consecutive league defeats with a win over a tenacious Aston Villa. Spurs overcame a shaky start to produce a display that was far from perfect but did show a more defensive organization and attacking edge than the previous three losses.
On the eve of Tottenham's Premier League trip to Newcastle, two players tested positive for Covid-19. The anonymous players practiced with the club on Thursday before the positive findings were confirmed, but will be unavailable for the match on Sunday afternoon. They will be retested on Saturday as per regular protocol, with no other players apparently coming into close touch with them.