Tottenham Hotspur FC - the best personalized free web-based Email en en Tottenham Hotspur FC Arsenal, Wenger fail to make Champions League after 20 years LONDON (AP) — Arsene Wenger's proud record is over: Arsenal has failed to qualify for the Champions League for the first time in 20 years. Arsenal's hope of squeezing into the Premier League top four relied on Liverpool or Manchester City slipping up, but they both won easily on Sunday to join Chelsea and Tottenham in entering the Champions League. ... Sun, 21 May 2017 19:51:00 GMT 2017-05-21T19:51:00Z Kane completes season with hat trick, collects golden boot HULL, England (AP) — Harry Kane scored his second hat trick inside three days as Tottenham beat relegated Hull 7-1 on Sunday, ensuring the striker finished as the Premier League's top scorer for the second successive season. Kane collected the league's golden boot despite missing around three months of the season through injury for the Premier League runn... Sun, 21 May 2017 17:27:00 GMT 2017-05-21T17:27:00Z Wenger gives little away as Arsenal faces top-4 exclusion LONDON (AP) — If Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger is troubled about his future, he's not showing it. Approaching Sunday's Premier League season finale against Everton, which could determine whether Arsenal will play in the Champions League next season, Wenger again gave little away. Wenger's contract is up at the end of the season, so this... Fri, 19 May 2017 15:31:00 GMT 2017-05-19T15:31:00Z Kane scores 4 as EPL runner-up Tottenham routs Leicester 6-1 LEICESTER, England (AP) — Harry Kane scored four goals in Tottenham's 6-1 rout of Leicester on Thursday, ensuring the Premier League runner-up is closing out the season with a swagger despite missing out on the title. Kane will enter the final day of the season on Sunday in pole position to finish as top scorer, with the striker now on 26 league goals — t... Thu, 18 May 2017 22:14:00 GMT 2017-05-18T22:14:00Z Son becomes top-scoring South Korean in European season LEICESTER, England (AP) — Son Heung-min became the highest-scoring South Korean player in a European season on Thursday, scoring twice for Tottenham at Leicester to break a 31-year-old record. Son enters Tottenham's final game of the season on Sunday with 21 goals, having surpassed Cha Bum-kun's 19-goal haul at German club Bayer Leverkusen in the 1985-86 season. ... Thu, 18 May 2017 21:15:00 GMT 2017-05-18T21:15:00Z What to watch in Europe's leagues as season reaches climax What to watch in the leading soccer leagues in Europe this weekend as season ends in England, Spain, Germany and France: SPAIN The final round is spread across three days, culminating in the title deciders on Sunday evening. Real Madrid needs only a draw to secure its first league title since 2012... Thu, 18 May 2017 16:19:00 GMT 2017-05-18T16:19:00Z Still no place for Benzema in France squad for friendlies PARIS (AP) — France coach Didier Deschamps gave a vague explanation as to why he again left out Karim Benzema from his squad on Thursday, the day after the Real Madrid striker demanded answers. "I would like to remind you, if needed, that I am the only person who decides, and I make decisions within a sporting framework. I am here to choose players to build a squad, because ... Thu, 18 May 2017 13:20:00 GMT 2017-05-18T13:20:00Z Spurs beats Man United in stadium finale to secure 2nd spot LONDON (AP) — Tottenham signed out of White Hart Lane, and Hull left the Premier League. Sunday's results meant there's only Champions League qualification at stake entering the final week of the season. Tottenham locked down second place by beating Manchester United 2-1 in its final game before leaving its north London home of 118 year... Sun, 14 May 2017 23:08:00 GMT 2017-05-14T23:08:00Z Spurs beat Man United to finish 2nd in Premier League LONDON (AP) — With the concrete shell of the new stadium rising to his right, Harry Kane stretched out his right boot and flicked the ball into the net. The striker, who grew up supporting Tottenham, scored the north London club's final goal in White Hart Lane's 118-year history. A 2-1 victory over Manchester United was the perfect send... Sun, 14 May 2017 20:46:00 GMT 2017-05-14T20:46:00Z Chelsea's Premier League title triumph in numbers LONDON (AP) — Chelsea's Premier League title win by numbers: 0 — red cards for Chelsea players in the league this season. 2 — players to have appeared in every Chelsea league game: Gary Cahill and Cesar Azpilicueta. 3-4-3 — formation Antonio Conte switched with Chelsea trailing 3-0 at Arsenal in September, sparking a ... Fri, 12 May 2017 23:19:00 GMT 2017-05-12T23:19:00Z Month-by-month: How Chelsea won the English Premier League LONDON (AP) — A look at Chelsea's path to the English Premier League title: AUGUST Antonio Conte's reign began with a 2-1 win over West Ham as the first of three Premier League wins in the month. Watford was beaten 2-1 and Burnley 3-0. Month league record: Played three, won three. League position: Second, behind Manch... Fri, 12 May 2017 21:45:00 GMT 2017-05-12T21:45:00Z Tottenham's Son Heung-min is Premier League player of month LONDON (AP) — Son Heung-min has won the Premier League's player of the month award, becoming the only two-time recipient so far this season. The South Korea attacking midfielder netted five goals in six league games in April to keep second-place Tottenham on target for its highest finish in 54 years. Son was the first player from Asia t... Fri, 12 May 2017 12:35:00 GMT 2017-05-12T12:35:00Z With EPL title a formality, challenges await for Chelsea The hard work is just about to start for Antonio Conte. Top of the English Premier League since early November, Chelsea can complete its serene march to the title by picking up three points over its next three games, the first of which is at West Bromwich Albion on Friday. With the other two matches being at home to out-of-form Watford ... Thu, 11 May 2017 05:17:00 GMT 2017-05-11T05:17:00Z Chelsea could own the EPL title on Friday LONDON (AP) — Chelsea was one more win away from taking the English Premier League title after beating Middlesbrough 3-0 on Monday. The Blues have the chance to claim their second league title in three seasons when they face West Brom on Friday. They moved seven points clear of second-placed Tottenham, and all but consigned Middlesbrough to relegation. ... Mon, 08 May 2017 22:33:00 GMT 2017-05-08T22:33:00Z Spurs anguish as West Ham loss eases Chelsea's path to title LONDON (AP) — After Chelsea's path to the Premier League title was cleared, Tottenham goalkeeper Hugo Lloris was left frustrated, bewildered and hurt. Without a title since 1961, Tottenham had fought so hard to trim Chelsea's lead in recent weeks but then squandered the opportunity to slash it to a single point on Friday. A 1-0 loss at West Ham enables Chelsea to secure the ... Sat, 06 May 2017 08:18:00 GMT 2017-05-06T08:18:00Z Chelsea keeps Tottenham 4 points behind in title pursuit LONDON (AP) — Chelsea passed the toughest test of the title run-in to keep Tottenham at arm's length. Antonio Conte's side took 66 minutes to break through Everton's resistance on Sunday before winning 3-0 to remain four points ahead of Tottenham. Even if Tottenham cannot overhaul Chelsea in the final four games to win the title for the... Sun, 30 Apr 2017 21:08:00 GMT 2017-04-30T21:08:00Z Chelsea beats Everton to close in on Premier League title LIVERPOOL, England (AP) — Pedro Rodriguez scored an eye-catching long-range goal as Chelsea closed in on the Premier League title by beating Everton 3-0 on Sunday. Chelsea stayed four points ahead of Tottenham, which beat Arsenal 2-0 in the north London derby. Antonio Conte will be guaranteed the trophy in his first season in charge of Chelsea if the leaders win three of the... Sun, 30 Apr 2017 19:58:00 GMT 2017-04-30T19:58:00Z Spurs beat Arsenal for 1st finish above neighbor in 22 years LONDON (AP) — Tottenham shifted the balance of power in north London's soccer rivalry by securing its first Premier League finish above Arsenal in 22 years with a 2-0 victory over its neighbor on Sunday. Arsenal imploded inside 77 seconds at the start of the second half to hand Tottenham a ninth consecutive league win. In the penultimate game at White Har... Sun, 30 Apr 2017 19:25:00 GMT 2017-04-30T19:25:00Z Tottenham to play EPL home games at Wembley next season LONDON (AP) — English Premier League title-chaser Tottenham will play its home games next season at Wembley Stadium while its new stadium is completed, the club said on Friday. Spurs has called White Hart Lane home for 118 years but will play its last game there on May 14 against Manchester United. The north London club's new stadium is... Fri, 28 Apr 2017 16:25:00 GMT 2017-04-28T16:25:00Z Conte looking to make Chelsea impenetrable again LONDON (AP) — Chelsea manager Antonio Conte is no fan of statistics. Still, the Italian cannot ignore one numerical fact: his team, four points ahead of Tottenham at the top of the Premier League with five games to play, has not kept a clean sheet in 11 league games. "I don't like stats a lot, but it's important to know. Sometimes the s... Fri, 28 Apr 2017 15:32:00 GMT 2017-04-28T15:32:00Z City and Guardiola have failed to meet expectations MANCHESTER, England (AP) — Scrambling for fourth place and without a trophy is hardly what Pep Guardiola could have envisioned in his first season in charge at Manchester City. Whether City ends up in third, fourth or outside the Champions League places, the Spanish coach will have to reflect on having been unable to meet the club's lofty expectations. ... Fri, 28 Apr 2017 11:52:00 GMT 2017-04-28T11:52:00Z Soccer weekend: What to watch in Europe's main leagues What to watch in the leading soccer leagues in Europe this weekend: GERMANY With only the Bundesliga left to play for after losing to Real Madrid in the Champions League and Borussia Dortmund in the German Cup, Bayern Munich hopes to wrap up a record fifth straight title as soon as possible. It could happen on Saturda... Thu, 27 Apr 2017 17:33:00 GMT 2017-04-27T17:33:00Z Spurs ready to end 22 years of pain and finish above Arsenal LONDON (AP) — For 22 years, there has been one certainty in the English Premier League: Arsenal finishing above Tottenham. Arsenal fans have even coined a term to celebrate the point in the season when their team cannot be overtaken in the standings by Tottenham: St. Totteringham's Day . Even when Tottenham entered the final day of last... Thu, 27 Apr 2017 17:27:00 GMT 2017-04-27T17:27:00Z Tottenham trims Chelsea's lead to 4 points by beating Palace LONDON (AP) — Tottenham trimmed Chelsea's lead to four points again by edging past Crystal Palace 1-0 on Wednesday, with Christian Eriksen clinching the north London team's eighth successive Premier League win. Eriksen collected a pass from Harry Kane and unleashed a dipping shot from around 25 yards (meters) in the 78th minute into the bottom corner of t... Wed, 26 Apr 2017 22:36:00 GMT 2017-04-26T22:36:00Z Spurs stay in touch with Chelsea with 8th straight PL win LONDON (AP) — For only the third time in its 135-year existence, Tottenham is enjoying an eight-match winning run in the league after edging past Crystal Palace 1-0 on Wednesday. Those runs in the 1950-51 and 1960-61 seasons propelled Tottenham to the title. Whether Tottenham lifts the trophy this time still depends on Chelsea dropping points in the five-game Premier League ... Wed, 26 Apr 2017 22:30:00 GMT 2017-04-26T22:30:00Z Costa ends goal drought to help Chelsea open up 7-point lead LONDON (AP) — Diego Costa ended a seven-game goal drought in style to help Chelsea open up a seven-point lead in the Premier League with a 4-2 victory over Southampton on Tuesday. The second-half double halted a barren run that began shortly after a reported dispute at the club as Costa was linked with a move to the financially-flush Chinese Super League. ... Tue, 25 Apr 2017 23:49:00 GMT 2017-04-25T23:49:00Z Manchester Derby: Guardiola coming up short in the big games MANCHESTER, England (AP) — It's at this stage of the season, when games seem to matter more and trophies are on the line, where Manchester City was relying on Pep Guardiola coming into his own. After all, this was the acclaimed serial winner who was going to "transform our team to a whole new level," according to chairman Khaldoon Al Mubarak as he welcomed the Spanish coach ... Tue, 25 Apr 2017 12:43:00 GMT 2017-04-25T12:43:00Z Beating Spurs in FA Cup has no bearing on league, says Conte LONDON (AP) — If former Chelsea manager Jose Mourinho was a master at playing mind games with his rivals, his Italian successor Antonio Conte seems reluctant to follow suit. Mourinho, now at Manchester United, might well have made much of Chelsea's 4-2 victory over Premier League title rival Tottenham in an enthralling FA Cup semifinal on Saturday. ... Mon, 24 Apr 2017 16:01:00 GMT 2017-04-24T16:01:00Z Kante voted England's player of year; Beckham also honored LONDON (AP) — Chelsea midfielder N'Golo Kante has been voted the player of the year by his fellow professionals, collecting the award at a ceremony on Sunday that honored David Beckham's contribution to English football. The 26-year-old Kante has some way to go to match Beckham's six Premier League titles with Manchester United but he is closing in on the... Sun, 23 Apr 2017 21:48:00 GMT 2017-04-23T21:48:00Z Hazard sends Chelsea into FA Cup final with victory vs Spurs LONDON (AP) — Eden Hazard had a rare view from the Chelsea bench, and it wasn't comfortable viewing. Twice Willian scored, but each time Tottenham struck back in the FA Cup semifinal on Saturday. Approaching an hour in with a sharper, slicker Spurs seizing the initiative at Wembley Stadium, Chelsea coach Antonio Conte finally deployed Hazard. ... Sat, 22 Apr 2017 21:48:00 GMT 2017-04-22T21:48:00Z