Tottenham Hotspur hired Southampton manager Mauricio Pochettino as the north London soccer team tries to improve on its sixth-place finish in last season’s English Premier League.
Premier League soccer team Tottenham Hotspur fired coach Tim Sherwood after he took the club to a sixth-place finish following a tenure of less than five months.
Tottenham Hotspur reached an agreement to sign Valencia striker Roberto Soldado, the Premier League soccer club said on its website.
The following is a roundup of soccer stories from U.K. newspapers, with clickable Internet links.
Manchester City was upset 3-2 at promoted Cardiff City in English soccer’s Premier League, while Tottenham Hotspur beat Swansea 1-0 for its second straight win.
Chelsea beat Hull City 2-0 to give manager Jose Mourinho victory in his first Premier League soccer game since returning to the club where he won two titles. Tottenham Hotspur won 1-0 at Crystal Palace.
Andros Townsend followed up his recent starring role in England’s World Cup qualifying campaign by scoring for Tottenham Hotspur in a 2-0 win at Aston Villa.
Tottenham Hotspur coach Andre Villas-Boas left the Premier League soccer club a day after a 5-0 home loss to Liverpool, its worst home defeat this century.
Tottenham routed Dinamo Tbilisi 5-0 in the opening game of its Europa League soccer playoff, while Swansea was a 5-1 winner against Petrolul Ploiesti.
Tottenham won 2-0 at Aston Villa today in English soccer’s Premier League with goals from Andros Townsend and Roberto Soldado.