LONDON (AP) — After bombarding the Brighton goal without success throughout the game, Tottenham was getting frustrated.
So frustrated that, with Harry Kane's injury depleting Tottenham's...
Moura’s hat trick helps Tottenham beat Huddersfield 4-0
LONDON (AP) — Lucas Moura scored a hat trick as Tottenham stayed on course for a top-four finish in the Premier League by beating Huddersfield 4-0 on Saturday.
Harry Kane could miss the rest of the Premier League season after Tottenham said Thursday the England captain suffered "significant" ligament damage in his left ankle during its Champions League...
LONDON (AP) — With Tottenham's Champions League quarterfinal scoreless and oozing intensity, Harry Kane launched into a challenge to block Fabian Delph's run, clattering into the Manchester City...
LONDON (AP) — An unlikely fashion icon during the World Cup, England manager Gareth Southgate was looking sharp again in his trademark vest on Thursday.
Southampton stuns Tottenham 2-1 in EPL
SOUTHAMPTON, England (AP) — Southampton scored twice in five second-half minutes to stun Tottenham 2-1 on Saturday, boosting its hopes of avoiding relegation from the English Premier League and...
DORTMUND, Germany (AP) — Hugo Lloris and Harry Kane made sure there was no comeback for Borussia Dortmund as Tottenham reached the Champions League quarterfinals with a 1-0 win on...
LONDON (AP) — Hugo Lloris saved a late penalty to secure a 1-1 draw for Tottenham against Arsenal in the Premier League on Saturday after Harry Kane had equalized with a spot kick of his...
Burnley beats Tottenham 2-1 despite Kane’s scoring return
BURNLEY, England (AP) — Tottenham's slim title chances faded further after a 2-1 loss at Burnley in the Premier League on Saturday despite Harry Kane making a scoring return from injury — with...
Harry Kane starts for Tottenham in return from injury
LONDON (AP) — Tottenham striker Harry Kane started Saturday's Premier League game at Burnley after making a quicker-than-expected recovery from an ankle injury.
Kane back earlier than expected from injury for Tottenham
LONDON (AP) — Tottenham striker Harry Kane has made a quicker-than-expected recovery from an ankle injury and could be involved in the Premier League game at Burnley on Saturday.
Eriksen helps title-chasing Tottenham beat Leicester 3-1
LONDON (AP) — Christian Eriksen created the opener before scoring himself as Tottenham beat Leicester 3-1 on Sunday, putting the north London club five points behind front-runners Manchester City and Liverpool.
It was third-placed Tottenham's fourth successive league win without injured top-scorer Harry Kane.
Kieran Trippier's corner was played short to Eriksen, who floated in an inviting cross for Davison Sanchez to power home a diving head for his first Tottenham goal in the 33rd minute.
EPL teams filling arenas with own cameras before VAR arrives
LONDON (AP) — In his irritation at losing to Tottenham last month, Maurizio Sarri challenged an offside ruling by producing evidence from Chelsea's own camera angles.
Injured Alli out until March in latest blow to Tottenham
LONDON (AP) — Tottenham midfielder Dele Alli has been ruled out until March because of a hamstring problem, further limiting the Premier League team's attacking options in a key period of the season.
Forwards Harry Kane and Son Heung-min are also currently unavailable to Tottenham manager Mauricio Pochettino, whose team faces matches in four competitions over the next few weeks.
Tottenham beats Fulham 2-1 thanks to last-gasp winner
LONDON (AP) — Harry Winks scored a winning goal in the third minute of injury time as Tottenham beat Fulham 2-1 to revive its unlikely bid for the Premier League title on Sunday.
There was some bad news for Tottenham, though, with Dele Alli — the scorer of its equalizer at Craven Cottage — going off injured late in the game to intensify the team's striker crisis at a critical period of the season. Harry Kane and Son Heung-min currently are missing for manager Mauricio Pochettino.
European soccer weekend: What to watch in the main leagues
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The north London clubs face opposition from the west of the capital after a spell of setbacks.
After back-to-back Premier League home losses, Tottenham travels to Fulham on Sunday still third in the standings but nine points behind leader Liverpool and only a point ahead of Chelsea. Tottenham is without Harry Kane after its top scorer was ruled out until March through injury.
Kane set for 2 months out with ankle injury
LONDON (AP) — Tottenham striker Harry Kane was ruled out for around two months on Tuesday because of ligament damage in his left ankle, dealing a huge blow to the English team's chances of winning a first piece of silverware under Mauricio Pochettino.
What to watch in the main soccer leagues in Europe
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Ole Gunnar Solskjaer gets his first big test as Manchester United manager in an away match at Premier League title contender Tottenham.
With four victories in the league and another in the FA Cup since taking over from Jose Mourinho, Solskjaer is only the second manager — after the great Matt Busby — to win his first five matches in charge of United.
Kane’s VAR-assisted penalty vexes Spurs, Chelsea coaches
LONDON (AP) — By improving the accuracy of refereeing decisions, video review was meant to cut out moaning from coaches. The Tottenham and Chelsea managers have other ideas.
Mauricio Pochettino's Tottenham benefited from a VAR decision on Tuesday — with Harry Kane winning and converting a penalty in the League Cup semifinal first leg against Chelsea — but the manager still grumbled about the technology.
Tottenham beats Tranmere 7-0 in FA Cup for biggest away win
BIRKENHEAD, England (AP) — Tottenham recorded the biggest away win in club history on Friday as Fernando Llorente scored a hat trick to help crush fourth-tier Tranmere 7-0 in the third round of the FA Cup.
Tranmere held out until right back Serge Aurier got Tottenham rolling with a shot from 25 meters (27 yards) five minutes before halftime.
Prolific Kane adds Cardiff to list of Premier League victims
CARDIFF, Wales (AP) — Harry Kane's third-minute goal set Tottenham on its way to a 3-0 win at Cardiff on Tuesday, ensuring the prolific England striker has scored against all 28 teams he has faced in the Premier League.
Christian Eriksen and Son Heung-min also netted first-half goals as Tottenham moved back into second place, a point above Manchester City and six behind Liverpool. City and Liverpool play each other on Thursday.
Aubameyang making it a 3-way fight to be EPL’s top scorer
MANCHESTER, England (AP) — It appears Harry Kane and Mohamed Salah have some company as they vie for the second straight season to be top scorer in the Premier League.
Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang was the Bundesliga's leading marksman in his last full season in German soccer — with 31 goals for Borussia Dortmund in the 2016-17 campaign — and he is proving just as prolific in England after reaching 14 this season by scoring Arsenal's fourth in a 4-1 win over Fulham on Tuesday.
Wolves beat title-chasing Tottenham 3-1 with late rally
LONDON (AP) — Promoted Wolverhampton Wanderers scored three times in the last 18 minutes to record a shock 3-1 victory over Tottenham at Wembley Stadium on Saturday and deal a huge blow to the London club's Premier League title hopes.
Second-placed Tottenham dropped nine points behind Liverpool, which won 5-1 at home to Arsenal, and will be overtaken if Manchester City beats Southampton on Sunday.
Southgate, Kane on Queen’s list for honors after WCup run
LONDON (AP) — England coach Gareth Southgate and his captain Harry Kane have been rewarded in Queen Elizabeth II's New Year honors list on the back of the team's surprise run to the World Cup semifinals.
Away from soccer, Geraint Thomas, who won cycling's Tour de France in July and was named BBC Sports Personality of the Year earlier this month, gets an OBE, while former England cricket captain Alastair Cook and ex-England rugby skipper Bill Beaumont received knighthoods.
Tottenham up to 2nd in EPL after routing Bournemouth 5-0
LONDON (AP) — Surging Tottenham reeled off an eighth victory in nine English Premier League games by routing Bournemouth 5-0 at Wembley Stadium on Saturday.
Two goals by Son Heung-min and one apiece from Christian Eriksen, Lucas Moura, and Harry Kane took the London club up to second place in the standings, five points behind leader Liverpool.
Tottenham went into the game on the back of a 6-2 mauling of Everton on Sunday and its players again brought their shooting boots.
Pochettino still not sure Tottenham is real title contender
LIVERPOOL, England (AP) — Tottenham coach Mauricio Pochettino still appears to need convincing about his team's Premier League title credentials, even though the London club pulled off one of the best results of the season by thrashing Everton 6-2.
Harry Kane and Son Heung-min scored twice as third-placed Tottenham closed within two points of Manchester City and six points of leader Liverpool after its thrilling victory at Goodison Park on Sunday.
Tottenham crushes Everton 6-2 to go 2 points behind Man City
LIVERPOOL, England (AP) — Tottenham crushed Everton 6-2 Sunday to move within two points of second-placed Manchester City in the Premier League.
England captain Harry Kane returned to Tottenham's starting lineup and scored two goals at Goodison Park.
After 18 rounds, league leader Liverpool has 48 points, Man City 44 and Tottenham 42.
Tottenham advances to CL round of 16 after 1-1 draw at Barca
BARCELONA, Spain (AP) — An eye-popping goal by Ousmane Dembele and a superb performance by Barcelona's backup goalkeeper were minutes away from keeping Harry Kane's Tottenham out of the Champion League's last 16 on Tuesday.
But Kane provided the pass that substitute Lucas Moura used to finally score one past Jasper Cillessen in the 85th minute and secure a 1-1 draw that was as good as a victory to the English visitors and the few thousand fans that traveled with them to Spain.
Son inspires Tottenham to 2-0 victory at Leicester
LEICESTER, England (AP) — Son Heung-min scored one goal and set up another to guide Tottenham to a 2-0 victory over Leicester that kept the London club third in the Premier League on Saturday.
With Tottenham playing at Barcelona in the Champions League on Tuesday, Mauricio Pochettino's gamble in benching Harry Kane and Christian Eriksen paid off.
Tottenham beats Southampton 3-1 to go 3rd in Premier League
LONDON (AP) — Harry Kane, Lucas Moura and Son Heung-min scored to give Tottenham a 3-1 victory over Southampton on Wednesday, sending the north London club up to third in the Premier League.
It showed the size of the task facing Ralph Hasenhuettl, the Austrian who watched from the stands after being hired earlier in the day by Southampton to replace the fired Mark Hughes.
Rampant Tottenham inflicts first loss of EPL on Chelsea
LONDON (AP) — Tottenham inflicted Chelsea's first loss in the English Premier League with a rampant performance in a 3-1 win at Wembley Stadium on Saturday.
Dele Alli, Harry Kane, and Son Heung-min scored for Tottenham, which jumped above its London rival in the standings into third place.
England rises again, Belgium slumps in Nations League drama
GENEVA (AP) — England surged into the UEFA Nations League finals tournament on Sunday, and Belgium threw away its place in a stunning 5-2 loss at Switzerland.
On a day of come-from-behind wins and twisting fortunes for the World Cup's beaten semifinalists, England edged Croatia 2-1 to avenge defeat when the teams met in Russia in July.
England avenges Croatia WCup loss to get shot at new trophy
LONDON (AP) — Harry Kane's goalless streak was only five minutes from extending to eight games when the captain finally found the net again for England.
As Ben Chilwell floated a free kick into the penalty area, Kane slid in, stretched out his right foot and nudged the ball into the Croatia net.
England reaches Nations League finals with Croatia win
LONDON (AP) — Harry Kane and England advanced to the final four of the inaugural UEFA Nations League by avenging their World Cup semifinal loss to Croatia.
The England captain ended a seven-game goal drought to complete a comeback at Wembley, sealing a 2-1 victory Sunday in the final group game in European soccer's newest competition. It came four months after England lost by the same score to Croatia in its first World Cup semifinal in 28 years.
Foyth scores Spurs goal in 1-0 win at Crystal Palace
LONDON (AP) — Tottenham beat Crystal Palace 1-0 for its latest narrow victory in the English Premier League and moved tied for points with second-place Chelsea and Liverpool on Saturday.
A 66th-minute goal by 20-year-old center back Juan Foyth was enough to earn Spurs a ninth win in 12 league games this season. Six of those wins have come by a one-goal margin.
UK economy gets World Cup lift in face of Brexit uncertainty
LONDON (AP) — A spike in consumer spending driven by warm weather and England's surprise run to the semifinals of the soccer World Cup helped the British economy post its best growth in nearly two years during the third quarter, official figures showed Friday.
Kane’s late double gives Tottenham 2-1 win over PSV
LONDON (AP) — Harry Kane boosted Tottenham's chances of advancing from its Champions League group by scoring two late goals in a 2-1 win over PSV Eindhoven on Tuesday.
The English team was in danger of heading out of the competition after just four games when it went behind after just 61 seconds at Wembley Stadium.
Tottenham cling on after conceding 2 penalties at Wolves
WOLVERHAMPTON, England (AP) — Tottenham surged into a three-goal lead but was left hanging to beat Wolverhampton 3-2 after Argentine debutant Juan Foyth conceded two second-half penalties on his first start in the English Premier League on Saturday.
Erik Lamela burst into the penalty area before rolling his shot under home goalkeeper Rui Patricio to open the scoring.
Kane’s double gives Tottenham 2-0 win at Huddersfield
HUDDERSFIELD, England (AP) — Harry Kane's first-half double gave Tottenham a 2-0 victory at Huddersfield, extending the hosts' winless English Premier League start to seven matches on Saturday.
Kane headed in the opener against the run of play and converted a penalty as Mauricio Pochettino's side took control before cruising to a fourth league win on the road this season.
Kane ends 5-game scoring slump as Spurs beat Brighton 2-1
BRIGHTON, England (AP) — Harry Kane moved alongside Jermain Defoe as the joint fifth highest Tottenham scorer of all time on 143 as the London club emerged from a slump by beating Brighton 2-1 in the English Premier League on Saturday.
Tottenham had lost three games in a row for the first time under coach Mauricio Pochettino, but put things right in soaking conditions.
Sluggish Tottenham under scrutiny after 3 straight losses
Tottenham had more players in the World Cup semifinals than any other team. It also was the only Premier League club to not sign anyone in the European transfer window.
As Mauricio Pochettino's sluggish side stumbles in the first busy period of the season, those factors might be starting to show.
Liverpool exploits Tottenham’s World Cup fatigue for 5th win
LONDON (AP) — Liverpool can cope without Mohamed Salah scoring. Not so Tottenham when a lethargic Harry Kane is misfiring.
Chasing a first English title since 1990, Liverpool swept to a fifth successive win at the start of the Premier League on Saturday with goals from Georginio Wijnaldum and Roberto Firmino clinching a 2-1 win at Tottenham.
European soccer weekend: What to watch in the main leagues
What to watch in European football this weekend as the leagues resume after the international break.
The Premier League's fifth round opens with a clash of last season's top scorers when Mohamed Salah's Liverpool travels to Harry Kane's Tottenham. Salah claimed the Golden Boot in May with 32 goals, two more than Kane.
LONDON (AP) — Fulham signaled its determination to stay in the Premier League by becoming the first promoted team to spend over 100 million pounds ($128 million) in the summer transfer window.
In an abbreviated trading period when English top-flight clubs collectively spent more than 1.2 billion pounds, there was one anomaly by the close of business on Thursday. For the first time since the summer transfer window was introduced 15 years ago, one team spent nothing: Tottenham.
MOSCOW (AP) — The Latest on Saturday at the World Cup (all times local):
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Belgium has taken a 1-0 lead into halftime in its World Cup third-place playoff against England.
Thomas Meunier gave the Belgians the lead in the fourth minute, scoring from close range off a cross from Nacer Chadli.
Belgium could have made it 2-0 seven minutes later when Kevin de Bruyne took the ball in a good position but goalkeeper Jordan Pickford made a key save.
MOSCOW (AP) — The Latest on Wednesday at the World Cup (all times local):
Croatia defender Dejan Lovren says people should show him more respect now he's going to play in a World Cup final.
Lovren says "I deserve this" after Croatia's 2-1 extra-time win over England, and used an expletive to describe all he has been through.
MOSCOW (AP) — They sing of alcohol and agony, and of all those oh, so nears.
The anguished English now have another line to add to the lyrics of "Three Lions": Football's not coming home.
There was no penalty heartache this time, like in the semifinals at the 1990 World Cup or 1996 European Championship. But a 2-1 loss to Croatia in extra time stopped England from reaching its first World Cup final since 1966.
"It hurts a lot," England striker Harry Kane said. "It's going to hurt for a while."