Harry Kane and Gareth Bale are the only British players included on a 55-man shortlist for a FIFA team of the year. The FIFA FIFPro World11 2017 is decided by votes from around 25,000 professional footballers from 75 different countries. Tottenham and England striker Kane has enjoyed a fine 2017, scoring 34 times in all
The 17-year-old has scored three goals in eight games for Werder’s Under-19 side this season, having scored 17 goals in 26 matches for their Under-17s last term.
Although he is uncapped by Germany at Under-17 or Under-19 level, reports claim Philipp is regarded among the best young players in the country.
Arsenal and Tottenham target Jean-Michael Seri will not be leaving in January, according to Nice president Jean-Pierre Rivere. The midfielder looked as though he would be off in the summer after several clubs expressed an interest in him. Arsenal and Tottenham worked on bringing the Ivorian to England, while Barcelona also made an offer for
Pochettino admitted before the game he would start Alli at Wembley to help the 21-year-old rediscover his groove following some disappointing recent displays.
And Alli duly delivered, his second-half strike proving the difference as Spurs sealed a 1-0 win and their place in round four.
“For me Dele Alli is a top player.
Mauricio Pochettino’s side dominated the early exchanges in terms of possession and territory, but they struggled to create clear openings.
Set pieces were when Spurs looked at their most threatening, with Juan Foyth missing an early chance on his debut.
Fernando Llorente, on his full debu,t then missed an even better chance, when
Predicting Premier League results is a tricky business, as players of talkSPORT Predictor will tell you. And Mark Lawrenson, who sticks his neck out every week to hazard a guess over the scoreline of the action, will no doubt agree. So, while we might only be five games into the 2017/18 season, talkSPORT.com couldn’t resist having a
Summer signings Llorente and Juan Foyth are both likely to be handed their first starts for the club, Llorente having stepped off the bench to make his debut in the goalless draw against Swansea on Saturday.
Boss Mauricio Pochettino is set to rest several key players, including Harry Kane and Toby Alderweireld, but Alli
Coral’s Dave Stevens joins the Alan Brazil Sports Breakfast to round up the latest sporting odds. Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain is set to make his first start for Liverpool on Tuesday night in the Carabao Cup clash with Leicester. It is 10/1 he opens the scoring at the King Power Stadium and 5/1 he scores anytime. Tottenham, meanwhile, host Barnsley and are
“The most important thing is to be there if he needs us and, sometimes, to try to help before he asks,” added the Spurs boss. “Then it’s up to the player, like always. I try to be fair with everyone and try to help every player in the squad. “But he also needs the freedom
Mauricio Pochettino wants to help Dele Alli by starting him against Barnsley in the Carabao Cup on Tuesday but has called for patience with the Tottenham midfielder. Alli has endured a turbulent start to the season. The 21-year-old is waiting to discover whether FIFA will hand him an international ban for the one-fingered gesture he