Tag: Rumours

Rochdale 2-2 Tottenham: Mauricio Pochettino claims League One side deserved replay at Wembley

Mauricio Pochettino said he had no complaints about Tottenham being forced into a replay after drawing 2-2 at League One Rochdale in the FA Cup fifth round.  Substitute Steve Davies’ stoppage-time strike snatched an unlikely draw for Rochdale after Lucas Moura’s tidy finish and a Harry Kane penalty had seemingly put the tie beyond doubt.

‘I wanted to make a statement’ – West Brom Alan Pardew boss explains decision to strip Jonny Evans of captaincy

West Brom boss Alan Pardew confirmed Jonny Evans was stripped of the captaincy against Southampton because he wanted to ‘make a little bit of a statement.’ Evans was one of four senior players (along with Gareth Barry, Jake Livermore and Boaz Myhill) who apologised after allegedly stealing a taxi during the club’s training camp in Barcelona this