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Tottenham Hotspur: Tactical Analysis

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Cuti Romero and Nuno’s defensive lineup conundrum

Romero is a sure-fire eventual starter for Nuno Espirito Santo. The question is — who does he replace?

Nuno’s Build Up Problems Against Wolves

Tottenham struggled with the midfield against Wolves. But Giovani Lo Celso can help

How Ryan Sessegnon will fit into Nuno’s Tottenham system

After a good year on loan in Germany, Sess is back and ready to stake a claim for his place in Spurs’ crowded left back field.

How Tottenham will play through the flanks under Nuno Espirito Santo

What defensive target Takehiro Tomiyasu could bring to Tottenham Hotspur

The Japanese international is a solid talent playing in a weird defensive role at Bologna.

Five Tottenham players Paulo Fonseca could have developed the most

I studied up on Paulo Fonseca and thought these 5 Spurs would have benefitted most from the appointment.

Dr. Strange Hire: Or How I Stopped Worrying and Learned to Love the Fons

I talked myself into Paulo Fonseca and so can you.

Joachim Andersen: a tactical analysis of the Tottenham Hotspur transfer target

Spurs have had a long-standing interest in Andersen. But is he a good fit for Spurs’ revamped back line?

A Deep Dive Into Graham Potter’s Brighton

If there’s a front-runner for the Tottenham job, it looks like it could be Graham Potter. But how do Brighton’s tactics and performance impact how he might do at Spurs?

Spurs do the business: Three key takeaways from Tottenham’s 4-0 win over Sheffield United

Mason has won 100% of his League matches... can Spurs keep him past May?

Four talking points from Tottenham’s 1-0 loss in the League Cup final

Tactics Break: different match, same issues for Tottenham vs. United

Manchester United broke down a timid Tottenham in the second half. Here’s how.

Spurs’ young players put up an subpar display against Newcastle - and that’s OK

Young players make mistakes. That’s how they get better.

Tottenham’s Build Up Problems - And Why Lo Celso Has a Part to Play the Rest of the Season

Gio’s return to Spurs’ team is timely. Tottenham need him.

North London Derby preview: Will Spurs press or sit back against Arsenal?

Jose Mourinho and Spurs have a choice against Arsenal: absorb pressure or go for the jugular.

Lucas Moura finding joy at Tottenham from deep and middle of the pitch

In this tactics video, Andres Ramirez looks at Lucas Moura’s performance against Crystal Palace and how his role has changed for Spurs since a central shift.

Loan report: Tottenham’s Oliver Skipp is bossing it at Norwich City

Skippy has become an integral part of Daniel Farke’s Championship-leading Norwich squad. What does that mean for his future at Spurs?

Assessing blame for City’s second goal against Spurs

Ilkay Gundogan’s first goal against Tottenham on Saturday is a microcosm of what’s been wrong with Spurs this season.

Mourinho’s baffling lineup & formation hamstrung Spurs vs. Brighton

Spurs were bad, but they weren’t helped by how Mourinho set up the team.

Four takeaways from Tottenham’s Carabao Cup win over Brentford

How Tottenham Beat Arsenal in the North London Derby: An Analysis

North London is White!

How Joe Rodon fits into Tottenham Hotspur’s plans

Tottenham’s newest signing looks uniquely poised to step into the role left vacated by Toby Alderweireld’s injury.

Harry Kane’s new, deeper role under Jose Mourinho is opening up Tottenham’s attack

Harry Kane has added a new arrow to his quiver under Jose Mourinho: deep-lying playmaker.

Three Things That Went Wrong Against West Ham

What the heck happened?

What Matt Doherty Brings to Tottenham Hotspur

Daniel Levy’s Imaginary Shortlist: Options for Tottenham at Right Back

Tottenham need a right back. This is an evaluation of possible options available this summer.

Match Preview: Tottenham Hotspur vs. Crystal Palace

On the last day of the season, Tottenham will be fighting for a place in the Europa League at Selhurst Park.

Pierre-Emille Hojbjerg Is Better Than Solid

PEH is above average at almost everything statistically

Sheffield United vs. Tottenham Hotspur: preview and tactical analysis

Sheffield United have shocked the Premier League with their strong performances in the first half of the season, but they’ve struggled since the restart, presenting Tottenham with a unique opportunity to continue the climb into Top 4.

Tactical Preview: Tottenham vs. Manchester United

How Pierre-Emile Hojbjerg would benefit Tottenham Hotspur’s midfield

Southampton’s Danish #23 (!!) has been heavily linked to plug the massive defensive gap in the midfield.

Cartilage Free Time Machine: a tactical look at Manchester United 2-3 Tottenham (2012)

A tactical, retrospective look at one of André Villas Boas’ first games in charge of Tottenham