Is Davinson Sanchez’s distribution really that bad?

Davinson Sanchez passing football

Tottenham’s recent 5-2 win against Southampton was notable for the four assists which Harry Kane laid on for Son Heung-min, but the game was also significant for another reason related to Spurs’ distribution. It was the first game in over two years in which Davinson Sanchez provided a ‘second assist’ (the pass played before the … Continue reading Is Davinson Sanchez’s distribution really that bad?

Do Spurs need a bigger blanket?

Exterior of Tottenham Hotspur stadium

Jose Mourinho's analogies are well-worn, ranging from rundown houses to bed linen. But does his attempt at summarising Tottenham's perceived shortcomings - which he likened to wrestling with a undersized blanket - ring true? We take a look at whether the injuries, squad balance and upcoming fixtures should really give the manager cause for concern. … Continue reading Do Spurs need a bigger blanket?