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Tottenham Hotspur Football Club, commonly known as Tottenham or Spurs, is a professional football club based in Tottenham, London, England. Founded in 1882, Tottenham currently compete in the Premier League, the top tier of English football. The club has won two league titles, eight FA Cups, four League Cups, and a number of other domestic and European competitions. Tottenham’s home ground is Tottenham Hotspur Stadium, which has a capacity of over 62,000 spectators.

Arsenal will compete with Spurs to sign Chelsea star this summer

Arsenal are competing with Tottenham Hotspur to sign Willian on a free transfer from Chelsea this summer, according to reports.

Arsenal join race for 20-year-old Premier League defender

Arsenal hold an interest in Norwich City right-back Max Aarons as they search for an alternative to Hector Bellerin, according to a report.

Arsenal v Tottenham - 2 games that define 30 years

As of 5th of this month, I have survived 42 years on this planet, which involves quite a lot of football, and with neither Spurs nor (of course) Arsenal being relegated in that time, there is a lot of history with our noisy neighbours.

Tottenham discount vitamins to make money from Covid crisis

After taking weeks to reverse their decision to claim government benefits to pay their staff, Spurs are continuing to show their class by discounting vitamins to encourage people to boost their immune systems amid the current pandemic despite zero evidence that any supplement can prevent or cure the disease at present.
Referee Martin Atkinson makes a decision during the Premier League match between Arsenal FC and West Ham United at Emirates Stadium on March 07, 2020 in London, United Kingdom.

Yellow belly: Bournemouth and Tottenham overtake Arsenal before football stops

We had been tracking yellow cards all season so how did the table stand when the league was suspended?
DORTMUND, GERMANY - SEPTEMBER 14: Kai Havertz of Bayer 04 Leverkusen looks dejected in defeat after the Bundesliga match between Borussia Dortmund and Bayer 04 Leverkusen at Signal Iduna Park on September 14, 2019 in Dortmund, Germany. (Photo by Lars Baron/Bongarts/Getty Images)

Previously linked to Arsenal but Bundesliga star now wants Bayern Munich move

Bayer Leverkusen attacking midfielder Kai Havertz prefers a move to Bayern Munich over the various Premier League clubs after him.
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Tottenham considering sacked Arsenal man to head up their academy

Tottenham Hotspur have reportedly placed Steve Morrow on their shortlist as they look for a new academy director.
Arsenal undefeated: LONDON, UNITED KINGDOM: Arsenal's L to R facing camera Jose Antonio Reyes,Robert Pires,Edu and Thierry Henry celebrates winning the 2003/2004 Football Premier League after drawing 2-2 with Tottenham during their Premier League clash at White Hart Lane in north London, 25 April 2004. AFP PHOTO / ODD ANDERSEN

My top-5 Arsenal vs Spurs moments

While we wait for football to return, I'm taking a look back on my favourite Arsenal moments against Spurs from the last couple of decades.
LEIPZIG, GERMANY - MARCH 10: Marcel Sabitzer of Leipzig celebrates his team's second goal during the UEFA Champions League round of 16 second leg match between RB Leipzig and Tottenham Hotspur at Red Bull Arena on March 10, 2020, in Leipzig, Germany. (Photo by Alex Grimm/Bongarts/Getty Images)

Arsenal want summer transfer for €40m midfielder who scored twice against Spurs

Arsenal are one of the suitors for RB Leipzig midfielder Marcel Sabitzer ahead of the summer transfer window, according to reports in Italy.
Chelsea's French striker Olivier Giroud gestures during the English Premier League football match between Chelsea and West Ham United at Stamford Bridge in London on November 30, 2019.

Former Gunner admits he was blocked from joining Spurs

Olivier Giroud says Chelsea blocked him from joining Spurs in the January transfer window, among other possible transfers.
Folarin Balogun in training with Arsenal (Photo via Instagram)

Arsenal and Tottenhan adopt similar coronavirus prevention measures

Arsenal and Tottenham have both implemented procedures at their training grounds to try and limit any spread of the coronavirus.
Tottenham Hotspur's Portuguese head coach Jose Mourinho (L) consoles Tottenham Hotspur's English striker Harry Kane (R) as he leaves the pitch having picked up an injury during the English Premier League football match between Southampton and Tottenham at St Mary's Stadium in Southampton, southern England on January 1, 2020.

Tottenham expect Harry Kane to be fit for Arsenal game

Despite Jose Mourinho saying he had doubts over Harry Kane's fitness for the Euros this summer, the striker is expected to be fit to face Arsenal later this season as is always the case with him.
Jose Mourinho of Tottenham Hotspur looks on ahead of the Premier League match between Aston Villa and Tottenham Hotspur at Villa Park on February 16, 2020 in Birmingham, United Kingdom.

Jose Mourinho Peter Crouch call in stark contrast to Mikel Arteta

Peter Crouch has revealed that Jose Mourinho tried to entice him out of retirement to help with their striker crisis despite having a very talented youngster in his ranks that he won't turn to; the exact opposite of how Mikel Arteta has acted at Arsenal - and this is the man who wanted to be Arsenal manager!
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3 Arsenal fixtures moved including a trip to Wolves on Easter Monday at 8pm

TV companies have moved some more games, showing quite clearly that they don't care about fans by requiring Arsenal fans to travel, once again, for a late evening Monday kick-off, this time on a bank holiday.

Brighton fan jailed for racist abuse towards Tottenham players

A Brighton and Hove Albion fan has been jailed for eight weeks after being convicted of shouting 'vile and racist' abuse during a match against Tottenham Hotspur at the Amex in October.
Jack Grealish of Aston Villa looks on during the Premier League match between Watford FC and Aston Villa at Vicarage Road on December 28, 2019 in Watford, United Kingdom.

Manchester City and Manchester United consider Grealish move after Tottenham £25m bid turned down

Jack Grealish is reportedly open to a summer move away from Aston Villa according to an exclusive in the Sunday Telegraph.
LONDON, ENGLAND - NOVEMBER 23: Jose Mourinho, Manager of Tottenham Hotspur embraces Harry Winks and Harry Kane of Tottenham Hotspur after the Premier League match between West Ham United and Tottenham Hotspur at London Stadium on November 23, 2019 in London, United Kingdom. (Photo by Catherine Ivill/Getty Images)

Harry Kane to miss Arsenal game – or so Spurs say

Tottenham Hotspur and Jose Mourinho claim that Harry Kane may not be anywhere near full fitness when the Euros start this summer as they do not expect him to return to the pitch until Spurs' last two games of the season.
PARIS, FRANCE - NOVEMBER 14: Olivier Giroud of France celebrates after scoring his team's second goal during the UEFA Euro 2020 Qualifier between France and Moldova on November 14, 2019 in Paris, France. (Photo by Dean Mouhtaropoulos/Getty Images)

Ornstein confirms former Gunner open to joining Spurs this month: Deal on the table

Olivier Giroud is open to a move to Tottenham Hotspur this window, with the club offering him a 1.5-year contract, but Chelsea are blocking it as things stand.
MANCHESTER, ENGLAND - SEPTEMBER 30: Pep Guardiola, Manager of Manchester City speaks with the media during a Press Conference at The Academy Stadium on September 30, 2019 in Manchester, England. (Photo by Nathan Stirk/Getty Images)

Guardiola calls for League Cup to be scrapped because of Manchester United and Tottenham...

Pep Guardiola has called on English football to scrap the League Cup after injuries to Marcus Rashford and Harry Kane in comments I can only imagine being taken completely differently had Arsene Wenger uttered them a few years ago.
BATH, ENGLAND - OCTOBER 13: In this photo illustration, £1 coins are seen with the new £10 note on October 13, 2017 in Bath, England. Currency experts have warned that as the uncertainty surrounding Brexit continues, the value of the British pound, which has remained depressed against the US dollar and the euro since the UK voted to leave in the EU referendum, is likely to fluctuate. (Photo Illustration by Matt Cardy/Getty Images)

Tottenham outspend Liverpool but Arsenal's figure will amaze you

With Liverpool and Tottenham going head-to-head on Saturday, the Daily Telegraph compared the two club's net spend since January 2016 and it tells a very different story to what other parts of the media would have you believe.
LONDON, ENGLAND - MAY 09: Olivier Giroud of Chelsea reacts during the UEFA Europa League Semi Final Second Leg match between Chelsea and Eintracht Frankfurt at Stamford Bridge on May 09, 2019 in London, England. (Photo by Clive Mason/Getty Images)

Olivier Giroud urged to join Tottenham

Olivier Giroud has been urged to join Tottenham as the player looks to leave Chelsea in order to gain more playing time.

£30m plus loan for season: Arsenal challenge Spurs for Norwich defender

Arsenal and Tottenham are both reportedly interested in signing Max Aarons from Norwich with a bid of £30m expected to convince the Canaries to sell.
LONDON, ENGLAND - FEBRUARY 26: A general view showing the score on the big screen during the Barclays Premier League match between Arsenal and Tottenham Hotspur at Emirates Stadium on February 26, 2012 in London, England. (Photo by Clive Mason/Getty Images)

Arsenal or Tottenham: Who won that decade?

If Arsenal had only managed to hold on to a single point against Chelsea on Sunday they would have finished above Spurs in the League Table of the Decade, but even though they didn't, it's hardly anything for Spurs to be proud of.
NORWICH, ENGLAND - DECEMBER 01: Interim Manager of Arsenal, Freddie Ljungberg looks on during the Premier League match between Norwich City and Arsenal FC at Carrow Road on December 01, 2019 in Norwich, United Kingdom. (Photo by Stephen Pond/Getty Images)

What are Arsenal’s top four chances? A look at the teams above

The race for top four in the Premier League is, to use a common expression, tighter than a duck's arse, which is also said to be what is squeezing out Arsenal's performances this season.

Arsenal hiring Mauricio Pochettino could cost him £12.5m due to Tottenham clause

Arsenal hiring Mauricio Pochettino before the end of the season would reportedly see the Argentine forced to repay Tottenham all the money they gave him when they sacked him.
LIVERPOOL, UNITED KINGDOM - MAY 26: Arsenal manager George Graham celebrates on the pitch after Arsenal had beaten Liverpool 2-0 to win the First Division Championship at Anfield on May 26, 1989 in Liverpool, England. (Photo by Allsport/Getty Images)

George Graham: 2 sides of the fierce and bitter Arsenal and Tottenham divide

Until 2018, Arsenal fans under the age of 20 knew only one man to occupy the manager's office, but how much do they know about George Graham?
Arsenal's chairman Sir Chips Keswick (L) and chief executive officer Ivan Gazidis attend the UEFA Champions League Group A football match between Paris-Saint-Germain vs Arsenal FC, on September 13, 2016 at the Parc des Princes stadium in Paris. / AFP / FRANCK FIFE

Arsenal’s chairman reportedly considered submitting resignation after Southampton result

According to the Daily Telegraph, Arsenal's chairman Sir Chips Keswick, considered handing in his resignation such is his concern at what is going on at the club with the players now no longer behind the head coach.
MANCHESTER, ENGLAND - OCTOBER 01: Dani Olmo of GNK Dinamo Zagreb reacts during the UEFA Champions League group C match between Manchester City and Dinamo Zagreb at Etihad Stadium on October 01, 2019, in Manchester, United Kingdom. (Photo by Alex Pantling/Getty Images)

Arsenal considered Dani Olmo this summer but chose Dani Ceballos instead

Dinamo Zagreb star Dani Olmo was on the radar of Arsenal, Tottenham Hotspur and Valencia over the summer, according to reports in Spain.

9 reasons Arsenal would never hire Mauricio Pochettino

Mauricio Pochettino once revealed that he would rather work on a farm that be in charge of Arsenal, which works out well as he'd never be hired in the first place.
SHEFFIELD, ENGLAND - OCTOBER 21: Match Referee Mike Dean shows the Yellow card during the Premier League match between Sheffield United and Arsenal FC at Bramall Lane on October 21, 2019 in Sheffield, United Kingdom. (Photo by Laurence Griffiths/Getty Images)

Tottenham close on Arsenal at top of Premier League Yellow Card table

Arsenal retain their place at the top of the Premier League Yellow card table as Tottenham closed the gap this weekend.
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TV companies prefer awful Arsenal football to best Tottenham side ever

Arsenal will reportedly earn as much TV money as Manchester City and Manchester United by the time Xmas rolls around.
Unai Emery (right) with Arsenal’s director of football Raúl Sanllehí. Photograph: Stuart MacFarlane/Arsenal FC via Getty Images

Arsenal’s squad market value higher than ever but still lowest of the big-6 clubs

Arsenal's squad market value is higher than ever, but they still have the lowest total value of all the top-six clubs, according to analysis.
LIVERPOOL, ENGLAND - MARCH 30: Referee Phil Dowd speaks to Younes Kaboul and Michael Dawson of Tottenham Hotspur during the Barclays Premier League match between Liverpool and Tottenham Hotspur at Anfield on March 30, 2014, in Liverpool, England. (Photo by Alex Livesey/Getty Images)

Michael Dawson on nephew's links to Arsenal: "He's signing for the wrong side in...

Michael Dawson quipped that his nephew Joey is signing for the wrong side in North London, after rumours the youngster could be joining Arsenal.
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Episode 216: A vaguely positive flatline at Arsenal while Tottenham chaos entertains

In this edition of the Daily Cannon Arsenal podcast, Matthew, Anita and special guest Chris Godfrey mull over the underwhelming win against Bournemouth, the...
Arsenal's Spanish head coach Unai Emery gestures on the touchline during the English Premier League football match between Arsenal and Bournemouth at the Emirates Stadium in London on October 6, 2019. (Photo by Tolga AKMEN / AFP)

Are Spurs over now?

This was supposed to be a happy post, laugh at Spurs Paddy Power asked me. Who can't do that these days?
MUNICH, GERMANY - JULY 30: Mauricio Pochettino, head coach of Tottenham looks on before the Audi Cup 2019 semi final match between Real Madrid and Tottenham Hotspur at Allianz Arena on July 30, 2019 in Munich, Germany. (Photo by Matthias Hangst/Bongarts/Getty Images)

Tottenham Hotspur's away record is even worse than Arsenal's

Tottenham Hotspur, not Arsenal, have the worst Premier League away record in 2019 of any team to feature in both the 2018/19 and 2019/20 seasons.
LEICESTER, ENGLAND - APRIL 28: Bernd Leno of Arsenal during the Premier League match between Leicester City and Arsenal FC at The King Power Stadium on April 28, 2019 in Leicester, United Kingdom. (Photo by Marc Atkins/Getty Images)

Bernd Leno insists Arsenal are THE club in London - not Chelsea or Spurs

Bernd Leno says Arsenal are the premier club in London, ahead of Chelsea and Tottenham Hotspur around the world.
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Tottenham only make £3m more than Arsenal despite CL Final, Liverpool top

Arsenal earned £142m from TV revenue last year, leaving them 6th in the table when the top five leagues were analysed.
DERBY, ENGLAND - AUGUST 20: Phillip Cocu Manager of Derby County looks on prior to the Sky Bet Championship match between Derby County and Bristol City at Pride Park Stadium on August 20, 2019, in Derby, England. (Photo by Lewis Storey/Getty Images)

Former Barcelona midfielder admits he almost joined Arsenal twice: Rejected Spurs over trophies

Phillip Cocu has admitted he almost joined Arsenal twice during his playing career, as well as rejecting a move to Tottenham Hotspur over their lack of trophy prospects.
LONDON, ENGLAND - SEPTEMBER 01: Nicolas Pepe of Arsenal battle with Danny Rose of Spurs during the Premier League match between Arsenal FC and Tottenham Hotspur at Emirates Stadium on September 01, 2019 in London, United Kingdom. (Photo by Julian Finney/Getty Images)

"That is filth": Arsenal fan spots Nicolas Pepe skill from North London derby

Nicolas Pepe may not have a goal for Arsenal just yet, but an assist and a number of eye-catching moments in the North London derby have him on the right track with his new club.