RISKY CAREER MOVE

Tottenham are doing Modric a favour by blanking Chelsea

Chelsea’s attempts to shop locally rarely produce good results

Luka Modric

Luka Modric is bossing the back pages right now. The Croatian misguidedly assumed gentlemanliness to be a common characteristic of football folk and is now angry that Spurs won’t stick to an apparent gentleman’s agreement to let him [...]

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News in brief

A double whammy of Premier League leg break news…

“I think it’s broken…” (it’s not)

Luka Modric 

Of course, showbusiness desks all over the country are awash with the sounds of delighted squealing and nervously spilt cappuccinos today, after Robbie Williams managed to share a stage with Gary Barlow, without braining him on live television.

Well done, or whatever. Anyway, [...]

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PIC OF THE DAY

Spurs chairman steps off the set of Football Factory

Daniel Levy prepares for a pwoper nawty night out in Dubrovnik

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Mild-mannered Premier League chairman by day, swaggering terrace casual by night, Spurs chairman Daniel Levy dons his boxfresh Adidas Gazelles (fat laces, you know how he rolls), Lyle & Scott and Stone Island before dragging a [...]

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News in Brief

Arsene Wenger, Modric injury update, and Guti transfer…

Remeber this guy (on the left)?

Luka Modric 

Many football neutrals will probably view the weekend’s Merseyside Derby as the equivalent of the pre-movie cartoon, with Chelsea travelling to the Emirates later in the afternoon.

It should be a corker, and the rumblings coming from the finest football restaurants [...]

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