SHORTLIST NOT SHORT ENOUGH?

AVB’s threat to pull out of talks with Tottenham oozes petulance

Ex-Chelsea boss confused by the concept of an interview process

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The Spoiler won’t tackle the logistics of how one resigns from talks as Barney Ronay has nailed that on Twitter, but there is much to find fascinating about Andre Villas-Boas’ alleged anger at being told Tottenham were discussing their vacancy with other candidates.

Perhaps, and it’s a lingering per-ha-psss at that, Jose Mourinho [...]

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CHAIRMAN DONE A DEAL?

Silly ‘Arry, few take on Levy at Tottenham and claim a victory

Resignations rumours refuted, so sack speculation starts instead...

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Either Harry Redknapp is playing a very clever game to escape from Spurs, or he is set to learn that while you can get away with manipulating some chairmen in the media, trying such tactics on one as scrupulous as Daniel Levy is disastrous.

Redknapp’s media handling has steered him to where he is right [...]

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GREAT EXPECTATIONS

Redknapp: “Tottenham for the title, who gave you that idea?”

It’s Spot The Difference, Harry Redknapp Edition, Puzzle 81432...

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When it comes to pinpointing Harry Redknapp inconsistencies, very little needs to be said. It’s often best to just let him dig the hole and sit back and admire his work…

Prior to the 1-1 draw at home to Wolves:

“If you’d told me six months ago that my Spurs side would be right in [...]

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NEVER GO BACK

Zoltan Gera and West Brom to gamble on reproducing magic

West Brom admit plans for reunion with Hungarian playmaker

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After weeks of tabloid tittle-tattle, West Brom have confirmed that they are in talks with former star Zoltan Gera about a Hawthorns comeback following the conclusion of his four-year affair with Fulham, but remarriages in football don’t always [...]

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Harry Redknapp knows his onions when it comes to spotting talent

Here’s everyone’s favourite likely lad Harry Redknapp giving his opinion on the best player in the world, Lionel Messi:

“He’s a skinny runt who looks nothing like a modern-day footballer really.

“He has funny little legs that move awkwardly when he runs and if he turned up at your club as a 16-year-old, you’d send [...]

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Sick Photoshop Skillz...

Harry Redknapp is worried about some dodgy business going down

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Considering Harry Redknapp is a man who goes bat sh*t mental when someone dares say anything along the lines of ‘you like a bargain and do a bit of this and that in the transfer market’ you’d think he’d be careful not to insinuate anything about his [...]

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