Joe Miles9 Mar 2020, 1:01 pmBULLSEYETottenham’s Champions League second leg clash at RB Leipzig tomorrow WILL go ahead in front of fans despite the growing coronavirus fears.Jose Mourinho’s men were steeling themselves to play a game behind closed doors as they attempt to wrest back the 1-0 first leg deficit to the German outfit.But while PSG’s game with Dortmund has joined Wednesday’s match between Valencia and Atalanta in being played fan-free, Spurs fans heading to Germany have been told they are not wasting their trip.Leipzig were in emergency talks with the city authorities this morning after German health minister Jens Spahn suggested events attracting crowds of more than 1,000 should be postponed.Joe Miles9 Mar 2020, 12:29 pmWOOD HE LEAVE?Ed Woodward reportedly wants to meet with Spurs chairman Daniel Levy to negotiate a deal for Harry Kane.The Evening Standard claim the Manchester United chief is preparing to go into a boardroom battle with Levy.United will be looking to sign another striker this summer after they missed out on top target Erling Haaland. And it looks like Kane has caught their eye. Joe Miles9 Mar 2020, 11:30 amJOSE’S FRED ALERTReborn Fred has had the last laugh over Jose Mourinho.The former Manchester United boss warned him: “Your days at this club are numbered.”Fred is now a key player for the Red Devils despite initially becoming a symbol of the Old Trafford giants’ decline.The Telegraph claim the Special One lost his patience with Fred after subbing him a during a 2-1 home defeat to Valencia in the Champions League.He took the ace aside and said “your days at this club are numbered” – only for Mourinho himself to be axed just six days later.Joe Miles9 Mar 2020, 11:02 amCOR BLIMEY!Health authorities are meeting with RB Leipzig to discuss the impact of coronavirus on their Champions League game against Spurrs.A final decision is expected to be made this afternoon. Joe Miles9 Mar 2020, 10:33 amSPUR-FECT CHANCEOlivier Giroud admits he was keen to leave Chelsea in the January transfer but the club blocked a move with Tottenham and Inter interested.The French striker has struggled for game time this season but has found himself in the starting line-up following the injury to first-choice Tammy Abraham.Giroud told Telefoot: “The most interesting for me was Inter Milan.“The problem was that it dragged on.Lazio and Tottenham were there too, but I was blocked.”Joe Miles9 Mar 2020, 9:18 amDEL BOYDele Alli reached 50 Premier League goals with his penalty against Burnley.And amazingly, he has done so faster than some of the league’s best players.England ace Alli took 153 games to score a half century of league goals – less time than it took former Premier League stars Eden Hazard, Paul Scholes, Frank Lampard and Steven Gerrard.Alli rescued a point for Spurs at Turf Moor from the spot as he found the back of the net in the 50th minute.Joe Miles9 Mar 2020, 8:51 amWONDERLANDSpurs want to raid PSV Eindhoven again for 16-year-old left-back Nawaaz Landfeld.The teenager is yet to make his senior debut for the Dutch giants but is a star of the under-17 side.Landfeld, who has featured as a centre-back, has been plying his trade with PSV’s youth academy since 2016.According to the player himself, he hopes to emulate Real Madrid full-back Marcelo in doing his job defensively and adding to the attack.Joe Miles9 Mar 2020, 8:19 amHIGH BARTottenham are preparing for life with Jan Vertonghen by eyeing up a move for £22million-rated Rangers defender Borna Barisic.Vertonghen, 32, is out of contract at the end of this season and appears to be no closer to signing an extension.According to 90min.com, Spurs want to bring in left-back Barisic.The Rangers and Croatia ace, 27, has already featured 43 times this season for club and country, keeping 24 clean sheets.Joshua Jones9 Mar 2020, 6:18 amMORNING, SPURS FANSTottenham could face yet more attacking problems as they bid to overturn RB Leipzig’s 1-0 first-leg lead in Tuesday’s Champions League last-16 trip to Germany.Boss Jose Mourinho says winger Steven Bergwijn is doubtful after playing through injury in Saturday’s 1-1 comeback draw at Burnley.With his only specialist strikers Harry Kane and Son Heung-min out injured until at least late-April, Mourinho said of Bergwijn: “Let’s see if it’s something minor and if he can make the effort.”Meanwhile, chairman Daniel Levy has denied his tight wage structure has hindered Spurs’ attempts to mount a serious title challenge in recent years.But a big test of that claim will surely come in the summer – when Mourinho hands Levy his list of transfer targets.And Tottenham are still being linked with Manchester City defender John Stones.Arsenal and Everton are also thought to be contenders to sign the England international, 25, who has lost his place and form over the past year.Mourinho is less-known for bringing in youngsters.But PSV Eindhoven’s 16-year-old left-back Nawaaz Landfeld is said to be on the radar of Spurs’ scouts.Sandra Brobbey9 Mar 2020, 9:57 pmTOTT WAGES Tottenham chief Daniel Levy has dismissed claims that the North London club’s wage structure has burdened the first team. Levy is reported to have defended the club’s wage structure in a meeting with Tottenham Hotspurs Supporters Trust members on March 2. It’s claimed the Spurs chairman said it was wrong to say the club do not offer competitive pay rates to players. At least four Premier League sides, including Everton who are 12th, are believed to pay higher wages to players than Tottenham. Sandra Brobbey9 Mar 2020, 8:07 pmSPURS EYE BARISIC Tottenham are rumoured to be after Glasgow Rangers left-back Borna Barisic, according to 90min.com Club officials see the Croatian international as a possible replacement for wantaway Danny Rose.Rose, who’s fallen out of favour at Spurs is currently on-loan at Newcastle and could be sold in the summer. Rangers are reported to want at least £22million for Barisic who’s also believed to be an AC Milan and Roma target. Joe Ball9 Mar 2020, 6:38 pmWADDLE WARNINGChris Waddle believes Harry Kane could leave at the end of the season.The former Spurs man told the Racing Post: “He also needs another central striker to back up Harry Kane – although if you believe what you read Kane might not be at the club next season. “I don’t know whether that is true or not but it’s another potential headache for Mourinho to have to deal with.Jon Boon9 Mar 2020, 5:55 pmGETTING A TANTottenham record-signing Tanguy Ndombele will have to work even harder in training to please boss Jose Mourinho.The boss was less than enthusiastic about the midfielder, hauling him off at Turf Moor in the 1-1 draw against Burnley.And Mourinho said he wants to see more from the Frenchman.“My thinking was in the first half we didn’t have a midfield, it’s as simple as that.“More important than tactics is to have midfield players that want the ball, who connect the game, who press, who recover the ball, win duels and we didn’t have it. I’m not critical with Skipp at all.“I’m not going to run away and I have to say that Tanguy has had enough time to come to a different level.“I know that the Premier League is very difficult, I know that some players take time, some players take a long time to adapt to a different league.“But a player with his potential, with his responsibility, I think he has to give us more than he is giving us.”Jon Boon9 Mar 2020, 5:12 pmDUTCH COURAGETottenham forward Steven Bergwijn could add to Spurs’ injury woes upfront.The north London giants are currently without top scorer Harry Kane. South Korean star Heung-Min Son is also sidelined.And the Dutch January-window signing from PSV got a knock against Burnley at Turf Moor on Saturday evening that will see him assessed ahead of their crunch Champions League game against RB Leipzig.Manager Jose Mourinho revealed: “Steven had to play for 90 minutes, so on top of that, he’s injured.“Let’s see if it’s something minor and if he can make the effort.”Jon Boon9 Mar 2020, 4:34 pmSTONE WALLTottenham are rumoured to be among three Premier League sides keen on signing Manchester City’s John Stones.Jose Mourinho’s club are rumoured to be rivalling Arsenal for his signature, with Everton also showing an interest according to TEAMtalk.The Gunners are reportedly willing to offer £50million for the England defender.Stones has fallen behind Aymeric Laporte, Fernandinho and Nicolas Otamendi in City’s pecking order.Jon Boon8 Mar 2020, 3:55 pmNO WAY, JOSE!Real Sociedad striker Willian Jose has been frozen by the La Liga club after flirting with a move to Tottenham.According to reports, Spurs wanted to buy the Brazilian striker as cover for the injured Harry Kane.Goal claim the north London giants were very interested in acquiring the 28-year-old’s services.With Jose believing the deal was a real possibility, he refused to play against Espanyol in the Copa del Rey on January 22.Since then, his opportunities in the first team have been few and far between.It remains to be seen if Spurs will renew their interest in the summer.Load more entries… DELE ALLI salvaged a point for Tottenham as they fought back to draw 1-1 at Burnley.And on the transfer front, Spurs are reportedly interested in Norwich star Todd Cantwell and Rangers’ Borna Barisic.Follow for all the latest Spurs news and transfer gossip right here…Sandra Brobbey10 Mar 2020, 7:36 pmSESSE ON Jose Mourinho could be calling on Ryan Sessegnon to help Spurs beat RB Leipzig in their Champion’s League clash on Tuesday. The injury-hit Londoners will be without their frontman Harry Kane who’s just returned to training following a hamstring operation in January. And Son Heung-min is still receiving treatment for the arm fracture he suffered against Aston Villa last month. Ahead of the game Mourinho said: “Ryan Sessegnon must help us. “It’s between Ryan and Jan Vertonghen to play left-back.”Sandra Brobbey10 Mar 2020, 6:40 pmMOUR WANTS CELSO Jose Mourinho is rumoured to be planning an overhaul at Tottenham this summer. And one man rumoured be top of the Special One’s shopping list is on-loan midfielder Giovani Lo Celso. In December SunSport revealed the Argentine, who’s currently on loan at Spurs, was seen as a long-term successor to Christian Eriksen. Football Insider claim Mourinho has been so impressed with Lo Celso’s performances he’s given the club the green light to sign him for £27million. The midfielder has been one of Tottenham’s standout performers since November. Jim Sheridan10 Mar 2020, 6:37 pmBERG BLOWAdd another member to Spurs’ packed treatment room.In a big blow, Steven Bergwijn is set to be out for an extended period after suffering a ‘significant sprain’ to his left ankle.The 22-year-old arrived in January from PSV and has hit the ground running in North London, but picked up the injury in the 1-1 draw with Burnley at the weekend. He joins Harry Kane and Son Heung-min on the sidelines. Joe Miles9 Mar 2020, 3:48 pmTAXING LEVYJose Mourinho has been warned Spurs’ transfer budget will be slashed this summer if they don’t get into the Champions League.Tottenham chairman Daniel Levy gave the grim forecast in a meeting with the club’s Supporters’ Trust.Mourinho has vowed not to make “massive changes” – and he has been buoyed by the sight of Harry Kane back in training following surgery.And it is the promise of creating another Harry – Winks, not Kane – that is seeing Levy tighten the purse string.Joe Miles9 Mar 2020, 3:28 pmWINGING ITKFC have hilariously decided to compare every team in the Prem to an item on their menu.Here’s what they think of Tottenham…Joe Miles9 Mar 2020, 3:06 pmLLOR ONHugo Lloris has urged Spurs to “write new stories” in the Champions League.The goalkeeper said: “We have to take everything positive but I think it belongs to the past, we need to write new stories.“We have to go there and be ready to make the perfect game, we have to go there to win the game, it’s as simple as that.”Tottenham will return to action in the competition when they face RB Leipzig tomorrow.Joe Miles9 Mar 2020, 2:36 pmMOUR TO COMEHere’s a timely reminder of the impact of Jose Mourinho…Joe Miles9 Mar 2020, 2:03 pmBELE FLOP?Tanguy Ndombele hasn’t delivered yet for Spurs… but Jose Mourinho risks alienating one of club’s most gifted talents. Why hasn’t it worked out for the 23-year-old since his big-money move from Lyon in 2019? SunSport reporter Etienne Ferrie has the answer.Joe Miles9 Mar 2020, 1:32 pmFIT A-KANEHarry Kane is back in Tottenham training for the first time since having surgery on his hamstring.The Spurs striker, 26, went under the knife back in January after being injured in the 1-0 defeat at Southampton on New Year’s Day.But in a huge boost to Spurs and England ahead of Euro 2020, the forward was today back in training at the club’s Enfield base.
More than €45,000 has been raised by last weekend’s Relay for Life event in Letterkenny.Dozens of teams from across the county took part in the marathon event at the LYIT.Lots of funds were also raised before the event even got underway as people across the county held various fundraising events. One of the highlights of the weekend was the Luminaria event which saw thousands of people converge on the Letterkenny education campus.As was with other years, those who have lost loved ones to cancer wrote their names on bags which were then illuminated by candles in a touching ceremony.Among those who entertained the crowds was Clannad star Moya Brennan.Relay for Life spokesperson Ena Barrett said those who took part in the event were a credit to their families and their community. All the money raised will be sent directly to the Irish Cancer Society for cancer research.Superb €45,000 raised by Relay for Life event was last modified: June 5th, 2018 by StephenShare this:Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Reddit (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pocket (Opens in new window)Click to share on Telegram (Opens in new window)Click to share on WhatsApp (Opens in new window)Click to share on Skype (Opens in new window)Click to print (Opens in new window) Tags:donegalRelay for Life