Found November 05, 2011 on Soccerlens:
Fulham v Tottenham: A Familiar Face Awaits Spurs - originally posted on Soccerlens.comTottenham Hotspur travel across Londonto face Fulham in the Premier League on Sunday, but the Cottagers are not the only familiar face they will encounter. Former boss Martin Jol, faces the task of trying to keep Harry Redknapp’s  free flowing Spurs team in check. Just over 4 years ago as Spurs faced Getafe in a UEFA Cup tie; news of Martin Jol’s sacking spread like wildfire during the halftime break. The Dutch man, who had led Spurs to their two best finishes in 16 years, was deemed not good enough to take Spurs to the next level. There is no doubt that this swift and brutal sacking by Chairman Daniel Levy, stalled Tottenham’s progress. Spurs under Jol’s stewardship were one lasagna meal away from the Champions League; instead that honour fell to Arsenal whose dominion over Spurs continued and only seems likely to end this year. Before Jol took over the helm at Spurs, the North London club had end...

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Video: Danny Green makes top 10 plays of the week

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Spurs GM R.C. Buford Busted For Drunk Driving

This won't go over well in San Antonio. Spurs general manager R.C. Buford was arrested and charged with driving while intoxicated after he crashed into a fence, San Antonio Police said. A police spokesman confirmed Buford was arrested after crashing into the fence in the 500 block of N. Leona just west of downtown late Friday night. We're talking about a franchise that may...

Spurs' GM cited for alcohol-related offenses

SAN ANTONIO - San Antonio Spurs general manager R.C. Buford says he has been cited for alcohol-related driving...

Jol delight as Fulham find range

Fulham boss Martin Jol has praised his side’s ruthlessness in front of goal after they swept aside Wisla Krakow 4-1...

Fulham vs Spurs: Prediction and betting tip

Fulham’s win against Wigan last weekend was easy for them and Martin Jol’s side followed that up with a 4-1 win over Wisla Krakow at Craven Cottage on Thursday. Jol comes up against his former side for the first time since they sacked him back in October 2007 and will be eager to get one over the club who treated him so poorly. Spurs have had problems so far this week after...

Tottenham beats Fulham 3-1 in Premier League

Tottenham survived a second-half onslaught to beat Fulham 3-1 in the Premier League on Sunday and deny Cottagers manager Martin Jol a victory over his former club. Gareth Bale and Aaron Lennon struck to give Spurs a commanding interval lead in a lively London derby, but they were over-run when play resumed. Fulham dominated, with Younes Kaboul's own-goal in the 57th minute the...

Dempsey: Revenge not the spur

The Cottagers were beaten 1-0 by the Polish champions two weeks ago in a game marred by Mousa Dembele's controversial sending off. The incident occurred when an innocuous passage of play flared up in Poland, with Dembele pushing over Wisla's Gervasio Nunez after he caught him on the back of the ankle. The Argentinian midfielder went down clutching his face despite being pushed...

Spurs win cheeses Cottagers off

Spurs survived a second-half onslaught to deny Fulham manager Martin Jol a satisfying league victory over his former club. Gareth Bale and Aaron Lennon struck to give Spurs a commanding interval lead in a lively London derby, but they were over-run when play resumed. Fulham dominated with Younes Kaboul's 57th-minute own-goal the direct result of relentless pressure from the rampant...
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