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4 quirky features of the new Spurs ground you might not know about

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The new Tottenham stadium

Whilst Spurs fans may feel as though their new ground took an eternity to build, we’re sure they’ll agree that the finished result was well-worth the wait.

In total, the new stadium is thought to have , which is a little more than the £789 million required to build Wembley.

It’s also double the original budget for the project, with the Spurs hierarchy having spent heavily in the pursuit of their dream stadium.

Cutting-edge tech is at the heart of this new ‘stadium of the future’ but there’s a few things about Pochettino side’s new dwellings that you may well not know.

Here are 4 quirky features of Tottenham’s new ground:

  1. A Cheese Room

Let’s start with the most surreal feature, which exists in the form of an exclusive cheese room for members and high-end clientele.

Known simply as the ‘H Club’ members can sign up for a hefty subscription fee of £15,000, although they’ll be required to purchase two tickets for a total expenditure of £30,000.

This will enable them to select their own specially sourced half-time cheeses, including some of the most unique and luxurious products from across the globe.

  • A Microbrewery

New White Heart Lane (NWHT) will also include another football stadium first, in the thrilling form of a microbrewery with a state-of-the-art beer delivery system.

A football hipster’s dream, this brewery uses equipment that can pour up to 10,000 pints per minute, which is ideal when catering for the half-time and post-game rush.

Whilst we’d expect to see other stadiums adopt this type of technology in the future, for now Spurs’ new ground remain the first and only location to take the plunge!

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  • USB Ports in Seats

Spurs’ new stadium also offers exceptional 4G coverage throughout, meaning that spectators can connect online before, during, or after the game. This is particularly helpful if you like mobile or in-play betting; no longer will you be interrupted by poor signals when you’re trying to place those , which is good news!

Incredibly, designers have also included individual USB ports in premium seats, enabling supporters to charge their handsets and prevent their phones from running out of battery over the course of 90 minutes.

  • An In-house Bakery

We close with one of our personal favourites, and one that really highlights the attention to detail that defined Spurs’ new stadium plans.

We’re speaking, of course, about the stadium’s very own in-house bakery, which is capable of producing artisan breads and pastries for every food outlet in the stadium. So, whether you’re in a VIP box or a general admission area, you’ll be able to enjoy delicious pastries and treats during the half-time break.

For those of us used to soggy pies, all we can really say to this is wow because having access to such leading outlets adds a unique dimension to the typical stadium experience.

Tottenham’s new ground is a blazing a trail for all others to follow in the future, Daniel Levy and co have set the bar and to explore the new ground in more detail, .

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“Can’t continue”, “Ridiculous decision” – Some Tottenham fans vent their frustration as 18-year-old doesn’t receive game time in Championship

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Jack Clarke left out of Leeds United squad in win over Barnsley

Jack Clarke was left out of the Leeds United squad for their Championship clash against Barnsley.

The 18-year-old was signed from Tottenham at the start of the summer but was sent back to Leeds for a season-long loan. It was expected that Clarke would get first-team minutes regularly under Bielsa, however, that has not been the case.

The winger hasn’t featured in any of their Championship games, and his chances in the cup competitions have been reduced after Leeds were knocked out of the Carabao Cup by Stoke City.

Jack Clarke
Jack Clarke

Bielsa’s side are leading the Championship at the moment, however, Clarke should have featured after his game-winning goal for the England U20s against Switzerland during the international break.

Fans unhappy with Clarke’s game time

The English winger will not develop if he doesn’t feature in the first-team and Bielsa does have a tough decision to make. EFL rules limit the number of on-loan players a team can name on a matchday and that has seen Clarke miss out on several games.

Tottenham need to make a decision on the Englishman’s future as Clarke has a lot of potential, but recalling him won’t ensure he would get starts at Spurs too.

Many Tottenham fans were unhappy with the English winger’s situation at Leeds and vented their frustration on Twitter.

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PL giants join the race for Kosovo star who Tottenham scouted during England game

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Vedat Muriqi scouted by Manchester United during England clash

The Daily Star (h/t Sun) claims that Manchester United have joined the race for Kosovo international Vedat Muriqi.

The 25-year-old put up an impressive showing against England during a recent Euro 2020 qualifier, and the report claims that Manchester United and Tottenham scouted the forward in the game.

Vedat Muriqi (L)

Muriqi has been impressive in the Turkish league over the past 18 months and has done a great job for his new club Fenerbahce.

The Kosovo international already has two goals from three games for his new club and has also attracted the attention of Serie A giants Napoli, according to the report.

United could move for the striker in the winter window as they lack options after the departures of Alexis Sanchez and Romelu Lukaku (h/t Sun).

An option that Tottenham need

Tottenham are also in need of signing some quality cover for Harry Kane. We didn’t sign anyone to replace Fernando Llorente and Vincent Janssen as the pair left during the summer window.

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Harry Kane was injured in Tottenham’s 1-0 loss to Manchester United

Kane has had his injury problems in recent seasons, and we need to sign someone who can provide us with a different option in the final third. Muriqi is great in the air and would be a quality target man to have in the team.

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It will be interesting to see if we move for the Kosovo star in the winter window or wait until the end of the season before signing another forward.

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Tottenham certain this star will play for Real Madrid as 27-year-old waits for call

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Christian Eriksen waiting for call from Real Madrid over transfer

Marca claims that Christian Eriksen is still waiting for a call from Real Madrid after a summer move failed.

The Dane is out of a contract at the end of the season and has rejected every offer put on the table by Daniel Levy (h/t Marca).

Real have made contact with Tottenham in the past but no official bid for Eriksen was submitted, according to the report.

The Dane has been one of our most impressive players this season and has featured in all five Premier League games so far.

Eriksen’s reps making calls

Tottenham had offered Eriksen to Madrid in the summer but Zinedine Zidane wanted to sign Paul Pogba and neither deal happened (h/t Marca).

However, the Dane’s representatives have been making calls to several clubs in Europe, including the La Liga giants, and Eriksen is free to negotiate with foreign clubs in January, according to the report.

Tottenham, for their part, are certain that Eriksen will end up playing for Real Madrid next season (h/t Marca).

The 27-year-old has been one of our best signings in the Premier League era but him leaving on a free would be a bad move financially for Spurs.

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Selling him in January could get us a decent sum but with six months left on his deal, it would make more financial sense to land him on a free at the end of the campaign.

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Tottenham match London derby record after 4-0 win over Crystal Palace

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Tottenham record their joint-highest London derby win in Premier League history

Tottenham were excellent against Crystal Palace and scored four goals past the visitors in the first half.

Spurs needed that win after not picking up the three points since the opening day of the season, but this performance should lead to better outcomes for the rest of the season.

Tottenham played Arsenal before the international break in a London derby but gave away a two-goal lead, however, that was not repeated yesterday.

The four goals scored saw Tottenham record their joint-biggest win in a London derby in the Premier League era.

Son the lucky charm for Spurs

Son started for us against the Eagles and scored a brace in the win. The second goal was an exquisite volley from a Serge Aurier cross, and it seems that the South Korean is a bit of a lucky charm for us against Palace.

The forward has faced Palace four times at home and has scored in each game.

Tottenham dominated the clash and it was a surprise that Harry Kane didn’t find the back of the net on Saturday.

The Englishman did set up Erik Lamela for the fourth goal of the game, and we should carry this kind of form into the next game.

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Son was one of the stars for the side and we need the South Korean to be at his best for the rest of the campaign.

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