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Tottenham Hotspur are reportedly interested in a last-ditch attempt to sign Atletico Madrid forward Kevin Gameiro. The 30-year-old was previously linked with a move to join Premier League minnows Swansea City but that deal fell through, thus providing a window of opportunity for us. Gameiro was a £25m target for Swansea City.

It is understood that Mauricio Pochettino is targeting Gameiro to bring about some much-needed diversity in our attack. At present, we have Harry Kane and Fernando Llorente as our central strikers and while the former excels in every single match, the latter has struggled to get things going on most occasions.

Hence, a move for Gameiro could well prove to be beneficial for us. Several reports are suggesting that we might even settle for a loan deal with Atletico in case they do not want to permanently part ways with the experienced forward. Represented by super-agent Jorge Mendes, the Frenchman does seem like an exciting prospect and to be honest, we could use some fresh power in our attack.

Ever since Manchester City boss Pep Guardiola made the infamous comment by calling us ‘the Harry Kane team’, it has led to greater speculation that Tottenham are overly dependent on the prolific Englishman. Much as we may not want to admit it, however, there is hardly any denying that there is a certain amount of truth to those claims. In fact, we have been painfully one-dimensional in the final third and if not for Heung-Min Son, Spurs might have suffered even more.

On that account, adding a player of Gameiro’s calibre to our attacking forces could well be a step in the right direction. With Diego Costa up and running at Atletico currently, an exit does seem plausible enough for the French striker. His game time could get limited if he stayed back in the Spanish capital but if he were to join Tottenham albeit temporarily, Gameiro would have better first-team opportunities.

Gameiro’s price tag is not a hefty one but if Daniel Levy’s purse strings are tighter than ever, perhaps a loan deal could work wonders.

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“It feels like our second home” – Tottenham star unsure about staying at Wembley for the rest of the season

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Christian Eriksen has claimed that Wembley is like a second home for Tottenham, and isn’t sure if we will stay at the stadium for the rest of the season.

Tottenham’s new ground won’t be ready this year and Daniel Levy confirmed we would be sticking to Wembley till 2019.

The club also moved to strike a deal to keep playing at Wembley till our home is completed, and Eriksen was quoted by the Sun saying:

“I don’t know if we are going to stay at Wembley for the rest of the season.

“We are happy at Wembley for more than a year now and it feels like our second home.”

The Dane added that the players couldn’t wait to play at the new ground but wanted the stadium to be perfect before the team move in.

The former Ajax star added that the professionals would be working hard to get the stadium done and the players have to concentrate on their job too.

Tottenham are fourth in the Premier League and are five points behind Manchester City, who lead the table.

Our next game is going to be a real battle as we face undefeated Chelsea. The Blues are just a point ahead of us in the Premier League, and a win will put us back in the race for the title.

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Eriksen hasn’t been at his best for Spurs this season, however, a game against our rivals should be enough motivation for all the players involved.

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(Video) Tottenham fan shares clips of new stadium’s interiors and more

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Tottenham’s new stadium is inching closer to completion and we are receiving clips and pictures from various sources.

We saw Lord Alan Sugar tweet about the ground being one of the best in the world recently, and another Twitter user, AdamJ_COYS shared a number of clips of the stadium’s interior.

One of the most striking videos saw the Spurs fan capture the NFL home team and Tottenham dressing rooms.

The NFL changing rooms even have the league’s logo emblazoned on a number of areas, and we caught a glimpse of some other workers taking a snap too.

Of course, it wouldn’t be a Tottenham stadium video unless we saw what the pitch looked like and the user even captured some of the seating areas which look close to completion.

The Spurs shop is one of the biggest attractions in the new ground and a video of the same was posted as well.

Tottenham’s stadium is set to be one of the best in the world but we will have to wait a little longer before any of the matches are played in the ground.

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Spurs are set to remain at Wembley till the end of the year, and we are to get an update on the new ground sometime in December.

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(Video) Tottenham’s new stadium captured in fantastic overhead video

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Tottenham will play their remaining home games of 2018 in Wembley but consturction of our new stadium seems to be chugging along. A new video showcases the exterior of the stadium, and it does seem close to completion.

There is some work to be done in the outer section of the ground, but the roof panels seem to be installed in all the right places.

The stadium was expected to be ready by September to host Liverpool, however, the club have faced delays and Daniel Levy recently claimed that we would be staying at Wembley till the end of the year.

Further, the club have negotiated a deal to play at Wembley till the new stadium is ready, and the club is expected to provide an update on the new ground in December.

The new home looks amazing, and it will be interesting to see which club we do face once the ground is ready.

White Hart Lane was a brilliant ground to play in, especially due to the vociferous backing of the Spurs faithful.

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Tottenham are doing their bit to keep our new stadium as close to the old Spurs experience as possible with the club even installing a Golden Cockerel in the new ground.

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