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Katherine Lucas

Freelance sports journalist specialising in football and cricket for various online publications. Spurs fan, no longer long-suffering. 

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How Kieran Trippier Became One Of England's Pivotal Players
Kieran Trippier Has Blossomed For England Thanks To The Mauricio Pochettino Effect
It could not have been more fitting that Kieran Trippier stepped up to slam home his penalty in England’s unprecedented shootout victory over Colombia.  The…
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How England Can Exploit Colombia's Weaknesses
England Can€™t Afford To Underestimate Colombia €“ But They Aren€™t Unbeatable
Gareth Southgate was stuck between a rock and a hard place when he picked his team to face Belgium. Had England won and topped the…
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Luis Suarez Out To Add New Chapter To His Own World Cup Odyssey
Luis Suarez And The Search For World Cup Redemption
Yesterday, the departures of Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo from the World Cup – possibly for good – raised the question of how players will…
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The Spurs Players Looking To Derail England
Belgium€™s Tottenham Hotspur Trio Will Have A Big Part To Play Against England
When the draw for the group stages of the 2018 World Cup was made back in December, it must have been well-received at Hotspur Way.…
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Team Profile: Panama
In Profile: Everything You Need To Know About Panama, England€™s Next World Cup Opponents
Harry Kane’s brace ensured England got their World Cup campaign off to a winning start with a 2-1 win against Tunisia. Depending on how Belgium…
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Serbia's Main Man Can Get Them To Last 16
Serbia€™s One To Watch: Manchester United Transfer Target Sergej Milinkovic-Savic
Manchester United fans will now be very familiar with the name Sergej Milinković-Savić. The 23-year-old has attracted interest from a host of top European clubs…
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The Sad Story Of Scotland's 1986 World Cup Campaign
Ferguson€™s Watch: The Sad Story Of Scotland€™s 1986 World Cup
Sir Alex Ferguson’s recent ill health prompted the football world to rally around its greatest ever manager and to look back at his unequalled career.…
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Was 1966 The Maddest World Cup Of Them All?
The Case For 1966 Being The Craziest World Cup
The 1966 World Cup, or at least the final, has been eulogised in England for over half a century. It was the pinnacle of English…
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The Spurs Players To Watch Out For At The World Cup
Harry Kane, Christian Eriksen And The Other 10 Tottenham Hotspur Players Heading For The World Cup
Between this coming Thursday and July 15, there should only be one answer to the question of ‘club vs country’ for most football fans. The…
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Will Spurs Splash The Cash This Summer?
Why Tottenham Hotspur's Pursuit Of Matthijs De Ligt Will Define Their Summer Transfer Policy
Walking in the shadow of the magnificent, towering new stadium in N17, it’s impossible to escape the feeling that Tottenham are embarking on a seminal…
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Should Spurs Make A Play For Anthony Martial?
Why A Swap Deal For Anthony Martial And Toby Alderweireld Makes Sense For Both Tottenham Hotspur And Manchester United
Tottenham are ready to make Anthony Martial one of their main targets this summer, according to reports. The 22-year-old’s well-documented struggles under Jose Mourinho have…
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The Premier League Players Who Flopped This Season
The Losers From The 2017/18 Premier League Season: 7 Players Who Hampered Their Reputations This Season
The final day of the Premier League season was an emotional one as Michael Carrick hung up his boots and Arsene Wenger took charge of…
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Which Premier League Players Enhanced Their Reputation This Season?
The Winners From The 2017/18 Premier League Season: 6 Players Who Enhanced Their Repututation
The football season is never *really* over, especially in a World Cup year. Even so, as the Premier League begins its three-month hiatus, it’s a…
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Carlos Carvalhal Exits Swansea
Carlos Carvalhal Pays The Price For Complacency At Swansea
Swansea City have announced Carlos Carvalhal will leave the club at the end of the season having all but failed to avoid relegation. The former…
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Spurs Will Have One Eye On Chelsea Tonight
Tottenham v Newcastle Preview: Time For Spurs To Step Up For Champions League Qualification
Having boasted a ten-point lead over Chelsea less than a month ago, Tottenham’s penultimate game of the season against Newcastle ought to have been irrelevant.…
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