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Tottenham Hotspur F.C.
Full nameTottenham Hotspur Football Club
Nickname(s)Spurs
Founded1882
GroundTottenham Hotspur Stadium
Ground Capacity62,062
ChairmanDaniel Levy
ManagerJosé Mourinho
LeaguePremier League
2017/18Premier League, 3rd

Tottenham Hotspur Football Club is an English football club. The club plays in the Premier League. Their current stadium is The Tottenham Hotspur Stadium in north London. The captain of Tottenham Hotspur is Hugo Lloris and vice-captain is Harry Kane. José Mourinho is the manager. The club's most common nickname is Spurs. Other nicknames include The Lilywhites and occasionally "Yid Army".

Famous Tottenham Hotspur players include Pat Jennings, Paul Gascoigne, Glenn Hoddle, Dave Mackay, Gary Lineker, Danny Blanchflower, Teddy Sheringham and Jimmy Greaves. They have many rivals in London, but their most famous rivals are Arsenal. Tottenham were the first winners of the UEFA Cup tournament, and the first team in the 20th century to achieve the league and cup double. In the 2016–17 Premier League, they finished in 2nd position and earned a place in the European Champions League.

First-team squad[change | change source]

As of 22 August 2019[1][2]

Note: Flags indicate national team as defined under FIFA eligibility rules. Players may hold more than one non-FIFA nationality.

No. Position Player
1 France GK Hugo Lloris (captain)[3]
3 England DF Danny Rose
4 Belgium DF Toby Alderweireld
5 Belgium DF Jan Vertonghen
6 Colombia DF Davinson Sánchez
7 South Korea FW Son Heung-min
8 England MF Harry Winks
10 England FW Harry Kane (vice-captain)
11 Argentina MF Erik Lamela
12 Kenya MF Victor Wanyama
13 Netherlands GK Michel Vorm
15 England MF Eric Dier
16 England DF Kyle Walker-Peters
No. Position Player
17 France MF Moussa Sissoko
18 Argentina MF Giovani Lo Celso (on loan from Real Betis)
19 England MF Ryan Sessegnon
20 England MF Dele Alli
21 Argentina DF Juan Foyth
22 Argentina GK Paulo Gazzaniga
23 Denmark MF Christian Eriksen
24 Ivory Coast DF Serge Aurier
27 Brazil MF Lucas Moura
28 France MF Tanguy Ndombele
29 England MF Oliver Skipp
33 Wales DF Ben Davies

Name[change | change source]

  • 1882-1884 Hotspur F.C.
  • 1884-present Tottenham Hotspur F.C.

League position[change | change source]

Season League Position
2000/01 Premier League 12th
2001/02 Premier League 9th
2002/03 Premier League 10th
2003/04 Premier League 14th
2004/05 Premier League 9th
2005/06 Premier League 5th
2006/07 Premier League 5th
2007/08 Premier League 11th
2008/09 Premier League 8th
2009/10 Premier League 4th
2010/11 Premier League 5th
2011/12 Premier League 4th
2012/13 Premier League 5th
2013/14 Premier League 6th
2014/15 Premier League 5th
2015/16 Premier League 3rd
2016/17 Premier League 2nd
2017/18 Premier League 3rd
2018/19 Premier League 4th

Former position[change | change source]


References[change | change source]

  1. "First team: Players". Tottenham Hotspur F.C. Retrieved 16 September 2018.
  2. "2019/20 Premier League squad numbers announced". www.tottenhamhotspur.com. Tottenham Hotspur F.C. Retrieved 11 August 2019.
  3. "First team: Hugo Lloris". Tottenham Hotspur F.C. Retrieved 16 September 2018.