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Tottenham Hotspur F.C.
Full nameTottenham Hotspur Football Club
GroundTottenham Hotspur Stadium
Ground Capacity62,062
ChairmanDaniel Levy
ManagerMauricio Pochettino
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 most of the time. Mauricio Pochettino 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 1 September 2017.[1]

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)
2 England DF Kieran Trippier
3 England DF Danny Rose
4 Belgium DF Toby Alderweireld
5 Belgium DF Jan Vertonghen (third-captain)
6 Colombia DF Davinson Sanchez
7 South Korea FW Son Heung-min
10 England FW Harry Kane (vice-captain)
11 Argentina MF Érik Lamela
12 Kenya MF Victor Wanyama
13 Netherlands GK Michel Vorm
14 France MF Georges-Kevin N'koudou
15 England DF Eric Dier
No. Position Player
17 France MF Moussa Sissoko
18 Spain FW Fernando Llorente
19 Belgium MF Mousa Dembélé
20 England MF Dele Alli
21 Argentina DF Juan Foyth
22 Argentina GK Paulo Gazzaniga
23 Denmark MF Christian Eriksen
24 Ivory Coast MF Serge Aurier
29 England MF Harry Winks
33 Wales DF Ben Davies
37 England DF Kyle Walker-Peters

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

Former position[change | change source]

References[change | change source]

  1. "First team profiles". Tottenham Hotspur F.C. Retrieved 14 September 2017.