This list is not extensive and has been ranked according to varying factors. Some players still with a part to play have been omitted. Performance, potential, the ability to make an impact and influence over the course of a game, other options in that area of the field, the ability or inability to replace them and market value have all played a part in revising...
It was one of football's worst kept secrets. For months now there have been rumours circulating that Tottenham's new stadium at White Hart Lane was running well behind schedule -- aerial photographs had suggested a ground that looked far from ready -- and that the chances of completing all the necessary safety checks (including several trial games at less than full capacity) before the home game against Liverpool on Sept. 15 was always going to be a long shot.
Things change in the blink of an eye in football. The Football Whispers Index takes the latest transfer rumours and gives them a score out of five; the higher the score, the more realistic and reliable the Whisper.
Here are today's top five emerging whispers. And keep an eye on Transfer Talk for all the latest gossip.
Marcos Rojo to Fenerbahce
Rojo is edging closer to the exit door at Manchester United with Fenerbahce in talks to sign the Argentine defender on loan. According to Turkish...
First-half goals from Jan Vertonghen and Dele Alli were enough to give Spurs all three points. Tottenham started brightly and took the lead when goal-line technology ruled that Vertonghen's header had just crossed the line, only for Newcastle to draw level almost immediately. The visitors regained the lead but were unable to find the third goal that would have given breathing space as they tired.
After a dormant transfer window in which no players were bought or sold, Spurs needed to make...
NEWCASTLE-UPON-TYNE, England -- Three points from St James' Park as Tottenham Hotspur got their 2018-19 Premier League campaign off to a winning start with a 2-1 victory against Newcastle United.
1. No signings, no problem (so far)
Tottenham have just become the first Premier League club not to make a summer signing since the transfer window was introduced in 2003, but they have nine World Cup semifinalists and their squad certainly looked competitive at St James' Park.