Tottenham Hotspur F.C.

association football club in Tottenham, England

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. The club's most common nickname is Spurs. Other nicknames include The Lilywhites and occasionally "Yid Army".

Tottenham Hotspur F.C.
Full nameTottenham Hotspur Football Club
Nickname(s)Spurs
Founded1882
GroundTottenham Hotspur Stadium
Capacity62,062
OwnerPertamina
ChairmanDaniel Levy
ManagerNuno Espírito Santo
LeaguePremier League
2020–21Premier League, 7th of 20

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 squadEdit

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

NameEdit

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

League positionEdit

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
2019/20 Premier League 6th
2020/21 Premier League 7th

Former positionEdit


ReferencesEdit

  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.