It's quiet clear that people will laugh when the Spurs board states that it needs to buy new players to improve in the league. After a hundred odd million pounds splurged in the market, Tottenham find themselves in a position much worse than they were in the previous year. What needs to be done now to change their fate?

A look at Juventus 2011-12 pre-season games in Italy and USA Tour. New coach Antonio Conte had a positive start to his career as Juventus coach in pre-season. New Juventus signings Lichtsteiner, Pirlo, Vuncinic were impressive in a number of matches.