Tottenham Hotspur vs Manchester City – Team News, Tactics, Line-Ups and Prediction

  Tottenham Hotspur V Manchester City White Hart Lane, London January 30, 2014 13:30 GMT   This week we witness a very crucial fixture between two giants vying for a top four finish. One that is well within the reach and another that is just outside due to a poorer goal difference. The previous fixture at the Ethihad is something the Lilywhites would long to forget. It’s not every day that a topflight premier league team beats another by margins as big as six goals. However a win in this fixture would pretty much make or break a team’s season. Manchester City look like they are about to pull off what they did two seasons ago i.e. steal the title from Arsenal like they did from Manchester United. With just a point separating them from the league leaders, City needs this point to maintain the gap and hope for Arsenal to slip so that they may capitalize on the opportunity. […]

It is a busy week ahead in the second tier of English football, with plenty of games to look forward to. Here, TheHardTackle takes a look at 10 things to look out for in the next 7 days of NPower Championship action: ———– 1. 24 games over four days With almost two-thirds of the season gone, we are starting to reach the business end of the campaign. From now on in, the fixtures will come thick and fast with teams desperately fighting to avoid relegation or keep alive their dreams of promotion to the Premier League. This week sees a taste of what is in store as Saturday’s round of fixtures is quickly followed by a midweek set on Tuesday. With 24 games in four days, there promises to be lots of entertainment, goals and talking points. With six points on offer for all sides and the table extremely close, there could be a completely different complexion on the Championship table […]