Man City vs Tottenham, Preview: Mauricio Pochettino gives positive spin
Man City vs Tottenham, Preview: Mauricio Pochettino gives positive spin

Tottenham Hotspur manager Mauricio Pochettino likes to erase bad memories and cherish good ones and it is a trait he hopes his players have acquired ahead of Saturday`s clash at Premier League champions Manchester City.

FIFA medical officer wants strict new rules on concussion
FIFA medical officer wants strict new rules on concussion

 Referees will be instructed to stop a match immediately for three minutes when a player is suspected of being concussed, if a proposal from FIFA`s chief medical officer is accepted.

FA tightens rules on head injuries

Players losing consciousness or suffering concussion will not be allowed to play on next season after the Football Association set out strict guidelines on Tuesday regarding head injuries.

Lloris lauds opposite number Neuer

France goalkeeper and captain Hugo Lloris hailed his German counterpart Manuel Neuer as the best in the business ahead of the sides` clash in the World Cup quarter-finals on Friday.

Mandanda in danger of missing World Cup

France`s second choice goalkeeper Steve Mandanda faces a battle to be fit for the World Cup finals after it was announced on Sunday he would be sidelined for six weeks.

Pardew slams struggling Newcastle after Spurs romp

Newcastle United manager Alan Pardew admits his players lack confidence and appear to not know what they are doing following Wednesday`s 4-0 home rout at the hands of Tottenham Hotspur.

Lloris fears Suarez factor could derail Spurs

Hugo Lloris admits Luis Suarez presents the biggest barrier to Tottenham`s efforts to continue their recent revival with victory over Liverpool on Sunday.

France captain Hugo Lloris is fine after head injury scare: Deschamps

France captain Hugo Lloris, left out of Tottenham`s Premier League match with Newcastle United at the weekend due to medical concerns, trained normally on Monday and should be available for Friday`s World Cup playoff in Ukraine.

Lloris `fit to continue` say Spurs

Tottenham Hotspur insisted Monday Hugo Lloris was fit to play on following a head knock at Everton after the club came under fire for not substituting the France captain.

France friendly vital for Brazil`s morale: Fred

Striker Fred admits Brazil must win Sunday night`s international friendly against France to restore their confidence ahead of the FIFA Confederations Cup.

We have to hit Spain where it hurts: Lloris

Hugo Lloris says that France must "hit Spain where it hurts" when they face Vicente del Bosque`s side on Tuesday in their crucial World Cup 2014 qualifier.

I expected France and England to get through: Lloris

Hugo Lloris says that he thought Les Bleus would advance to the quarter-finals of Euro 2012 from Group D along with England, even before the tournament started.

France captain Hugo Lloris hails `important` victory over Ukraine

France captain Hugo Lloris has labelled the 2-0 win over Ukraine as “important for our confidence”, as Les Bleus moved to the top of Group D on Friday.

Euro 2012: France defeat Ukraine 2-0

Co-host Ukraine take on France in Donetsk, Ukraine, in their second Group D match at the European Championship.

France will sacrifice World Cup bonuses but not others

France goalkeeper Hugo Lloris agreed on Friday the national team did not deserve their World Cup bonuses but said they were not ready to give up their money from previous matches.

France will sacrifice World Cup bonuses but not others

France goalkeeper Hugo Lloris agreed on Friday the national team did not deserve their World Cup bonuses but said they were not ready to give up their money from previous matches.