Adam Lallana, Rickie Lambert and Dejan Lovren left Southampton hoping for bigger things at Liverpool but when they return to their former club in the Premier League on Sunday they will look enviously at their former team mates.
Tottenham midfielder Ryan Mason says his side can put in a serious bid for a top four finish in the Premier League and a place in next season`s Champions League after Harry Kane inspired them to a 2-1 victory over arch rivals Arsenal.
Tottenham Hotspur`s reputation as a club that thrives in knockout competition was dented by an FA Cup exit at the hands of Leicester at the weekend but Mauricio Pochettino`s men remain close to reaching the League Cup final, nonetheless.
Tottenham will take a slender 1-0 lead into the second leg of their League Cup semi-final against Sheffield United after Andros Townsend`s penalty secured a barely-deserved success at White Hart Lane on Wednesday.
Tottenham Hotspur`s three-pronged assault on silverware continues on Wednesday when they face third tier Sheffield United in the first leg of the League Cup semi-final at White Hart Lane - their sixth match in 21 days.
Tottenham Hotspur spent the cash earned from Gareth Bale`s sale on a plethora of internationals but the key to the remarkable 5-3 win over Chelsea on Thursday, and their best player this season, had been there all along.
Tottenham Hotspur are keen to get in a star forward to help them stay in the hunt for challenging rivals in England's top half of the English Premier League, and they have targeted West Bromwich Albion's, Saido Berahino.