The Hoddle of Coffee: Tottenham Hotspur News and Links for Friday, December 2

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The World Cup cannot last forever. And when it’s over, the Spurs will have a few days off until they finally return to action.

But it will be a truncated month of action. Tottenham Hotspur have one – and only one – game in December.

So mark your calendars for December 26, when Spurs travel to Brentford for a Boxing Day clash.

I’m grateful Tottenham don’t have to travel much so soon after the World Cup period. We keep things local. Let the boys play for a couple of hours and spend the night with their families.

Tottenham Hotspur Women

It’s not often that the women’s team has a more compact schedule than the men’s.

Spurs’ women’s side have three games this month, including a derby against West Ham on December 11.

But first comes a trip to Reading, the second-bottom club in the Women’s Super League. Spurs will be hoping to bounce back from a disappointing 0-3 result against Chelsea last month.

But Tottenham also passed eight (!!!) Brighton in October. If they can do that against them, surely they can score more against a worse Reading side? right?

They also enter FA Cup competition this month, facing Soton in the third round.

Tottenham Hotspur Women Calendar: at Reading (December 4), West Ham (December 11), at Southampton (December 18, FA Cup)

Fitzie’s Track of the Day: The Modern World by The Jam

And now for your links:

Jack PB asks ($$) “Does England love Harry Kane as much as they should?”

Man United open Old Trafford in December for fans

Portland Thorns and Chicago Red Stars start processes to sell the majority shares

Roberto Martínez announces his departure of the Belgium selection

Source: The Hoddle of Coffee: Tottenham Hotspur News and Links for Friday, December 2

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