Skip to main content


  • Academy fly the flag
Subscribe to newsfeed 

Academy fly the flag

Posted on 28 May 2003  - 12:00

Tottenham Hotspur (Spurs) Football Club is located in North London. The club is also known as Spurs. Tottenham's home ground is White Hart Lane. The club motto is Audere est Facere (To dare is to do).

Our Academy U19s return to action and fly the flag for England in the prestigious FIFA Blue Stars Tournament in Switzerland.

The two-day tournament sees us line-up alongside Boca Juniors, Sturm Graz, Grasshoppers, FC Zurich, Celta Vigo, FC Basel, Benfica, Levski Sofia, Lazio, FC Nania and FC Blue Stars.

We've been drawn in Group A2 and take on FC Zurich and Celta Vigo at 2pm and 5.10pm respectively this afternoon. Further matches depend on the outcome of these initial group games.

Coach Pat Holland said: "It's a great experience for the lads to play against European opposition. We're all looking forward to it."

Travelling squad: Burch, Eyre, Dobson, Henry, Foster, McKie, Barnett, Malcolm, Barnard, Hughes, Bowditch, Galbraith, McKenna, Hicks, Yeates, Price, Black.