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Posted on 1 October 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).


Crossing the ball on the run...

Basically, as with most things, practice makes perfect. It's a difficult skill on the run, at high pace.

All I think about is hitting an area and not aiming for a player.

When you are on the run, trying to hit a player whipping a cross in is a very difficult skill.

If you hit it in the right area your centre forward should be there. If he's not, there's not a lot more you can do. Once you've put it in that good area, in and around the six-yard box, you've done the job.

It's a dangerous area and I don't like balls coming in there as a defender.