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What the Papers Say: Feb 1-8

Posted on 8 February 2004  - 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).

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Reports from Saturday's 4-3 win against Pompey. Raddy Antic appears again regarding the manager's job on the back page of the Express and in the Mail and Star.

David Pleat looks ahead to the clash against Portsmouth while Pompey boss Harry Redknapp talks about facing his former charge Jermain Defoe.

More fall out from Wednesday's cup tie and Roberto Mancini says he's been approached about the manager's job at the Lane.

The papers react to the shock 4-3 FA Cup reverse to Manchester City and use Kevin Keegan's description of the outcome as a 'miracle'.

Jermain's Tuesday morning press conference is covered in all the papers, along with quotes saying Robinson will arrive in the summer.

The papers report on the exciting capture of Jermain Defoe from West Ham and the move for Leeds keeper Paul Robinson being put on hold.

All the papers feature match reports from the 2-1 defeat to Fulham at Loftus Road on Saturday.