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What The Papers Say: October 20-26

Posted on 26 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).

Checking out the Spurs links in the daily national press...

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Sunday
David Pleat talks about the role of director of football in the Telegraph. The Star link us with Santini and the NOTW with Cuper, who also link us with Preston's Ricardo Fuller. Previews in the rest.

Saturday
Glenn Hoddle has his say on a few issues, most notably David Pleat, splashed across the Sun.

Friday
News in the sport and finance pages of Paul Viner's departure. Briefs in most papers that Fredi Kanoute will be out for up to two months and that Porto boss Mourinho has said no to the manager's job. Other reports include Muzzy Izzet sorry for tackle on Kanoute.

Thursday
Brief stories in the press that Graeme Souness had told his players that he was going nowhere. Charlie Sale in the Mail says David Pleat will stay until the end of the season.

Wednesday
The papers carry Fredi updates reporting that it is not yet known how long he will be out for, while the Mirror links Gary Doherty with a switch to Reading.

Tuesday
Snippets of speculation regarding Fredi's injury and the Sun, Mirror and Express lift quotes from a David Pleat interview with the Sunday Times from the weekend.

Monday
All match reports from Sunday's win at Leicester City and reports of Fredi Kanoute's ankle injury from late in the game.