hotspur hotspur

Definition(s):

  1. (n) English soldier killed in a rebellion against Henry IV (1364-1403)
  2. (n) a rash or impetuous person

Synonym(s)

Usage(s):

  • His extraordinary behavior, manifested in a supreme disregard for social etiquette, won for him the sobriquet of "the hotspur of Europe," and the conviction that he was mad.

News

  1. Tottenham Hotspur Transfer Tracker: Week of June 17 News and Rumours

    Despite weeks of speculation relating to a whole host of targets, Tottenham Hotspur have thus far been very quiet in the transfer market. The only real news was the annual announcement of the release of those players out of contract—this summer including William Gallas and David Bentley. Gareth Bale's future continues to grab the headlines, only now he is also being joined by his manager too ...
    on June 17, 2013     Source: Bleacher Report

  2. Tottenham Hotspur: How Spurs Went from Mido to Rumors of Villa and Gomez

    Former Egypt and Tottenham Hotspur striker Mido 's announcement of his retirement, unsurprisingly, was not headline news in Premier League circles. Last seen departing early from an unsuccessful stint at Championship club Barnsley , the former Spurs man's English sojourn had also taken in spells at Middlesbrough , Wigan Athletic and West Ham United . These were among the latter stops in an ...
    on June 16, 2013     Source: Bleacher Report

  3. Tottenham Hotspur: How Villas-Boas Might Start Preparing for Life Without Bale

    Tottenham Hotspur supporters are still waiting on official confirmation of Gareth Bale 's intentions for next season. The latest speculation, in Thursday's Daily Mail , has Paris Saint-Germain, as well as Real Madrid , interested in the Welshman's signature. For all we know, his manager Andre Villas-Boas could already know his player will still be at White Hart Lane come August. If Tottenham ...
    on June 13, 2013     Source: Bleacher Report

Quotes

  1. "I can understand the position of the club in light of the results," Jol said. "Tottenham Hotspur is a special club and I want to thank the terrific staff and players. For me the fans were always amazing with their support so I would also...
    on Oct 25, 2007 By: Martin Jol Source: International Herald Tribune

  2. "I have made it clear that I will not be signing a new contract with Sevilla and at 29 I now need to join a club where I can start challenging for the highest honours," Fabiano told the Daily Star Sunday. "I have heard Tottenham Hotspur made...
    on Jun 28, 2010 By: Luis Fabiano Source: FansFC.com

  3. Ramos said: "I greatly appreciate the opportunity to work as head coach at Tottenham Hotspur, a club with a great tradition and history. Ever since I started my coaching career, I have wanted to work in England. It is my sincere hope that I can...
    on Oct 27, 2007 By: Juande Ramos Source: Teamtalk.com

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