Annoyingly for the Tottenham Hotspur fans propping up the bar in the Transfer Tavern, losing ground in the title race at such a late stage isn’t the only disappointment with which they must contend.
After such an impressive couple of campaigns in north London, Spurs’ prized assets have become the talk of the town, with Europe’s powerhouses seemingly circling White Hart Lane.
Indeed, England international Eric Dier has recently been touted as a potential target for Manchester United, who have previous in taking Spurs’ best players.
Dimitar Berbatov infamously moved to the Theatre of Dreams back in the summer of 2008, though reports from the Daily Mail have given our north London locals reason to cheer.
They claim top brass on Hotspur Way are confident they can hold off any genuine interest United show in Dier, who only penned a new deal at the club last year.
As you can imagine, this news has gone down very well indeed amongst our punters.