Our Tottenham Hotspur fans here in the Transfer Tavern are hoping to really kick on in the league for the next few months and grab that final Champions League spot for next season.

Mauricio Pochettino has turned Spurs into title contenders over the few years he’s been at the club, running teams close in several seasons but always seeming to come up short in the final stages of the season.

This season has been a failure compared to previous and Spurs must fight hard to claim one of the four places up for grabs. There seems to be a three-way fight for the fourth place with many of our regulars feeling that both Manchester clubs and Chelsea have got their spots all but secured.

However, if Spurs are to continue in the Champions League next year, our landlord feels that these two matches in February will define the final months of the season…