Newspaper article Tweed Daily News (Tweed Heads, Australia)

Spurs Dare to Dream of Title

Newspaper article Tweed Daily News (Tweed Heads, Australia)

Spurs Dare to Dream of Title

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PREMIER League leader Manchester City has to wait until Tuesday to play its next fixture, away to relegation candidate Wigan, and that may be a blessing for manager Roberto Mancini.

For a start, there is no guarantee reigning champion Manchester United and Tottenham Hotspur, both three points behind City, will have drawn level with Mancini's side by the time the Italian's men kick off.

And a weekend out of the spotlight will at least mean attention is focused on another team Co more than likely Tottenham.

Not since the late 1960s has City been crowned champion of England, but Tottenham's wait has been even longer yet. However, a midweek win over Everton has bolstered the self-belief of everyone at White Hart Lane that they can win the title for the first time since 1961.

Tottenham is relishing its upcoming clash with Manchester City but midfielder Rafael van der Vaart remains wary of Wolves.

C[pounds sterling]When we played Man City in August, they were too good, but in the last few games they have not been as consistent,C[yen] van der Vaart told the London Evening Standard. …

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