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Spurs chairman bids fond farewell to White Hart Lane

15 May 2017

"To finish second I think is a fantastic achievement for the club, but it is true we are disappointed when you are close and fighting to win the Premier League.

Because if I have [injured players] Ashley Young, Luke Shaw, Marcos Rojo, [Zlatan] Ibrahimovic, Tim Fosu-Mensah, if I have these guys [available], I can rotate, I can go for every match", Mourinho told a postmatch news conference. He is the only Spurs player with more than two key passes per 90 minutes, of players with at least 1000 minutes played, according to WhoScored.com.

After the game, a closing ceremony displayed a video of the story of White Hart Lane and 48 club legends were paraded on the pitch under a rainbow and confetti as the club said an emotional goodbye to their home. "But if we can be as focused and fluent as today then it will be hard (for Middlesbrough)".

"I was as amazed as everyone else when Spurs signed Ardiles and Ricky Villa, and I'll never forget the ticker-tape welcome they were given at White Hart Lane".

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Pochettino knows how it feels to leave a long-established ground as he was playing for Espanyol when they moved away from Sarria Stadium, their home for 74 years, in 1997. So, not only do the Spurs have to say good-bye to their Premier League title dreams, they have to bid farewell to their beloved ground. We, Manchester United, for us it's more important to win titles than to finish top four.

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"Today we all realise at the club that we can build something special in a different way to other clubs".

Tottenham's new 61,000-seater stadium next door to the current White Hart Lane is due to open its doors in August next year, following one season playing at Wembley.

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Facing them were Inter, who had former Gooner Liam Brady in their line up, but Spurs won 2-1 thanks to goals from Allen and Mark Falco. It was hard from Monday to Wednesday at training and it was hard to be happy but then we have only been focused on Manchester United.

United captain Rooney agreed with Mourinho in that Tottenham had more motivation going into the game.

A five-match unbeaten run had lifted West Ham to 12th in the table, but it was unable to replicate the intensity it showed when beating Tottenham in its previous game. In that moment, for us as players, I remember always it was about trying to give 200 per cent, not only 100 per cent, because in that moment you feel the club needs you.

Their Champions League hopes went up in smoke last season after they lost 3-2 to West Ham United in the final game at Upton Park. "Tottenham played well but we could have done better".

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