The three months that will decide Tottenham Hotspur’s 2018/19 season
The 2018/19 Premier League fixtures were announced on Thursday morning, and Tottenham Hotspur manager Mauricio Pochettino and Spurs fans would have been quick to scan through and see not only when they were facing arch-rivals Arsenal and their other London neighbours, but also when they have favourable and perhaps unfavourable runs on paper.
The Argentine boss will surely be targeting a title push next term after two seasons of being there or thereabouts were followed by a slightly disappointing campaign last time out in terms of competing for first position, and he will know that a strong start is imperative given how good the likes of Manchester City, Manchester United and Liverpool might well be, with the former running away with it last season.
With the squad they currently have – and with a few extra top-class additions – Spurs, who have been handed a huge boost in their bid to sign a £58.5m-rated attacker, certainly have the capabilities to push the Manchester duo all the way.
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A look at the fixture list quickly highlights when Pochettino’s men need to be on their game if they are to have a successful campaign and make a serious title bid.
Here are the three months that will decide Tottenham’s 2018/19 season…