The appointment of Mauricio Pochettino was supposed to be a break in Tottenham's boom-and-bust managerial cycle. From Martin Jol to Juande Ramos, Harry Redknapp and Andre Villas-Boas, many of Spurs' recent appointments to the top job...Show More Summary
Nacer Chadli's first season at Tottenham was largely one to forget. He struggled to fit in under Andre Villas-Boas, improving somewhat when Tim Sherwood took charge but was generally lumped in with the likes of Etienne Capoue and Roberto...Show More Summary
Erik Lamela continues to divide opinion at Tottenham. His first season produced little tangible output, and then-manager Andre Villas-Boas' inconsistent approach to his record signing didn't help matters. AVB, cautious as ever, initially brought Lamela into the team as a substitute. Show More Summary
Andre Villas-Boas and his Zenit St Petersburg players celebrate wining the Russian league title with a strange team photo.
A comedy video has been uploaded onto Instagram from Zenit St Petersburg’s title celebrations over the weekend. Zenit, managed by former Tottenham and Chelsea gaffer Andre Villas-Boas, secured their fourth Russian Premier League title last weekend. Show More Summary
Andre Villas-Boas has led Zenit St Petersburg to the Russian title - but his tactics are labelled "boring" & "nauseating".
Former Chelsea and Tottenham boss Andre Villas-Boas guides Zenit St Petersburg to the Russian Premier League title.
Danny Rose was among the most criticised players at Tottenham last season. Struggling for form under both Andre Villas-Boas and Tim Sherwood, he was often replaced by the out-of-position Jan Vertonghen at left-back. His successful loan...Show More Summary
Zenit St Petersburg took a big stride towards winning the Russian Premier League title on Sunday. Andre Villas-Boas’ side beat CSKA Moscow 2-1 at home thanks to two goals from Brazilian forward Hulk. The Zenit opener came just after the hour mark as Hulk slammed home a trademark left-footed strike that gave CSKA Moscow keeper […]
The draw for the quarter-finals of the Europa League was made in Nyon on Friday, with a number of intriguing ties pulled out of the proverbial hat. Holders Sevilla face a difficult contest against Andre Villas-Boas' Zenit Saint Petersburg,...Show More Summary
Tottenham winger Aaron Lennon has joined Everton on loan until the end of the season. Lennon used to be a star of the Spurs team under Harry Redknapp and his successor Andre Villas-Boas, but he has started just three Barclays … Continue reading ?
Tottenham Hotspur have made significant progress in their first season under new manager Mauricio Pochettino. After a rocky start they have become more entertaining than Andre Villas-Boas' team and have produced better results than when...Show More Summary
Cristiano Ronaldo has been showered with praise today by Zenit St. Petersburg manager Andre Villas-Boas. Villas-Boas defended his compatriot when he spoke to Laureus during the sports academy’s build-up to the World Sportsman of the Year award. He said that the way Ronaldo is portrayed in the media is unfair, that he’s not arrogant but […]
Under Andre Villas-Boas, Roberto Di Matteo and Rafa Benitez, the Chelsea career of John Terry looked to be reaching its conclusion. Found uncustomarily on the bench, the idea England's former captain would ever regain the form whichShow More Summary
Roberto Soldado 's career at Tottenham began well enough and there is reason to believe he can yet resurrect it. Goals in each of his first two Premier League matches seemed was all that could have been hoped for as Andre Villas-Boas'...Show More Summary
In a tell-all recount of his experiences in the Premier League, Andre Villas-Boas has opened up on his unsavoury time at Chelsea's helm, as well as criticised Tottenham Hotspur successor Tim Sherwood. The tactician—now at Zenit St. Petersburg—was in charge at Stamford Bridge for nine months before being shown the exit door. Show More Summary
As 2014 draws to a close, Tottenham fans have every reason for optimism. Twelve months ago Spurs were reeling from a 5-0 thrashing by Liverpool and the subsequent departure of Andre Villas-Boas. Now, with a League Cup semi-final andShow More Summary
Zenit manager Andre Villas-Boas has finally spoken out about his time at Tottenham, 12 months after leaving the club. His 12 month confidentiality agreement probably expired and he opened up about the awful transfer policy at the club. Andre Villas-Boas claims Daniel Levy broke promises regarding the ambitions of the club and also criticised Franco […]
Andre Villas-Boas has opened up about his time as a coach in England, revealing that he held talks with Liverpool about potentially becoming their manager. In an interview with Portuguese TV Channel TVI (per Tom Kundert of Portu_Goal)...Show More Summary
Tottenham Hotspur's appointment of Mauricio Pochettino this past off-season bore similarities to the hiring they made two years earlier. Andre Villas-Boas was another highly regarded young coach whose reputation had been established managing in Europe. Show More Summary