TOTTENHAM legend Gary Mabbutt says finishing above Arsenal counts for nothing - unless Chelsea, Manchester United, Manchester City and Liverpool are below them too.
Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger has reiterated that rivals Tottenham face a "very difficult" transition when they move into their new stadium.
ARSENE WENGER believes Tottenham's progress will be setback two years after Arsenal's north London rivals called time on 118 years of history at White Hart Lane.
• Spurs prepare to face Arsenal in penultimate game at the Lane • Manager effusive about the White Hart Lane supporters Mauricio Pochettino described it as a “difficult job” for his Tottenham players and the understatement seems palpable. Their push for the Premier League title has run into Arsenal…
• Tottenham in line to finish above Arsenal for first time since 1995 • Laurent Koscielny’s knee injury could rule him out of north London derby Should Tottenham Hotspur beat Arsenal on Sunday they will, at last, finish above their rivals in the Premier League but for Arsène Wenger this will not…
• Wembley a temporary switch as Spurs build 61,000-seat ground • Tottenham will spend 2017-18 campaign at the national stadium Arsène Wenger has warned Tottenham Hotspur that they will find it very difficult to remain a competitive force in the Premier League while also adjusting to life at a new…
The decision means only two games remain at the original White Hart Lane starting with what promises to be an emotional north London derby against Arsenal on Sunday.
Tottenham confirm that they will play their home games at Wembley during the 2017-18 season.