Like how Haringey Council declined to sell Spurs land on which to build a new stadium. A spokesman said: "We're happy to allow a funfair there once a year but we draw the line at a circus once a week." However, our man couldn't help but marvel at the prophetic Barclays ad in Sunday's match programme.
A glum-looking Ramos is heading a queue of famous managers at a cashpoint. Two places behind him is his successor, Harry Redknapp, looking for all the world like he's ordering Ramos to vamos.