AVB blasts White Hart Lane crowd, PSG could prompt a Spurs bid for Chelsea star

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Andre Villas-Boas has hit out at Tottenham fans for the atmosphere at White Hart Lane yesterday.

Spurs struggled to a 1-0 win against Hull City in a match where the normal, loud and intimidating nature of Tottenham’s home support appeared to go missing.

“We played in a very difficult atmosphere, very tense, very negative, and we looked like the away team, but we kept our cool. We had to dig deep and the stadium reflected this – without a lot of support until the goal,” said AVB.

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Tottenham remain linked with a potential winter move for Chelsea midfielder Juan Mata.

The Daily Telegraph has suggested Spurs will face competition from French giants to sign the Spaniard despite the fact Chelsea boss Jose Mourinho has shown no desire to sell him.

The Telegraph suggests that PSG will make the first move for Mata, which could prompt action from the other clubs interested in him.

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Tottenham are thought to be one of the sides interested in Anderlecht pair Dennis Praet and Youri Tielemans.

Spurs are up against Arsenal and Chelsea in the race for the teenagers who have attracted a lot of interests from top clubs in Europe.

Tottenham were one of the sides reported to have scouts at the Champions League match between Anderlecht and Paris Saint-Germain last week.

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