Matt Burns

Founder of the Boy Hotspur, now branching out onto Substack, plus weekly columns for household names such as Caughtoffside and the BBC.

Excited by Malinovskyi? Don’t do it to yourself
Atalanta’s Ruslan Malinovskyi could well be on his way to Spurs, or at least, that’s a narrative that a number of outlets...
Weston McKennie: Precisely the sort of player Tottenham do not need
One recurring issue with Spurs transfer rumours is the desperate desire to package players as fabulous, show-stopping and generally, box-office sensations have...
The Only World Cup Weekly Watch That’s Worth Watching
The Qatar World Cup was guaranteed to be a fiasco from the very off . Early signs suggest that’s absolutely the case. I...
Marcus Edwards’ back to Spurs is a no brainer – opinion
Marcus Edwards’ story desperately needs context, I say this because the feedback received when he was on loan at Norwich City was...
Last night exposed the true size of Antonio Conte’s task at Tottenham – opinion
Antoni Conte has been maligned by the usual noisy minority, but if the Italian’s tactics aren’t producing attractive football, they are delivering...
Levy Plotting Multimillion Pound Investment
Our loss against Newcastle will have left many in the fanbase confused. Much of the Tottenham press coverage is routinely upbeat, and...