Kevin Wimmer Blog Posts

Davies or Wimmer?

Jan Vertonghen suffered an ankle injury when he twisted it stretching to try and keep the ball in play, how serious it is and how long he will be out is too early to say Pochettino told us after the game.“It looks bad for Jan. We need to wait to as...

Koln all but confirm Wimmer will not be leaving Spurs

TRANSFER TALKThe sporting director of FC Koln, Jörg Schmadtke has been on holiday in the Caribbean during the winter break clubs in Europe have and spoke to German magazine Kicker on his return.The conversation confirms there has been nothing offici...

Kevin Wimmer staying at Spurs

TRANSFER TALKWell, this does seem very strange timing, loaning Kevin Wimmer back to FC Koln for the remainder of the season. Multiple sources from Germany, including Kicker magazine suggest this is now a done deal basically and will be fina...

Wimmer likely to stay until the summer

TRANSFER TALKI think we all know Kevin Wimmer may be leaving Spurs in the summer, he simply doesn't play enough games and Cameron Carter-Vickers will have had a years experience training every day with the first team squad. He'll be a year older, a y...

Training, Njie, Chadli, Wimmer

TOTTENHAM TALKTottenham have begun pre-season training!Sheesh Restaurant Arsenal, it seems, have made an enquiry for Clinton Njie and Tottenham have said no they can't have him according to L'Equipe. How many more of our players do they want to...

Wimmer earn himself a new contract

Tottenham continue our policy of tying down players to longer contracts. While the media incorrectly try to tell us that we are offering this player or that player a new contract to ward off interest from this club or that club, Tottenham simply...

Wimmer and Alderweireld to start the season

I spoke previously about these major tournaments in the summer and hoped that with so many players involved, we had 11 at the European Championships as well as Lamela and Yedlin at the Copa America, that didn't pick up any injuries.Jan Vertonghen has...

Wimmer makes Austrian Euro 2016 squad

The coach of the Austrian national team, Marcel Koller , has announced the squad for the European Championship to be held from June 10 to July 10 in France and it contains three Premier League players including our very own Kevin Wimmer.The promising...

An important barrier crossed for Wimmer

Kevin Wimmer passed his test on Sunday against a top line attacker and a top Premier League team. He was bought from Germany with a reputation that had him among future stars.  He was expected to develop into a high-class centre-back, it's why w...

NO Cameron Carter-Vickers v Fiorentina

There seems to be a spate of articles about our centre-backs at the moment with the Bleacher Report asking if Kevin Wimmer is the right man to replace Jan Vertonghen and HITC, not a website I place much store by, suggesting Cameron Carter-V...

Spurs away fans are the best in the league

You have heard me talk plenty about supporting the club, supporting the head coach and supporting the chairman and that your support helps to create the right environment for success.  Last night's article (opens in a new tab)2 weeks before Bori...

Wimmer to get his Premier League chance

Kevin Wimmer has had to be patient and learn our system while sitting on the bench as back-up to Toby Alderweireld and Jan Vertonghen. I have seen suggestions more than once that Eric Dier should drop back into centre-back for the visit to Norwich Ci...

Alderweireld and Wimmer - into the unknown

I read a piece in The National about Toby Alderweireld and not getting his shorts dirty because he could read the game so well. That prompted immediate thoughts of Scotty parker who dived around left right and centre blocking anything that moved and...

Have we found another one?

A player with talent is a player with talent, a player with talent and mentality is a World Class player, a phrase so overused, there is even a big difference between international class and World Class.Finding players of the right type mentally is e...

Spurs adding height at the back

Tottenham have had defensive problems all year and centrally we have had good and bad periods.We have a policy of playing out from the back whenever possible, even in tight situations. That is how the Spanish are brought up to play and Mauricio Pocht...

How many centre-backs do Spurs want!

Presumably Tottenham will go into the new season with five centre-backs, that seems to be the new way. It used to be that you had to have four forwards but now most teams only play with one striker only three are needed in a squad.We have two experie...
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