Tottenham Hotspur Football Club, commonly referred to as Tottenham or Spurs, is a professional football club in Tottenham, London, England. The club competes in the Premier League, the top tier of English football. Tottenham was formed in 1882 as Hotspur F.C. and played its early matches at Northumberland Park before moving to White Hart Lane in 1899, where it remained until 2017. The team has a fierce rivalry with North London clubs Arsenal and Chelsea.
Spurs has won a number of domestic and European honours throughout its history, including two First Division titles, eight FA Cups, and four League Cups. The club’s most successful period was in the 1960s, when they won the First Division and the FA Cup under the management of Bill Nicholson. The team also reached the final of the European Cup in 1962, but lost to Benfica.
In recent years, Tottenham has established itself as a regular contender for the Premier League title under the management of Mauricio Pochettino. The team reached the final of the Champions League in 2019, but lost to Liverpool. However, the team’s performances have been inconsistent under Pochettino’s successor, José Mourinho, and they are currently struggling to qualify for European competitions.
spurs’ current home ground is the Tottenham Hotspur Stadium, which opened in April 2019. The stadium has a capacity of 62,062, making it the largest club stadium in London. The team’s training ground is located at Hotspur Way in Enfield.
Spurs has a large fan base both in the UK and around the world. The club’s official supporters club is the Tottenham Hotspur Supporters’ Trust, which works to improve the relationship between the club and its supporters.