This transfer window has seen Tottenham fans rubbing their hands together with glee so far. Always bi-polar and notoriously fickle, they all know it’s the hope that kills you. This window has seen a distinct change in attitudes, though. Tottenham’s transfer record has been broken not just once, but twice. First, the Brazilian midfielder Paulinho 

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Another Brazilian midfielder is heading east to ply his trade in the Premier League, and the tactical implications of Paulinho’s North London arrival could be indicative of a stark change in Andre Villas Boas’ Tottenham Hotspur tactics. Villas Boas’ time in England has seen him predominately switch between a 4-2-3-1 and a 4-3-3, the former 

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There was something surprising about Paulinho’s Monday night press conference in which he confirmed he was leaving Corinthians to join Spurs, in that the North London club were unrivalled in their bid to sign the Brazilian midfielder. There has been mentions of Real Madrid in media circles whilst the player himself admitted Inter Milan were 

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