Spurs started the month with a trip to Leicester City on the 5th. The home side had a convincing victory in their first play-off game and continued that form against a young Spurs side taking a two goal lead in the first half conter-attacking from Spurs early pressure. Spurs pulled a goal back when Roles scored following up when Maghoma's effort was saved from Bennetts' corner. The foxes got a third before the end to remain top of the group.
Team(4-2-3-1) – Whiteman, Muscatt(Mukena 65), Maghoma, Tanganga,Tsaroulla, Marsh, Roles, Tracey(Oteh 65), Kirby, Bennetts, Sterling(Oakley-Boothe 46).
Unused sub – Austin, Brown
Scorers – Roles 55.
Spurs second game of the month was the long trip to Sunderland on the 12th. This again saw Spurs on the front foot taking the game to the hosts and having most of the possession. With Spurs pushing more and more forward they got caught by a quick break that lead to go behind in the second half. Another break saw a good one two for their second and they finished with a penalty awarded following another counter attack.
Team(4-2-3-1) – McDermott, Muscatt, Mukena, Tanganga, Brown, Owens, Roles, Bennetts(Tracey 58), Duncan(Marsh 71), Oteh(Tsaroulla 58), Sterling.
Booked – Muscatt 66.
The last game of the month was a home game against Wolverhampton Wanderers on the 19th. The game turned out to be a goal fest as Spurs won 7-3. Wolves opened the scoring from a corner before Spurs hit three in ten minutes. Roles put away the first from Oakley-Boothe pull back. Oakley-Boothe scored the second from a tight angle getting to the near post and Loft netted the third from Oakley-Boothe's cross. The second half started with Loft getting his second from a Tracey cross and then two subs combined for the fifth as Duncan got down the right so give Oteh the chance. Muscatt scored the sixth with a centre that beat the keeper. Wolves hit back with two goals before Duncan wrapped up the scoring from a ball in by Muscatt.
Team(4-2-3-1) – Whiteman, Muscatt, Eyoma, Mukena, Tsaroulla, Marsh, Stylianides(Duncan 61), Tracey, Roles, Oakley-Boothe(Bennetts 61), Loft(Oteh 61).
Unused Subs – Austin.
Scorers – Roles 15, Oakley-Boothe 18, Loft 26, 52, Oteh 65, Muscatt 74, Duncan 89.
Spurs ended the month in fourth place in Group 2.
Over Easter Spurs sent an U-19 squad to Dusseldorf for the U-19 International Trophy. They were in Group B with Fortuna Dusseldorf, Borussia Monchengladbach,
PSV and a Japan Highschool Selection. They came second in the group beating the two german sides, drawing with PSV and losing to the Japanese. They lost to Red Bull Salzburg in the semifinal and had to play the japanese again. The Japan side were the best footballing side in the tournament and beat Spurs for the second time to leave them as fourth place finishers.
Squad – Glover, Muscatt, Mukena, Maghoma, Dinzeyi, Walkes, Tsaroulla, Duncan, Marsh, Roles, Goddard, Stylianides, McDermott, Loft, Oteh, Sterling, Bennetts, Georgiou, Tracey.
The first game of the month was a trip to play Reading at Adams Park on the 3rd. It was a tight affair in the first half with early pressure from the hosts before Spurs got back into it but they conceded just before the break. Spurs were better after the break and after Bentaleb hit a post they were level when Pritchard played in Miller to score. The game opened out with both teams looking for a winner but the points were shared.
Team(4-1-2-3) – McDermott, Walker-Peters, Lesniak,Walkes, Amos, Bentaleb(Stylianides 63), Pritchard(Maghoma 78), Goddard(Edwards 63), Sonupe, Miller, Georgiou.
Unused Sub – Whiteman, Owens.
Scorer – Miller 71.
The second game saw Spurs entertain Norwich City at White Hart Lane on the 11th. The visitors overpowered Spurs who did not play well for most of the game. Had an early chance but went two goals down in the first half. Penty of bookings in the second half including two inside a minute for Walker-Peters leaving Spurs with 10 men for last ten minutes. Spurs did pull a goal back when Edwards cross was finally put in by Miller.
Team(4-2-3-1) – McDermott, Walker-Peters, Walkes, Maghoma(Edwards 46), Stylianides(Goddard 78), Lesniak, Amos, Sonupe, Pritchard(Loft 55), Georgiou, Miller.
Unused Sub - Whiteman.
Scorer – Miller 88.
Booked - Lesniak 35, Amos 54, Walker-Peters 80, 80(Red), Sonupe 88.
The third game was away to Leicester on the 18th. This saw Spurs win for the first time in four months to stop the slide down the table. They did it in style winning 3-0 at the King Power to complete the double over the foxes. Harrison turned Sonupe's drive passed the keeper for the first and got the second converting at the near post from a cross by Georgiou. Georgiou also provided the assist for a great strike by Goddard for the third. Spurs were in control of the game from the start and could have scored more with Glover only tested from dead ball situations. Injuries to Benataleb and Walker-Peters the only concern.
Team(4-2-3-1) – Glover, Walker-Peters, Amos, Walkes, Georgiou, Lesniak, Bentaleb(Pritchard 16), Sonupe(Owens 82), Miller(Goddard 71), Sterling, Harrison.
Unsued Sub – Austin.
Scorers – Harrison 13, 52, Goddard 90+2.
Booked – Sonupe 14.
Spurs finished the month in seventh place.
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