What they said, what we did

"Sh*t club and sh*t deluded fans"

Go on then, I'll bite just for you.


"You'll never quality for Europe"

Qualify for Europe.

"You'll never break into the top four"

Break into the top four.

"You'll never get past the qualifying round of the CL"

Get past qualifying round.

"You'll never get out of the group stage of the CL"

Finish top of group, reach Q-F's.

"You'll fall apart again and drop back to mid-table where you belong"

Finished top four a second time, retained consistency with competitiveness at top tier of the Prem.

"We're coming to get ya Tottenham"

Not quite.