Former midfielder Ryan Mason officially joins Tottenham as coach

first_img getty Lampard appears to aim dig at Mourinho for handling of Salah and De Bruyne at Chelsea 1 latest REVEALED JIBE LATEST FOOTBALL NEWS deals Man United transfer news live: Haaland ‘wants a change’, two players off in January Tottenham issue immediate ban to supporter who threw cup at Kepa Liverpool update ‘Champions Wall’ after ending 2019 as European and world champions Darren Gough discusses if Tanguy Ndombele will be a game changer for Tottenham Though he attempted to recover enough to be in a position to return to professional football with Hull, Mason made the decision to retire last February due to the risks associated with his injury.The 28-year-old worked alongside Spurs’ academy coaching staff following his retirement whilst he was doing his coaching badges, and he was today confirmed to be part of a new-look set up which also includes ex-Portsmouth and West Ham star Matt Taylor, and Watford legend coach Nigel Gibbs. punished Mason retired over a year after suffering his horrifying injury in a match against Chelsea The biggest market value losers in 2019, including Bale and ex-Liverpool star LATEST Liverpool news live: Klopp reveals when Minamino will play and issues injury update Ryan Mason has officially joined former side Tottenham in a coaching capacity, the Premier League club have confirmed.Mason, who came through Spurs’ academy before joining Hull in 2016, was forced to retire last year aged 26 due to the serious head injury he suffered in February 2017.The former midfielder was hospitalised for over a week and left with 14 metal plates in his head after fracturing his skull in an accidental clash of heads with Chelsea defender Gary Cahill. Arsenal transfer news LIVE: Ndidi bid, targets named, Ozil is ‘skiving little git’ Speaking to talkSPORT last year, Mason admitted his intention was to remain with Tottenham in a coaching capacity.“I’m keen to stay football one way or another, it would be a shame to walk away from the game,” he said.“I spent 18 or 19 years at Tottenham and it’s no secret that’s my club. Solskjaer gives Pogba fitness update and calls him world’s best all-round midfielder boost Video Player is loading.Play VideoPlayMuteCurrent Time 0:00/Duration 2:17Loaded: 7.21%Stream Type LIVESeek to live, currently playing liveLIVERemaining Time -2:17 Playback Rate1xChaptersChaptersDescriptionsdescriptions off, selectedCaptionscaptions settings, opens captions settings dialogcaptions off, selectedAudio Tracken (Main), selectedFullscreenThis is a modal window.Beginning of dialog window. Escape will cancel and close the window.TextColorWhiteBlackRedGreenBlueYellowMagentaCyanTransparencyOpaqueSemi-TransparentBackgroundColorBlackWhiteRedGreenBlueYellowMagentaCyanTransparencyOpaqueSemi-TransparentTransparentWindowColorBlackWhiteRedGreenBlueYellowMagentaCyanTransparencyTransparentSemi-TransparentOpaqueFont Size50%75%100%125%150%175%200%300%400%Text Edge StyleNoneRaisedDepressedUniformDropshadowFont FamilyProportional Sans-SerifMonospace Sans-SerifProportional SerifMonospace SerifCasualScriptSmall CapsReset restore all settings to the default valuesDoneClose Modal DialogEnd of dialog window.Close Modal DialogThis is a modal window. This modal can be closed by pressing the Escape key or activating the close button.PlayMuteCurrent Time 0:00/Duration 0:00Loaded: 0%Stream Type LIVESeek to live, currently playing liveLIVERemaining Time -0:00 Playback Rate1xFullscreen TROPHY 👤 U18s Coach: @Official_MattT 👤 Academy Coach: @RyanMason Full details on the new appointments to our Academy coaching team. #THFC ⚪️ #COYS— Tottenham Hotspur (@SpursOfficial) July 8, 2019“I’m a Tottenham man, I’ve come through the club and it’s in my DNA.“I’ve learned a lot from them and I think if I was to go down the coaching route my philosophy and way of teaching would be the Tottenham way.“I’m sure at some point, I don’t know when yet, I would like to get into coaching and help young kids make that step from academy into first-team football.”last_img read more

Gujarat eyes developing vibrant water sports tourism

first_imgPanaji, Dec 30 (PTI) The Gujarat Tourism today said it wants to have an attractive water sports activities in the state for the tourists, on the lines of those offered in Goa.”We have already began dialogue with Goa-based National Institute of Oceanography (NIO) and National Water Sports Institute (NWSI) to help Gujarat develop water sports tourism,” Commissioner of Gujarat Tourism, N Srivastava, told reporters here today.Gujarat attracts around 3.3 crore tourists annually who mostly visit traditional attractions like temples.Srivastava said the state needs to work on its water sports tourism potential to increase the footfall and aims to have the water sports activity on a larger scale compared to Goa.Gujarat Tourism officials led by state Tourism Corporation chairman Kamlesh Patel were in Goa to hold discussion with stakeholders.The state is also working on possibility of tying up with Goa, Srivastava said, adding, of the total 3.3 crore tourists visiting Gujarat, nearly six to seven per cent are foreigners. PTI MCS ARS KND PTPlast_img read more