Indian Wells: Venus Williams, Halep suffer shock semi-final losses
Conte was wrong - Pochettino says Chelsea spending key to title win
16 May 2017, 10:24 | Marlene Fleming
Pochettino points to Chelsea spending as key to title win
Mauricio Pochettino has been named Premier League Manager of the Month for April after guiding Tottenham to a 100 percent record in their six matches.
The news will come as little consolation for the Argentine, however, as May began with a damaging 1-0 defeat at West Ham that effectively ended Spurs' title challenge with Chelsea able to clinch the crown with victory at West Brom on Friday.
But Pochettino has rejected the notion, suggesting that Chelsea's significant spending in the transfer market has been critical to their success. I totally understand but I don't know if I agree with him that it's an advantage. You could say Arsene Wenger has that advantage and should be winning the league every season.
'It's hard when you sign for a club like Chelsea and you have the pressure to win and you spend the money that they spent on David Luiz, Marcos Alonso, [Michy] Batshuayi and [N'Golo] Kante.
"I think it was a struggle for him at the beginning but now he's happy because they have been successful". Why not win every season? It was not the best comment from him [Conte]'.
Bottas joins F1 Finnish stars with Russian GP win Hamilton, whose bid for a fourth title last season was wrecked by reliability issues, finished 36 seconds behind the victor . Raikkonen's radio transmissions have become a thing of F1 folklore and the Finn provided much hilarity again on Sunday.
WATCH: Costa & Luiz kidnap Conte!
Spurs will swap their White Hart Lane home for a new 61,000-capacity ground from the 2018-2019 campaign - but it could have repercussions in their attempt to keep pace at the top of the Premier League.
Pochettino said: "It means a lot for everyone here because for me it's an award, a trophy that deserves to be shared with everyone at the club".
Spurs will play an emotional last ever game at White Hart Lane when Manchester United visit this Sunday. They are excited to the future of the club.
Labour loses out as SNP and Tories snap up seats
She said: "We will speak up for the millions of Scots who have had enough of the uncertainty and division of the last few years". And the SNP have not had any difficulty increasing their vote in local by-elections during the last two years.
State Dept.: Assad using crematorium to hide atrocities
But they also said Russian Federation and Iran are aware of the facility, and accused them of complicity in Assad's war crimes. Satellite images provided by the State Department shows a prison complex that has been modified to host a crematorium.
Retail inflation decelerates to 2.99% as food prices plunge
Overall food inflation, or the rate of price increase, for April was at 0.61 per cent as against 1.93 per cent previously. As per the last data, IIP for the month of February fell by 1.2% on year-on-year basis, as against the estimate of 1.3%.
Hostage standoff ends in 1 death
Salters was booked into the Kane County Jail on March 11 and ordered held on $75,000 bail, according to jail records. Authorities say officers have fatally shot an armed jail inmate who had taken a worker hostage at an IL hospital.