Tottenham Hotspur Football Club is an English football club based in North London. The club, which was founded in 1882, competes in the English Premier League. Tottenham is also fondly referred to as ‘Spurs’. The club's motto is Audere est Facere which means "To Dare Is to Do".
In 1901, Spurs won the FA Cup for the first time. In the process, they became the only non-League club to do so since the formation of the Football League. In the 1960-61 season, they had another record to their name when they became the first club to achieve the League and FA Cup Double in the same term. Additionally, Spurs’ triumph in the UEFA Cup in 1972 made them the first British club to win two different major European trophies. Till date, Spurs have won two league titles, eight FA Cups, four League Cups, seven FA Community Shields, one European Cup Winners' Cup and two UEFA Cups.
Some of its prolific past players include Michael Dawson, Ledley King, Robbie Keane, Luka Modric and Gareth Bale. Spurs’ current superstars include Harry Kane, Dele Alli, Hugo Lloris, Cristian Eriksen and Jan Vertonghen. Tottenham has been managed by Mauricio Pochettino since the summer of 2014.