Emmanuel Adebayor and Tim Sherwood saluting one another was a terrific image from Tottenham's 5-1 mauling of Sunderland in the Premier League on Monday night, but the Daily Mail appears to have Photoshopped Spurs coach Chris Ramsey, who was also pictured, out of their back-page shot.
The Daily Express and the Daily Mail have similar back pages, but as Express journalist Mick Dennis points out, there's one notable difference between the two:
Daily Mail gets rid of Chris Ramsey! pic.twitter.com/rInpo8avvr— Mick Dennis (@MickDennisReal) April 8, 2014
Rumours that Sherwood will be removed at the end of the season for a new head coach were rife all day in the run-up to the game, with Sherwood himself saying, as per the Guardian, via Sky Sports News:
I can't say much right now. What I can say is tonight [Monday] is business as usual. I'm setting this team up to win a football match for the benefit of the club and the 35,000 Spurs fans who will come and watch. I'll speak at a later stage.
As such, the picture of Sherwood and Adebayor, whose form has returned during his tenure, was a resonant one.
But Ramsey? He's just getting in the way...
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