5 Classic North London Derbies

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This Sunday sees a renewal of one of the fiercest and most deeply felt rivalries in English football, as Tottenham head to the Emirates to take on North London rivals Arsenal. The two sides have been at each other’s throats ever since the Gunners made the move north of the river to Highbury back in 1913 and games between the sides are not ones for the faint hearted.

The red hot rivalry has sustained right up until the modern day and Sunday’s game looks set to deliver passion, entertainment and drama in spades. It has plenty to live up to however, if it is going to eclipse the following five examples of classic North London derbies from recent years.