because that's a word some people called Jews and lots of Jews used to live round there
Tottenham's Yid Army
'Yid' (A racist word used for Jews) is often a term to describe Tottenham and Ajax fans.
Definitely a matter of opinion but since I'm a yid i have to say that if tottenham aren't better, they're at least close to being on par
Tottenham HotspurYid Army :)
It is 'informal offensive'
The term "yid" comes from an abbreviation of "Yiddischer" which means a person of the typically Eastern European Jewish Shtetl culture. These types of Jews were typically impoverished, unskilled, and very lowly regarded. As a result, "Yid" became a curse word for Jews.
it means offensive name for a jew,a slur on their name.
The word is considered "informal, offensive".
Ledley King is the current captain of Tottenham Hotspur.Michael Dawson is the Vice-Captain.This information is correct as of 29th April, 2012.