Tottenham manager Harry Redknapp said he was "suicidal" after a third successive Barclays Premier League defeat left his side under increasing pressure from north London rivals Arsenal.

Spurs lost 1-0 at Everton thanks to Nikica Jelavic's first goal for the club midway through the first half. A couple of weeks ago Redknapp's side were being hailed as title contenders but after defeats to Manchester United, Arsenal and now Everton their third place is under threat from the Gunners, who play on Monday.

Redknapp said: "I'm suicidal really. We've lost away to Arsenal, away to Everton and at home to Manchester United and they're always going to be tough games."

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