Tottenham Hotspur comfortably defeated Everton Four-Zero at Wembley on Saturday night as Harry Kane grew to become the membership’s all time Premier League prime scorer, overtaking Teddy Sheringham.
Objectives from Son Heung-min and Christian Eriksen both aspect of Kane’s brace meant Spurs at the moment are stage on factors with Liverpool in fourth place regardless of their poor run of type earlier within the season.
Mousa Dembele returned for Spurs, while Everton’s £27m signing Cenk Tosun began up entrance because the Toffees acquired their first likelihood to take a look at the person who they hope can exchange Romelu Lukaku.
The opening exchanges consisted of each side passing the ball sideways with no actual intent to create probabilities, and the probabilities that got here later have been all a technique as Hugo Lloris wasn’t compelled to make a save all sport.
Kane will take all of the plaudits as common however Son ran this sport for Spurs
— Khalid (@WorldOfK_) January 13, 2018
Wayne Rooney had the ball at the back of the online seven minutes later nevertheless it was dominated out for offside. Tosun headed the ball to the again submit the place Rooney had peeled off only a tad too early
Spurs opened the scoring within the 26th minute when Eriksen’s lovely cross-field move to Serge Aurier break up the Everton defence in half. The Ivory Coast worldwide was afforded far an excessive amount of time and house to select a low pushed cross for Son to faucet in and equal
Harry Kane luggage his 20th league objective of the season, reaching that landmark for the fourth successive season, and has now scored 10 targets in his final 7 appearances for Tottenham at Wembley #TOTEVE
— WhoScored.com (@WhoScored) January 13, 2018
Spurs got here steaming out of the blocks for the second-half although and doubled their lead two minutes later. Son did brilliantly down the left hand aspect and his low cross was flicked in by Kane.
They have been actually beginning to flip the screw and nearly had a 3rd 5 minutes later. Dele Alli and Son performed some great passes between one another to set the England worldwide one on one with Pi
And that was how the match completed. Everton lose their opening three matches of a calendar yr for the primary time since 1960 whereas Spurs proceed to march up the desk in an try to grab a Champions League place.
#THFC: Lloris (C), Aurier, Sanchez, Vertonghen, Davies, Dier, Dembele, Eriksen, Son, Dele, Kane. #COYS pic.twitter.com/fDnGnfVPqd
— Tottenham Hotspur (@SpursOfficial) January 13, 2018