Tottenham’s Champions League hopes suffer big blow with 1-0 defeat to Brighton
Spurs’ lead over Collection in the fight for 4th location in the Premier Organization stays 3 factors, however the Gunners currently have 2 video games in hand
Brighton stopped Tottenham’s fee in the direction of a location in following period’s Champions Organization as Leandro Trossard struck in the 90th min to protect a 1-0 win for the site visitors on Saturday.
Spurs’ lead over Collection in the fight for 4th location in the Premier Organization stays 3 factors, however the Gunners currently have 2 video games in hand.
Antonio Conte’s males had actually won 4 successive video games, beginning with a 2-0 win at Brighton last month, to turn-around the Italian’s rollercoaster very first period accountable.
Nonetheless, the respected Harry Kane as well as Kid Heung-min were maintained extremely peaceful as the residence side had a hard time to produce any kind of well-defined opportunities.
Brighton did Tottenham a large favour by finishing a seven-game winless run last weekend break at Collection.
With self-confidence recovered, the Seagulls looked extra like their old selves under Graham Potter as they regulated the video game as well as finished a north London dual many thanks to Trossard’s made up surface in the last min.
Kane’s most substantial payment came inside his very own six-yard box as he obstructed Joel Veltman’s initiative with the most effective possibility of a first-half just perked up by questionable refereeing phone calls.
Both sides were fortunate to still have 11 males on the area by the break as Tottenham’s Dejan Kulusevski left with simply a yellow card for a turning arm joint on Marc Cucurella.
Cucurella after that retaliated with a stamp on Kulusevski’s ankle joint, while Enock Mwepu two times stayed clear of a possible 2nd yellow card.
Tottenham just partially enhanced in the 2nd duration as Trossard obstructed Kid’s initiative from close quarters prior to Rodrigo Bentancur blinked a follow-up shot large.
Brighton remained to posture the higher danger with Hugo Lloris checked by a header from Lewis Dunk.
Trossard generated the minute of high quality the video game required for 90 mins when he offered Eric Dier a dummy to produce the room for a pushed surface past Lloris.
Spurs’ finest possibility of the suit came simply secs later on when Kane snapped a header right into the course of Steven Bergwijn, however the Dutchman messed up well large to summarize their day.