Tottenham make the journey right down to the south coast to tackle a Southampton facet rooted to the underside of the Premier League. Antonio Conte’s facet noticed fifth-placed Newcastle reduce the hole to them in fourth to only a level on Friday night time and are below strain at St Mary’s Stadium to make sure they head into the worldwide break within the driving seat.
Spurs final trip loved a routine win in opposition to Nottingham Forest to spherical off a tough week for the membership on a barely constructive be aware. With now just one recreation every week to deal with, following the membership’s Champions League exit, the hope is that Conte’s expertise will get them over the road for the second season operating.
Saints, in the meantime, misplaced to Brentford on Wednesday however have taken factors off each Chelsea and Manchester United below supervisor Ruben Selles’ watch. Combating for his or her lives, Southampton will show difficult for Spurs. Observe all of the motion LIVE with Customary Sport’s devoted match weblog! Dan Kilpatrick will probably be offering professional evaluation from the bottom.
83min: Sarr and Royal being readied for Spurs’ last modifications.
81min: Walcott goes down briefly however seems to be OK to proceed.
Shortly after, Kulusevski is grimacing in ache.
79min: Nearly a 3rd for Southampton as Mara wriggles previous Hojbjerg and Skipp to fireplace at aim, however Forster makes a great save.
77min: Maintain on, recreation again on?
Walcott with a tap-in after Spurs fail to clear a cross.
74min: That ought to be that!
Perisic fires residence from the sting of the world for his first Spurs aim, volleying the ball into the bottom.
70min: Triple substitution for Southampton. Elyounoussi, Stuart Armstrong and Adams are off, Alcarez, Kamaldeen and Mara are on.
Kane aim: That is Kane’s twelfth aim in 14 video games in opposition to Southampton. Unimaginable report.
It is also his ninth headed aim of the league season, which matches the report held by Duncan Ferguson.
65min: That’s higher from Kane!
Climbs highest to move residence a superb Kulusevski cross in the direction of the again put up.
63min: It’s all very scrappy. A lot of errors, misplaced passes and powerful tackles.
60min: Spurs break over the midway line and it’s 4 vs three of their favour… Kane travels and travels and travels with the ball, earlier than ignoring his team-mates and blaxing over the bar.
An actual waste, that.