West Ham got here again from three objectives down with beneath 10 minutes to go to rescue a degree in an astonishing comeback towards Tottenham.
Manuel Lanzini’s good long-range strike in harm time levelled the scores after Spurs had taken full management within the opening 16 minutes via two objectives from Harry Kane and one from Son Heung-min.
Fabian Balbuena’s header started West Ham’s fightback, with Davinson Sanchez’s personal purpose giving much more hope with 5 minutes to go.
Gareth Bale, on as an alternative in his first look since his return to Spurs from Actual Madrid, missed an amazing probability in stoppage time earlier than Lanzini lashed the ball in off goalkeeper Hugo Lloris’ fingertips to cap an unbelievable climax.
West Ham improved markedly within the second half, however when Kane hit the submit with 12 minutes to go there was no signal that the ultimate outcome can be something aside from one other win for Spurs.
The outcome sees Spurs stay in sixth place, whereas West Ham transfer up two locations into eighth.
Spurs go from chic to ridiculous
Spurs regarded irresistible within the opening levels, carrying on in the identical vein from their 6-1 thrashing of Manchester United at Previous Trafford.
Kane’s chic go from inside his personal half arrange Son’s opener after solely 45 seconds when the South Korean bent his shot round Balbuena and into the underside nook.
Son then assisted Kane for the second after simply eight minutes, the Spurs skipper’s wonderful shut management being adopted up by a shot lashed previous Lukasz Fabianski.
And when Kane then nodded in from a properly floated cross by Sergio Reguilon, the hosts regarded set to maneuver up into second place forward of the Sunday evening Leicester v Aston Villa match.
The spectacular Kane was even closely concerned on the different finish, making a superb block to disclaim Vladimir Coufal’s shot simply earlier than half-time.
However Spurs regarded to ease off within the second half, and the introduction of Bale with 18 minutes left ought to have injected some much-needed urgency.
Nonetheless the Spurs defence, barely examined earlier than the break, creaked after which collapsed when it lastly got here beneath stress on the crunch.
Hammers dig deep
Confronted by a frightening scoreline earlier than 1 / 4 of the sport had gone, West Ham dug deep and did not collapse utterly as may need been anticipated after Spurs’ opening onslaught.
However when Pablo Fornals by some means headed over from two yards out with keeper Lloris not within the image, it appeared to recommend that David Moyes’ aspect would depart north London empty-handed.
However Moyes, again within the technical zone after a spell away with coronavirus, then noticed his aspect go onto the entrance foot even after the introduction of Bale advised that Spurs have been closing in for the kill.
Balbuena’s purpose jangled the hosts’ nerves, and when Sanchez diverted Coufal’s cross into his personal internet it was the away aspect who scented blood.
Lanzini’s good shot, his first purpose since Might 2019, gave West Ham a draw that sees them placing a poor begin to the season behind them with seven factors from their final three Premier League outings.
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- 28NdombeleSubstituted forWinksat 73′minutes
- 7Son Heung-MinSubstituted forLucas Mouraat 80′minutes
- 27Lucas Moura
- 45Alves Morais
- 21OgbonnaBooked at 72mins
- 26MasuakuBooked at 89minsSubstituted forSnodgrassat 90′minutes
- 28SoucekBooked at 77mins
- 18FornalsSubstituted forLanziniat 77′minutesBooked at 90mins
- 30AntonioBooked at 20minsSubstituted forYarmolenkoat 77′minutes
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Match ends, Tottenham Hotspur 3, West Ham United 3.
Second Half ends, Tottenham Hotspur 3, West Ham United 3.
Manuel Lanzini (West Ham United) is proven the yellow card for extreme celebration.
Purpose! Tottenham Hotspur 3, West Ham United 3. Manuel Lanzini (West Ham United) proper footed shot from outdoors the field to the underside proper nook following a set piece scenario.
Foul by Serge Aurier (Tottenham Hotspur).
Robert Snodgrass (West Ham United) wins a free kick on the left wing.
Try missed. Gareth Bale (Tottenham Hotspur) left footed shot from the centre of the field is shut, however misses to the appropriate. Assisted by Harry Kane following a quick break.
Foul by Harry Kane (Tottenham Hotspur).
Aaron Cresswell (West Ham United) wins a free kick within the defensive half.
Substitution, West Ham United. Robert Snodgrass replaces Arthur Masuaku.
Arthur Masuaku (West Ham United) is proven the yellow card for a foul foul.
Lucas Moura (Tottenham Hotspur) wins a free kick within the defensive half.
Foul by Arthur Masuaku (West Ham United).
Try blocked. Jarrod Bowen (West Ham United) left footed shot from the left aspect of the field is blocked. Assisted by Aaron Cresswell with a cross.
Foul by Serge Aurier (Tottenham Hotspur).
Manuel Lanzini (West Ham United) wins a free kick within the attacking half.
Nook, Tottenham Hotspur. Conceded by Arthur Masuaku.
Foul by Harry Winks (Tottenham Hotspur).
Manuel Lanzini (West Ham United) wins a free kick within the defensive half.
Personal Purpose by Davinson Sánchez, Tottenham Hotspur. Tottenham Hotspur 3, West Ham United 2.