Tottenham Hotspur 2-0 West Bromwich Albion: Harry Kane scores on return

Tottenham Hotspur 2-0 West Bromwich Albion: Harry Kane scores on return

Harry Kane.
Harry Kane and Son Heung-min have featured on a Premier League scoresheet collectively this season on six events

Harry Kane made a surprisingly speedy return from harm to resolve Tottenham’s scoring struggles and pile extra distress on West Bromwich Albion.

Spurs boss Jose Mourinho had steered the England captain’s ankle points would sideline him till subsequent week however Kane got here again forward of schedule to assist finish Tottenham’s three-game dropping streak within the Premier League.

Tottenham had failed to attain in each matches Kane had missed however he took Pierre-Emile Hojbjerg’s by means of ball into his stride to fit residence and break cussed Albion’s rearguard resistance early within the second half.

It was Kane’s thirteenth Premier League objective of the season, taking him forward of strike associate Son Heung-min for all of 4 minutes till the South Korea striker sealed Spurs’ victory with an emphatic end from Lucas Moura’s move.

Victory moved Spurs up two locations to seventh, 4 factors off the Champions League locations, though that place and hole may change afterward Sunday with Chelsea and Liverpool in motion.

West Brom stay nineteenth and 11 factors behind Seventeenth-placed Burnley regardless of an improved defensive show.

Current mortgage signing Mbaye Diagne was unfortunate to not register his first Baggies objective on three events. The Senegal striker’s first-half header compelled a wonderful save from Spurs skipper Hugo Lloris and he additionally noticed two second-half finishes dominated out for offside.

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Participant of the match

HøjbjergPierre-Emile Højbjerg

West Bromwich Albion

  1. Squad quantity30Participant titleMaitland-Niles

  2. Squad quantity1Participant titleJohnstone

  3. Squad quantity12Participant titleMatheus Pereira

  4. Squad quantity18Participant titleGallagher

  5. Squad quantity5Participant titleBartley

  6. Squad quantity17Participant titleDiagne

  7. Squad quantity23Participant titleSnodgrass

  8. Squad quantity14Participant titleTownsend

  9. Squad quantity6Participant titleAjayi

  10. Squad quantity35Participant titleYokuslu

  11. Squad quantity22Participant titlePeltier

  12. Squad quantity29Participant titleGrant

  13. Squad quantity10Participant titlePhillips

  14. Squad quantity19Participant titleSawyers



Formation 4-2-3-1

  • 1Lloris
  • 24AurierSubstituted forDohertyat 68′minutes
  • 6D Sánchez
  • 4Alderweireld
  • 33Davies
  • 28Ndombele
  • 5Højbjerg
  • 11LamelaBooked at 64minsSubstituted forBergwijnat 74′minutes
  • 27Lucas Moura
  • 7Son Heung-MinSubstituted forScarlettat 90+3′minutes
  • 10Kane


  • 2Doherty
  • 9Bale
  • 12Hart
  • 14Rodon
  • 15Dier
  • 17Sissoko
  • 23Bergwijn
  • 45Alves Morais
  • 53Scarlett

West Brom

Formation 4-1-4-1

  • 1Johnstone
  • 22Peltier
  • 6Ajayi
  • 5Bartley
  • 14Townsend
  • 19SawyersSubstituted forYokusluat 78′minutes
  • 23SnodgrassBooked at 77minsSubstituted forCosta Pereiraat 80′minutes
  • 30Maitland-Niles
  • 18GallagherBooked at 90mins
  • 29GrantSubstituted forPhillipsat 69′minutes
  • 17Diagne


  • 2Furlong
  • 4Robson-Kanu
  • 7Robinson
  • 8Livermore
  • 10Phillips
  • 12Costa Pereira
  • 25Button
  • 27O’Shea
  • 35Yokuslu

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