Tottenham Hotspur squeeze past West Brom in 2-0 win at Tottenham Hotspur Stadium

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Technical card:
Tottenham Hotspur: Sam Johnstone, Lee Peltier, Kyle Bartley, Semi Ajayi, Conor Townsend, Robert Snodgrass, Conor Gallagher, Ainsley Maitland-Niles, Romaine Sawyers, Karlan Ahearne-Grant and Mbaye Diagne
West Bromwich Albion: Hugo Lloris, Serge Aurier, Toby Alderweireld, Davinson Sanchez, Ben Davies, Lucas Moura, Pierre Hojbjerg, Erik Lamela, Tanguy Ndombele, Heung Min Son and Harry Kane
Stadium: Tottenham Hotspur Stadium
Goals: Harry Kane (1-0, min. 54) and Heung Min Son (2-0, min. 58)

Spurs’ 2-0 win over West Brom on Sunday, was hard fought at Tottenham Hotspur Stadium. With each team arriving on the back of a league defeat, they were both keen to pick up points. Tottenham Hotspur were hoping to get something from this game after losing 1-0 to Chelsea in their previous fixture. West Bromwich Albion, on the other hand, were beaten 2-1 in the previous match against Sheffield United. As it stands, Tottenham Hotspur and West Bromwich Albion currently occupy 7th and 19th spots in the table, with 36 points and 12 points respectively after 23 matches.

After an uneventful first half, The second half started all good for Tottenham Hotspur, following a goal from Harry Kane in the 54th minute. Later, Tottenham Hotspur scored again and increased their lead thanks to a goal from Heung Min Son, 58 minutes in, which sealed the victory for Tottenham Hotspur.

Both coaches the full entitlement. For Spurs, Matt Doherty, Steven Bergwijn and Dane Scarlett came on for Serge Aurier, Erik Lamela and Heung Min Son, while West Brom brought on Matt Phillips, Okay Yokuslu and Matheus Pereira to replace Karlan Ahearne-Grant, Romaine Sawyers and Robert Snodgrass.

There were bookings for Erik Lamela from Spurs and Robert Snodgrass and Conor Gallagher for West Brom.

Tottenham Hotspur will play away against Manchester City, while West Bromwich Albion will face Manchester United at home.

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