Gallery: Crystal Palace 0-1 Tottenham Hotspur

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Dom Le Roy


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Tottenham Hotspur's Argentinian defender Juan Foyth celebrates with teammates after scoring the opening goal of the English Premier League football match between Crystal Palace and Tottenham Hotspur at Selhurst Park in south London on November 10, 2018. (Photo by Ian KINGTON / AFP) / RESTRICTED TO EDITORIAL USE. No use with unauthorized audio, video, data, fixture lists, club/league logos or 'live' services. Online in-match use limited to 120 images. An additional 40 images may be used in extra time. No video emulation. Social media in-match use limited to 120 images. An additional 40 images may be used in extra time. No use in betting publications, games or single club/league/player publications. / (Photo credit should read IAN KINGTON/AFP/Getty Images)

Tottenham Hotspur managed to grind out a tough 1-0 win at Crystal Palace on a wet evening at Selhurst Park.

The victory caps off a tiring spell for Spurs who have played seven games in twenty-two days.

Juan Foyth was the unexpected match winner when the Argentine reacted quickest to nod a loose ball over the line after Palace failed to clear a Tottenham corner.

After a tough match at Wolves last weekend, Foyth put in a commanding display against the Eagles to show what faith Pochettino has in his young defender.

Palace certainly had their chances to equalise through former Spur Andros Townsend, but the best chance fell to substitute Alexander Sorloth who found a pocket of space in the area and unleashed a fierce shot from point-blank range, but it was straight at Lloris.

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