PLAYER RATINGS: Spurs 3-0 Fiorentina

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Spurs Player Ratings

Hugo Lloris – 6 (out of 10)

Kieran Trippier – 6

Toby Alderweireld – 6

Kevin Wimmer – 6

Ben Davies – 7

Eric Dier – 7

Ryan Mason – 7

Erik Lamela – 7

Christian Eriksen – 7

Dele Alli – 7

Nacer Chadli – 6

SUBS

Josh Onomah – 6 (on for Lamela, 76)

Nabil Bentaleb – 6 (on for Dele Alli, 84)

Harry Winks – 6 (on for Ryan Mason, 87)

STAR PLAYER

Dele Alli continued his impressive season with another well-rounded performance. His crosses into the box were dangerous all evening, leading to an assist, and when he was substituted the whole of White Hart Lane was on their feet applauding the youngster.

MOMENT OF THE MATCH

Tottenham’s second goal was a goal of class and persistence. Spurs flooded forwards in numbers and Chadli’s initial shot could not be caught by Fiorentina goalkeeper Ciprian Tatarusanu. The palm out found Alli, whose shot was blocked, but Lamela turned on the spot and smashed the loose ball into the back of the net.

VIEW FROM THE BENCH

Tottenham captain Lloris was in goal for the first time since February 14 after he picked up a shoulder injury. The Frenchman had a relatively quiet night making some easy saves in the first half but in the second half he had a lot more pressure to deal with. The home side showed they were not a one-man team without star man Harry Kane, who missed the game after breaking his nose in the FA Cup fifth-round loss against Crystal Palace last weekend.

MOAN OF THE MATCH

Spurs had a good shout for a penalty in the first half when Chadli was wrestled to the floor in the penalty area in an off-the-ball incident. The Belgian and many Tottenham fans at that end shouted for the penalty but the referee gave a free-kick against him much to the disbelief of many inside the stadium.

WHO’S UP NEXT?

Tottenham v Swansea (Premier League, Sunday 28 February).

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3 COMMENTS

  1. How you can only give Toby 6 out of 10 for last night is beyond me, you obviously weren't at the game. He was worth an 8 or 9 easily. colosoul, the only word to describe him. Our player of the season without doubt.

  2. Where on earth were you when the game was going on, in the bar?? All the back 4 were really on their game in defence and attack, they were all worth a 7 at least! And on the moan of the match, what about Alli's unjustified booking, If there were a right to appeal it would surely be overturned!! KEEP UP Man!

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