‘So underrated’ – Some Spurs fan react to Hugo Lloris save for France

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Some Tottenham fans on social media were all-praise for Hugo Lloris after his performance against Belgium on Thursday.

The Nations League semi-final between France and Belgium was a topsy-turvy encounter, with the Red Devils racing into a 2-0 goal lead in the first half courtesy of strikes from Yannick Carrasco and Kevin De Bruyne.

However, Les Blues produced a tremendous fight-back, with goals from Karim Benzema, Kylian Mbappe and Theo Hernandez, helping them to seal a place in the final.

Lloris produced two magnificent saves on the night, the first to deny Kevin De Bruyne from close range when the score was 0-0.

The France captain then tipped another De Bryne piledriver over the bar with the game finely poised at 2-2.

The 34-year-old received plenty of plaudits for his first save in particular, with many in disbelief as to how the Tottenham man got a hand to the effort.

Some Spurs fans insisted that Lloris is still one of the best goalkeepers in the world and extremely underrated.

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Lloris’ form since returning from the injury he suffered against Brighton two years ago, has been nothing short of sensational. It has gone under the radar a bit owing to Tottenham’s recent struggles. The Frenchman has more than earned a new contract.

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