In the Central match of the ninth round of the championship of England «Tottenham» defeated Liverpool 4:1. The match was attended 80827 people — a record for Premier League matches.
Two goals were scored by Harry Kane. The leader «Tottenham» this season in 12 games he scored 13 goals (in 9 matches of the championship of England 8 3 Champions League games — 5).
Tottenham: Lloris, Alderweireld, Sanchez, Vertongen, Trippier, Allie, Winks, Eriksen (Dyer, 81), Son Heung-Min (Sissoko, 69), Aurier, Kane (Llorente, 88)
Liverpool: Mignolet, Gomez, Matip, Lovren (Oxlade-Chamberlain, 31), Moreno, Milner, Henderson, Emre Can (Grbich, 83), Philippe Coutinho, Roberto Firmino (Sturridge, 77), Salah
Spurs stunned the formidable enemy heavy pressure at the start, and then finished off. Already on the 12th minute the hosts were leading 2:0. Without Manet and Lallana play «red» in the attack was disheartening.
In the 4th minute Kane rushed into the penalty area, beat the goalkeeper and shot into the empty net 1:0. On 12 minutes, Lloris is far out of the goal. Lovren missed the ball. Kane made a great pass. Son Heung-Min doubled the lead, «spurs» 2:0. On 16 minutes, a Dream shot into the top corner — the ball hit the crossbar.
In the 24th minute, the Trinity players «red» and «trampled» Kane in midfield. The forward gear. Mohamed Salah slipped between two defenders and sent the ball into the bottom corner 2:1.
In the last seconds of the first half, the hosts scored the third goal. Eriksen crossed from a free kick. Alli’s shot from 15 metres in the lower corner of 3:1. In the 56th minute, Trippier hung with a penalty kick. The goalkeeper makes a mistake on the exit. Vertonghen beats — the ball hit the defender. Kane flicked the ball 4:1.