Wolves stun Tottenham with three goals in 18 minutes

| |

Tottenham Hotspur title hopes suffered an unexpected setback thanks to a dramatic comeback 3-1 win by Wolves at Wembley.

Spurs led through Harry Kane’s spectacular 25-yard strike in the first half but Wolves punished a poor second-half performance, scoring three times in the final 18 minutes to end their hosts’ five-game winning run.

The north London side would have moved only three points behind leaders Liverpool with a win, but defeat means the Reds can end the day nine points clear.

“We have had a very good run in the last few weeks and to keep that level is difficult,” said Pochettino, whose side won 6-2 and 5-0 against Everton and Bournemouth respectively in their last two games.

“We tried to play a little more in the second half, but we were too direct and I think we started to pay for the effort in the other games.

“We are not machines. We need to understand that we cannot get ourselves in this situation.”


Joe Cole lands new coaching job with Chelsea

Liverpool head into 2019 after an emphatic victory over Arsenal



•Sport writer/blogger • Media strategist •Good citizen of Nigeria and Social Media Evangelist and a core die hard Real Madrid fan.

Leave a Comment