Saturday, 19 August, 2017

Alli On Shelvey Incident

Arsenal's French manager Arsene Wenger and Arsenal legend Martin Keown on the touchline during the Charity football match between Arsenal Legends and Milan Glorie at The Emirates Ex-Tottenham star reveals huge reason why Spurs can challenge for the title
Rosalie Gross | 14 August, 2017, 00:38

The Magpies were holding their own against Mauricio Pochettino's Spurs until captain Shevley was shown a straight red card for stamping on Dele Alli.

Lloris defended Tottenham's lack of summer spending and sees it more as an exercise in maintaining team spirit.

Rafael Benitez's side, which had already lost Paul Dummett and debutant Florian Lejeune to injury, was unable to contain Spurs thereafter, with Alli making the breakthrough when he stretched to volley Christian Eriksen's exquisite delivery into the back of the net.

Dele Alli scores past Rob Elliot.

The combative midfielder was trying to get the ball back quickly, Alli moved it away and Shelvey reacted by treading on Alli's ankle.

Tottenham made a winning start to the 2017-18 Premier League season as 10-man Newcastle endured a hard return to the top flight.

The England worldwide was involved in Tottenham's second as his flick was guided into the path of Davies by Eriksen, the left-back finishing a slick move with a cool finish. The England worldwide is yet to score a Premier League goal in the month of August since his Spurs debut.

A tepid contest devoid of goalmouth action in the opening half sprung to life after Shelvey was dismissed for a petulant stomp on Alli, who pulled all the strings for last season's Premier League runners-up.

Tottenham are the only Premier League club yet to sign a player since the end of the 2016-17 season, while the sale of Kyle Walker to Manchester City has depleted their experienced options at right-back.

Gayle will have to carry the can in terms of goalscoring and will come up against the meanest defence in the Premier League from last season.

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