2,6142,614viewing this pageGot a TV Licence?You need one to watch live TV on any channel or device, and BBC programmes on iPlayer. It’s the law.Find out moreLive ReportingBy Steve SutcliffeAll times stated are UKPosted at 7:127:12Watch: Lo Celso punishes Boro goalkeeper errorTottenham 2-1 MiddlesbroughJaphet Tanganga had a decent game for Tottenham on Tuesday night. The…
Japhet Tanganga had a decent game for Tottenham on Tuesday night.
The right-back, making only his second Spurs start, had 96 touches and one shot and had a pass completion rate of 82%, which for a relative novice is more than solid.
Could he have done better for the Middlesbrough goal? Possibly. As a defender you probably want to see him engage George Saville a tad sooner but that’s nit-picking I suppose.
Not like it was a major howler or anything, like this…
Wondering what I’m talking about…here’s the highlights from Tottenham’s hard-fought win over Middlesbrough.
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For those that tuned into BBC One on Tuesday evening, Tottenham v Middlesbrough was a strange game wasn’t it?
The first half felt like a testimonial as Spurs cruised into a two-goal lead thanks to goals from Giovani lo Celso and Erik Lamela.
And then the second half was a bit of a slog. Jose Mourinho’s side always had the edge, but they made hard work of it with George Saville’s goal setting up a tense finale.
You can read the report on that game here.
Good morning. Well what a great night of FA Cup action on
It was a good evening for Reading, Coventry, Newcastle and Tottenham and a sensational night for Shrewsbury who set up an FA Cup fourth-round home tie with Liverpool by upsetting Bristol City.
I will be going through all that and be bringing you the latest transfer news and gossip throughout the morning.