Contender For Miss Of Season As Llorente Skies Sitter Over Crossbar
Tottenham have been struggling of their makes an attempt to interchange their talismanic frontman Harry Kane whose harm implies that he might be out till March.
Pochettino’s aspect have been crippled with accidents as of late with Kane and Alli each lacking in addition to frontman Heung Min Son absent for a lot of weeks as a result of his Asian Cup commitments.
As a substitute of getting into the switch market Spurs opted to place their belief in second selection quantity 9 Fernando Llorente who has struggled for first crew motion since his arrival from Swansea.
Spurs have definitely been feeling the results of lacking their key males struggling elimination from each the League Cup and the FA Cup within the area of per week.
Additionally they discovered themselves struggling of their midweek Premier League recreation towards Watford, the place Craig Cathcart’s purpose had seen them fall behind at Wembley.
The North London aspect have been knocking on the door all through the sport and had a guilt-edged probability to get again into the sport.
After a cross from the precise, Fernando Llorente managed to get in entrance of his defender however his shot was excellently saved by Watford goalkeeper Ben Foster.
😳 Miss of the season? Spurs followers look away now.
Llorente knees it over from simply yards out with the purpose beckoning.
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The follow-up although fell to Llorente once more and with the purpose gaping, he couldn’t discover the goal, blasting the ball excessive and extensive of the Watford purpose.
He would, nonetheless, go on to attain a vastly essential purpose within the 87th minute.