Tottenham Hotspur savage ii-0 downward to Wolves in the showtime half on Lord’s day after ii awful defensive clangers.
Antonio Conte’s side, beaten 3-2 by Southampton on Wednesday, were the architects of their own downfall, with Hugo Lloris at the middle of the mistakes.
Spurs’ defending in the final 10 minutes confronting the Saints, as they threw away a 2-1 atomic number 82 to lose iii-2, was abject to say the least.
And it will be of even more concern to Conte afterwards he watched his side concede two in the space of 12 minutes against Wolves.
Jimenez scores Wolves’ opener
Wolves’ opener arrived in the 6th minute and Lloris won’t want to watch information technology back.
The French goalkeeper had two opportunities to collect the ball but instead punched it straight to Raul Jimenez, who fired it home. Questions volition be asked of Lloris and why it didn’t just grab the brawl.
Admittedly terrible (pt. one) flick.twitter.com/WxVvWSmUBI
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Dendoncker makes it 2-0
And then in the 18th infinitesimal, pinball ensued in Tottenham’due south expanse afterward the hosts invited pressure level by failing to articulate. Leander Dendoncker was quickest to react and he made it two-0.
Absolutely terrible (pt. 2) pic.twitter.com/VNy3X0m6AT
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Top iv battle
Oh dear, Tottenham.
The Southampton defeat was preceded by a 2-0 defeat at Chelsea, and both defeats didn’t help
in their bid to stop in the top four of the
Thankfully for Conte, it’south a battle that looks ready to go correct down to the wire. Like the n London outfit, neither West Ham, Manchester United or Arsenal is playing with a lot of consistency correct now.
However, with a meeting against Manchester City to come up on the 19th, and United and West Ham in March, the games are too hard for Spurs to come unstuck in matches they would await 3 points from.
Afterward the Southampton defeat, Conte said his squad have to manage games better.
“For usa, when I speak about the process, and I include this type of situation. During the game there are different phases, different parts of the game,” the Italian said, per the Daily Mail.
“Y’all need to have experience to manage, to empathize when you take to gamble something or, when y’all have to keep the result in the best possible way.”
How well-nigh not falling ii-0 downwards at home in the opening 20 minutes?
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