(Aston Villa – Tottenham 0-4) With a big victory at Villa Park, Tottenham put pressure on Manchester United, Arsenal and West Ham in the battle of the Champions League matches next season.
Both Manchester United and Arsenal lost on Saturday, and it didn’t help Martin Odegaard scored a great goal. On the other hand, Spurs were very effective when they met Aston Villa led by Steven Gerrard.
This was Villa’s fourth consecutive loss. In November of last year, Dean Smith was fired after five straight losses.
It was Tottenham night, not in matches, but in goals. She is carrying.
Already three minutes later, Son Heung-min scored.
– We knew it was going to be a tough match. We struggled properly in the first half. But we knew we could play better in the second half and that opportunities would come, Son said on TV 2 after the match.
After changing teams, Swede Dejan Kulusevsky spent five minutes before hitting the second goal from a corner with his sharp left leg.
Then it’s time for another Son-show: 0-3 after 66 minutes, 0-4 and a hat-trick after 72 minutes.
In the second goal, Harry Kane sent Dejan Kulusevsky a pass with his head. The Swede got the ball in his legs and shot from seven to eight metres, putting it in the far corner in front of goalkeeper Martinez.
And it was a little different from the course of the match, because after Tottenham’s first goal, it was Aston Villa who dominated their home ground in the first half. Philippe Coutinho gave a strong streak, and the home team had many opportunities to score goals.
Tottenham rose in the second half, and after 66 minutes Harry Kane used his header to serve again. Ibn had the ball well in his legs as he thrust into the goal and safely put the ball into the net from five to six metres.
All seven of the top clubs in the Premier League have played between 30 and 32 matches after this weekend.
Manchester City, Liverpool and Chelsea have a strong grip on the top three. And after the big win on Saturday night, Tottenham are three points ahead of Arsenal, who played less than one game, but with ten goals with a worse goal difference. West Ham and Manchester United are six points behind Tottenham and the same number of games.
Here are the next five contenders in the Premier League:
for spurs: Brighton, Brentford, Leicester, Liverpool, Arsenal.
for Arsenal: Southampton, Chelsea, Manchester United, West Ham, Leeds.
For West Ham: Brentford, Burnley, Chelsea, Arsenal, Norwich.
for Manchester United: Norwich, Liverpool, Arsenal, Brentford and Brighton.
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