Participant rankings as Spurs labour to one more draw
There was an awesome sense of déjà vu on the Tottenham Hotspur Stadium on Wednesday night time as Fulham got here again from a objective right down to seize a nicely earned draw with Spurs.
The primary half noticed Tottenham dominate possession and create a handful of probabilities – drawing two unbelievable saves from Fulham keeper Alphonse Areola. It took a superb swinging cross from flying full-back Segio Reguilon which was met by Harry Kane to interrupt the impasse.
Nonetheless, It was Fulham that began the second half the brighter of the 2 groups, with Ruben Loftus-Cheek, specifically, inflicting issues for the Tottenham again line.
Fulham introduced on frontman Ademola Lookman with simply over 20 minutes remaining and his affect was nearly instantaneous. The tough winger beat Davinson Sanchez to the road earlier than hanging up a tantalising cross which Ivan Cavaleiro willingly headed dwelling.
Listed here are your participant rankings from Tottenham Hotspur Stadium…
Hugo Lloris (GK) – 7/10 – Untroubled for giant elements of the sport, nothing he might have performed in regards to the objective and denied Loftus-Cheek late on
Serge Aurier (RB) – 6/10 – Unfastened in possession at instances however put in two depraved crosses for Son and Kane. Doubtlessly caught out of place for the Fulham equaliser.
Davinson Sánchez (CB) – 5/10 – Made a significant block however was overwhelmed too simply by Lookman for the Fulham equaliser.
Eric Dier (CB) – 6/10 – Learn the sport nicely and made a number of essential headers, his distribution from the again was wayward at instances and he misplaced Cavaleiro when it mattered.
Sergio Reguilón (LB) – 8/10 – Had an opportunity early within the recreation which he ought to’ve transformed, however delivered an unbelievable cross for Kane’s objective. Induced Fulham issues each time he burst ahead (which was usually).
Harry Winks (CM) – 6/10 – Stored the ball ticking over nicely however didn’t have the impact on the sport which he would have favored.
Emile Højbjerg (CM) – 6/10 – Did what he does finest and cleaned up after others, and likewise supplied an exquisite pre-assist for Kane’s objective. He did, nonetheless, miss a giant likelihood to win the sport.
Tanguy Ndombele (CM) – 8/10 – Ran the present till half-time. When Spurs dropped deeper he struggled to get on the ball and make any actual affect.
Moussa Sissoko (RW) – 6/10 – Sensible operating from Sissoko dug Spurs out of gap on just a few events, however the query stays whether or not he’s the fitting man in video games like this.
Son Heung-min (LW) – 5/10 – Harsh? Perhaps. However Son must take probabilities once they come his means. Merely put, he was wasteful on Wednesday night.
Harry Kane (ST) – 7/10 – Produced some sensible touches everywhere in the pitch and an awesome headed objective. He ought to’ve made it two shortly after, however we will forgive him for that due to all of the laborious yards he put in on the night time.
Erik Lamela – 6/10 – A lot of vitality – and sliding tackles – however the recreation had change into scrappy by the point he was launched.
Carlos Vinicius – 5/10 – Once more, lot of vitality however Spurs had misplaced their rhythm by the point he was launched.
Alphonse Areola (GK) – 8/10 – Stored Fulham within the recreation with some sensible saves on the night time.
Ola Aina (CB) – 6/10 – Appeared snug all through.
Joachim Andersen (CB) – 6/10 – Appeared snug in possession and managed the specter of Kane and Son nicely within the second half.
Tosin Adarabioyo (CB) – 6/10 – Gave away possession cheaply within the first half which nearly value Fulham, however grew into the sport within the second half.
Tete (RWB) – 6/10 – Put in a superb cross for Loftus-Cheek at one level, however misplaced Reguilon for the Spurs opener.
Harrison Reed (CM) – 6/10 – Tidy in possession, broke up play nicely and made intelligent fouls when he wanted to.
André-Frank Zambo Anguissa – 7/10 – Picked up a reserving within the first half however was stable all through.
Antonee Robinson (LWB) – 7/10 – Nice vitality all through the match and his marauding runs saved Aurier busy.
Bobby Decordova-Reid (RW) – 6/10 – Had a quiet recreation by his requirements.
Ruben Loftus-Cheek (ST) – 8/10 – Fulham appeared a risk when he was in possession. The massive midfielder (turned striker) appeared assured on the ball and prompted Spurs issues all night time; might he make a late break for the England workforce?
Ivan Cavaleiro (LW) – 8/10 – Held up play extremely nicely regardless of the restricted service, and took his likelihood with an awesome header when it lastly got here.
Ademola Lookman – 7/10 – Got here on and made an immediate affect, beating Sanchez to the road and placing in a beautiful cross for the equaliser.
Josh Onomah – N/A – Was solely on the pitch for 3 minutes.
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