Wednesday, September 28, 2022

Rodrigo And Perisic Get 7 | Tottenham Hotspur Players Rated In Poor Loss Vs Sporting

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Abhinab Ghosh
A 26-year-old sports writer and an aspiring football coach who has road-tripped across the Scottish Highlands, but has never been to Wales. Sucker for cliff-hangers and catchy riffs. Known to be a grunger and not to be a stranger.

Tottenham Hotspur faced off against Sporting CP at the Jose Alvalade Stadium earlier this evening as they hoped to earn a positive result on the road. Spurs were solid in the first half and were held to a scoreless draw at half-time.

Sporting grew stronger as the game grew old and managed to get themselves ahead in the 90th minute via Paulinho’s header before Arthur made it 2-0 in injury time. Spurs ended up suffering a poor 2-0 loss away from home in the UEFA Champions League.

Let’s take a look at how each Tottenham Hotspur player performed during the clash against Sporting.

GK: Heung-min Son – 6.5/10

The French keeper made a few decent saves in the game but will be disappointed for conceding two goals late in the game.

CB: Cristian Romero – 6/10

He tried to keep things solid at the back and made one good chance in the final third.

CB: Eric Dier – 6.5/10

The English centre-back made a few important clearances at the back and was strong in the air.

CB: Ben Davies – 6/10

He won a few crucial 50-50 aerial duels and cleared the danger when needed. However, he won’t be happy after allowing a couple of goals in the latter stages of the game.

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RM: Emerson Royal – 7/10

Emerson did his fair share of defending and was a real threat in the Sporting half.

CM: Pierre-Emile Højbjerg – 6/10

He earned the ball back a couple of times and made one good run with the ball.

CM: Rodrigo Bentancur – 7/10

Rodrigo anchored the midfield with conviction and made a couple of decent runs with the ball.

LM: Ivan Perisic – 7/10

The Croatia international was a solid tackler at the back and made a few decent runs with the ball.

RAM: Richarlison – 6/10

Richarlison engineered two key chances in the final third but couldn’t take any of his chances.

LAM: Heung-min Son – 6.5/10

He caused a few problems for the opposition defenders but didn’t do enough to register a goal.

ST: Harry Kane – 6.5/10

The English striker had a few lively moments in the game but failed to find the back of the net.


RAM: Dejan Kulusevski – 6/10

He made one good chance after coming off the bench.

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