Tottenham Hotspur entertained Portsmouth at the Tottenham Hotspur Stadium earlier today as they hoped to earn a good result at home in the Premier League. Spurs were dominant in the first 45 minutes but were held to a scoreless draw at the half-time break.
Harry Kane finally scored the opening goal for the North London club in the 50th minute. The North London club managed the game well and secured a narrow 1-0 victory in front of their home supporters.
Let’s take a look at how each Tottenham Hotspur player fared during the match against Portsmouth.
GK: Fraser Forster – 6.5/10
Forster made one good save during the game and earned an important clean sheet at home.
CB: Japhet Tanganga – 7/10
Tanganga did his fair share of defending and was good on the ball as well.
CB: Davinson Sanchez – 7/10
He made a couple of crucial clearances at the back and did enough to secure a clean sheet in the end.
CB: Ben Davies – 7/10
Davies performed his defensive duties well and made a good run with the ball.
RM: Emerson Royal – 7/10
He was a real threat down the right flank and managed to create one decent opportunity in the final third. Emerson was unfortunate to hit the crossbar.
CM: Pape Sarr – 7.5/10
Sarr anchored the midfield with conviction and engineered one key chance in the final third.
CM: Oliver Skipp – 6/10
Skipp worked hard at the centre of the park but struggled to make an impact during his time on the pitch.
LM: Ryan Sessegnon – 7/10
He created some decent chances for his teammates in the opponent’s half and has got an assist to show for his efforts.
RAM: Bryan Gil – 6.5/10
The Spaniard had a few bright moments in the game but failed to register a goal.
LAM: Heung-min Son – 7/10
Son was a constant menace in the final third but there was no goal for him today.
ST: Harry Kane – 8/10
The English striker caused a lot of headaches for the opposition defenders and scored the only goal of the game in the 50th minute.
RB: Djed Spence – 6/10
Spence was solid at the back.
CAM: Alfie Devine – N/A
He came on for the final few minutes of the game.