Five interesting Erik Lamela stats from Tottenham's 2-1 win

Erik Lamela

Tottenham edged a 2-1 Europa League match against FC Sheriff, conceding their first goal in the competition.

Here are five interesting stats to digest...

1) Erik Lamela's goal was the first in his last 17 matches for Tottenham, Roma, and Argentina.

2) Lamela had more shots on goal than any other player (4) - joint with Defoe, and created more goalscoring opportunities than anybody else (4).

3) 11 - Erik Lamela completed almost three times more successful dribbling attempts than the entire FC Sheriff team (4). His 120 touches were more than double Christian Eriksen (55).

4) Lamela was fouled seven times, more than the rest of the Tottenham team put together (4).

5) Lamela attempted three crosses on the night, but failed to find a teammate with any of them.

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