Tottenham 4-1 West Ham: Kane double helps Pochettino's men thrash London rivals

Tottenham Hotspur 4 - 1 West Ham United

  • 23" Harry Kane
  • 33" Toby Alderweireld
  • 50" Harry Kane
  • 83" Kyle Walker
  • 87" Manuel Lanzini

Ref: Anthony Taylor
Attendance: 35,968

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Tottenham hammered West Ham United 4-1 at White Hart Lane today.

Tottenham Hotspur's extended their unbeaten run in the Premier League to 12 games after a 4-1 thrashing of London rivals West Ham today.

The two teams went in to the game level on 21 points, hovering outside the top four - but with bragging rights on the line, it was Spurs who came out victorious.

West Ham enjoyed a bright start to the game, but Harry Kane opened the scoring for Spurs with a thumping finish in to the roof of the net.

Cheikhou Kouyate hit the crossbar for West Ham shortly after that, but defender Toby Alderweireld but Spurs 2-0 up with a thumping header from Christian Eriksen's corner.

Kane then hammered home Tottenham's third goal, driving the ball beyond Hammers goalkeeper Adrian from range, with Spurs again impressing in front of goal.

A flowing move then saw Son Heung-min set up Kyle Walker, with the defender placing a finish in to the corner with the outside of his right foot.

Manuel Lanzini did pull a goal back late on with a great finish in to the top corner, but Spurs coasted to victory in the end, leaving them just two points behind fourth placed Arsenal.

Statistics

Tottenham Hotspur

West Ham United

Possession

55.8%
44.2%

Shots on target

Total shots

Team Lineups

Tottenham Hotspur

  • Hugo Lloris
  • Danny Rose
  • Jan Vertonghen
  • Toby Alderweireld
  • Kyle Walker
  • Christian Eriksen
  • Son Heung-Min
  • Eric Dier
  • Dele Alli
  • Mousa Dembélé
  • Harry Kane

Substitutes

  • Ryan Mason
  • Andros Townsend
  • Kieran Trippier
  • Tom Carroll
  • Ben Davies
  • Josh Onomah
  • Michel Vorm

West Ham United

  • Adrián
  • Winston Reid
  • James Tomkins
  • Carl Jenkinson
  • Aaron Cresswell
  • Cheikhou Kouyaté
  • Manuel Lanzini
  • Mark Noble
  • Victor Moses
  • Diafra Sakho
  • Andy Carroll

Substitutes

  • Nikica Jelavic
  • Mauro Zárate
  • Alexandre Song
  • Michail Antonio
  • Angelo Ogbonna
  • Raphael Spiegel
  • Reece Oxford

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