Tottenham got off to the best possible start in their Champions League group.
Tottenham Hotspur's South Korean striker Son Heung-Min celebrates after scoring the opening goal of the UEFA Champions League Group H football match between Tottenham Hotspur and Borussia...
Tottenham finally threw the Wembley monkey from their backs with an accomplished home win over Borussia Dortmund in the Champions League.
A Harry Kane brace following Heung-min Son’s opener helped Spurs to a 3-1 win to kick off a tough-looking Group H in perfect fashion.
The result sent Lilywhites fans wild, not least former player Micky Hazard, who took to Twitter to both express his delight with the performance and mock close rivals Arsenal:
What a result against a top top team, what a 2nd half, superb boys, gutted for Jan, absolutely buzzing COYSSSSSSS— Micky Hazard (@1MickyHazard) September 13, 2017
Boy I'm gonna enjoy the telly tomorrow now, can't wait to watch the Bake off, only thing worth watching on Thursdays now COYSSSSS— Micky Hazard (@1MickyHazard) September 13, 2017
The Gunners are not playing Champions League football for the first time in Arsene Wenger’s tenure as manager, having only managed to qualify for the Europa League last season.
That fact, coupled with an impressive outing against Dortmund is the perfect recipe for Spurs fans.
The only blemish on what was a superb night for the north Londoners, was Jan Vertonghen’s late sending off for a second bookable offence.
Tottenham Hotspur's English striker Harry Kane celebrates after scoring their second goal during the UEFA Champions League Group H football match between Tottenham Hotspur and Borussia...
That dismissal aside, Spurs were treated to three goals, a rock-solid defensive display and the first sightings of two new arrivals.
Serge Aurier made his first start for the club at right-back, and impressed, while Fernando Llorente was a late replacement for Kane.
In the other game in Group H, Real Madrid ran out comfortable 3-0 winners over APOEL. Meanwhile, Spurs return to Wembley quite quickly, with Swansea the next visitors on Saturday in the Premier League.