UEFA Champions League




Dele Alli of Tottenham Hotspur celebrates scoring the first goal during the UEFA Champions League group H match between Tottenham Hotspur and Real Madrid at Wembley Stadium on November 1,...

Tottenham’s English core put Real Madrid stars in the shade

Shortly before half-time on a thrilling, boisterous European night, there was a moment of rare comedy at Wembley. Tackling back in his own half, Harry Winks let an arm trail lightly across Casemiro’s shoulder, only for the Brazilian to reel back, stunned, tumbling over backwards desperately. Casemiro didn’t want the ball. He wanted a break. He wanted his free‑kick.