Lord Sugar mocks Piers Morgan after his jibe at Tottenham Hotspur backfires

Tottenham Hotstpur fans celebrate during the Premier League match between Tottenham Hotspur and Stoke City at Wembley Stadium on December 9, 2017 in London, England.

Former Tottenham chairman revelled in their victory.

Tottenham Hotspur's former chairman Alan Sugar smiles before the team's Premier League football match against Blackburn at White Hart Lane in London on November 23, 2008. AFP PHOTO

Tottenham Hotspur had a poor start in their Champions League clash with Juventus, but Mauricio Pochettino's side have the mental resilience to bounce back from such challenges.

Spurs went 2-0 down in Turin after a Gonzalo Higuain and appeared to be on the ropes.

Arsenal supporter Piers Morgan could not resist the chance to mock the Lilywhites - despite the Gunners not even qualifying for the competition, and losing to Spurs just days earlier.


This was a tweet which did not age well.

Harry Kane of Tottenham Hotspur scores his sides first goal past Gianluigi Buffon of Juventus during the UEFA Champions League Round of 16 First Leg  match between Juventus and Tottenham...

Tottenham rallied and pulled a goal back before half-time through Harry Kane, before Christian Eriksen equalised in the second half.

Former Spurs chairman Lord Sugar responded to Piers Morgan after the game, mocking Morgan for getting over excited.

Spurs scored two crucial away goals and have set themselves up perfectly for the second leg.

Win at Wembley, and they are through to the quarter-finals.

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