Jermaine Jenas praises Tottenham Hotspur goalkeeper Hugo Lloris

Jermaine Jenas arrives at the BBC Radio 1 Teen Awards at SSE Arena on October 21, 2018 in London, England.

Tottenham Hotspur won against Leicester City on Sunday.

Hugo Lloris of Tottenham Hotspur during the Premier League match between Tottenham Hotspur and Leicester City at Wembley Stadium on February 10, 2019 in London, United Kingdom.

Jermaine Jenas has praised Tottenham Hotspur goalkeeper Hugo Lloris on Twitter for his performance against Leicester City on Sunday.

Lloris featured for Tottenham in their 3-1 win against Leicester at Wembley Stadium in the Premier League.

The 32-year-old France international goalkeeper made a match-defining penalty save in the second half when he turned away Jamie Vardy’s spot kick.

 

It was 1-0 to Tottenham at the time, and the North London outfit went on to win the match 3-1.

Lloris also made a number of saves over the course of the 90 minutes, as the former Lyon star denied Harry Maguire, Youri Tielemans and Harvey Barnes.

Former Tottenham midfielder Jenas was following the match, and he was impressed with the performance of Lloris.

Hugo Lloris of Tottenham Hotspur celebrates with team mate Kieran Trippier after saving the penalty of Jamie Vardy (not pictured) of Leicester City during the Premier League match between...

Meanwhile, Newcastle United legend Alan Shearer has taken to Twitter to praise Mauricio Pochettino’s side for winning without playing well.

The win against Leicester means that Tottenham are now third in the Premier League table with 60 points from 26 matches, five points behind Manchester City and Liverpool, who are first and second respectively.

Hugo Lloris of Tottenham Hotspur celebrates after saving a penalty from Jamie Vardy of Leicester City (not pictured) during the Premier League match between Tottenham Hotspur and Leicester...

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