Moussa Sissoko sends message on Twitter; Tottenham fans respond

Tottenham Hotspur's French midfielder Moussa Sissoko (R) tries to jump the challenge of AFC Wimbledon's Welsh defender Jonathan Meades (L) during the English FA Cup third round football...

Moussa Sissoko inspired Tottenham Hotspur's win over Leicester City.

Tottenham Hotspur's French midfielder Moussa Sissoko (R) tries to jump the challenge of AFC Wimbledon's Welsh defender Jonathan Meades (L) during the English FA Cup third round football...

Moussa Sissoko has reacted to Tottenham Hotspur's latest win on Twitter.

Mauricio Pochettino's side survived a bit of a scare to beat Leicester City 3-1 at Wembley on Sunday.

Tottenham were cruising after goals in each half from Davinson Sanchez and Christian Eriksen opened up a two-goal lead, but a missed penalty from Jamie Vardy illustrated that the Foxes could quite easily get back into it.

And they did on 76 minutes when Vardy atoned for his missed penalty by halving the deficit, but Son Heung-min killed the game off in the dying moments following constant pressure from Leicester.

 

Sissoko, who set up Son's goal, was arguably Spurs' best player on the day and here is how he reacted to the showing:

The France international has emerged as a firm fan favourite this season. The Lilywhites' support have acknowledged his undeniable progress, following a poor first couple of seasons in North London after joining for £30 million from Newcastle United [BBC Sport].

Here is how many of them responded to his tweet.

Tottenham Hotspur's French midfielder Moussa Sissoko (L) runs away from Apoel Nicosia's Spanish defender Roberto Lago during the UEFA Champions League Group H football match between...

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