Of the Ivory Coast captain, Shearer said he "offered so much going forward, grabbing an assist and forcing an own goal," while his teammate at the back was "solid defensively and a passing masterclass from the Belgian".
Regarding Son, who scored a brace against the Eagles at the Tottenham Hotspur Arena, Shearer said "his electric movement was too good for Crystal Palace" (official Premier League website).
It was a great day at the office for Spurs as they raced into a four-goal lead before the first half was even over, the early double from Son putting Mauricio Pochettino's side on their way before Patrick van Aanholt put into his own net and Erik Lamela added a fourth.
The result saw Tottenham finish the matchday third in the table on eight points from five games, with Manchester City two points ahead and Liverpool seven ahead after Jurgen Klopp's side won all five of their Premier League fixtures so far.
Up next for Spurs is the Champions League trip to Olympiacos on Wednesday night before a quick turnaround in which Pochettino's charges head to Leicester City on Saturday for the day's early kickoff.
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