Son Heung-min double boosts Spurs’ top-four hopes in Premier League | Football News – Times of India


LONDON: Son Heung-min struck twice after Harry Kane had opened the scoring as Tottenham Hotspur beat Leicester City 3-1 at house on Sunday to spice up their hopes of Champions League qualification.
The win moved Spurs a degree above North London rivals Arsenal into fourth place, not less than for a number of hours, with the Gunners at West Ham United in a while Sunday.
Patson Daka had given Spurs an early fright when he hit the submit within the 14th minute however eight minutes later Kane put the hosts in entrance, shedding his marker to fulfill a Son nook with a strong header.
Spurs have been comfortably in control of the sport however it was not till the introduction of Dejan Kulusevski from the bench within the fifty fifth minute that they drove house their superiority.
Kulusevski arrange Son with a brief ball into the field and the South Korean was given sufficient house to rotate and drill his end into the underside nook.
Then Swedish winger Kulusevski was the supplier once more, reducing in from the appropriate and feeding Son who opened up and beat Kasper Schmeichel with a beautiful curling shot into the far, high nook.
Leicester acquired some reward for his or her efforts when Kelechi Iheanacho scored in stoppage time with a low drive off the within of the submit.


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