Premier League

  • 6’ C. Eriksen
  • 15’ H. Kane
0 Extra Time 0
0 Full Time 3
0 Half Time 2
01/02/2015
Premier League
The Hawthorns
Attendance 25,079

    Timeline

    • KICK OFF
    • 45'
      Spurs seeing out the final few moments with another spell of possession. Dembele and Mason combining once again in the middle to keep West Brom at bay, as Kane shoots well wide from a long range effort.
    • 90'
      FULL TIME! West Brom were unable to fight back from a two goal deficit at half time, as Spurs edged even further in front through a Harry Kane penalty. It finishes 3-0 to Tottenham at The Hawthorns.
    • HALF TIME
    • 45'
      HALF TIME! The referee brings the first period to a close with Tottenham going into the break with a 2-0 lead. Goals from Eriksen and then Kane gave Pochettino's side an early foothold.
    • 90'
      E. Lamela goes into the referee's book.
    • 90'
      Lamela is booked for a pointless challenge on Yacob as West Brom attempted to get forward. Spurs looking to see out the final few minutes with a good spell of possession, Soldado this time holding the ball up well.
    • 0'
      Tony Pulis' side never recovered from Spurs' sensational start as they crashed to a 3-0 loss at The Hawthorns. Tottenham will now face Liverpool and Arsenal as their hunt for fourth spot continues.
    • 0'
      Tottenham took a firm grip on this game in the early stages when Christian Eriksen sent a beautiful free kick into the to corner. In-form forward then settled the tie with a smashing first half effort, followed by a well taken second half penalty.
    • 0'
      The action will continue in 10 minutes with West Brom hoping to overturn a 2-0 deficit at The Hawthorns.
    • 0'
      The teams have took to the field and we are just moments away from kick-off!
    • 0'
      Christian Eriksen is the man for West Brom to worry about, he has won more points with his goals than any other Premier League player this season.
    • 0'
      This is Tottenham's 39th match of the season in all competitions, the most by an Premier League side. They have lost just one of their last eight league games. However, their record after 22 games this campaign is worse than in each of the last five seasons.
    • 0'
      Tony Pulis has lost just one of his last 10 games as a Premier League manager, with his rejuvenated West Brom side having gone 260 minutes without conceding a league goal.
    • 0'
      Spurs arrive just three points off fourth place and have not lost in four trips to The Hawthorns since December 2008, when Roman Bednar and Craig Beattie scored for West Brom.
    • 0'
      The Baggies ended a nine-game winless streak against Tottenham by winning the reverse fixture 1-0 earlier this season. It was their first win at White Hart Lane since November 1984.
    • 0'
      Tottenham subs: Vorm, Davies, Dier, Chadli, Stambouli, Townsend, Soldado.
    • 0'
      Tottenham starting line-up: Lloris, Walker, Fazio, Vertonghen, Rose; Dembele, Mason; Eriksen, Paulinho, Lamela; Kane.
    • 0'
      West Brom subs: Rose, Pocognoli, Baird, Gardner, Dorrans, Sessegnon, Ideye.
    • 0'
      West Brom starting line-up: Foster; Wisdom, McAuley, Dawson, Lescott, Yacob, Brunt, Morrison, McManaman, Anichebe, Berahino.
    • 0'
      Away team news: Tottenham boss Mauricio Pochettino is without Nabil Bentaleb as he competes at the Africa Cup of Nations. Midfielder Nacer Chadli also returns to the squad after an absence for personal reasons.
    • 0'
      Home team news: West Brom head coach Tony Pulis has new signing Callum McManaman available after his arrival from Wigan Athletic. Goalkeeper Boaz Myhill, defender Jonas Olsson and midfielder Youssouf Mulumbu are all unavailable though.
    • 0'
      Hello and welcome to live coverage of today's Premier League clash between West Bromwich Albion and Tottenham. I'm Lee Gormley and I'll be guiding you through all of today's action from The Hawthorns. Some team news for you now ahead of the line-ups!
    • 1'
      We are underway at The Hawthorns! The away side kick-off and are shooting from right to left in this first half.
    • 2'
      Spurs, playing in yellow today, have started strongly with Eriksen almost finding Kane in the West Brom penalty area already. The home side eventually take control and are in possession with Lescott.
    • 4'
      Tony Pulis' men under some early pressure, with Spurs trying to make an impact straight away. Anichebe holds the ball up well and brings new signing McManaman into play on the right flank but his attempted attack breaks down.
    • 5'
      Foster is continuing to try and pick out Anichebe from his goal-kicks but a poor clearance ends in Spurs winning a free-kick on the edge of West Brom's box. Mason is brought down after unleashing a shot.
    • 6'
      G C. Eriksen Assist M. Dembélé
    • 6'
      GOOOAAAAALLLLLL! Eriksen sends the free-kick directly into the top left corner. Fantastic goal from the Dane to give his side an early lead!
    • 8'
      Spurs not taking their foot off the pedal, continuing to drive forward at West Brom's defence. Mason is dominating the midfield in a bright start from Pochettino's men. Kane also starting to get involved more.
    • 10'
      Brunt's cross from the left flank is cut out as the Baggies push for an equaliser. Anichebe shows his power, holding Fazio off and unleashing a shot but it only finds Lloris after a block from Vertonghen.
    • 12'
      Lamela cuts in from a wide position as Mason and Dembele keep possession, forcing West Brom to drop deep. Walker bursts into the box but is stopped by Lescott as he tries to get free.
    • 14'
      Mason constantly wanting the ball in the centre, turning and looking for searching balls towards Kane. Walker is pushing down the right for Spurs, with Lescott struggling in an unfamiliar left-back position.
    • 15'
      G H. Kane Assist M. Dembélé
    • 15'
      The assist came from M. Dembélé.
    • 15'
      GOOOAAAAALLLLLL! A superb start from Spurs as they go 2-0 up through Kane. Dembele bursts through the middle and finds the Englishman, who cuts in and smashes it past Foster.
    • 18'
      Pulis' side are struggling with the talent of Tottenham's midfield, as the away team take complete control of this game. West Brom waste a free-kick from a good range as McManaman tries to make things click on the right wing, but is brushed aside by Rose.
    • 20'
      Tottenham's brilliant Belgian Dembele is controlling the midfield, finding space and picking out Lamela. Morrison screams at his teammates for an option as Spurs take possession yet again. West Brom look out of options already.
    • 22'
      The goalscorer Eriksen is finding little pockets of space as he cuts inside, with Pochettino's men dominating proceedings. The Hawthorns crowd are getting frustrated as the Baggies fail to string more than a few passes together.
    • 24'
      Lescott's poor throw in from a deep position is cut out by Lamela and he almost finds a way past Dawson. Possession is back with the London outfit with Paulinho finding Walker on the right wing.
    • 26'
      West Brom finally get a foothold on the game as Berahino finds space in the box, but his pass to Anichebe is thwarted by Vertonghen. Morrison's long range effort is easily gathered in by Frenchman Lloris as their attack comes to and end.
    • 28'
      Eriksen tries a one-two with Kane but West Brom win it and break forward. Anichebe finds Morrison who clips it from the edge of Tottenham's box as Lloris makes a brilliant save. Lescott then fires his header over from the following corner.
    • 30'
      SUPER SAVE! A clever set-piece from the West brom players ends in a shot from Yacob but Lloris gets rapidly down to his left and pushes it wide. Incredible reflexes from the Spurs stopper yet again.
    • 32'
      Spurs' star striker Kane is on the deck after a heavy collision and being taken off The Hawthorns pitch. The game has slowed down and West Brom are getting a welcomed break.
    • 34'
      McAuley launches a long ball forward and finds Anichebe, but Lloris comes out to collect a right footed delivery from debutant McManaman, after strong work from the towering target man. Berahino then finds a way through but Fazio clears his cross.
    • 36'
      Lloris seeing a lot of the ball now as West Brom edge closer to a goal that could get them back into this fixture. Dembele loses the ball in midfield as Wisdom breaks down the right flank, with Morrison eventually winning a free-kick.
    • 37'
      CLOSE! Dawson's thumping header beats Lloris but the crossbar comes to the Frenchman's rescue. West Brom almost back into contention!
    • 39'
      Promising signs for the Baggies now after a nightmare start, with Lloris being tested at last. Lamela breaks down the left and finds Eriksen on the opposite wing but Dembele handles the ball, conceding a free-kick.
    • 41'
      With half-time approaching, Mason finds Eriksen who sends in an awkward ball for Foster to deal with. Kane was lurking at the back post but the former Manchester United stopper gathers it up.
    • 43'
      Lamela is taken down by Morrison but the winger is getting no sympathy from The Hawthorns crowd with fans whistling towards him. Rose tries to find Kane but the striker is caught offside.
    • 45'
      We are underway again here at The Hawthorns! Spurs hold a 2-0 advantage thanks to strikes from Eriksen and Kane.
    • 45'
      Anichebe is too slow to get back and is caught offside, as Lloris takes the following free-kick and sends it long to Kane. Brunt bursts forward and finds Berahino but the in-form forward shoots from an impossible angle in frustration.
    • 46'
      A long way back for West Brom after a super start from Spurs, but Berahino pushes forward after a long ball from Morrison to get things started.
    • 48'
      Dawson, who hit the crossbar in the first half, clears Walker's cross. Dembele is linking up well with Lamela but Wisdom cuts out his pass. Spurs knocking on the door again as the Baggies sit deep and absorb the pressure.
    • 50'
      CLOSE! A sensational swivel on to his left foot from Eriksen, as he shoots just wide of Foster's right post. The delightful Dane is showing signs of furthering Tottenham's lead early in this second period.
    • 52'
      Rose plays a lovely one-two with Kane, after picking the striker out from distance. Lamela's subsequent corner comes to nothing as Kane crashes into Lescott to concede a free-kick.
    • 54'
      Berahino almost finds a way through on goal but his attempted dribble is stopped by Vertonghen. Spurs now getting sloppy with their passing from midfield, as Dawson and McAuley hold strong to keep the gap at two goals.
    • 55'
      S. Berahino receives a yellow card.
    • 56'
      Berahino is booked for his reaction to conceding a free-kick. West Brom becoming frustrated as Anichebe is then penalised for a strong clash with Vertonghen.
    • 58'
      The game is becoming increasingly heated now as Dembele comes in late on Dawson, conceding a foul. Anichebe is again the target but Dawson's long pass is cleared. A rare spell of possession now for the Baggies.
    • 60'
      SI B. Ideye SO M. Dembélé
    • 60'
      C. McManaman is done for the day. B. Ideye is his replacement.
    • 60'
      No threat as of yet from the home side, as we reach the hour mark at The Hawthorns. They need inspiration from somewhere as Spurs are unlucky not to find the target with both Kane and Lamela seeing their shots blocked in the penalty box.
    • 61'
      SI C. Gardner SO M. Dembélé
    • 61'
      C. Gardner enters play, replacing A. Wisdom.
    • 62'
      SI N. Chadli SO M. Dembélé
    • 62'
      M. Dembélé is done for the day. N. Chadli is his replacement.
    • 62'
      A strong run from Anichebe down the left flank results in a goal kick, despite the striker's strong appeals for a corner. West Brom's strike force are getting frustrated with a lack of creativity as Spurs take control again with Mason.
    • 63'
      PENALTY! Lescott concedes it for handball after Eriksen punishes Dawson's mistake with a terrific through ball to Walker.
    • 64'
      GOOAAAALLLLLL! Kane adds his second goal and Tottenham's third from the spot. Spurs in cruise control after the Englishman's 20th strike of the season!
    • 66'
      West Brom scuppered a 3-0 lead in this fixture last year but Spurs are in no danger of doing the same. Berahino is brought down by Fazio on the left, despite a lack of contact on the Baggies striker.
    • 68'
      Morrison's delivery is cleared and Yacob's shot is deflected for a corner. Anichebe headers wide after finding space at the front post, but Berahino see's his shot go narrowly wide of Lloris' right post after receiving the Frenchman's goal kick.
    • 70'
      Brunt does well to keep the ball in play but Anichebe is unable to get on the end of his following cross. At the other end West Brom survive a goal mouth scramble as Paulinho's low driven cross sails wide.
    • 72'
      Chadli finds Eriksen in the middle as Spurs start to push forward in search of a fourth goal. West Brom look short of ideas as they continue to launch long balls forward towards Anichebe, frustrating the frontman.
    • 74'
      SI B. Stambouli SO M. Dembélé
    • 74'
      R. Mason is replaced with B. Stambouli.
    • 74'
      West Brom almost claw a goal back as Berahino turns and strikes in the Tottenham box, but Rose was on hand to clear before Anichebe could follow up Lloris' splendid save.
    • 76'
      Lamela finds space on the edge of West Brom's box but is closed down by Morrison just as he attempts to shoot. Gardner plays in Berahino, who does well to spin and almost picks out Anichebe.
    • 78'
      Chadli and Kane attempt a one-two in West Brom's penalty area but Foster comes out to clear. Paulinho loses out to Morrison as the Baggies take possession..
    • 80'
      C. Yacob is yellow-carded.
    • 80'
      Paulinho is fouled as he tries to strike on goal, with Kane's following free-kick forcing Foster to make a great save. Lamela's run is then thwarted as Anichebe takes possession in the Spurs half.
    • 82'
      Lamela is beginning to shift inside, finding space in front of McAuley and Dawson. Foster launches it long for Anichebe but Spurs win back possession with a strong tackle from Eriksen.
    • 84'
      Tottenham passing the ball around smoothly, not taking any risks in the later stages at The Hawthorns. With a three goal lead, Eriksen breaks down the left and finds Chadli but the attack fizzles out.
    • 86'
      Gardner is penalised for a foul on Rose as he attempted to attack Brunt's inswinging cross from deep at the back post. The winger's following corner is a poor one and West Brom end up with possession at Foster's feet.
    • 87'
      CHANCE! Berahino finds himself one on one with Lloris but he is unable to get his feet sorted out as Tottenham's stopper collects easily.
    • 88'
      SI Soldado SO M. Dembélé
    • 88'
      SI G. Dorrans SO M. Dembélé
    • 88'
      J. Morrison is done for the day. G. Dorrans is his replacement.
    • 88'
      H. Kane is replaced with Soldado.
    • 89'
      Soldado's first touch is a poor one as Tottenham lose possession. Berahino and Anichebe are still struggling to make the most of West Brom's continuous searching balls forward, but without any luck.
    • 90'
      Four minutes of stoppage time at The Hawthorns as Brunt finds Berahino in the Tottenham box. But the striker's turn is blocked and Anichebe is unable to keep the ball in play.
    • FULL TIME

    Line Up

    ACTIVE

    SUBSTITUTES

    MANAGERS

    croatia
    Slaven Bilic
    portugal
    José Mourinho

    Statistics

    OVERVIEW

    Possession 0% 0%
    Effective Chances 0 0
    Shots on Target 0 0
    Turnovers 0 0

    POSSESSION

    Passes 0 0
    Passing Accuracy 0% 0%
    Passing Accuracy in opponent’s half 0% 0%
    Crosses 0 0
    Crossing accuracy 0% 0%

    ATTACK

    Shots 0 0
    Shots outside the box 0 0
    Shots inside the box 0 0
    Shooting accuracy 0% 0%

    DEFENCE

    Tackles 0 0
    Effective Tackles 0% 0%
    Blocked Shots 0 0
    Clearances 0 0
    Saves 0 0

    DISCIPLINE

    Fouls Conceded 7 12
    Yellow Cards 2 1
    Red Cards 0 0
    Offsides 0 0

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