Tottenham’s Harry Kane, proper, celebrates after scoring his facet’s opening objective. (AP Picture)
LONDON: Tottenham Hotspur‘s England striker Harry Kane scored his twenty second Premier League objective of the season to assist his facet to a 2-0 dwelling win over Wolverhampton Wanderers on Sunday which boosted their bid to safe European soccer for subsequent season.
After Kane’s late first-half strike, Pierre-Emile Hojbjerg grabbed Tottenham’s second simply previous the hour to seal a victory which lifted Ryan Mason’s workforce to sixth within the standings.
Kane, the league’s main scorer, struck on the stroke of halftime, shortly after seeing Conor Coady block his header on the goal-line with the England defender then additionally clearing a goalbound follow-up shot from Giovani Lo Celso.
Hojbjerg noticed Kane with house in behind and performed within the England captain who took the ball into the realm and confirmed composure to carry off Coady and ship a cool end previous a diving Rui Patricio.
Spurs hit the publish twice in a matter of seconds shortly after the break however lastly doubled their lead when a low drive from Gareth Bale was parried into the trail of Denmark midfielder Hojbjerg who bumped into the six-yard field to faucet the ball dwelling.
Wolves hardly ever threatened and Spurs comfortably held on to maneuver to 59 factors, inside 5 factors of fourth-placed Chelsea with two matches to play. They’re one level behind Liverpool, whoare fifth with a recreation in hand. Wolves remained twelfth.