After a poor run of performances in the Premier League, Tottenham Hotspur have secured their first of the new year against Leeds United.
Tottenham Hotspur has gone through a recent dry patch in the Premier League as the north London side were without a win in their last four fixtures. However, Spurs managed to start the new year on a perfect note after defeating Leeds United at home while also maintaining a clean sheet.
An early penalty converted by Harry Kane, followed by a beautiful goal scored by Heung-Min Son, and then Toby Alderweireld‘s attempt from Son’s corner sealed a clean slate 3-0 victory. Jose Mourinho and his team now prepare for a set of crucial games as they face Liverpool and Aston Villa in the Premier League. Here are the talking points from Tottenham Hotspur vs Leeds United.
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HARRY KANE AND SON-HEUNG MIN COMBINE BEAUTIFULLY FOR TOTTENHAM HOTSPUR
Harry Kane and Son-Heung Min have taken the Premier League by a storm this season. Both these forwards under Jose Mourinho have exploded under the scene forming a devasting counter-attacking duo. Kane now has 10 goals and 11 assists in the Premier League, meanwhile his counterpart Son has 12 goals and five assists.
The attacking duo together has contributed to 55 goals for Tottenham Hotspur so far this season in the Premier League. Their telepathic chemistry was on display against Leeds United as well, as Harry Kane found Son-Heung Min in the box from an early cross to secure their second goal. Kane and Son have been instrumental for Jose Mourinho this season and the fitness levels of both these players will be crucial if Spurs are to win some silverware this season.