Tottenham vs Liverpool – LIVE!
The Premier League weekend concludes in north London this afternoon as an injury-hit Spurs aspect look to earn a uncommon win over an out-of-sorts Liverpool aspect. Antonio Conte misplaced each Heung-min Son and Cristian Romero to damage within the weekend, including to sizeable health woes, however hopes to have Dejan Kulusevski again as we speak off the bench.
Liverpool, in the meantime, wish to keep away from a 3rd consecutive league defeat, having been overwhelmed by each Leeds and Nottingham Forest in current weeks. Nevertheless, they head to N17 with a nice file towards Spurs – having gained six and drawn three of their earlier 9 encounters.
Trent Alexander-Arnold mentioned final week that defeat for Liverpool as we speak would “finish” their season. Why that can’t realistically be true in November, a defeat on the highway as we speak would depart Liverpool 13 factors off Spurs. Comply with the sport under with Customary Sport’s devoted reside match weblog, that includes skilled evaluation from Spurs correspondent Dan Kilpatrick.
Tottenham vs Liverpool Highlights
Kick-off: 4.30pm GMT, Tottenham Hotspur Stadium
Learn how to watch: Sky Sports activities
Spurs staff information: Perisic up high
Liverpool staff information: Nunez to begin?
Rating prediction: Liverpool to win
Tottenham Hotspur FC 0 – 2 Liverpool FC
17:48 , Alex Younger
61min: Salah virtually gifted one other objective as Dier slips, permitting the ahead to dash via on objective till Davies makes a last-ditch sort out.
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59min: Spurs work it throughout the face of Liverpool’s penalty space and out extensive to Bentancur, who has about three Spurs gamers lined up on the again submit for a faucet in however his cross is over all of them.
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55min: Kane virtually nicks the ball away from an unawares Alisson, however the keeper simply will get away with it.
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54min: Spurs vulnerable to being hit on the counter and Liverpool virtually just do that as Salah fires in a low drive in the direction of Lloris’ left-hand nook, however the keeper will get all the way down to make the save.
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50min: Now Perisic hits the bar from eight yards! A nice in the reduction of from Sessegnon.
Spurs firmly on the entrance foot.
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49min: Dier virtually makes amends with a nice header at one other nook, however Alisson makes an excellent save to disclaim him.
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47min: Spurs straight on the entrance foot via Sessegnon and win an early nook… however the supply fails to beat the primary man.
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46min: Again underway in Tottenham. No adjustments for both staff.
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The half-time announcer at Spurs is in a hopeful temper. He simply mentioned: “Tottenham Hotspur have gained extra factors from going behind this season than every other Premier League staff, so you recognize what to do!”
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Two from Salah sees the Reds firmly on target for his or her first away win of the season.
Spurs loved good spells however very sloppy defending as soon as once more their downfall.
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46min: That is your lot.
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45min: Two corners come to nothing. One minute added on.
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43min: Liverpool go shut once more as Lloris has to push Elliott’s shot away to concede a nook.
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40min: A suckerpunch for Spurs! Dier will get a clearing header all incorrect and the ball simply drops to Salah to run via a dink over Lloris.
Dan Kilpatrick at Tottenham
17:09 , Alex Younger
“The battle between Ryan Sessegnon and Trent Alexander-Arnold has been very watchable up to now. Sessegnon is having the very best of their duels however missing a last ball; Alexander-Arnold is struggling defensively however his passing from him is excellent. ”
17:06 , Alex Younger
33min: Alexander-Arnold pushes Sessegnon over once more, however this time it’s a foul. And he escapes a yellow card.
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30 min: Half an hour gone and it is a much more even sport than the opening 10 minutes steered it could be.
Liverpool have not examined Spurs since Salah’s objective.
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28min: Spurs on high, for now. Kane sends a ball excessive on the lookout for Perisic within the space, nevertheless it’s a yard or two forward of the Croatian.
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26min: Half a sight of objective for Sessegnon, who will get the higher of Alexander-Arnold to drive into the realm however Konate mops up.
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22min: Spurs have finished nicely since going behind – as ever – however Liverpool retaining them at bay for now.
Taking a look at replays of that penalty incident, Alexander-Arnold actually obtained away with one there.
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19min: Penalty shout for Spurs waved away by each the referee and VAR after Sessegnon goes down.
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15min: Good response from Spurs! Perisic hits the submit from a header after which Allison denies Hojbjerg.
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13min: Spurs concede first for the sixth sport operating and thirteenth time in 20 video games this season.
They’ve gone on to win 5 of these video games, although.
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11min: Simply 11 minutes gone and it had already been coming!
Salah turns well inside the realm to fireplace previous Lloris after a sensible flick from Nunez.
Dan Kilpatrick checks in
16:40 , Alex Younger
“As anticipated, Ivan Perisic is in an unfamiliar position as Spurs’ second striker, with the Croatian taking part in up near Harry Kane. Not a lot from both up to now however Liverpool’s Darwin Nunez has already had a few sighters in a vivid begin.”
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7min: Once more, Nunez has the ball on the left and this time curls a cease towards Lloris’ far submit… and it is inches extensive!
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6min: Liverpool already discovering loads of pleasure down Spurs’ right-hand aspect, with Nunez twice in house however this time he opts to search out Salah however solely runs the ball out of play.
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3min: First sight of objective galls to the guests as Nunez stings Lloris’s palms on the angle, simply inside the realm.
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1min: Right here we go!
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Spurs very a lot patched up and should be at their greatest as we speak to get a end result towards a Liverpool aspect who’re just about as robust as they are often.
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It is tough to know what to anticipate from both of those sides, with Liverpool unable to provide any consistency and Tottenham seemingly incapable of placing collectively an entire efficiency over greater than 45 minutes.
One other sluggish begin from Spurs will certainly be punished by Liverpool, who had loads of probabilities of their defeats to Nottingham Forest and Liverpool.
With the hosts weakened additional by the absence of Heung-min Son, this seems like an actual likelihood for the Reds to shut floor on their top-four rivals.
Liverpool to win, 2-1.
15:59 , Alex Younger
With Newcastle’s win at Southampton, Spurs drop to fourth forward of kick-off.
Spurs have to file their first win in 10 towards Liverpool to leap again into third.
Nunez again in
15:45 , Alex Younger
For Liverpool, Darwin Nunez is again within the beginning line-up, becoming a member of each Harvey Elliott and Andy Robertson.
In any other case, it is a case of as you have been for the Reds. James Milner has not been thought-about after struggling a concussion towards Napoli.
perisic up high
15:40 , Alex Younger
So, given their damage disaster up high, Tottenham go 3-5-2 and draft in Ivan Perisic to play up entrance alongside Harry Kane.
Dejan Kulusevski is again after damage however not match sufficient to begin. Rodrigo Bentancur has shaken off health issues to maintain his place from him.
Not lots of creativity in that staff.
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…and the guests.
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This is how the hosts look.
Liverpool staff information
15:28 , Alex Younger
James Milner has been dominated out of Sunday’s match on account of concussion protocols following a head damage picked up towards Napoli, however Jurgen Klopp has confirmed Jordan Henderson is match and accessible.
Darwin Nunez got here off the bench to attain within the Champions League and will probably be hoping that cameo is sufficient for him to earn a spot within the beginning lineup.
Spurs staff information
15:23 , Alex Younger
Heung-min Son is sort of sure to overlook out as he undergoes surgical procedure on a fracture round his left eye, placing his participation on the World Cup later this month in severe doubt.
Cristian Romero isn’t anticipated to return till after the event as he battles a calf damage in one other blow to Conte. Dejan Kulusevski and Richarlison are each nearing returns however will this weekend come too quickly?
the place to observe
15:17 , Alex Younger
TV channels: The match will probably be televised on Sky Sports activities Major Occasion and Premier League, with protection beginning at 4pm following the conclusion of Southampton’s match towards Newcastle.
Livestream: Sky Sports activities subscribers will have the ability to watch the match on-line by way of the Sky Go app.
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Good day and welcome to the Night Customary’s LIVE protection of the Premier League conflict between Tottenham and Liverpool.
Kick-off in north London is at 4.30pm GMT.
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