Still on the FA Cup tournament, Tottenham have succeeded in defeating the Champions Middlesbrough, making them reaching fourth stage in the FA Cup Competition. Tottenham wins Middlesbrough 2-1 to reach fourth round in FA Cup.
An early goal that came from Ceslo and Lamela gave spur the lead against their rivals to get into the fourth round of the FA Cup Competition. This would be the First time Mourinho men will win their match ever since their last 5 match meeting in all competitions both home and away. Remember that these same Club had a draw in their previous match which ended 1-1.
Jose Mourinho men handed their visitors an early goal each coming in the first half, never minding that five crucial players where exempted, Harry Kane couldn’t make it to the match due to injury in his last match.
As the match began, it just took about two minutes for the Home side to register their first goal. There first goal was by Lo Ceslo, after getting a pass from Tomas. Ceslo made his shoot brought the club their first goal.
The Second goal was followed by Lamela registered in 15 minutes still on the first half. Lamela’s goal, was the goal Jose Mourinho men got to beat brough in the FA Cup reply competition.
Middlesbrough battle to see if the can reduce the score line in the remaining minutes of the first half. But all their effort was a waste. In the Second half of the Match two changes were made at Mourinho side, Heung-min Son and Dele Alli. This changes, was to aim for increase in the score gap. But it yielded nothing as the goal still remains the same.
Tottenham wins Middlesbrough 2-1 to reach fourth round in FA Cup.
The match was almost getting to close, when George Saville scored for the visitors to reduce the score gap. Seville’s goal came in 83rd minutes of the match.
At the end of the match, the goal score was 2-1. Making Tottenham winners of the match.
Tottenham Hotspur next match would be with Southampton in the fourth round of the FA Cup Tournament.