Report | August 6
4 - 1
|Ryan Sessegnon 21||James Ward-Prowse 12|
|Eric Dier 31|
|Mohammed Salisu 61 [OG]|
|Dejan Kulusevski 63|
James Ward-Prowse opened the score for Southampton in the 12th minute after being found by Moussa Djénepo. After the first goal, Tottenham responded in a big way, with a 4 goal barrage. Southampton couldn't muster another beyond that initial score, as Tottenham took the dominant win.
Son Heungmin posed a threat out wide all game, registering 7 crosses. Spurs had the edge in the passing game, completing 553 passes compared to Saints' 410.
Tottenham kick things off with a win. Meanwhile, Southampton will look to bounce back next match.
|Dejan Kulusevski||Son Heungmin|
|1 goal scored||Assisted 1 goal|
|Blocked 1 shot (1st in the game)||Had 2 shots on target (1st in the game)|
Next up, Tottenham renew their rivalry with Chelsea on Sunday, August 14th. While Southampton prepare for a bottom-of-the-table scrap against fellow strugglers Leeds on Saturday, August 13th. Can Spurs find another win? Will Saints improve and pick up points?
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