LONDON. Tottenham Hotspur beats Burnley 1-0 after H. Kane scored a penalty (45′). Tottenham Hotspur was vastly superior ball possession (69%) was among the key factors of its victory.
The match was held at the Tottenham Hotspur Stadium Stadium in London on Sunday and this began at 11:00 am UTC. The referee was Kevin Friend who was helped by Simon Beck and Adrian Holmes. The 4th official was Simon Hooper. The weather was rainy. The temperature was pleasant around 16.7 degrees Celsius or 62.08 Fahrenheit. Humidity was up to 81%.
Tottenham Hotspur was in firm control of the ball 69% while Burnley was struggling with a 31% ball possession.
Tottenham Hotspur was more aggressive with 77 dangerous attacks and 21 shots of which 8 were on target. Which is one of the reasons Tottenham Hotspur won the match.
Tottenham Hotspur shot 21 times, 8 on target, 13 off target. On the other side, Burnley shot 8 times, 1 on target, 7 off target.
Tottenham Hotspur received 3 yellow cards (Lucas Moura, H. Lloris and D. Kulusevski). On the other side, Burnley received 2 yellow cards (C. Roberts and N. Pope).
After playing this match, Tottenham Hotspur will have 65 points to stay in the 5th place. On the opposite side, Burnley will stay with 34 points like Leeds United to stay in the 17th place.
H. Kane (Penalty)
Burnley will play away with Aston Villa on the 19th of May with a 3-2 head to head stats in favor of Aston Villa (4 draws).
Tottenham Hotspur: Formation and Lineups
Tottenham Hotspur started with a 3-4-2-1 line-up (3-4-2-1).
The manager Antonio Conte chose to play with the following team: Hugo Lloris , Davinson Sánchez , Eric Dier , Ben Davies , Emerson Royal , Rodrigo Bentancur , Pierre-Emile Højbjerg , Ryan Sessegnon , Lucas Moura , Heung-min Son and Harry Kane .
Tottenham Hotspur made 2 changes: Lucas Moura for D. Kulusevski (79′) and Emerson Royal for J. Rodon (90′).
Top player: Lucas Moura
Probably the most impressive player in Tottenham Hotspur was Lucas Moura even if he didn’t score the decisive goal.
His rating iswith 33 passes (90% accurate) and 4 key passes. He was won 5 duels out of 12. He performed 6 crosses.
Burnley: Formation and Lineups
Burnley started with a 5-3-2 line-up (5-3-2).
On the other side, Michael David Jackson played with: Nick Pope , Connor Roberts , Kevin Long , Nathan Collins , Matthew Lowton , Charlie Taylor , Josh Brownhill , Jack Cork , Dwight McNeil , Maxwel Cornet and Ashley Barnes .
Burnley made 2 changes: A. Barnes for W. Weghorst (78′) and M. Lowton for A. Lennon (78′).
Top player: Nathan Collins
Probably the most impressive player in Burnley was Nathan Collins.
His rating iswith 23 passes (91% accurate) and 1 key pass. He was won 1 duel out of 5.
Results of the day
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