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2019-10-19 | 16:00 |  English Barclays Premier League | Tottenham Hotspur Stadium |  Full Time
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Tottenham Hotspur Watford
  • 86' Dele Alli (Goal)
    1 Goals 1 6' Abdoulaye Doucouré (Goal)
  • 13' Davinson Sánchez
    77' Moussa Sissoko
    89' Danny Rose
    90' Dele Alli
    4 Yellow Cards 3 84' Roberto Pereyra
    88' Kiko Femenía
    90' José Holebas
  • Red Cards
Commentary
  • 94'

    Good defending from Dawson as Spurs look to attack again and he kicks the ball away deep in his own box. The score remains on 1-1.

  • 94'

    FULL-TIME: TOTTENHAM HOTSPUR 1-1 WATFORD. Spurs will have to settle for a draw and they have stopped the rot but big questions hang in the air for the hosts. Watford will feel hard done by the VAR decision, but it is a draw in the end.

  • 92'

    Lamela hits the wall with the free kick and Dawson is down as he gets hit in the head with the free kick.

  • 91'

    Four minutes of time added to this half.

  • 90'

    A bit of pushing and shoving between the players as tempers flare. YELLOW! Bookings for Alli and Holebas. We are now in stoppage time as Spurs have a free kick.

  • 89'

    First goal in 18 games for Dele Alli and it was a smart finish from him. Foster should not have come out of his goal to collect that.

  • 88'

    YELLOW! Femenia is shown the yellow card for a foul on Rose and tempers flare. The crowd is behind the hosts as they take a free kick. Spurs have a corner after the free kick.

  • 87'

    A bit of confusion with the VAR communications from the referee and the goal will count. Scores are level.

  • 86'

    GOAL, TOTTENHAM, ALLI! 1-1: Dele Alli makes it 1-1 and Foster is not happy with his defenders. VAR checks the goal and celebrations are on hold. It will be a goal.

  • 83'

    Pereyra will be replaced by but he is taking his time to leave the field. Spurs are not happy with this. Hughes comes on for Watford.

  • 82'

    Watford sense that a victory is within reach. They will take their time with things now. Pereyra is down because of an injury and get will be replaced.

  • 80'

    We are going into the last 10 minutes of the game. Rose takes a tumble in the box and Spurs have a chance for a penalty but VAR confirms the referee's decision that it was not a penalty.

  • 78'

    Shot! Deulofeu curls the ball in towards the far corner of the goal but the keeper makes an easy save in the end. There was not a lot of power behind the shot.

  • 77'

    YELLOW CARD! Deulofeu takes a tumble after a clash with Sissoko and the Spurs man his shown a yellow card. Deulofeu is standing over a free kick in a good spot.

  • 74'

    Spurs are looking for a goal and they try and attack but Kane fails to score again. Frustration building for the hosts and the crowd makes them know.

  • 71'

    Winks is replaced as Ndombele comes on for Spurs. Watford bring on Femenia for Janmaat.

  • 69'

    Kane looks to run with the ball and he passes the ball to Son but Watford clear the ball with ease.

  • 67'

    A bit of scrappy play from both sides and a few mistakes too so far in the second half.

  • 65'

    Poor defending from Spurs and that could have been costly. Watford fail to score after Winks bumps the ball into no man's land in his own box.

  • 63'

    Moura is going off and Lamela comes on for Spurs as they make another change.

  • 62'

    Wide! Deulofeu runs into the box and looks to shoot the ball but his shot goes wide. Watford are threatening to score and as time ticks away so do Spurs' chances.

  • 61'

    Offside! Kane is caught offside as Spurs look to attack with a through ball. Watford hold the lead but will one goal be enough today?

  • 58'

    Watford appeal for a hand ball as they attack in the Spurs box but the referee is not interested and the hosts clear the ball with ease.

  • 57'

    Tottenham have enjoyed more than 65 per cent of the possession but they have not been able to make much of it.

  • 55'

    Gazzaniga with a dodgy moment as he tries to pass the ball back but it goes straight up in the air. Pereyra is unable to find the space to make this a goal.

  • 52'

    The pace of the game has picked up and Spurs are looking to attack more and more. Son has looked dangerous already.

  • 50'

    Deulofeu on the counter and then he crosses the ball into the box but Aurier is quick to come across and defend well.

  • 49'

    Close! Son with a nice run on the right wing and then he shoots but hits the crossbar. Foster got a touch on that so it was a good save.

  • 48'

    HALF-TIME: SPURS 0-1 WATFORD. Watford stay in the lead and they will be unhappy about the disallowed penalty to Deulofeu. Spurs could be in for a setback once again if they don't bounce back in the second half.

  • 48'

    Son has the ball but Watford manage to quickly dispossess him and cut off the attack.

  • 46'

    Kick-off! Son is on for Spurs as the second half begins. Sanchez is replaced.

  • 45'

    Four minutes of added time to this half because of the Welbeck injury.

  • 43'

    Just a few minutes remaining in the first half and there will be a few talking points so far. Watford are in the lead with one goal.

  • 41'

    Deulofeu was pleading there and the replays showed that it was clearly a penalty. This could be a big talking point if Watford go on to lose this game.

  • 39'

    Appeals for a penalty as Deulofeu is brought down in the Spurs box and VAR checks it and does not give it a penalty. Watford will feel hard done by, it looked like a penalty.

  • 37'

    Kane has not seen much of the ball so far. Spurs have not looked dangerous in the Watford box.

  • 36'

    Spurs have the ball again and they look to attack but Watford are alert to the threat. They take their time, but clear the ball eventually.

  • 33'

    We are in the final 15 minutes of the first half and it has been a scrappy game so far. Watford hold an important lead away from home.

  • 30'

    Foster makes a good save! A better ball in from the Spurs but the keeper is quick to come out and collect it.

  • 28'

    Rose allows the ball to slip away as Alderweireld drives a cross towards him. It should have been a goal kick to Watford but the referee gives it as a throw.

  • 26'

    It has been an amazing drop of form for the Spurs and they will need to work their way back into it. They have not really threatened in the first half so far.

  • 22'

    Shot! Moura feeds the ball to Dele who shoots but the ball goes straight to the keeper. Foster made an easy save but it will give Spurs some confidence.

  • 21'

    Spurs look to attack but Watford manage to defend easily and win the ball back.

  • 19'

    Watford are looking like the better side and the Spurs manager looks concerned on the sidelines.

  • 17'

    Penalty not given! Replays show that Rose took a tumble as Pereyra got close to him in the box. Referee Kavanagh does not give it and VAR confirms.

  • 14'

    He hits the wall! Deulofeu tries to curl the ball into the goal but hits the wall. He will get a corner from it.

  • 12'

    YELLOW CARD! A poor challenge from Sanchez and Watford have a free kick in a good position. There was no need for that.

  • 8'

    This is going to be a big test for Spurs as they are behind in the game early on. They will need to dig deep and come back.

  • 6'

    GOAL, WATFORD, DOUCOURE! 0-1: It was a slow start to the game but Doucoure changes that with an early goal. Brilliant cross to Doucoure and he tucks it into the goal perfectly.

  • 4'

    Welbeck is going off because of an injury and Deulofeu will take his place. Big blow for Watford.

  • 2'

    Watford are playing in their all blue away kit and Spurs are in blue shorts and white shirts.

  • 1'

    Kick-off! The first half begins as the Spurs start things off at home.

  • 0'

    Hello and welcome to our live coverage of the Premier League clash between Tottenham Hotspur and Watford from the Tottenham Hotspur Stadium.

  • 0'

    Spurs have a few injury issues with Christian Eriksen suffering a dead leg and Hugo Lloris out with an elbow injury. But Giovani Lo Celso and Ryan Sessegnon have returned to full training and could play today.

  • 0'

    Watford captain Troy Deeney could be back in action soon as he is recovering from a knee surgery, but he will be unavailable today. Etienne Capoue, Sebastian Prodl and Isaac Success will also miss today's game.

  • 0'

    Tottenham are 9th on the log with three wins and 11 points and Watford are struggling at the bottom of the table with just three points.

  • 0'

    Watford have won just one of their 12 Premier League meetings with Spurs, with the win at Vicarage Road in September 2018.

  • 0'

    Tottenham have lost five of their last 33 Premier League meetings with sides starting the day bottom of the table.

  • 0'

    Watford: Foster, Janmaat, Dawson, Kabasele, Cathcart, Holebas, Pereyra, Doucoure, Cleverley, Chalobah, Welbeck Subs: Gomes, Deulofeu, Masina, Gray, Hughes, Femenia, Sarr.

  • 0'

    Tottenham Hotspur: Gazzaniga, Aurier, Alderweireld, Sanchez, Vertonghen, Rose, Sissoko, Winks, Dele, Moura, Kane Subs: Austin, Son, Lamela, Dier, Foyth, Ndombele, Davies.

Team Line-ups
Tottenham Hotspur Watford
  • Danny Rose
  • Toby Alderweireld
  • Jan Vertonghen
  • Davinson Sánchez
  • Harry Winks
  • Harry Kane
  • Moussa Sissoko
  • Dele Alli
  • Paulo Gazzaniga
  • Serge Aurier
  • Lucas Moura
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
  • 6
  • 8
  • 10
  • 17
  • 20
  • 22
  • 24
  • 27
  • 2
  • 4
  • 8
  • 10
  • 14
  • 15
  • 16
  • 25
  • 26
  • 27
  • 37
  • Daryl Janmaat
  • Craig Dawson
  • Tom Cleverley
  • Danny Welbeck
  • Nathaniel Chalobah
  • Craig Cathcart
  • Abdoulaye Doucouré
  • José Holebas
  • Ben Foster
  • Christian Kabasele
  • Roberto Pereyra
Substitutions
  • Son Heung-Min
  • Erik Lamela
  • Eric Dier
  • Juan Foyth
  • Tanguy Ndombele
  • Ben Davies
  • Brandon Austin
  • 7
  • 11
  • 15
  • 21
  • 28
  • 33
  • 49
  • 1
  • 7
  • 11
  • 18
  • 19
  • 21
  • 23
  • Heurelho Gomes
  • Gerard Deulofeu
  • Adam Masina
  • Andre Gray
  • Will Hughes
  • Kiko Femenía
  • Ismaila Sarr

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