8/12/2018 ESPN

Vertonghen, Alli score as Spurs win at Newcastle

Jan Vertonghen and Dele Alli scored first-half goals as Tottenham opened their Premier League season with a 2-1 victory over Newcastle.

  • KO
    • Kickoff
  • 8
    • Jan Vertonghen Goal - Header
  • 11
    • Joselu Goal - Header
  • 18
    • Dele Alli Goal - Header
  • 42
    • Eric Dier Yellow Card
  • HT
    • Halftime
  • 58
    • Joselu Yellow Card
  • 59
    • On: Salomón Rondón | Off: Joselu
  • 68
    • Harry Kane Yellow Card
  • 68
    • On: Mousa Dembélé | Off: Lucas Moura
  • 69
    • On: Christian Atsu | Off: Matt Ritchie
  • 80
    • On: Son Heung-Min | Off: Dele Alli
  • 81
    • On: Yoshinori Muto | Off: Ayoze Pérez
  • 88
    • On: Luke Amos | Off: Eric Dier
  • 90+4
    • Mohamed Diamé Yellow Card
  • FT
    • End Regular Time
Newcastle United Logo Newcastle United NEW Tottenham Hotspur TOT Tottenham Hotspur Logo
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NEW
4-4-1-1
  • 12Dubravka
  • 3Dummett
  • 2Clark
  • 6Lascelles
  • 22Yedlin
  • 15Kenedy
  • 10Diamé
  • 8Shelvey
  • 11Ritchie
    On: Christian Atsu | Off: Matt Ritchie
  • 17Pérez
    On: Yoshinori Muto | Off: Ayoze Pérez
  • 21Joselu
    On: Salomón Rondón | Off: Joselu
No. Name
12 Martin Dubravka
Saves 3
  • Shots 0
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
2 Ciaran Clark
Goals 0
  • Shots 2
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 1
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
6 Jamaal Lascelles
Goals 0
  • Shots 0
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 1
  • 1 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
3 Paul Dummett
Goals 0
  • Shots 1
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 1 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
22 DeAndre Yedlin
Goals 0
  • Shots 1
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 1
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
10 Mohamed Diamé  90'+4'
Goals 0
  • Shots 1
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 1
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 1 Yellow
    • 0 Red
8 Jonjo Shelvey
Goals 0
  • Shots 0
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 3
  • 1 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
15 Kenedy
Goals 0
  • Shots 1
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 5 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
11 Matt Ritchie
Goals 0
  • Shots 2
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 3
  • 1 Fouls Against
  • Assist 1
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
69' 30  Christian Atsu
Goals 0
  • Shots 1
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 1 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 1
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
21 Joselu  11' 58'
Goals 1
  • Shots 2
  • 1 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 1
  • 1 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 1 Yellow
    • 0 Red
59' 9  Salomón Rondón
Goals 0
  • Shots 2
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
17 Ayoze Pérez
Goals 0
  • Shots 1
  • 1 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 1 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
81' 13  Yoshinori Muto
Goals 0
  • Shots 1
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
Substitutes
4 Ki Sung-Yueng
Goals 0
  • Shots 0
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
26 Karl Darlow
Saves 0
  • Shots 0
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
19 Javier Manquillo
Goals 0
  • Shots 0
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
5 Fabian Schär
Goals 0
  • Shots 0
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red

Game Information

  • VENUE: St James' Park
  • ,
  • ATTENDANCE: 51,749

Match Commentary

90'+6' Match ends, Newcastle United 1, Tottenham Hotspur 2.
90'+6' Second Half ends, Newcastle United 1, Tottenham Hotspur 2.
90'+5' Offside, Newcastle United. Mohamed Diamé tries a through ball, but Christian Atsu is caught offside.

Match Stats

NEW
TOT

Possession

40% 60%

Shots (on Goal)

15 (2)
15 (5)
NEW TOT
11 Fouls 12
2 Yellow Cards 2
0 Red Cards 0
1 Offsides 0
3 Corner Kicks 5
3 Saves 1

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POS Team GP GD PTS
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2 Liverpool 12 +18 30
3 Chelsea 12 +19 28
4 Tottenham Hotspur 12 +10 27
5 Arsenal 12 +11 24
6 AFC Bournemouth 12 +5 20
7 Watford 12 +3 20
8 Manchester United 12 -1 20
9 Everton 12 +4 19
10 Leicester City 12 +1 17
11 Wolverhampton Wanderers 12 -1 16
12 Brighton & Hove Albion 12 -5 14
13 West Ham United 12 -4 12
14 Newcastle United 12 -6 9
15 Burnley 12 -13 9
16 Crystal Palace 12 -9 8
17 Southampton 12 -13 8
18 Cardiff City 12 -14 8
19 Huddersfield Town 12 -16 7
20 Fulham 12 -20 5