Spurs 2-0 Crystal Palace: The Twitter Match Report

Tottenham moved up to fifth spot with a home win over Crystal Palace thanks to goals from Christian Eriksen and Jermain Defoe. Meanwhile Jason Puncheon missed an early penalty.

Here’s how Twitter reacted to the game…

9 minutes – Penalty to Crystal Palace… but Puncheon blazes the ball high and wide

30 minutes – Palace fans happy with their side
34 minutes – Bentaleb crashes a long distance effort against the post
40 minutes – during a break in play news filters around White Hart Lane that Puncheon’s penalty-kick ball has written off one unfortunate fan’s car!
50 minutes – Christian Eriksen fires Tottenham into the lead after latching onto an Emmanuel Adebayor flick on

58 minutes – On comes Jermain Defoe fresh from the announcement of his move to Toronto FC
73 minutes – It just had to be. Defoe wriggles in the area before finding the back of the net. He will be missed at White Hart Lane

Full Time – Tottenham secure all three points thanks to goals from Eriksen and Defoe



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