Spurs fans fume at Lamela’s dire first half display

Group E’s two supposedly strongest teams faced-off, with Tottenham visiting Bayer Leverkusen.

Spurs have gone into the game with three points after losing to Monaco at Wembley and then beating CSKA Moscow in Russia whilst Leverkusen drew with both of those sides.

It was a pretty cagey start but Spurs had some joy down the right side in particular and have also seen a Vincent Janssen goal ruled out for offside.

Meanwhile, Leverkusen have done very little to scare Spurs up until now with their changed defence including Eric Dier and Kieran Trippier coping well with what they’ve had to face so far.

It’s been a pretty-confidence boosting performance so far then but Spurs fans are slightly anxious on Twitter that Erik Lamela could get himself sent off after a needless booking. Indeed, some fans are just downright annoyed – here are some of the best tweets about the Argentine…

Clear that Lamela isn’t the brightest of souls, apparently.

‘Very Lamela’ is a handy little phrase for anyone wanting to quantify slightly foolish actions.

 


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