Tottenham 0-1 Leicester: Robert Huth header stuns Spurs

Robert Huth’s late header stunned Tottenham at White Hart Lane and gave Leicester an amazing 1-0 triumph in the title race.

Following 83 minutes of thrilling Premier League football, with a series of chances for both sides, the Foxes focus back gestured into the top corner past Hugo Lloris in the wake of being left unmarked from a corner.

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The diversion had looked bound to end in a brief moment stalemate inside four days taking after their 2-2 attract the FA Cup on Sunday, with Harry Kane hitting the bar and Leicester seeing three shots obstructed hanging in the balance.

Be that as it may, Huth’s exertion paralyzed the home group and finished Leicester’s keep running of more than five hours without an association objective to move them level with Arsenal at the highest point of the class.

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Both sides rolled out broad improvements from the weekend, with Lloris, Kane and Dele Alli among seven returning players for Spurs, while Leicester changed nine, with Jamie Vardy coming back from harm.

Goads overwhelmed the initial 15 minutes and both Alli and Christian Eriksen had shots on objective before Kasper Schmeichel tipped an unbalanced Toby Alderweireld header far from the top corner.

Yet, Leicester hit back and the dynamic, energetic blend of Vardy, Shinji Okazaki and Riyad Mahrez brought on various issues for Tottenham’s protectors, with Okazaki abusing a mistake from Kyle Walker to shoot only wide of the close post.

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Lloris needed to tip wide Danny Drinkwater’s heavenly first-time volley from separation before Schmeichel pushed wide another Eriksen shot from separation, additionally at full extend, before half-time.

Vardy had his most obvious opportunity when he spun a shot barely over the crossbar on 50 minutes however the home side ruled until Huth’s objective had them surprised in dismay with eight minutes remaining.

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Kane thought he had scored on 61 minutes when he was put through by Erik Lamela and shot low under Schmeichel, yet the guardian’s ricochet sent the ball at the crossbar before Alli’s bounce back was hindered on hold.

Substitute Leonardo Ulloa and after that Drinkwater likewise had shots hindered before the net by protectors in an exceptional last 15 minutes however there was not a white shirt sufficiently close to keep Huth’s very much coordinated header finding the corner and winning.

Tom McLaren

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