London, – Tottenham set a new club record on Saturday when they beat Bournemouth 4-0 to maintain their good run of form.
Harry Kane’s return to the starting line-up was a happy one as he scored one and assisted the other in a Spurs rout. It was a match full of records for the London-based team. Christian Eriksen moved to the top of the assist charts when Moussa Dembele opened the scoring for Tottenham. Heung Min Son and Vincent Janssen scored the other two goals. It was Janssen’s first goal from open play in the Premier League.
The victory at White Hart Lane saw Spurs extend their winning streak to eight games in all competitions, with seven coming in the Premier League. They also registered 12 consecutive wins at home, a new club record in the Premier League. They also have scored the most home goals, 43, and conceded the least, 8, at White Hart Lane in the Premier League this season.
Tottenham are currently second in the table with 71 points, four below Chelsea having played a game more. It is worth noting that Chelsea play a difficult match away to Manchester United tomorrow. Bournemouth meanwhile are in 15th place with 35 points. (QNA)
Source: Qatar News Agency