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4 Things We Noticed As Tottenham Beat Newcastle 3-1.

It was a game that Jose Mourhino had to win if there is any chance for his team to go to the Europa next season.

Tottenham hasn't really played impressively all season but the knew they had to win this game.

1. Mourhino got the right selection.

Mourhino's starting XI was the correct one.

The selection of Toby Alderweireld in the center back with Sanchez was a solid defensive partnership while in the attack, he opted for Harry Keane, Son Heung Min, and Lucas Moura.

2. Son Influence Grows.

The Korean's influence in Jose Mourhino's team increases by each game. Son has been the best attacker for the Portuguese since he replaced Pochettino.

His first goal proved how important he is to the team. He got the ball in the box and immediately found space and shots to make it 1-0.

3. Harry Kane Scored His 200th club Career Goal.

Harry Kane hasn't really scored much since he recovered from his injury. In the game. It was very obvious he was looking for a goal because of some spells of selfishness.

However, he eventually scores to put Spurs ahead a few minutes after a Newcastle equalizer.

The England captain then scored this second goal at the 88th minute as he launched a counter-attack by playing a through pass to Lamela.

It was a simple header from a perfect cross by Bergwijn.

4. Jose Mourhino Doesn't Care about Style Of Play, Only Points Matters.

A team like Tottenham is supposed to outplay Newcastle because if the caliber of players they have. Yet, Jose mourhino's team didn't stamp authority in the game. In short, there were moments when Spurs just sat back to defend.

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