• Barclays Premier League
  • Date: Tue 03 January 2012
  • Kick-off: 19:45
  • Venue: White Hart Lane

Tottenham Hotspur vs West Bromwich Albion


Team Lineups

Tottenham Hotspur

24 Friedel
28 Walker
4 Kaboul
13 Gallas
32 Assou-Ekotto
11 Van der Vaart
14 Modric
30 Sandro
3 Bale
10 Adebayor
18 Defoe
Substitutes
23 Cudicini
9 Pavlyuchenko
17 Giovani
19 Bassong
21 Kranjcar
25 Rose
29 Livermore

West Bromwich Albion

1 Foster
28 Jones
25 Dawson
23 McAuley
20 Shorey
31 Cox
29 Thorne
33 Scharner
17 Dorrans
14 Thomas
24 Odemwingie
Substitutes
13 Fulop
5 Tchoyi
7 Morrison
18 Jara Reyes
27 Mantom
30 Tamas
32 Fortune

Possession Stats

61%
39%

Form Guide - Barclays Premier League

Tottenham Hotspur

W W L W D L W D

West Bromwich Albion

W L W L L L W D
Head to Head
West Brom
1-3
Tottenham 26-Nov-2011
Tottenham
2-2
West Brom 23-Apr-2011
West Brom
1-1
Tottenham 11-Sep-2010
Tottenham
1-0
West Brom 02-May-2009
West Brom
2-0
Tottenham 28-Dec-2008
Tottenham
2-1
West Brom 27-Mar-2006


Live Text Commentary
93:54 +3.54
 

Short corner taken by Gareth Bale.

93:47 +3.47
 

Gareth Bale takes a shot. Gareth McAuley gets a block in.

92:12 +2.12
Yellow card
 

Simon Cox gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Gareth Bale. Simon Cox is given a yellow card. Rafael Van der Vaart takes the free kick.

91:35 +1.35
 

Inswinging corner taken from the right by-line by Nicky Shorey, Brad Friedel makes a save.

91:18 +1.18
 

Corner taken left-footed by Nicky Shorey to the near post, clearance made by Rafael Van der Vaart.

91:00 +1
 

James Morrison takes a inswinging corner to the near post, clearance made by Benoit Assou-Ekotto.

90:46 +0.46
 

Paul Scharner takes a shot. Blocked by Younes Kaboul.

88:19
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Paul Scharner on Luka Modric. Paul Scharner goes into the book for unsporting behaviour. Sebastien Bassong takes the direct free kick.

87:29
 

The assistant referee flags for offside against Peter Odemwingie. Luka Modric restarts play with the free kick.

86:51
 

The official flags Jermain Defoe offside. Free kick taken by Ben Foster.

86:48
 

The ball is sent over by Gareth Bale.

86:33
 

Short corner taken by Gareth Bale.

86:18
 

Rafael Van der Vaart takes a shot. Craig Dawson gets a block in.

85:11
 

Nicky Shorey takes a inswinging corner to the near post, clearance made by Rafael Van der Vaart.

84:42
 

Nicky Shorey takes a shot. Younes Kaboul gets a block in.

84:35
 

Nicky Shorey produces a cross, clearance made by Sebastien Bassong.

82:37
 

Centre by Gareth Bale, Close range header by Rafael Van der Vaart goes wide of the left-hand post.

81:46
 

Benoit Assou-Ekotto fouled by Gonzalo Jara Reyes, the ref awards a free kick. Brad Friedel takes the free kick.

81:37
 

Somen Tchoyi takes a shot. Brad Friedel makes a save.

80:58
 

Simon Cox produces a right-footed effort from long distance that goes harmlessly over the bar.

78:30
Substitution
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Simon Cox by Niko Kranjcar. Somen Tchoyi on for George Thorne. Direct free kick taken by Nicky Shorey.

77:43
 

Gonzalo Jara Reyes has an effort at goal from outside the area missing to the wide left of the goal.

76:02
Substitution
 

Unfair challenge on Rafael Van der Vaart by Peter Odemwingie results in a free kick. Niko Kranjcar on for Jake Livermore. Brad Friedel takes the free kick.

75:16
 

The ball is sent over by James Morrison, clearance made by Sebastien Bassong.

73:07
 

Gareth Bale takes a shot. Save by Ben Foster.

72:35
 

The ball is delivered by Jake Livermore, Craig Dawson makes a clearance.

70:45
 

Unfair challenge on Kyle Walker by Craig Dawson results in a free kick. Free kick crossed by Gareth Bale, clearance made by Paul Scharner.

69:33
 

Rafael Van der Vaart takes a outswinging corner from the left by-line played to the near post, Gareth McAuley makes a clearance.

69:23
 

Jermain Defoe takes a shot. Blocked by Gareth McAuley.

66:03
Substitution
 

(Tottenham) makes a substitution, with Sebastien Bassong coming on for William Gallas.

64:54
Substitution
 

James Morrison is brought on as a substitute for Graham Dorrans.

64:21
 

The ball is crossed by Graham Dorrans, Younes Kaboul manages to make a clearance.

62:20
Goal
 

Jermain Defoe gets on the score sheet with a goal from inside the box to the bottom right corner of the goal. Tottenham 1-0 West Brom.Assist on the goal came from Gareth Bale.

61:34
 

Kyle Walker produces a cross.

59:27
 

Simon Cox crosses the ball, Brad Friedel makes a save.

58:24
 

Rafael Van der Vaart fouled by Simon Cox, the ref awards a free kick. Direct free kick taken by Rafael Van der Vaart.

56:37
 

Paul Scharner concedes a free kick for a foul on Benoit Assou-Ekotto. Luka Modric produces a strike on goal direct from the free kick.

56:20
 

Gareth Bale sends in a cross, clearance by Gareth McAuley.

55:31
 

Gareth Bale crosses the ball.

54:37
 

The referee blows for offside. Free kick taken by Ben Foster.

53:21
 

Inswinging corner taken by Graham Dorrans, Craig Dawson produces a headed effort from deep inside the six-yard box which goes wide of the right-hand upright.

48:48 +3.48
 

Benoit Assou-Ekotto crosses the ball, clearance by Gareth McAuley.

51:13
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Gareth Bale by Graham Dorrans. Caution for Graham Dorrans. The free kick is delivered left-footed by Rafael Van der Vaart from right wing, Nicky Shorey manages to make a clearance.

50:50
 

Short corner taken by Luka Modric.

50:29
 

The ball is delivered by Rafael Van der Vaart, Jermain Defoe takes a shot. Nicky Shorey gets a block in.

47:30 +2.3
 

Handball by Simon Cox. Free kick crossed left-footed by Rafael Van der Vaart, clearance by Craig Dawson.

48:10
 

Foul by Peter Odemwingie on Younes Kaboul, free kick awarded. Free kick taken by William Gallas.

47:42
 

Gareth Bale sends in a cross.

46:07 +1.07
 

Outswinging corner taken from the right by-line by Graham Dorrans.

46:29
 

Billy Jones gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Gareth Bale. Billy Jones goes into the book for unsporting behaviour. Benoit Assou-Ekotto takes the direct free kick.

45:19 +0.19
 

Centre by Benoit Assou-Ekotto, clearance made by Billy Jones.

45:36
 

Effort on goal by Jermain Defoe from inside the penalty area goes harmlessly over the bar.

44:28
 

A cross is delivered by Kyle Walker, clearance by George Thorne.

42:30
 

Rafael Van der Vaart takes a shot. Save by Ben Foster.

40:53
 

The assistant referee signals for offside against Emmanuel Adebayor. Free kick taken by Ben Foster.

40:49
 

The ball is sent over by Benoit Assou-Ekotto.

40:22
 

Centre by Rafael Van der Vaart, Ben Foster makes a save.

40:06
 

Short corner worked by Rafael Van der Vaart.

38:58
 

Unfair challenge on Kyle Walker by Simon Cox results in a free kick. Free kick taken by Kyle Walker.

38:13
 

Handball by Younes Kaboul. Free kick taken by Ben Foster.

37:54
 

Corner taken by Rafael Van der Vaart from the left by-line played to the near post.

37:31
 

Gareth Bale takes a shot. Gonzalo Jara Reyes gets a block in.

37:18
 

Kyle Walker delivers the ball, Craig Dawson manages to make a clearance.

36:27
 

Outswinging corner taken by Rafael Van der Vaart, clearance made by Craig Dawson.

36:22
 

Benoit Assou-Ekotto sends in a cross, clearance made by Billy Jones.

35:51
 

The ball is crossed by Benoit Assou-Ekotto, Simon Cox makes a clearance.

34:23
 

Graham Dorrans takes the inswinging corner, Simon Cox has a headed effort from close range and clears the bar.

33:44
 

The offside flag is raised against William Gallas. Ben Foster restarts play with the free kick.

32:59
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Graham Dorrans on Luka Modric. Rafael Van der Vaart delivers the ball from the free kick left-footed from right channel, save by Ben Foster.

32:47
 

The ball is crossed by Kyle Walker, Billy Jones makes a clearance.

30:02
 

Emmanuel Adebayor takes a shot. Ben Foster makes a save.

29:05
Substitution
 

Jake Livermore replaces Raniere Sandro.

27:46
 

A cross is delivered by Gareth Bale, blocked by Gareth McAuley.

27:10
 

Corner taken by Luka Modric from the right by-line, Paul Scharner manages to make a clearance.

26:48
 

Gareth Bale crosses the ball, Craig Dawson manages to make a clearance.

26:26
 

Corner taken by Luka Modric from the right by-line, clearance by Craig Dawson.

26:09
Substitution
 

Gonzalo Jara Reyes replaces Jerome Thomas.

25:43
 

Gareth Bale crosses the ball, Rafael Van der Vaart takes a shot. Ben Foster makes a save.

24:11
 

The official flags Jermain Defoe offside. Ben Foster restarts play with the free kick.

22:44
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Jerome Thomas on Gareth Bale. The referee cautions Jerome Thomas for unsporting behaviour. Direct effort from the free kick comes in from Rafael Van der Vaart.

19:05
 

The referee blows for offside against Benoit Assou-Ekotto. Free kick taken by Ben Foster.

17:15
 

Jermain Defoe gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Paul Scharner. Gareth McAuley takes the direct free kick.

16:13
 

Gareth Bale takes a shot. Craig Dawson gets a block in.

15:00
 

Gareth Bale sends in a cross, Ben Foster makes a save.

14:12
 

The referee blows for offside against Peter Odemwingie. William Gallas takes the free kick.

13:06
 

Gareth Bale takes a shot. Save made by Ben Foster.

11:39
 

Raniere Sandro concedes a free kick for a foul on Peter Odemwingie. The ball is sent over by Graham Dorrans, Headed effort from inside the area by Craig Dawson misses to the left of the target.

9:16
 

Paul Scharner gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Luka Modric. Luka Modric takes the direct free kick.

7:38
 

The ball is delivered by Benoit Assou-Ekotto, Gareth McAuley manages to make a clearance.

6:18
 

The ball is swung over by Kyle Walker.

4:29
 

Shot from outside the area by Jermain Defoe misses to the left of the goal.

3:55
 

Outswinging corner taken from the right by-line by Luka Modric, Close range headed effort by Rafael Van der Vaart misses to the right of the goal.

3:51
 

The ball is swung over by Luka Modric, clearance made by George Thorne.

3:37
 

Outswinging corner taken right-footed by Luka Modric from the right by-line to the near post, clearance made by George Thorne.

3:30
 

The ball is crossed by Kyle Walker, Nicky Shorey makes a clearance.

3:02
 

Outswinging corner taken right-footed by Luka Modric from the right by-line, George Thorne manages to make a clearance.

2:39
 

Outswinging corner taken right-footed by Luka Modric played to the near post, clearance by Graham Dorrans.

2:09
 

Corner taken by Luka Modric from the right by-line to the near post, clearance made by Graham Dorrans.

1:08
 

Jermain Defoe takes a shot. Craig Dawson gets a block in. Luka Modric takes a shot. Gareth McAuley gets a block in.

:38
 

Simon Cox is caught offside. Brad Friedel takes the free kick.

Barclays Premier League table

Pos Team Pld GD Pts
1 Chelsea 32 39 76
2 Man City 34 34 67
3 Arsenal 32 31 66
4 Man Utd 33 28 65
5 Liverpool 33 11 58
6 Tottenham Hotspur 34 6 58
7 Southampton 34 21 57
8 Swansea 34 -3 50
9 Stoke 34 -3 47
10 West Ham 34 0 44

Full Barclays Premier League Table