• Barclays Premier League
  • Date: Tue 31 January 2012
  • Kick-off: 19:45
  • Venue: White Hart Lane
Tottenham Hotspur

Tottenham Hotspur

Bale 28"

Bale 63"

Modric 33"

3 - 1
Wigan Athletic

Wigan Athletic

McArthur 79"

Tottenham Hotspur vs Wigan Athletic


Team Lineups

Tottenham Hotspur

24 Friedel
28 Walker
4 Kaboul
26 King
32 Assou-Ekotto
21 Kranjcar
14 Modric33"
8 Parker
3 Bale28"63"
10 Adebayor
11 Van der Vaart
Substitutes
23 Cudicini
20 Dawson
25 Rose
29 Livermore
30 Sandro
40 Pienaar
53 Lancaster

Wigan Athletic

26 Al Habsi
23 Stam
17 Boyce
5 Caldwell
31 Figueroa
11 Moses
8 Watson
4 McCarthy
22 Beausejour
14 Gomez
9 Di Santo
Substitutes
12 Pollitt
2 Gohouri
7 Crusat
16 McArthur79"
18 Sammon
19 Jones
20 Rodallega

Possession Stats

49%
51%

Form Guide - Barclays Premier League

Tottenham Hotspur

W W L D W W L W

Wigan Athletic

D L L D W L L D
Head to Head
Wigan
1-2
Tottenham 24-Sep-2011
Wigan
0-0
Tottenham 02-Apr-2011
Tottenham
0-1
Wigan 28-Aug-2010
Wigan
0-3
Tottenham 21-Feb-2010
Tottenham
9-1
Wigan 22-Nov-2009
Wigan
1-0
Tottenham 11-Jan-2009

Live Text Commentary
93:16 +3.16
 

The ball is delivered by Ronnie Stam, Younes Kaboul manages to make a clearance.

92:55 +2.55
 

Shot from close range by Cameron Lancaster misses to the right of the goal.

92:43 +2.43
 

Gareth Bale takes a shot. Save made by Ali Al Habsi.

92:30 +2.3
 

Jean Beausejour sends in a cross, Scott Parker manages to make a clearance.

91:56 +1.56
 

Centre by Albert Crusat, Brad Friedel makes a save.

90:50 +0.5
 

Ronnie Stam crosses the ball, Close range strike by James McArthur goes over the bar.

89:40
 

Effort from inside the six-yard box by Gareth Bale goes wide right of the goal.

89:26
 

Conor Sammon sends in a cross, clearance made by Raniere Sandro.

87:39
 

Ronnie Stam sends in a cross, save by Brad Friedel.

86:17
Substitution
 

Albert Crusat joins the action as a substitute, replacing Ben Watson.

86:05
 

Scott Parker has an effort at goal from outside the area which goes wide left of the target.

85:53
 

Gareth Bale takes a shot. Save made by Ali Al Habsi.

85:17
 

Cameron Lancaster sends in a cross, clearance made by Maynor Figueroa.

82:49
 

The ball is sent over by Ronnie Stam.

79:58
Goal
 

James McArthur gets on the score sheet with a goal from deep inside the penalty box to the bottom right corner of the goal. Tottenham 3-1 Wigan.The assist for the goal came from Victor Moses. Free kick awarded for a foul by James McArthur on Scott Parker. Direct free kick taken by Jake Livermore.

78:57
 

Ronnie Stam delivers the ball.

77:46
Substitution
 

(Tottenham) makes a substitution, with Cameron Lancaster coming on for Emmanuel Adebayor.

76:52
 

Ben Watson takes a shot. Brad Friedel makes a save.

76:34
 

The ball is swung over by Jean Beausejour, clearance made by Jake Livermore.

75:40
 

Raniere Sandro challenges Conor Sammon unfairly and gives away a free kick. Ben Watson takes the direct free kick.

74:33
Substitution
 

Jean Beausejour challenges Scott Parker unfairly and gives away a free kick. Indirect free kick taken by Luka Modric. Raniere Sandro comes on in place of Kyle Walker.

73:36
Substitution
 

Conor Sammon on for Franco Di Santo.

71:51
 

Maynor Figueroa delivers the ball, Benoit Assou-Ekotto makes a clearance.

69:24
Substitution
 

James McArthur replaces Jordi Gomez.

64:55
 

James McCarthy takes a shot. Blocked by Ledley King.

63:36
Goal
 

Gareth Bale scores a goal from the edge of the penalty box to the bottom left corner of the goal. Tottenham 3-0 Wigan.The assist for the goal came from Benoit Assou-Ekotto.

62:54
 

The ball is crossed by Victor Moses, Younes Kaboul makes a clearance.

60:41
 

Franco Di Santo gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Niko Kranjcar. Niko Kranjcar restarts play with the free kick.

59:09
 

Maynor Figueroa gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Niko Kranjcar. The free kick is swung in left-footed by Gareth Bale, Jean Beausejour manages to make a clearance.

58:11
 

Jordi Gomez takes a shot. Save by Brad Friedel.

57:54
 

The assistant referee signals for offside against Emmanuel Adebayor. Free kick taken by Gary Caldwell.

57:41
 

Ronnie Stam takes a shot. Save made by Brad Friedel.

55:23
 

The ball is delivered by Ronnie Stam, clearance by Younes Kaboul.

54:30
 

The ball is delivered by Jean Beausejour, clearance made by Benoit Assou-Ekotto.

53:51
 

Victor Moses takes a shot. Blocked by Scott Parker.

52:42
 

Victor Moses produces a cross.

51:52
 

Victor Moses produces a right-footed shot from just outside the area that goes harmlessly over the bar.

51:44
 

A cross is delivered by Ronnie Stam, clearance by Kyle Walker.

51:17
 

A cross is delivered by Gareth Bale, Gary Caldwell manages to make a clearance.

49:01
 

The ball is delivered by Ronnie Stam, Niko Kranjcar manages to make a clearance.

48:18
 

Gareth Bale produces a cross, Emmanuel Adebayor has a header from close range and clears the crossbar.

45:08
 

Foul by James McCarthy on Luka Modric, free kick awarded. Free kick taken by Luka Modric.

44:23
 

Jake Livermore concedes a free kick for a foul on Jordi Gomez. Gary Caldwell restarts play with the free kick.

41:42
 

Jake Livermore takes a shot. Save by Ali Al Habsi.

38:37
 

Gareth Bale takes a shot. Gary Caldwell gets a block in.

37:27
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Jordi Gomez by Scott Parker. Free kick taken by Ben Watson.

33:36
Goal
 

Goal scored by Luka Modric from just inside the area to the bottom left corner of the goal. Tottenham 2-0 Wigan.

32:39
 

Unfair challenge on Gary Caldwell by Emmanuel Adebayor results in a free kick. Gary Caldwell restarts play with the free kick.

32:19
 

Gareth Bale takes a shot. Save by Ali Al Habsi.

31:09
 

Foul by Ben Watson on Luka Modric, free kick awarded. Indirect free kick taken by Luka Modric.

30:17
Substitution
 

Jake Livermore comes on in place of Rafael Van der Vaart.

29:53
 

Long range effort from James McCarthy misses to the left of the goal.

28:08
Goal
 

Gareth Bale grabs a goal from close in low into the middle of the goal. Tottenham 1-0 Wigan.The assist for the goal came from Luka Modric.

26:49
 

Gareth Bale crosses the ball, save made by Ali Al Habsi.

25:45
 

Benoit Assou-Ekotto sends in a cross, Emmerson Boyce makes a clearance.

25:16
 

The referee blows for offside. Younes Kaboul restarts play with the free kick.

23:06
 

Corner taken by Rafael Van der Vaart from the left by-line, Younes Kaboul takes a shot. Blocked by James McCarthy.

22:46
 

Niko Kranjcar takes a shot. Blocked by Emmerson Boyce.

22:17
 

Benoit Assou-Ekotto sends in a cross, Ronnie Stam makes a clearance.

20:48
 

Shot from just outside the penalty box by Franco Di Santo misses to the left of the target.

20:24
 

Niko Kranjcar takes a shot. Save by Ali Al Habsi.

17:50
 

The assistant referee signals for offside against Emmanuel Adebayor. Indirect free kick taken by Emmerson Boyce.

17:10
 

Kyle Walker sends in a cross, Headed effort from inside the penalty area by Emmanuel Adebayor misses to the right of the target.

16:02
 

Niko Kranjcar challenges Ronnie Stam unfairly and gives away a free kick. Emmerson Boyce restarts play with the free kick.

15:09
 

Luka Modric produces a right-footed shot from just outside the area that goes harmlessly over the bar.

10:30
 

Niko Kranjcar takes a shot. Maynor Figueroa gets a block in. Outswinging corner taken by Rafael Van der Vaart from the left by-line, Close range header by Younes Kaboul misses to the right of the goal.

9:24
 

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

9:14
 

The ball is crossed by Benoit Assou-Ekotto, clearance made by Maynor Figueroa.

8:07
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Franco Di Santo by Benoit Assou-Ekotto. Gary Caldwell restarts play with the free kick.

8:00
 

The ball is sent over by Gareth Bale, clearance made by Jean Beausejour.

7:47
 

Gareth Bale crosses the ball, Emmerson Boyce makes a clearance.

6:00
 

Niko Kranjcar challenges Jean Beausejour unfairly and gives away a free kick. Free kick taken by Maynor Figueroa.

5:12
 

Inswinging corner taken from the left by-line by Luka Modric, Younes Kaboul takes a shot. Ali Al Habsi makes a save.

3:54
 

Benoit Assou-Ekotto produces a cross, Victor Moses manages to make a clearance. Inswinging corner taken from the right by-line by Rafael Van der Vaart.

2:15
 

The ball is swung over by Kyle Walker, clearance made by Maynor Figueroa.

1:54
 

Gareth Bale sends in a cross, Ali Al Habsi makes a save.

Barclays Premier League table

Pos Team Pld GD Pts
1 Chelsea 29 36 67
2 Man City 30 34 61
3 Arsenal 30 27 60
4 Man Utd 30 25 59
5 Liverpool 30 12 54
6 Southampton 30 21 53
7 Tottenham Hotspur 30 5 53
8 Swansea 30 -4 43
9 West Ham 30 3 42
10 Stoke 30 -3 42

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