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Kyle Walker decides to take the corner short.
Kyle Walker decides to take a short corner.
Shot by Gareth Bale. Save by Tim Krul.
Yohan Cabaye takes a shot. Michael Dawson gets a block in.
Cheick Tiote fouled by Emmanuel Adebayor, the ref awards a free kick. Direct free kick taken by Tim Krul.
Strike from close range by Gareth Bale clears the bar.
Shola Ameobi concedes a free kick for a foul on Michael Dawson. Shola Ameobi receives a yellow card for unsporting behaviour. Kyle Walker takes the direct free kick.
Kyle Walker is caught offside. Tim Krul restarts play with the free kick.
Jake Livermore takes a shot. Shola Ameobi gets a block in.
Shola Ameobi takes a shot. Save by Hugo Lloris. Corner taken right-footed by Yohan Cabaye from the left by-line, Kyle Walker makes a clearance.
Foul by Cheick Tiote on Mousa Dembele, free kick awarded. Mousa Dembele leaves the field to be replaced by Jake Livermore. Centre by Kyle Walker, Headed effort from deep inside the area by Clint Dempsey misses to the right of the goal.
Yohan Cabaye gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Mousa Dembele. Yohan Cabaye receives a caution for unsporting behaviour. Direct free kick taken by Benoit Assou-Ekotto.
Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Mousa Dembele by Cheick Tiote. Benoit Assou-Ekotto takes the free kick.
Shot by Gareth Bale. Fantastic save by Tim Krul. Corner from the left by-line taken by Gareth Bale, save made by Tim Krul.
Yohan Cabaye concedes a free kick for a foul on Emmanuel Adebayor. Jonas Gutierrez goes off and Shola Ameobi comes on. The free kick is delivered right-footed by Kyle Walker from left channel, clearance by Davide Santon.
The ball is crossed by Sylvain Marveaux, clearance by Kyle Walker.
Scott Parker fouled by Papiss Cisse, the ref awards a free kick. Hugo Lloris restarts play with the free kick.
Cheick Tiote comes on in place of James Perch.
Corner taken left-footed by Gareth Bale, Steven Caulker produces a header from close range which goes wide of the left-hand upright.
Gareth Bale gets on the score sheet with a goal from inside the box low into the middle of the goal. Tottenham 2-1 Newcastle.
Mousa Dembele concedes a free kick for a foul on Mathieu Debuchy. Tim Krul restarts play with the free kick.
Effort by Yohan Cabaye from a long way out goes over the crossbar.
Shot by Gareth Bale. Blocked by Steven Taylor.
Unfair challenge on Papiss Cisse by Mousa Dembele results in a free kick. The free kick is swung in right-footed by Yohan Cabaye, Michael Dawson makes a clearance.
Shot by James Perch. Blocked by Steven Caulker.
Emmanuel Adebayor on for Lewis Holtby.
The referee gives a free kick against Clint Dempsey for handball. Free kick taken by Tim Krul.
Mathieu Debuchy crosses the ball, clearance by Kyle Walker.
Corner taken by Kyle Walker, comfortable save by Tim Krul.
Corner taken by Gareth Bale from the right by-line to the near post, Jonas Gutierrez manages to make a clearance.
Outswinging corner taken by Gareth Bale.
Sylvain Marveaux comes on in place of Yoan Gouffran.
Moussa Sissoko gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Scott Parker. Free kick taken by Scott Parker.
Clint Dempsey takes a shot. Save made by Tim Krul.
Shot by Steven Taylor. Hugo Lloris makes a comfortable save.
Yohan Cabaye takes the outswinging corner, Gareth Bale makes a clearance.
The ball is swung over by Gareth Bale, Davide Santon manages to make a clearance.
Foul by Scott Parker on Jonas Gutierrez, free kick awarded. Direct free kick taken by James Perch.
Aaron Lennon delivers the ball, clearance by James Perch.
Centre by Yoan Gouffran, Michael Dawson makes a clearance.
Scott Parker fouled by Yoan Gouffran, the ref awards a free kick. Aaron Lennon takes the free kick.
Jonas Gutierrez crosses the ball, clearance made by Michael Dawson.
Clint Dempsey has an effort at goal from outside the penalty area which goes wide right of the goal.
Corner from the right by-line taken by Lewis Holtby, Steven Taylor manages to make a clearance.
Clint Dempsey takes the chance to get an effort at goal. Blocked by Steven Taylor. Kyle Walker takes a inswinging corner to the near post, clearance made by Yohan Cabaye.
Clint Dempsey is caught offside. Tim Krul restarts play with the free kick.
Corner from left by-line taken by Yohan Cabaye.
Yohan Cabaye takes a shot. Blocked by Michael Dawson.
The ball is sent over by Davide Santon, clearance made by Kyle Walker.
The ball is crossed by Scott Parker, Fabricio Coloccini makes a clearance.
Kyle Walker takes a corner.
The assistant referee flags for offside against Mathieu Debuchy. Free kick taken by Kyle Naughton.
Free kick awarded for a foul by Gareth Bale on Jonas Gutierrez. Free kick taken by Tim Krul.
Gareth Bale takes a shot. Steven Taylor gets a block in.
Inswinging corner taken from the right by-line by Lewis Holtby, clearance made by Fabricio Coloccini.
Yoan Gouffran finds the back of the net with a goal from inside the penalty box to the top right corner of the goal. Tottenham 1-1 Newcastle.Assist by Moussa Sissoko.
The assistant referee signals for offside against Papiss Cisse. Hugo Lloris takes the free kick.
Yohan Cabaye produces a drilled right-footed shot from 20 yards. Blocked by Scott Parker.
Centre by Mathieu Debuchy, Michael Dawson makes a clearance.
Effort on goal by Lewis Holtby from just inside the penalty area goes over the target.
The ball is crossed by Fabricio Coloccini, Close range headed effort by Papiss Cisse goes wide of the left-hand upright.
Shot from just outside the box by Lewis Holtby misses to the left of the target.
Corner taken right-footed by Yohan Cabaye from the right by-line, Kyle Walker makes a clearance.
The assistant referee flags for offside against Gareth Bale. Jonas Gutierrez takes the indirect free kick.
Steven Taylor challenges Mousa Dembele unfairly and gives away a free kick. Free kick crossed left-footed by Mousa Dembele, clearance by Fabricio Coloccini.
Yohan Cabaye takes the inswinging corner, clearance by Gareth Bale.
Effort on goal by Lewis Holtby from just inside the area clears the crossbar.
The offside flag is raised against Gareth Bale. Tim Krul takes the indirect free kick.
Fabricio Coloccini gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Clint Dempsey. Gareth Bale scores a goal direct from the free kick from long range to the bottom right corner of the goal. Tottenham 1-0 Newcastle.The assist for the goal came from Clint Dempsey.
Yoan Gouffran challenges Scott Parker unfairly and gives away a free kick. Michael Dawson takes the free kick.
A cross is delivered by Gareth Bale, Davide Santon makes a clearance.
Spurs wait on Adebayor
Tottenham will test Emmanuel Adebayor's fitness today before deciding whether he goes straight back in to the starting line-up for the Barclays Premier League clash against Newcastle at White Hart Lane.
Adebayor has been at the African Nations Cup for almost a month, but manager Andre Villas-Boas hopes he will come through the training session as his only other recognised striker Jermain Defoe is out with an ankle injury.
Midfielder Sandro and defender Younes Kaboul (both knee) are unavailable, although the latter will start training again on Monday with a view to being fit in a fortnight.
Villas-Boas hopes his team can build on last weekend's narrow victory at West Brom by recording another win tomorrow that will put the Londoners six clear of Everton, and seven ahead of Arsenal should other results go their way.
"We want to build a gap over the teams that are chasing us and bridge the gap to those at the top," Villas-Boas said.
"It can go either way. Everton have a difficult away fixture (at Manchester United) this weekend, Arsenal have one too (at Sunderland).
"If we want to be able to profit in some way from these two fixtures, we have to get the result against Newcastle.
"We have to do our job."
Midfielder Cheick Tiote could return to the Newcastle squad.
The 26-year-old, who has missed the last five games because he has been on African Nations Cup duty with Ivory Coast, is available once again after his country's quarter-final exit last weekend.
However, Hatem Ben Arfa's return from a hamstring problem has been delayed by a virus which has cost him a week's training, and he is unlikely to be ready for selection until the end of the month.
Alan Pardew admits he will not shake off the fear of relegation until Newcastle's Barclays Premier League status is mathematically assured.
The Magpies have given their survival hopes a significant boost with back-to-back victories over Aston Villa and, in thrilling style, Chelsea in their last two games, and now sit in 15th place on 27 points, six clear of the drop zone.
However, as he prepared for tomorrow's tough trip to in-form Tottenham, Pardew, who had been candid in his admission that the club was in trouble before its influx of January signings, was refusing to get carried away.
Asked if he had genuinely considered the possibility of dropping out of the top flight for the second time in four years, he said: "Of course - and I still will think about it until such time as we have 40 points because it might take 40 this year.
"In the past, 37, 38 has been enough. I have a feeling it won't be this year, so we have got to keep working.
"We are by no means out of the situation we are in."
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