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H. Kane
Goal
4 - 1
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D. Alli
Goal
3 - 1
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Mohamed Salah
J. Henderson
2 - 1
12'
Son Heung-Min
H. Kane
2 - 0
4'
H. Kane
K. Trippier
1 - 0

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Tottenham secure their first win over Liverpool in nine attempts and they join Manchester United in second place on 20 points. Harry Kane's brace has guided them to the victory this afternoon, while strikes from Son Heung-min and Dele Alli were just as important. Mohamed Salah's effort in the first half did give the Reds hope at 2-1, but Alli's goal before the break effectively killed off the contest.
FULL-TIME: TOTTENHAM 4-1 LIVERPOOL
90' + 2' The referee ends the contest.
90' + 2' Salah is edged out in the box by Aurier and he goes down in the box, but referee Marriner waves play on.
90' There will be two minutes of added time.
90' Milner lifts a cross in from the right, but it sums up Liverpool's afternoon by heading straight out for a throw-in.
Llorente
H. Kane
88' Kane makes his way off clutching the top of his left hamstring in the process. Concerning for Pochettino as Llorente replaces the forward.
86' Salah has an opportunity to swing a cross into the box after winning a free-kick, but the home side are able to their lines with ease.
84' Sissoko goes down after treading the ball and slipping. He collided with Moreno in the process and was fortunate not to injure the Liverpool left-back.
M. Grujić
E. Can
83' Grujic replaces Can.
83' Salah goes on the surge down the right flank and he tries to get the better of Aurier, but he loses control of the ball and Spurs have a goal-kick to clear their lines.
E. Dier
C. Eriksen
81' Dier replaces Eriksen for the home side.
79' Oxlade-Chamberlain gets the better of Aurier down the right and he slides the ball to Salah to strike. The winger's effort has power and is on target, but Lloris makes the save with his feet.
78' Oxlade-Chamberlain finds a pocket of space on the edge of the box, but he hammers his effort straight into the legs of Vertonghen.
D. Sturridge
Roberto Firmino
77' Sturridge replaces Firmino for the visitors.
75' Tottenham are quite content to sit on their lead and are just keeping men behind the ball to hold off the threat of Liverpool's pacy attack.
73' Coutinho manages to escape Winks' attention in the final third and he curls an effort at goal from 25 yards, but Lloris makes a comfortable save.
72' Salah backheels the ball to the on-rushing Milner from deep and he fires the ball towards the near post from the inside channel, but Lloris makes a smart stop to deny the midfielder.
M. Sissoko
Son Heung-Min
69' Sissoko replaces Son for the home side.
68' Moreno bursts down the left flank and he cuts inside to shoot on his left foot, only to drill his effort straight at Lloris.
67' SAVE! Lloris denies Liverpool a glimmer of hopes as he produces an outstanding one-handed save to prevent Coutinho's effort from finding the the net. The Brazilian's effort looked to be heading for the top corner, but the Spurs skipper stuck out a hand to tip the ball on to the post.
65' BLOCK! Tottenham and Kane go for the fifth, but his surge into the box is stopped as Gomez makes a vital block to stop his strike.
63' Liverpool clear Trippier's ball into the box, but Eriksen gathers and goes for the strike from the edge of the box. However, he sends his effort on the half-volley over the bar.
62' Eriksen's corner is cleared only as far as Sanchez in the area and he goes for a big volley, but he misses his connection when trying to take the ball out of the air. Aurier wins his side another corner down the left.
61' Son surges into the final third and uses his skill to trouble Moreno. Matip gets back to help out his team-mate, but he can only put the ball behind for a corner.
58' Any hope Liverpool had of getting back into the contest has been extinguished. Tottenham can control the tempo of the game now and put men behind the ball.
H. Kane
Goal
56' GOALLLLLLLL!!!! KANE HAS HIS SECOND! Nightmare defending from Liverpool allows Kane to notch his second to surely hand Tottenham the three points this afternoon. Eriksen swings the free-kick in from the right and Mignolet come for it and misses the ball completely. Vertonghen collects and fires at goal, but his effort is blocked. Kane pounces on the rebound taking one touch to control before firing home.
54' Kane gets brought down the right flank and the home side have another chance to threaten from the right flank.
52' Oxlade-Chamberlain surges past Trippier on the left flank and he lifts a dangerous cross to the back post, but Salah mistimes his jump and the ball sails over his head.
50' WIDE! Kane rises highest to head Trippier's corner at goal at the back post, but he is unable to direct the ball and it heads wide of the target.
48' Liverpool keep the pressure on and Salah swings his cross into the box from the right, forcing Lloris to come through a crowd of players to punch clear. The next goal is vital for the visitors.
47' Oxlade-Chamberlain has space down the left and he lifts a dangerous cross into the box, but Vertonghen is there to head away from Firmino.
46' We're back underway at Wembley.
The plauers are back out for the second half, so we should be back underway soon.
Tottenham have regained control of the contest after a frenetic first half at Wembley. Spurs were outstanding in the early stages of the contest, racing into a 2-0 lead as Harry Kane and Son Heung-min found the net. Son could have added a third, only to be denied by the bar. The Reds stunned the home side by breaking back into the game as Mohamed Salah scuffed his effort past Hugo Lloris. Jurgen Klopp's men were on top for a period, but Tottenham upped the ante before the break and Dele Alli's fine strike has restored their two-goal advantage, leaving them in a strong positon.
HALF-TIME: TOTTENHAM 3-1 LIVERPOOL
45' + 3' The referee ends the first half.
D. Alli
Goal
45' + 3' GOALLLLLLL!!!!! ALLI FINDS THE NET! What a time to score for Spurs. They restore their two-goal advantage right on the stroke of half-time as Alli pounces on Matip's poor defensive header and strikes on the volley. His effort has power and accuracy as it beats Mignolet to find the bottom corner. A soul-destroying moment for the Reds, but the home side are back in control.
E. Can
Yellow Card
45' + 2' Can is booked for his challenge on Alli.
45' + 2' Alli goes on the charge and is brought down by Can. Spurs will have one last chance to lift the ball into the box in the first half.
45' There will be two minutes of added time.
44' Can floats the ball over the top of the Tottenham defence and Salah is in a foot race with Sanchez, but Lloris comes off his line to head clear.
43' BLOCK! Liverpool win a corner down the left flank and the delivery from Coutinho is cleared to the edge of the box. Henderson hammers the ball at goal, but Vertonghen heads the ball away from its goalline trajectory.
42' The home side move the ball from left to right and space opens up for Trippier to send a cross into the box. He sends it deep and Aurier tries to latch on it at the back post, but he misses with the connection.
41' Spurs clear the resulting corner and have an opening for a counter, but Son chooses the wrong pass and Liverpool are able to get men back.
40' Gomez heads behind the resulting corner from Coutinho, but the referee awards another corner down the left flank.
39' Trippier makes a vital challenge at the back post to stop Firmino latching on to Milner's deep cross, but he concedes a corner in the process.
38' Kane weaves his way through challenges on the edge of the box after making a driving run. He goes for the shot, but stumbles as he does so, firing wide of the post.
36' BLOCK! Oxlade-Chamberlain probes down the left flank before feeding Moreno's run. He lifts a cross to the back post, but Sanchez clears. Can takes possession on the edge of the box and hammers at goal, only for Alli to make the block.
35' Tottenham move the ball well down the right, but Moreno makes a vital challenge at the back to stop Eriksen's pass reaching Trippier.
32' Salah beats the challenge of Aurier down the left after latching on to Coutinho's pass, but his low cross towards the near post is gathered by Lloris.
A. Oxlade-Chamberlain
D. Lovren
31' Oxlade-Chamberlain replaces Lovren, with Gomez moving into the middle of the defence alongside Matip.
30' BLOCK! Kane latches on to a long ball over the top and gets half-a-step on Lovren, but as he volleys towards the net, the defender gets back just enough to make the block. The contest is so open across the pitch.
29' CHANCE! Alli releases Son behind the Liverpool backline, but he cannot make solid contact with his effort and Mignolet makes the save with an outstretched leg. The rebound almost falls back to the winger, but the Belgian gathers.
28' Coutinho lifts a ball over the top of Aurier and Salah drifts in at the back post, but he can only guide a tame header straight at Lloris from an awkward angle.
27' Liverpool are the ones applying the pressure now as Red shirts are flooding into the final third. All hands on deck for Tottenham now at the back.
26' Spurs were cruising and had that effort from Son hit the back of the net it could have been game over. However, Salah's strike has opened the match up nicely for the visitors.
Mohamed Salah
Goal
24' GOALLLLLL!!!! LIVERPOOL ARE BACK IN THE GAME! Straight from Spurs' failed counter Henderson releases Salah in behind. The winger does not make great contact with his finish, but the ball clips off the inside of the post and nestles into the back of the net. Lloris was beaten too easily there.
J. Henderson
Assist
24' Henderson releases Salah's run and the Egyptian applies the finish.
23' Kane bursts forward into the centre circle, but he lacks support and loses out to three Liverpool players. There should have been more white shirts around Kane there.
20' OVER! Can sums up Liverpool's opening 20 minutes as he latches on to a loose ball on the edge of the Spurs box, but he fires his effort well over the bar.
19' Tottenham raid forward with menace down the right and this time Son offloads to Trippier. He has support in the box, but Matip positions himself well to clear the ball away. All hands on deck for Liverpool at the back.
18' Spurs open up the Liverpool defence again as a deft touch from Kane releases Son. The two players surge into the final third and the Korean tries to pick out Kane in the box, but Matip does well to hold his ground and make the intervention.
17' OFF THE BAR! Eriksen releases the run of Son in behind and the winger has the pace on Matip. He goes for a strike on the half-volley from a tight angle, only to see his effort rattle off the bar and bounce clear. Liverpool are all over the place at the back.
16' Sanchez runs back towards his own goal with the ball and is put under pressure by Coutinho. Fortunately for the defender Lloris is there to clear the ball after receiving a panicked backpass.
14' Spurs are rocking now and Liverpool must ensure that they tighten up at the back. They cannot afford to concede a third goal this early in the match.
H. Kane
Assist
12' Kane continues his fine start as he puts the ball on a plate for Son to score.
Son Heung-Min
Goal
12' GOALLL!!!!!! SON DOUBLES SPURS' LEAD! Tottenham are in dreamland here as Son doubles their advantage. It's another mistake from Lovren at the back as he takes a huge gamble trying to head away Lloris' clearance. However, he misses the ball and Kane breaks in behind. Son surges forward into the box and the forward picks him out with a fine cross. The winger converts as he gets a strong enough connection to beat Mignolet.
11' Coutinho raids down the left flank and he feeds the on-rushing Moreno, who fires the ball into the box, but his cross does not pick out a red shirt. Gomez floats the ball back into the area, but Lloris gathers with ease.
10' Winks makes a neat turn in the final third and he slides the ball through for Kane, but the pass is just ahead of the forward in the box.
8' Liverpool's defending has been suspect at times under Klopp and it comes under question again as Lovren pushed far too high up the field. The Reds' forward players need to dig their side out of an early hole.
6' Tottenham's confidence will have found new levels now and the Reds now have to push back to get into the game.
K. Trippier
Assist
4' Trippier lifts the ball over the top for Kane and the forward makes no mistake.
H. Kane
Goal
4' GOALLLLLLLLL!!!! KANE STRIKES! Tottenham are ahead and Kane strikes as he latches on to a ball over the top and rounds Mignolet, before firing into an empty net on his left foot. Gomez was a fraction too deep and played the England man onside and it allowed to break in behind and supply a composed finish to put Spurs in front.
3' Firmino turns Sanchez in the final third and tries to release Salah down the right flank, but Aurier gets back to make the tackle and stop the attack. Aurier has started on the left, with Trippier on the right flank.
1' We're underway at Wembley.
The players are out on the pitch, so we should be underway shortly.
STAT ATTACK! Spurs are winless in their last nine Premier League games against Liverpool, losing six of the contests.
FLASHBACK! Liverpool claimed a 1-1 draw in their final visit to White Hart Lane. James Milner's penalty had put the Reds ahead, only for Danny Rose to equalise in the second half to secure a point for the home side.
Liverpool have made two changes to the team that hammered Maribor during the week. Simon Mignolet reclaims his place between the sticks, while Jordan Henderson replaces Georginio Wijnaldum.
Spurs have made three changes to their side that drew 1-1 against Real Madrid. Dele Alli comes back into the fold to replace Moussa Sissoko, while Son-Heung Min comes in for Fernando Llorente. Eric Dier was ill on Friday and has to start from the bench, with Kieran Trippier coming into the side to play left wing-back as Jan Vertonghen reverts back into the centre.
Liverpool subs: Karius, Sturridge, Grujic, Klavan, Oxlade-Chamberlain, Solanke, Alexander-Arnold.
LIVERPOOL (4-3-3): Mignolet; Gomez, Matip, Lovren, Moreno; Milner, Henderson, Can; Coutinho, Firmino, Salah.
Tottenham subs: Rose, Vorm, N'Koudou, Dier, Sissoko, Llorente, Davies.
TOTTENHAM (3-4-3): Lloris; Alderweireld, Sanchez, Vertonghen; Aurier, Winks, Alli, Trippier; Eriksen, Son, Kane.
The team news has been announced and we'll start with the home side.
Liverpool were frustrated by Manchester United in their last Premier League outing, drawing 0-0 against the Red Devils at Anfield. Since hammering Arsenal 4-0 at the end of August, Jurgen Klopp's men have only won one out of their last five matches, with a positive result a must this afternoon to remain with the early pacesetters.
Since their defeat at the hands of Chelsea in the second game of the season, Spurs have gone six matches unbeaten in the Premier League. However, their most important win came last time out against Bournemouth as Mauricio Pochettino's men ended their struggles at Wembley, securing their first home victory of the campaign.
Both teams come into the contest off the back of impressive performances during the week in the Champions League. Tottenham held Real Madrid to a 1-1 draw at the Bernabeu, while Liverpool put seven goals past Maribor on the road. As a result, both sides should not be short on confidence this afternoon.
Good afternoon and welcome to the live commentary of the Premier League clash between Tottenham and Liverpool at Wembley Stadium.