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Key Events

90' + 3'
I. Success
Yellow Card
90' + 1'
J. Holebas
Yellow Card
87'
D. Rose
Assist
87'
Llorente
Goal
80'
Llorente
Assist
80'
Son Heung-Min
Goal
79'
E. Lamela
J. Vertonghen
74'
E. Capoue
Yellow Card
69'
K. Trippier
M. Sissoko
66'
B. Wilmot
T. Cleverley
61'
I. Success
Deulofeu
46'
A. Mariappa
Yellow Card
Kick Off
46'
Lucas Moura
S. Aurier
38'
C. Cathcart
Goal
Kick Off
3
0
2
4

Stats

Possession
% %
6
5
Shots Off Target
Shots On Target 3 1
Total Passes 588 274

Commentary

That's all from us tonight folks, we hope you enjoyed the game!
Tottenham remain third in the Premier League table and are now just two points behind Manchester City in second spot. Next up for Spurs on Saturday are Newcastle, who are fresh from beating the champions. Meanwhile, Watford remain ninth in the table, now level on points with Everton and Bournemouth, after the Cherries beat Chelsea. They travel to Brighton on Saturday.
Llorente is the hero for Tottenham as they complete a comeback late on, after Watford led for so much of the game. The visitors took the lead late in the first half, after Cathcart took advantage of Lloris' misjudgement to put his side ahead. Spurs dominated the second half, throwing everything at Watford, with Moura having a real impact from the bench, with his pace and direct running. They finally got their equalising goal in the 80th minute after Son smashed the ball home, following Llorente's pass. The striker then scored the winning goal a few minutes later, his header beating Foster to get Tottenham back to winning ways.
90' + 4' FULL-TIME: TOTTENHAM 2-1 WATFORD
I. Success
Yellow Card
Watford
90' + 3' Another Watford player is shown a yellow card, this time it is Success after an altercation with a ball boy, who was taking his time in giving the ball back.
J. Holebas
Yellow Card
Watford
90' + 1' Holebas barges into the back of Son, right on the touchline and gets nowhere near the ball. The referee shows him a yellow card. Needless challenge.
90' There will be a minimum of four minutes added time played.
89' Watford are trying to push forward now in search of an equaliser, they are playing higher up the pitch but Spurs are now just slowing the pace down and keeping the ball.
D. Rose
Assist
Tottenham Hotspur
87' Rose has constantly been up and down the left wing, getting plenty of crosses into the box and this time it has paid off.
Llorente
Goal
Tottenham Hotspur
87' GOOOAAALLL! Tottenham take the lead with just a couple of minutes remaining, Llorente makes it 2-1! The striker makes up for his earlier miss, by powering a header past Foster and into the back of the net. Rose whipped a deep cross into the penalty area, Llorente rises above his marker and powers the ball into the bottom corner, with Foster nowhere near saving it.
84' Foster has been excellent in the Watford goal tonight, producing some fine saves to deny Spurs throughout the game and he will be disappointed to concede so late on.
82' Can Spurs go on and score another late on to nick all three points? There are a few tired Watford players out there now after being forced to defend for so much of the second half.
Llorente
Assist
Tottenham Hotspur
80' Excellent touch and pass by Llorente, setting up Son perfectly just inside the box.
Son Heung-Min
Goal
Tottenham Hotspur
80' GOOOAAALLL! Tottenham are level, Son scores on his return to the side and it's 1-1 with just 10 minutes remaining on the clock! Spurs have dominated the second half and they've finally got their goal, after Llorente controls the ball on the edge of the box and then passes to Son who smashes the ball past Foster, who had no chance of saving that.
E. Lamela
J. Vertonghen
Tottenham Hotspur
79' Final Spurs substitution, with Vertonghen replaced by Lamela.
78' CHANCE! Success with a good opportunity to score the visitors second goal and perhaps wrap up the victory. Deeney beats Vertonghen in the air and heads the ball back to Success on the edge of the area, who blasts a volley towards goal, but it flies wide of the Spurs goal.
77' Almost! Winks tries to cross the ball into the Watford penalty area, but he ends up almost scoring! Foster was backpedalling and had to tip the ball over the crossbar, as it looked like it might be sneaking into the back of the net.
75' Tottenham with a free-kick in an excellent shooting position, following Capoue's foul on Moura. Eriksen steps up to take the set piece, but he fires the ball straight at the Watford wall and the visitors clear the danger.
E. Capoue
Yellow Card
Watford
74' Capoue is booked after tripping Moura, as he breaks past a couple of Watford defenders. A clear foul and booking for the Watford man.
72' Tottenham haven’t drawn any of their last 27 Premier League games (W20 L7). Victory or defeat here would equal the record set by Bolton between March-December 2011 of 28 games without a draw in the competition.
70' CLOSE! Deeney is played through on goal, but at a tight angle and the striker doesn't have any support up with him so he opts to go for goal himself, forcing Lloris into making a save at his near post. However, the linesman doesn't spot the touch from the keeper and awards Spurs a goal-kick.
K. Trippier
M. Sissoko
Tottenham Hotspur
69' Tottenham with their second substitution, Sissoko coming off and he is replaced by Trippier.
68' PENALTY SHOUT! Janmaat barges into the back of Moura as the Spurs winger goes to control the ball on his chest. The referee allows play to continue, with Rose keeping the ball alive, it then bounces dangerously around the Watford penalty area, but Wilmot and then Foster finally clear the danger.
B. Wilmot
T. Cleverley
Watford
66' Another change by the visitors, this time it is Cleverley who is coming off and Wilmot is his replacement.
65' Watford can't get out of their own half at the moment, they need an outlet up the pitch but they can't get a touch on the ball in order to stop to Spurs attacks.
63' GREAT SAVE! Foster with a terrific stop to deny Llorente from close range, after Eriksen whips a low free-kick into the box towards the near post. The striker flicks it on, trying to sneak the ball into the bottom corner, but Foster shows great reactions to get a foot to the ball.
62' Moura has been the best Spurs player on the pitch since coming on at the break, he's just won another free-kick in a good position after stretching the visitors defence.
I. Success
Deulofeu
Watford
61' Here is the first Watford substitution of the game, with Deulofeu coming off the pitch and he has been replaced by Success.
60' Watford are unbeaten in four Premier League away games (W2 D2), scoring at least twice each time. The Hornets have won their last two Premier League games in London (vs West Ham and Crystal Palace) – they’ve never won three consecutive top-flight games in the capital.
58' It looks like Watford might be about to make their first change of the game, in an attempt to get back into the swing of the game. Deeney is cutting a very isolated figure up top at the moment, it's attack after attack from Tottenham.
56' Tottenham are playing the ball around the pitch nicely, making Watford sit deep and soak up the pressure, shifting from side to side to limit the space in behind.
54' Spurs have been much better since the break, with Moura injecting pace into the game and they've started to stretch the Watford defence much more often.
52' HOW DID HE MISS? Llorente with a huge chance to level the scoreline, with an open goal from just a couple of yards out. Sissoko whips a superb low cross into the six yard box, Llorente gets in front of Mariappa and forces Foster into making a brilliant save, but the keeper can only spill the ball straight back into the path of Llorente. The striker somehow manages to blast the ball over the crossbar, after the ball strikes his knee.
50' Rose takes advantage of a slip by Janmaat, to get to the left touchline and chip a ball into the penalty area. However, it's too close to Foster and the Watford keeper easily gathers the ball in the air.
48' Watford could become the first side to do the league double over a ‘big six’ side from outside of those clubs since the 2015-16 campaign (West Ham vs Liverpool and Newcastle vs Tottenham).
A. Mariappa
Yellow Card
Watford
46' Mariappa is shown the first yellow card of the game, just a few seconds after the restart after he bringing Moura down as the Spurs man broke away on the counter.
46' The second half is underway!
Lucas Moura
S. Aurier
Tottenham Hotspur
46' Tottenham have made a change ahead of the second half, with Aurier replaced by Moura.
Cathcart scored in the return fixture at Vicarage Road earlier in the season and he's returned to haunt Spurs tonight. It was a scrappy goal, with the centre-back putting the ball into the back of the net from just a couple of yards out after a mistake by Lloris, as the corner came into the penalty area. Watford look comfortable and Spurs will need to up their game if they are to get anything out of the match.
Watford lead 1-0 at the break, thanks to Cathcart's goal on his return to the starting line-up. There haven't been too many chances for either team, but the pace increased as the game went on, with Foster called into action to deny Eriksen and Vertonghen. Tottenham have seen more of the ball, but Llorente has looked isolated at times and they struggled to create a clear goalscoring chance.
45' + 1' HALF-TIME: TOTTENHAM 0-1 WATFORD
45' There will be a minimum of one minute added time played.
44' As it stands at the moment, Watford would move up to seventh in the Premier League table, behind Manchester United.
42' Spurs are pressing forward in search of an equalising goal, but they aren't troubling Watford much and the visitors look pretty comfortable at the back. Tottenham are making too many sloppy errors, with misplaced passes handing the ball straight back to the Hornets.
40' Can Tottenham get back into the game before the break? There isn't long left to play until the half-time whistle.
C. Cathcart
Goal
Watford
38' GOOOAAALLL! Watford take the lead, it's 1-0! The visitors kept the pressure up on Spurs, winning back-to-back corners after Mariappa's shot is deflected. Holebas whips a terrific ball into the box, which tempts Lloris to come off his line and try to punch the ball, but he misses. Sanchez gets a touch, which takes it into the path of Cathcart, who pounces on it to fire the ball into the back of the net. A scrappy goal, but Watford won't mind one bit.
37' Eleven of the 15 Premier League goals Spurs have scored against Watford under Mauricio Pochettino have been netted by the injured or unavailable Dele Alli, Harry Kane and Son Heung-min.
35' It's all Tottenham at the moment, with the visitors getting everyone back behind the ball and they are camped inside their own half, soaking up the Spurs pressure, allowing the home side to keep the ball.
33' We have out first corner of the game! Tottenham with the opportuntity from the set piece, but Eriksen's ball into the box is easily cut out by Watford.
31' We're past the half an hour mark now at Wembley and it remains goalless between Tottenham and Watford, in a game that has struggled to get going, with not much quality on show in front of goal.
29' CLOSE! Deulofeu cuts inside off the left and fires an effort goalwards from just outside the box, but the shot flies narrowly wide of Lloris' goal, with the Spurs goalkeeper diving across his goal to try and stop it.
28' Tottenham break forward on the counter-attack, with Llorente breaking free, he looks up and spots Vertonghen sprinting towards goal, completely unmarked. Llorente fires a good ball up to the centre-back, but Foster times his run to perfection, smashing the ball clear as he just gets there in front of the Spurs man.
27' Watford look dangerous when they get the ball down the wings and whip crosses into the box, as Janmaat and Holebas have provided some good balls into the area so far.
25' Janmaat tries his luck from long range after the ball falls nicely into his path, following Deeney's blocked effort. However, the right-backs shot flies high over the Spurs crossbar.
23' Tottenham have lost their last two home league games, last losing three in a row in September 2008. They last lost three in a row at home within the same season in February 2007.
21' There are a lot of empty seats at Wembley this evening, certainly not an attendance record and the atmosphere is quite flat, with neither set of fans having much to shout about so far.
19' Tottenham are enjoying much more possession now, but much of it is in their own half as Watford are doing a good job of keeping them away from their final third.
17' Almost! Excellent play by Eriksen to skip past his marker on the edge of the box and lay the ball off to Son who was races through on goal. The striker takes a touch, which is too heavy and Foster is quick off his line to smother the ball.
15' Decent effort! Eriksen with an effort from just outside the box, which takes a deflection off Mariappa and has to be well saved by Foster, adjusting his feet quickly and making a good save, gathering the ball on the second attempt.
13' Son is causing the Watford defence a lot of problems at the moment, he looks like Tottenham;s best attacking threat so far. It will be interesting to see how long the striker can last after returning from the Asian Cup earlier this week.
11' Tottenham are unbeaten in their last seven home games against Watford in all competitions (W6 D1) since a 2-3 loss in a League Cup match in October 1994.
9' CLOSE! Son with the best chance of the game so far. The South Korean picks up the ball on the edge of the penalty area, cuts inside and tries to curl the ball into the top corner, but it flies just inches wide of the goal. Foster was rooted to the spot, he wasn't going to save that effort.
8' A few moments ago it looked like Deeney had picked up a slight knock, he was walking gingerly around the pitch. However, he now appears to be fine.
7' The pace of the game is quite slow at the moment, with neither team really going for it in the early stages. Watford are pressing high and not allowing Tottenham any space to play into, so it's all just in the middle of the pitch.
5' Not too far away! Janmaat with a terrific cross into the penalty area from the right wing and Deeney is well positioned to get on the end of it, but just as he goes up for the header, Alderweireld gets a slight touch on the ball and takes it away from the Hornets striker.
3' Son does brilliantly down the left wing, uses his pace to get back Cathcart and break into the Watford penalty area. However, he just runs out of pace as he tries to pull the ball back to Llorente in the six yard box.
2' Bright start by Watford, keeping the ball nicely in the Tottenham half and Deeney almost gets on the end of a lovely chipped ball over the top by Hughes. However, Lloris reads it well and gathers the ball.
1' We're underway!
The teams are out on the pitch and kick-off is just a few minutes away, stay tuned for all of the match action!
Meanwhile for Watford, Cathcart and Hughes return from injury to take their places in the starting line-up, replacing Sema and Kabasele. Whilst Janmaat is selected at right-back ahead of Femenia.
Son goes straight back into the Tottenham starting line-up, after returning from his Asian Cup exploits with South Korea, replacing Lamela. Aurier and Sanchez also return to the starting XI, replacing Trippier and Dier, who drop to the bench.
WATFORD SUBS: Heurelho Gomes, Miguel Britos, Adam Masina, Ben Wilmot, Domingos Quina, Ken Sema, Isaac Success.
WATFORD (4-4-2): Ben Foster; Daryl Janmaat, Adrian Mariappa, Craig Cathcart, Jose Holebas; Will Hughes, Tom Cleverley, Etienne Capoue, Roberto Pereyra; Troy Deeney, Gerard Deulofeu.
TOTTENHAM SUBS: Paulo Gazzaniga, Kieran Trippier, Eric Dier, Kyle Walker-Peters, Lucas Moura, Erik Lamela, Oliver Skipp.
TOTTENHAM (3-4-2-1): Hugo Lloris; Toby Alderweireld, Davinson Sanchez, Jan Vertonghen; Serge Aurier, Harry Winks, Moussa Sissoko, Danny Rose; Christian Eriksen, Son Heung-Min; Fernando Llorente.
Watford could move up to seventh with a win tonight and they beat Spurs 2-1 in the repeat fixture at Vicarage Road earlier in the season. The Hornets are unbeaten in their last six games, including a 2-0 victory over Newcastle in the FA Cup last weekend.
Tottenham will look to put their cup exits behind them today, by getting back to winning ways in the league. They could consolidate their position in the top four with victory over Watford, as they are currently third, five points behind Manchester City. Last time in the league they managed to beat Fulham 2-1 late on, thanks to a 93rd minute winner from Harry Winks.
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