Despite the comeback, Spurs were unable to close down the gap to United in fourth place which puts the side’s Champions League qualification in jeopardy.
Tottenham Hotspur rallied from two pretensions down to draw 2- 2 with Manchester United in a thrilling Premier League clash on Thursday that left the callers cementing fourth spot.
The point left United six points clear of fifth- placed Spurs with two games in hand and all but ends the London side’s expedients of title holders League football coming season.
Jadon Sancho put United ahead after seven twinkles when he cut in from the left and struck a low right- bottom shot into the far corner past three protectors and goalkeeper Fraser Forster.
Rashford made it 2- 0 just before halftime when he ran onto a long ball from Bruno Fernandes, outpaced Eric Dier and fired once Forster after Pierre- Emile Hojbjerg lost possession.
Tottenham fullback Pedro Porro got the hosts back in the game when he hooked a shot once keeper David De Gea in the 56th nanosecond after a Harry Kane trouble was blocked.
The thing lifted Spurs and they created several further chances before Son Heung- min swept home a Kane cross in the 79th nanosecond to deliver a point under interim head trainer Ryan Mason.
Pedro Porro scores! The deficiency is back to one. Hojbjerg places the ball out wide to Perisic on the left wing. The Croat hits it with the outside of his charge. Kane’s first shot is saved but Porro fires it into the top corner with his left wing.
Chaos in the United box. Spurs affluence the area with bodies. Kane crosses from the right which is missed. Perisic with another cross from the other end which Lenglet connects to but hits the bar.
The entire colosseum rings out razzes as the adjudicator blows the half time whoosh. United has been the better side by a periphery. The score line is a reflection of that. Sancho started the scoring count for Erik ten Hag’s side in the seventh nanosecond. Rashford doubled it a nanosecond from the end of first half.
United takes the corner short. Eriksen bends it in. Casemiro gets on the end of it and places it. The shot is delfected out for a corner but the adjudicator gives it an offside for Casemiro trying to intrude in play.
Spurs with immediate urgency after conceding. It enters the penalty area from the left through Richarlison. The United defence arrives just in time to baffle the attack.
Tottenham Hotspur will begin life under the interim charge of Ryan Mason when it hosts Manchester United at the Spurs Stadium in London on Thursday.
Mason expects the side to give a strong response after the 6- 1 thrashing at the hands of Newcastle United last weekend which led to the blasting of his predecesor Cristian Stellini.
The side is presently in seventh place with 53 points with Brighton, which has two games in hand, breathing down its neck. A palm could launch the side to fifth, just a point behind United, and keep its expedients of securing a titleholders League place alive.
Erik ten Hag’s side comes to the institution of the reverse of a penalty shootout palm against Brighton in the FA Mug on Sunday. United will be without the services of Bruno Fernandes as it aims to leapfrog Newcastle into the third place in the standings.
Spurs looked a different side altogether in the alternate half. further fight and further amenability to win the ball. Pedro Porro with the first thing and also Son to cancel out the first half pretensions from Sancho and Rashford.
Immaculately a palm would have been the stylish launch for Ryan Mason. But he’ll g; adly accept the draw from where his platoon was at formerly on the night. Spurs jumps to the fifth place in the standings. Still six behind United in third which has played two games less. Know More Football News…