Tottenham held Juventus to a draw despite being two goals behind after nine minutes

Tottenham held Juventus to a draw despite being two goals behind after nine minutes 4
Tottenham held Juventus to a draw despite being two goals behind after nine minutes 4

Goals: Higuain 2′, 9′ (penalty) – Kane 35′, Eriksen 72′

Coach Max Allegri’s team entered the game with confidence through 11 consecutive wins in all competitions.

And while Tottenham had not yet gotten used to the field, they opened the score in the second minute.

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Higuain broke the deadlock early.

Juventus continues to suffocate opponents with high-speed and diverse deployment lines.

It took 25 minutes for Tottenham to regain composure and deploy their own style of play, while Juventus retreated deep and entrenched.

Tottenham held Juventus to a draw despite being two goals behind after nine minutes

Juventus doubled the gap in the ninth minute.

Higuain’s miss made Tottenham play more comfortably.

In the remaining minutes in the first half, Tottenham increased the pressure, but could not find a second goal.

Despite being behind after the first half, the England representative launched 10 shots, with a possession rate of 72%.

Tottenham held Juventus to a draw despite being two goals behind after nine minutes

Tottenham regained a point thanks to the spirit of not giving up.

Tottenham had a valuable opportunity with a free kick less than 20 meters away, from a wide angle, in the 72nd minute. `Conductor` Eriksen took responsibility for the free kick, with a shot into the near corner.

Satisfied with one point and two away goals as capital, Tottenham proactively extended time in the final minutes.

The 2-2 result gives coach Mauricio Pochettino and his team an advantage before the return leg taking place three weeks later.

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