English Premier League

Tottenham Hotspur vs Crystal Palace, 2023-24 English Premier League

· English Premier League
  • 77': Timo Werner
  • 80': Cristian Romero
  • 88': Son Heung-Min
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3 - 1
  • 59': Eberechi Eze

Werner sparks Tottenham comeback win over Palace

Timo Werner's first goal for Tottenham Hotspur sparked a 3-1 comeback victory at home against Crystal Palace to revive their top-four hopes in the Premier League on Saturday.

Match Commentary

  • 0': Lineups are announced and players are warming up.
  • 0': First Half begins.
  • 5': Attempt missed. Jordan Ayew (Crystal Palace) right footed shot from outside the box is high and wide to the left. Assisted by Jefferson Lerma.
  • 6': Foul by Joachim Andersen (Crystal Palace).
  • 6': Son Heung-Min (Tottenham Hotspur) wins a free kick on the right wing.
  • 7': Corner, Tottenham Hotspur. Conceded by Eberechi Eze.
  • 10': Delay in match because of an injury Micky van de Ven (Tottenham Hotspur).
  • 11': Delay over. They are ready to continue.
  • 12': Daniel Muñoz (Crystal Palace) wins a free kick on the right wing.
  • 12': Foul by Destiny Udogie (Tottenham Hotspur).
  • 13': Attempt blocked. Jean-Philippe Mateta (Crystal Palace) right footed shot from the centre of the box is blocked. Assisted by Jordan Ayew with a cross.
  • 13': Attempt missed. Adam Wharton (Crystal Palace) left footed shot from the right side of the box is high and wide to the left following a set piece situation.
  • 15': Emerson Royal (Tottenham Hotspur) wins a free kick in the attacking half.
  • 15': Foul by Chris Richards (Crystal Palace).
  • 17': Foul by Yves Bissouma (Tottenham Hotspur).
  • 17': Jordan Ayew (Crystal Palace) wins a free kick on the right wing.
  • 18': Attempt saved. Timo Werner (Tottenham Hotspur) right footed shot from the centre of the box is saved in the centre of the goal. Assisted by Son Heung-Min with a through ball.
  • 21': Offside, Crystal Palace. Daniel Muñoz is caught offside.
  • 21': Delay in match because of an injury Guglielmo Vicario (Tottenham Hotspur).
  • 25': Foul by Joel Ward (Crystal Palace).
  • 25': James Maddison (Tottenham Hotspur) wins a free kick on the left wing.
  • 25': Corner, Tottenham Hotspur. Conceded by Sam Johnstone.
  • 28': Foul by Jean-Philippe Mateta (Crystal Palace).
  • 28': Rodrigo Bentancur (Tottenham Hotspur) wins a free kick in the attacking half.
  • 29': Adam Wharton (Crystal Palace) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
  • 29': Foul by James Maddison (Tottenham Hotspur).
  • 30': Foul by Daniel Muñoz (Crystal Palace).
  • 30': Yves Bissouma (Tottenham Hotspur) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
  • 30': Offside, Crystal Palace. Jordan Ayew is caught offside.
  • 31': Foul by Rodrigo Bentancur (Tottenham Hotspur).
  • 31': Jefferson Lerma (Crystal Palace) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
  • 33': Emerson Royal (Tottenham Hotspur) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
  • 33': Foul by Eberechi Eze (Crystal Palace).
  • 34': Corner, Tottenham Hotspur. Conceded by Tyrick Mitchell.
  • 36': Foul by Destiny Udogie (Tottenham Hotspur).
  • 36': Jordan Ayew (Crystal Palace) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
  • 37': Foul by Jean-Philippe Mateta (Crystal Palace).
  • 37': Micky van de Ven (Tottenham Hotspur) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
  • 37': Offside, Tottenham Hotspur. Timo Werner is caught offside.
  • 39': Corner, Tottenham Hotspur. Conceded by Joel Ward.
  • 41': Foul by Rodrigo Bentancur (Tottenham Hotspur).
  • 41': Jefferson Lerma (Crystal Palace) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
  • 41': Corner, Crystal Palace. Conceded by Destiny Udogie.
  • 42': Delay in match (Crystal Palace).
  • 42': Delay in match because of an injury James Maddison (Tottenham Hotspur).
  • 43': Delay over. They are ready to continue.
  • 45': Offside, Tottenham Hotspur. Timo Werner is caught offside.
  • 45'+1': Offside, Crystal Palace. Jordan Ayew is caught offside.
  • 45'+1': Attempt missed. Rodrigo Bentancur (Tottenham Hotspur) right footed shot from outside the box is high and wide to the right. Assisted by James Maddison.
  • 45'+2': Foul by Jefferson Lerma (Crystal Palace).
  • 45'+2': Yves Bissouma (Tottenham Hotspur) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
  • 45'+4': First Half ends, Tottenham Hotspur 0, Crystal Palace 0.
  • 45': Second Half begins Tottenham Hotspur 0, Crystal Palace 0.
  • 46': Foul by Adam Wharton (Crystal Palace).
  • 46': James Maddison (Tottenham Hotspur) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
  • 48': Corner, Tottenham Hotspur. Conceded by Tyrick Mitchell.
  • 49': Attempt blocked. Timo Werner (Tottenham Hotspur) right footed shot from the left side of the box is blocked.
  • 49': Foul by Jefferson Lerma (Crystal Palace).
  • 49': James Maddison (Tottenham Hotspur) wins a free kick on the right wing.
  • 50': Jefferson Lerma (Crystal Palace) is shown the yellow card for a bad foul.
  • 53': Corner, Tottenham Hotspur. Conceded by Daniel Muñoz.
  • 53': Attempt blocked. Son Heung-Min (Tottenham Hotspur) right footed shot from the right side of the six yard box is blocked.
  • 54': Son Heung-Min (Tottenham Hotspur) hits the right post with a right footed shot from the centre of the box. Assisted by Dejan Kulusevski.
  • 55': Attempt missed. Destiny Udogie (Tottenham Hotspur) left footed shot from the left side of the box misses to the left. Assisted by Timo Werner.
  • 56': Foul by Jordan Ayew (Crystal Palace).
  • 56': James Maddison (Tottenham Hotspur) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
  • 57': Eberechi Eze (Crystal Palace) wins a free kick in the attacking half.
  • 57': Foul by Rodrigo Bentancur (Tottenham Hotspur).
  • 58': Rodrigo Bentancur (Tottenham Hotspur) is shown the yellow card for a bad foul.
  • 59': Goal! Tottenham Hotspur 0, Crystal Palace 1. Eberechi Eze (Crystal Palace) from a free kick with a right footed shot to the top right corner.
  • 62': Attempt saved. Timo Werner (Tottenham Hotspur) right footed shot from the left side of the box is saved in the top left corner. Assisted by Son Heung-Min.
  • 62': Corner, Tottenham Hotspur. Conceded by Sam Johnstone.
  • 62': Corner, Tottenham Hotspur. Conceded by Joachim Andersen.
  • 63': Substitution, Tottenham Hotspur. Brennan Johnson replaces Rodrigo Bentancur.
  • 65': Attempt missed. Brennan Johnson (Tottenham Hotspur) right footed shot from the centre of the box is too high. Assisted by Son Heung-Min.
  • 65': Attempt missed. Son Heung-Min (Tottenham Hotspur) left footed shot from the centre of the box misses to the right. Assisted by Timo Werner.
  • 66': Substitution, Crystal Palace. Matheus França replaces Eberechi Eze.
  • 67': Corner, Tottenham Hotspur. Conceded by Chris Richards.
  • 68': Attempt saved. Cristian Romero (Tottenham Hotspur) header from the centre of the box is saved in the top left corner. Assisted by Dejan Kulusevski with a cross.
  • 68': Corner, Tottenham Hotspur. Conceded by Chris Richards.
  • 69': Delay in match because of an injury Jordan Ayew (Crystal Palace).
  • 70': Delay over. They are ready to continue.
  • 71': Substitution, Crystal Palace. Will Hughes replaces Adam Wharton.
  • 71': Substitution, Crystal Palace. Odsonne Édouard replaces Jordan Ayew because of an injury.
  • 71': Offside, Crystal Palace. Odsonne Édouard is caught offside.
  • 72': Offside, Crystal Palace. Jean-Philippe Mateta is caught offside.
  • 73': Corner, Tottenham Hotspur. Conceded by Chris Richards.
  • 74': Attempt missed. Son Heung-Min (Tottenham Hotspur) left footed shot from the left side of the box is close, but misses to the right. Assisted by Destiny Udogie.
  • 75': Sam Johnstone (Crystal Palace) is shown the yellow card.
  • 76': Foul by Jean-Philippe Mateta (Crystal Palace).
  • 76': Micky van de Ven (Tottenham Hotspur) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
  • 77': Goal! Tottenham Hotspur 1, Crystal Palace 1. Timo Werner (Tottenham Hotspur) right footed shot from the centre of the box to the centre of the goal. Assisted by Brennan Johnson.
  • 78': Destiny Udogie (Tottenham Hotspur) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
  • 78': Foul by Matheus França (Crystal Palace).
  • 80': Foul by Will Hughes (Crystal Palace).
  • 80': James Maddison (Tottenham Hotspur) wins a free kick in the attacking half.
  • 80': Goal! Tottenham Hotspur 2, Crystal Palace 1. Cristian Romero (Tottenham Hotspur) header from the centre of the box to the bottom left corner. Assisted by James Maddison.
  • 82': Substitution, Tottenham Hotspur. Pape Sarr replaces James Maddison.
  • 82': Substitution, Tottenham Hotspur. Pierre-Emile Højbjerg replaces Timo Werner.
  • 88': Goal! Tottenham Hotspur 3, Crystal Palace 1. Son Heung-Min (Tottenham Hotspur) right footed shot from outside the box to the bottom right corner. Assisted by Brennan Johnson.
  • 90': Substitution, Tottenham Hotspur. Giovani Lo Celso replaces Yves Bissouma.
  • 90'+1': Substitution, Tottenham Hotspur. Dane Scarlett replaces Son Heung-Min.
  • 90'+3': Foul by Will Hughes (Crystal Palace).
  • 90'+3': Micky van de Ven (Tottenham Hotspur) wins a free kick on the left wing.
  • 90'+7': Foul by Will Hughes (Crystal Palace).
  • 90'+7': Giovani Lo Celso (Tottenham Hotspur) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
  • 90'+8': Second Half ends, Tottenham Hotspur 3, Crystal Palace 1.
  • 0': Match ends, Tottenham Hotspur 3, Crystal Palace 1.

Statistics

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16 Fouls 7
2 Yellow Cards 1
0 Red Cards 0
5 Offsides 2
1 Corner Kicks 11
3 Saves 0
21.8 Possession 78.2
4 SHOTS 14
1 ON GOAL 6
0.3 On Target % 0.4
0 Penalty Goals 0
0 Penalty Kicks Taken 0
158 Accurate Passes 732
226 Passes 818
0.7 Pass Completion % 0.9
1 Accurate Crosses 3
8 Crosses 28
0.1 Cross % 0.1
52 Long Balls 29
24 Accurate Long Balls 18
0.5 Long Balls % 0.6
1 Blocked Shots 2
7 Effective Tackles 11
16 Tackles 18
0.4 Tackle % 0.6
13 Interceptions 5
30 Effective Clearances 7
30 Clearances 7

Game Information

Competition: English Premier League

Venue: Tottenham Hotspur Stadium
Location: London, England
Attendance: 61,339

Premier League Standings

# TEAM GP GD PTS
1 Manchester City 38 +62 91
2 Arsenal 38 +62 89
3 Liverpool 38 +45 82
4 Aston Villa 38 +15 68
Full Standings

Line-Ups

TOT Tottenham Hotspur (4-2-3-1)

No. Name
13 Guglielmo Vicario (GK)
37 Micky van de Ven
17 Cristian Romero
38 Destiny Udogie
12 Emerson Royal
10 James Maddison
30 Rodrigo Bentancur Yellow Card
8 Yves Bissouma
7 Son Heung-Min
16 Timo Werner
21 Dejan Kulusevski

CRY Crystal Palace (3-4-2-1)

No. Name
1 Sam Johnstone (GK) Yellow Card
16 Joachim Andersen
26 Chris Richards
2 Joel Ward
8 Jefferson Lerma Yellow Card
20 Adam Wharton
3 Tyrick Mitchell
12 Daniel Muñoz
14 Jean-Philippe Mateta
10 Eberechi Eze
9 Jordan Ayew

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