Fernando Llorente and Lucas Moura score braces as Spurs rock Roma

first_img REVEALED Tottenham v Brighton LIVE: talkSPORT commentary and team news for Boxing Day opener gameday ALTERED who plays? How Man United could line up for Newcastle clash – will Pogba start? Which teams do the best on Boxing Day in the Premier League era? silverware NEW ERA 2 2 How Chelsea could line up against Southampton – what system will Lampard play? smart causal Tottenham Hotspur players celebrate one of their four goals against Roma in the United States. England’s most successful clubs of the past decade, according to trophies won center_img Fernando Llorente celebrates scoring against Roma. possible standings Patrik Schick had opened the scoring for Roma after just three minutes, firing into the far corner as Mauricio Pochettino’s men had a shaky start.But a header from Llorente cancelled out their lead six minutes later, before the Spaniard swept in a rebound to complete his double and make it 2-1. predicted Tottenham beat Roma 4-1 in the International Champions Cup with Fernando Llorente and Lucas Moura both netting doubles.Spurs had to do without a number of of World Cup superstars, including Harry Kane, and were up against an almost full strength opposition at the SDCCU Stadium in San Diego. possible xi Every current Premier League club’s best kit from the past decade Moura added a brace of his own before half-time, heading in a cross from Serge Aurier and then scoring from the edge of the box a minute before the break.The second half saw some fine chances for Roma, with Edin Dzeko’s header from a corner going a couple of yards over before sub keeper Paulo Gazzaniga was equal to a late effort from the former Manchester City striker.Spurs continued to pile on the pressure to hold on for the win in their first game in the United States. Latest Premier League News How Liverpool could line up at Leicester with midfielder set for lengthy absence How the Premier League table could change after the Boxing Day fixtures How Arsenal could line up in Arteta’s first official game in charge – Ozil return? Tottenham predicted XI to face Brighton with Mourinho expected to make big changes last_img

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