Tottenham 5-0 Newcstle: Saha double, Kranjcar ,Adebayor score
Tottenham Hotspur appear bright when facing Newcastle United in the Premier League continued. The Lilywhites won five goals without reply.
In the action at White Hart Lane on Saturday (11/02/2012), the Spurs had a 4-0 lead in the first round by two goals from Louis Saha, Benoit Assou Ekotto and Niko Kranjcar. One other goal Emmanuel Adebayor generated in the second round.
With these three points, the Spurs cemented its position in third place standings with 53 points from 25 matches. Five points with Manchester United at the top. While Newcastle stuck in sixth with 42 points.
Just four minutes walk game winning goal by Spurs have Assou-Ekotto. Bait one-two defense splitting Adebayor Bale and Newcastle, the last name to send feedback to the far post and Ekotto easily struck the ball into the goal.
In less than two minutes later Spurs doubled the score after crossing Adebayor Saha achieved success through a hard kick that can not be met Tim Krul.
In the 20th minute Spurs the lead with three goals. Ekotto gave the ball to Luka Modric who ran on the left side and feed to Adebayor. Then handed the ball to Saha who immediately shot into the goal.
Newcastle had a chance of dropping out in 25 minutes. Demba Ba is still a free kick wide on the left of goalkeeper Brad Friedel.
Kranjcar! At the 34th minute and scored the Spurs' fourth craze. Adebayor shot the ball and the rebound was ignored Krul grasp Adebayor who then handed to Kranjcar. Krosia midfielder was then kicked the ball toward the goal and scored.
In the second half Spurs began to relax the pressure and just added another goal on 65 minutes through Adebayor. Ekotto started crossing to the far post who headed Saha into the face of goal and went on to kick Adebayor first time.
The game was ending with a score of 5-0.
TOTTENHAM: Friedel; Walker, Dawson, King (Nelsen 74 '), Assou-Ekotto; Kranjcar, Modric, Parker, Bale (Lennon 68'); Adebayor, Saha (Defoe 68 ')
NEWCASTLE: Krul; Simpson, Williamson, Coloccini, Santon; Obertan (Ferguson 45 '), Guthrie (Lovenkrands 86'), Perch, Gutierrez; Ba, Cisse (Gosling 68 ')