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Spurs put on in order to against vierdeklasser Newport, Alderweireld has flawless comeback

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Tottenham won the replay against vierdeklasser Newport County easily with 2-0. In the first game against Newport could just 1-1 from the fire drag escaped a serious blamage. The Spurs had a so what to make, but manager Pochettino opted yet again for a B-team. That was sufficient, and after the first half was the 2-0 final standings already decided, after the rest were the Spurs, the match is easy to play. Toby Alderweireld made his comeback after 3 months of injuries and played the full ninety minutes.

The Spurs came out with a bonified B-team for the day at Wembley. Kane, Eriksen and Alli started on the bench and the Red Devils Dembélé and Vertonghen were not even in the selection. But their replacements had little trouble with the vierdeklasser. Newport weathered initially still good, but had just before the half-hour a owngoal swallow. A cross from Tottenham-winger Moussa Sissoko ended up by Newport defender Than Butler at the goal.

Ten minutes later, Erik Lamela a handsome attack of the Spurs off with a nicely placed ball over the Newport goalkeeper. It was the first goal since 16 months for the blessuregevoelige Argentine winger of Tottenham.

The Spurs had no more problems in the second half and created some good chances through Lamela,Llorente, Eriksen and Alli but did not score a goal. The Spurs go through to the fifth round of the FA Cup. No stunt so for the men of Newport County, who fought for what they were worth. Alderweireld played the whole match and had no problems.

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