Christian Eriksen finishes from Adebayor assist to give Spurs lead v Crystal Palace (GIF & Video)

Who needs Jermain Defoe?

Christian Eriksen showed his budding scoring ability to give Spurs the lead against the rejuvenated Adebayor, who gave the Dane a perfect flick-on to run on to and control and finish brilliantly.

Spurs had not started well in the first half against Crystal Palace and were lucky not to be behind thanks to Jason Puncheon’s woeful penalty.

The half-time team-talk from Tim Sherwood appeared to make all the difference…

Emmanuel Adebayor