Bale steals the show as Tottenham beat West Ham 3-2 in thriller

West Ham 2 – Tottenham Hotspur 3 (Premier League, February 25, 2013) (Alternative highlightsalternative all goals clip & longer highlights.) On fire Gareth Bale gave Tottenham the lead with a classic ‘Bale’ goal. Andy Carroll pulled West Ham level with a great penalty. Joe Cole brought the ball down brilliant and fired home to give West ham the lead. Gylfi Sigurdsson scrambled it home from close range to equalise for Spurs. With 1 minute to go, Gareth Bale let fly with a howitzer that beat Jaaskelainen and won the match for Tottenham.

GIF: Bale fires Spurs in front v West Ham

GIF: Andy Carroll equalises from the spot

GIF: Jussi Jääskeläinen double save v Spurs

GIF: Joe Cole puts West Ham in front

GIF: Gylfi Sigursdsson scrambles it home for Spurs to make it 2-2

GIF: Gareth Bale scores an 89th minute howitzer

Gareth Bale interview post West Ham heroics.

Andre Villas-Boas interview after West Ham win.

Sam Allardyce: “We’ve been beaten by Gareth Bale”.

GIF: AVB reaction to Gareth Bale winner at West Ham.

GIF: AVB reaction to Spurs win at West Ham.

B101 Writer