Thursday, March 7th, 2013
Tottenham Hotspur 3 – Inter Milan 0 (Europa League, Round of 16, 1st leg, March 7, 2013) (Alternative highlights, more alternative highlights & longer highlights.) Freescoring Gareth Bale headed Tottenham in front early on. Gareth Bale was then booked for a dive. Gylfi Sigurdsson gave Spurs a 2-0 lead within 20 minutes. Ricky Alvarez should have pulled one back for Inter, but he pulled his shot wide. Jan Vertonghen headed a third for Spurs to give them plenty of breathing space for the second leg.