After tying his shoe laces together, Emmanuel Adebayor jokingly refused to give Christian Eriksen MOTM award

Emmanuel Adebayor and Christian Eriksen were undoubtedly the stars of Tottenham’s 5-1 mauling of Sunderland on Monday night.

The Togo striker bagged a brace and Eriksen secured the man of the match award thanks to two assists and a goal.

Whoever takes charge of Tottenham next season will be keen to hold onto Adebayor and Eriksen and build a team round the Danish playmaker.

After the first Spurs goal, Eriksen was caught on camera tying the shoelaces of Adebayor, who initially did not notice – see picture above.

And, the pair also joked in their post match interview, with Adebayor refusing to give Eriksen his man of the match award at the very end of the clip below…