Advertiser Disclosure

‘He gets worse every time I watch him’ – Spurs supporters sharpen knives for one player in first-half of Leicester City clash

‘He gets worse every time I watch him’ – Spurs supporters sharpen knives for one player in first-half of Leicester City clash

Tottenham head into the break level

Tottenham head into the break of their clash with Leicester City level at 1-1, despite dominating for much of the encounter.

Harry Kane saw a shot cleared off the line and a header hit the bar before Patson Daka opened the scoring for the home side against the run of play.

However, after Kane had another shot cleared off the line, he finally found a way past the Leicester City defence, rifling home an equaliser with ten minutes left in an end-to-end half.

One man singled out for criticism

Nevertheless, amid what was largely a positive first half for Spurs, one player still stood out like a sore thumb in a white shirt, according to the club’s fanbase.

The man in question? Summer signing Emerson Royal.

The Brazilian has struggled since his move on deadline day, and endured another 45 minutes to forget this evening. And boy did Spurs fans pick up on it:

With Adama Traore linked with a move to north London, are the days of Emerson in a Lilywhite shirt already numbered?

Read more:

“I don’t understand” Tottenham fans bemoan one selection choice during their clash with Leicester

New rules over postponements could be introduced following north London Derby controversy

 


This article was edited by Conor Laird.

Tottenham betting odds, next game:

Norwich vs Tottenham odds: result, both teams to score, correct score & goalscorers

Norwich vs Tottenham Full time result
Norwich
10/1
Draw
6/1
Tottenham
2/9
Norwich vs Tottenham Result/Both teams score Yes No
Norwich 14/1 18/1
Tottenham 8/5
Draw 7/1 22/1
Norwich vs Tottenham Correct Score
Norwich
Tottenham
Norwich vs Tottenham Goalscorers First Last Anytime
Harry Kane8/5 8/5 8/15
Heung-Min Son7/4 7/4 8/13
Dane Scarlett13/5 13/5 10/11
Steven Bergwijn3/1 3/1 6/5
Dejan Kulusevski7/2 7/2 13/10

Tottenham's latest videos

Spurs' most inspiring fan 💙 | Ryley's heartwarming journey to scoring at the North London Derby
Spurs' most inspiring fan 💙 | Ryley's heartwarming journey to scoring at the North London Derby
Ryley Keys was told he would never walk. After years of bravery and determination,…
2022-05-18T15:50:42Z
Sonny awarded Spurs Player of the Year after Burnley win! | Spurs 1-0 Burnley | Matchday Uncut
Sonny awarded Spurs Player of the Year after Burnley win! | Spurs 1-0 Burnley | Matchday Uncut
Watch amazing behind-the-scenes footage of Spurs' 1-0 Premier League victory over Burnley FC! SUBSCRIBE…
2022-05-17T17:00:58Z

Premier League table

# Team MP D P
1 Manchester City 37 72 90
2 Liverpool FC 37 66 89
3 Chelsea FC 36 42 70
4 Tottenham Hotspur 37 24 68
5 Arsenal FC 37 9 66
6 Manchester United 37 1 58
7 West Ham United 37 11 56
8 Wolverhampton Wanderers 37 -3 51
9 Leicester City 36 0 48
10 Brighton & Hove Albion 37 -4 48
11 Brentford FC 37 -7 46
12 Newcastle United 37 -19 46
13 Crystal Palace 36 4 45
14 Aston Villa 36 -1 44
15 Southampton FC 37 -21 40
16 Everton FC 36 -20 36
17 Leeds United 37 -38 35
18 Burnley FC 36 -18 34
19 Watford FC 37 -42 23
20 Norwich City 37 -56 22

Premier League 21/22

Topscorers
Disciplinary
Assists
Player Team Goals
Salah, Mohamed Liverpool FC 22
Son, Heung Min Tottenham Hotspur 21
Ronaldo, Cristiano Manchester United 18
Kane, Harry Tottenham Hotspur 16
De Bruyne, Kevin Manchester City 15
Jota, Diogo Liverpool FC 15
Mane, Sadio Liverpool FC 15
Vardy, Jamie Leicester City 14
Sterling, Raheem Manchester City 13
Zaha, Wilfried Crystal Palace 13
Bowen, Jarrod West Ham United 12
Toney, Ivan Brentford FC 12
Mount, Mason Chelsea FC 11
Maddison, James Leicester City 11
Saka, Bukayo Arsenal FC 11
Mahrez, Riyad Manchester City 11
Richarlison Everton FC 11
Pukki, Teemu Norwich City 11
Watkins, Ollie Aston Villa 11
Fernandes, Bruno Manchester United 10