Tottenham struggles proceed, fall to Brentford
Brentford shrugged off an eight-month ban imposed on striker Ivan Toney as Bryan Mbeumo scored twice in a 3-1 win at Tottenham Hotspur on Saturday of their penultimate Premier League recreation of a powerful season.
Harry Kane‘s twenty eighth league purpose of the marketing campaign, a surprising free kick, put the hosts forward they usually dominated earlier than halftime of their final dwelling recreation of the season.
However seventh-placed Tottenham’s hopes of qualifying for Europe suffered yet one more blow after the break as Cameroonian ahead Mbeumo dispatched two scientific left-foot finishes to show the sport on its head within the area of 12 minutes.
It prompted dwelling chants towards chairman Daniel Levy, who admitted in his programme notes it had been an “immensely difficult season” for the membership. The amount elevated when Yoane Wissa wrapped it up for Brentford within the 88th minute from Mbeumo’s cross.
For ninth-place Brentford, a top-half end is assured they usually even have an out of doors likelihood of sneaking above Tottenham and qualifying for Europe.
Tottenham have 57 factors from 37 video games, a degree behind sixth-placed Brighton & Hove Albion who’ve a recreation in hand. Brentford, who host leaders Manchester Metropolis subsequent week, have 56.