Harry Kane returned to Tottenham motion as Dele Alli’s early penalty noticed them edge previous Wolves 1-0, with the hosts as soon as once more affected by an absence of ultimate product.
All eyes have been on the teamsheet at 1pm, the place Nuno Espirito Santo had named Kane on the bench for the primary time since his delayed return to Spurs after Euro 2020.
The striker’s future stays very a lot undecided with 9 days left of the summer season switch window, however got here on as a 72nd-minute substitute. The away followers sang ‘Harry Kane, he is one in all our personal’ as he changed Heung-Min Son.
Alli’s ninth-minute penalty proved to be the decisive objective, the midfielder firing his spot-kick into the underside nook after he had been introduced down by Wolves goalkeeper Jose Sa.
However Wolves dominated a lot of the sport, spurred on by a boisterous Molineux crowd, and can really feel aggrieved to haven’t been awarded their very own penalty quickly after as Olivier Skipp bundled Nelson Semedo to the ground.
Nevertheless, as was the story underneath Nuno final season, Wolves suffered from an absence of ultimate product with Raul Jimenez and Adama Traore each going shut in a string of efforts as they misplaced a second successive recreation 1-0.
Tottenham preserve their excellent begin to the brand new Premier League season, with Hugo Lloris marking his three hundredth Premier League look for Spurs with a clear sheet.
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Each groups play in midweek – Wolves journey to Nottingham Forest within the Carabao Cup, whereas Tottenham play the second leg of their Europa Convention League play-off towards Pacos de Ferreira on Thursday.
Wolves are again on Tremendous Sunday subsequent weekend once they welcome Manchester United to Molineux; kick-off 4.30pm. Tottenham additionally play on Sunday, travelling to Watford; kick-off 2pm.