Spurs Continue Their Quiet Climb
The dark horse of English football is slowly marching into the limelight.
Tottemham Hotspur didn't waste any time crushing downtrodden Sunderland, though, posting a 4-1 three-pointer.
The Black Cats continue to for life iin the Premiership, and yet another false dawn of hope appeared here when Patrick van Aanholt netted the game's first goal:
But all that really did was bring Spurs to life.
Christian Eriksen pulled the home side even:
Kids always have a hard time stopping a bouncing ball.
Mousa Dembele doubled the Spurs' cushion with a smashing strike:
That went in like BB-8 through the scenery.
Erikson came back again with a magic show for all in attendance:
The stadium tickets are worth it now.
When you're down, it's not a good idea to bring to opposition down when they're in your penalty area. But Sunderland isn't struggling because they've had a lot of good ideas.
Harry Kane had no trouble adding to his goal total:
That's as perfect as it gets in penalties.