Soccer live Gareth Bale and Harry Kane scattered Crystal Palace
Gareth Bale began to recall his best days. The Welsh star scored two goals in Tottenham`s 4-1 victory in the London derby with Crystal Palace. He opened the scoring in the 25th minute before Christian Benteke equalized at the very end of the first half. Bale scored again in the 49th minute, and a little later Harry Kane, who assisted on the first two goals of the `spurs`, added a third goal for the hosts. In the 76th minute, Kane scored another goal after receiving the traditional assist from Son Hyun-Min. Jose Mourinho`s team recorded its third consecutive victory in the Premier League and ranks sixth, just two points behind fourth-placed Chelsea. Crystal Palace is 13th, but eight points separate it from the relegation zone. Bale made another strong match and has already scored 6 goals in the last 6 games for Tottenham. In the second match of the last three, he scored twice. He also began to develop an excellent partnership with Kane and Son Hyun-Min.
The first danger of the match came after Bale`s cross and Son`s header, which ended up right in Guaita`s hands. Garrett had a reason to smile in the 25th minute. The player transferred from Real Madrid opened the score. Lucas Moura stole the ball from Milivojevic and deflected it to Kane, who saw Bale perfectly so that the Welsh international could score the ball on an empty net. The hosts had control over what was happening on the field, but allowed an equalizer at the end of the first half. Milivojevic`s cross was perfectly intercepted by a header from Benteke and the score was 1-1. Palace scored the first goal away to Tottenham after seven league advised by live football match
games in which they failed to do so.
At the beginning of the second half, Mourinho`s team decided the match within 3 minutes. An excellent attack, in the heart of which was Bale, ended with a cross to Kane, who deflected to Garrett and he headed to give Tottenham the lead. For Kane, this was his 13th assist in the Premier League this season. A little later, the goal scorer also scored and again Bale was at the heart of the attack. He found Matt Doherty on the right, and the Irishman returned to Kane, who with a beautiful shot left no chances for Guaita. During this period, Palace had no answer to the magnificent combinations of `spurs`.
Wilfried Zaha returned to the field, appearing in a break game. His inclusion had no desired effect, as the opponent scored two goals. Zaha demonstrated his qualities in the 70th minute was close to scoring, but his shot ended up in the crossbar. Tottenham reached the fourth goal in the 76th minute and again after a wonderful combination that went through Moura, Lamela and Son, who left Kane to score on an empty net. For the Spurs, this was goal number 100 in all tournaments since the beginning of the season. The only other team from the big five leagues to reach this quota in the current campaign is Bayern (Munich), which has 106.
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