Erik Lamela inspires Spurs comeback in Wembley thriller

first_imgWHAT a way to sign off at Wembley.Harry Kane, scoring Tottenham’s 77th minute winner in this crazy, chaotic game, has finished the season with a 30-goal Premier League haul.6 Jamie Vardy opened the scoring for The FoxesCredit: AFP or licensors6 Harry Kane scored Spurs’ equaliser only three minutes after they went behindCredit: REUTERSHe scored twice here, desperately trying to chase down Mo Salah in the race for the Golden Boot.In the end, he was a couple short of drawing level with the Liverpool forward.For the time being he can put personal accolades to one side because this was a bonkers game of football.Leicester, playing like the side who won the Premier League two years ago, were irresistible at times.6 Riyad Mahrez’s goal gave Leicester the lead going into the breakCredit: REUTERS6 Kelechi Iheanacho extended Leicester’s lead on the 47th minuteCredit: PA:Empics SportThey twice went ahead in the first half and looked to have done enough to finish the season with a point when Jamie Vardy lashed in a 73rd minute equaliser to make it 4-4.Somewhere and somehow, Tottenham scored five times.The goals just kept on coming, one after the other as Spurs forced their way back into this game.They had been booed off at the break, with their fans on their case because they were 2-1 down after Vardy and Riyad Mahrez got first half goals.Final Day Round-Up: Watch the best action from the last day of the 2017/18 Premier League6 Lamela scored twice to keep Spurs in the gameCredit: PA:Press Association6 Harry Kane scored his 30th goal of the Premier league seasonCredit: AFP or licensorsKane’s first effort, a seventh minute equaliser swerving beyond Eldin Jakupovic, did not appease them.Instead they got going after the break, going 4-3 ahead when Erik Lamela scored twice and played a part in the deflected effort off Christian Fuchs.Vardy responded, firing an equaliser off his left foot after 73 minutes when Mahrez sent his team-mate running through on goal.Three minutes later Spurs scored again when Kane cut inside before bending the winner beyond the reach of Leicester’s keeper.They stopped at five, seeing out their final game at the national stadium before they head back to White Hart Lane next season.Goals of the Round: Watch the finest strikes from the final day of Premier League gamesINTERACTIVE STATS – CLICK on the categories to find out how the teams faredINTERACTIVE LINE-UPS– CLICK on a player’s number below to see their statsmost read leicester newsPRICE IS RIGHTMost valuable stars in world with Maddison top CM and Iwobi pricier than KDBCARD ONE TO TAKEAncelotti suffers blow just hours into Everton career as Iwobi limps offSITTING ‘TOO COMFORTABLY’Alex Iwobi reveals the reason he quit Arsenal for EvertonKANT DO THATKanu slams Arsenal’s decision to flog Iwobi as he is a Gooner ‘in and out’AIR-WOBIEx-Arsenal star Alex Iwobi reveals Everton team-mates laugh at his headersLive BlogEVERTON V WOLVESKean and Cutrone earn first league starts in Goodison six-pointerTOFF LUCKArsenal ‘undersold Iwobi’ and should have demanded £46m, say computer boffins’ROBBED THEM’Arsenal fans convinced £40m for Iwobi is by far their best business of summerIWO-BYEArsenal agree to stunning £40m transfer of Alex Iwobi to EvertonGossipIWOBI, OR NOT IWOBI?Arsenal ready for new Iwobi bid from Everton after £30m offer rejectedlast_img

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