Jose Mourinho got his first clean sheet as Tottenham manager after his side thrashed Burnley 5-0 to move them closer to top four with goals coming from Harry Kane who score brace alongside Heung-Min Son plus Lucas Moura and Sissoko.
Heung-min Son scored a goal-of-the-season rival as Tottenham thrashed Burnley 5-0 to shut the gap on the Premier League top four.
Son scored the decide of the bunch as Spurs dominated at the Tottenham Hotspur sports stadium, with a brace from Harry Kane in goals from Lucas Moura and Moussa Sissoko swing Jose Mourinho’s side six points behind fourth-placed Chelsea.
The South Korean beat Nick Pope when a 90-yard run that saw him beat six Burnley players – and another doubly permanently measure – to place Spurs 3-0 up.
Kane’s opener was few tap-in either, riffling home from 35-yards out.
Lucas Moura was reachable to get Tottenham’s second, when Son’s effort was tipped upwards by Pope, nodded on by Dele Alli before the Brazilian tapped home.
Sean Dyche’s facet started the brighter when the restart, albeit while not inflicting the Spurs defence an excessive amount of concern.
The Clarets had the lion’s share of possession within the 1st 5 minutes approximately, and once Kane went down awkwardly clutching his ankle joint, there was cause for concern amongst the Tottenham fans.
Not solely did the Spurs captain continue, he scored a second moments later – lashing the ball past Pope into the top-left corner of the goal.
Spurs had conceded 2 goals in every of their four matches below Mourinho before these days, and that they looked resolute keeping their 1st clean-sheet since they beat Crystal Palace by a similar scoreline within the middle of Sep.
But that determination didn’t blunt their attack. Sissoko scored his second in as several league games reception when linking up well with Kane before toe-poking the ball past Pope.
Despite saying he’d rest players for the period trip to Bayern Munich, Mourinho didn’t waste the possibility to blood some youngsters here.
Ryan Sessegnon and Oliver Skipp were each brought on within the last half, before Troy Parrott was handed his Premier League debut, commutation Dele Alli for the ultimate 5 minutes of normal time.
The win, and Tottenham’s 1st clean sheet below Mourinho, takes Tottenham up to fifth –six points behind fourth-place Chelsea – earlier than this evening’s Manchester derby.