Yesterday, on Sunday night, we saw, among other English Premier League football results, Tottenham and Chelsea enjoy wins, both away.
Tottenham Beat Wolves at Home
Wolverhampton took on Tottenham at home. Although the hosts had the win on paper, Dele Alli took three points back home to Tottenham Hotspur from Molineux.
Wolves were keen to prove to their former coach Nuno Espirito Santo that he could’ve stayed at the club. The Portuguese, however, chose Tottenham and quickly. into the new season, came to face his former charges.
On top of that, in another plus for Spurs, Harry Kane returned to the team after quite a long absence.
From the start, in actuality, it was the hosts who led the game.
They dominated most of the possession while Spurs collected yellow cards and rarely entered the rivals’ half of the pitch.
However, Dele Alli still managed to convert a penalty 9 minutes into the game putting the guests ahead.
With 20 minutes to go, Harry Kane made his 2021-22 Premier League debut as he replaced Son Hueng-min.
The 28-year-old faced an excellent chance to double the lead, but Jose Sa denied him this goal.
Nonetheless, Nuno Espirito Santo’s men have claimed their second triumph in a row. Wolves, on the other hand, have zero points after their two opening games.
Watch the match highlights in this compilation video!
Chelsea Win the London Derby over Arsenal
Arsenal faced Chelsea in a North West London derby which took place at the crowded Emirates stadium.
Therein, it didn’t take long for Romelu Lukaku to score on his debut after joining Chelsea again (football transfer news). The former Inter Milan striker scored a goal only 15 minutes into the game.
20 minutes later the hosts tried to recover from Chelsea’s lead. But the Blues took the advantage again, with Reece James adding his name to the scoresheet.
The Gunners had an opportunity to score a goal from a corner kick but Rob Holding’s shot went harmlessly wide.
Then, in the second half, neither team managed to score with Thomas Tuchel’s squad securing another 3 points. Now, with this win, they are first in the Premier League standings.
Catch up on the key moments of the match by clicking here.
Premier League Football Results – Tottenham and Chelsea Enjoy Wins
Wolverhampton – Tottenham 0:1
Goals : Dele Alli 9’
Arsenal – Chelsea 0:2
Goals: Lukaku 15’, James 35’