Tottenham Hotspurs won their first game of the Premier League 2021-22 by sealing a 1-0 win over Manchester City at the Tottenham Hotspur Stadium. Son Heung-min was the one who scored a goal at the 55th minute of the match and helped the team walk away with a win. Before the game, Manchester City was touted to be the favourite to win the fixture. Reasons? Tottenham's bad outing last season, no Harry Kane and of course new manager Nuno Espirito Santo. Tottenham Hotspurs Shock Manchester City, Harry Kane-Less Team Registers 1-0 Win in EPL 2021-22 (Watch Goal Highlights).
But none of these reasons were enough for Tottenham to lose the match. Son Heung-min was the one who scored a goal for the team at the 55th minute of the match and eventually, the home team walked away with the win. Post this, the players took to social media to express their excitement for the win. The likes of Sergio Reguilon, Dele Alli, Davinson Sanchez and others took to social media and hailed the team for the win.
Check out the tweets below:
— DAVINSON (@daosanchez26) August 15, 2021
What a day!
— Dele (@dele_official) August 15, 2021
— Sergio Reguilón (@sergio_regui) August 15, 2021
Amid Harry Kane's transfer rumours, Son Heung-min was asked if he would want to spend a decade at Tottenham to which said that he does not wish to move anywhere else.
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