Tottenham Hotspur 2 Leeds United 1 - Reaction and recap

Leeds United return to Premier League action today against Tottenham Hotspur at the club's new Tottenham Hotspur Stadium - and you can follow all the action as it happens here.

By Lee Sobot
Sunday, 21st November 2021, 9:29 pm
SUNDAY SHOWDOWN: Between new Tottenham Hotspur boss Antonio Conte, left, and Leeds United head coach Marcelo Bielsa, right. Graphic by Graeme Bandeira.
SUNDAY SHOWDOWN: Between new Tottenham Hotspur boss Antonio Conte, left, and Leeds United head coach Marcelo Bielsa, right. Graphic by Graeme Bandeira.

Leeds signed off for the latest international break with a strong performance in a 1-1 draw against Leicester City at Elland Road, a game for which Patrick Bamford, Luke Ayling, Robin Koch, Junior Firpo, Jamie Shackleton and Joe Gelhardt were all out injured.

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Marcelo Bielsa's Whites have since had two weeks off and return to action against Spurs in boss Antonio Conte's first home league game in charge.

United are approaching the contest sat fourth-bottom, two points clear of the dropzone, but a win would take Leeds at least 14th.

Tottenham Hotspur 2 Leeds United 1 Recap and reaction

Last updated: Sunday, 21 November, 2021, 19:28

  • 4.30pm kick-off at Tottenham Hotspur Stadium
  • Leeds fourth bottom, two points clear of the dropzone
  • Victory would take Whites up to 14th
  • Antonio Conte’s first home league game in charge of Spurs

70: Dier’s free-kick is deflected and hits the post with Meslier beaten, Regulion is first to the rebound and can’t miss.

68: Tanganga off for Sanchez

Another Leeds booking - no arguments with this one

67: Cooper on Moura on the edge of the box, chance this

66: For a foul on Kane, looked to get the ball

60: Off his line to smother at the feet of Davies

58,989

59: Firpo on for Klich, a second Spurs goal is on the cards at this rate, all over Leeds now

58: Hobjerg converts from the middle of the box after Meslier came off his line looking to mop up danger as Moura got near the byline. All Spurs now

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