"The first half was very hard, first of all because we never felt the confidence to play", said Pochettino post match. The timing of the first goal was very important, the cross was unreal, I didn't have to do anything, just touch the ball.
The Belgian notched his first goal in the Champions League with a well-timed volley in the 83rd minute after he had set up forward Son for a 47th minute lead. The Wembley crowd was there to see him in good numbers and the youngster did not disappoint, dancing past men nearly as if they weren't there at times in the first half.
Having had their own issues with injury and player unavailability in recent times, Tottenham Hotspur had been all but dismissed by the critics as no-hopers, both in terms of the title race as well as the Champions League.
"3-0 is a very good result but it is only the first leg".
"I wanted to sign him from Man City when he wasn't getting games", Wenger said.
Asensio gives Madrid Real advantage
Real Madrid boss Santiago Solari has paid tribute to Sergio Ramos ahead of the captain making his 600th appearance for the club. One point seemed deserved, but Real substitute Marco Asensio came out in the 87th minute with a fine stretch at the second post.
"Jan Vertonghen is technically unbelievable and can play in any position".
Oil Rises After Saudi Arabia's Output Pledge
Those fears dissipated after Washington eventually granted waivers allowing several countries to continue to import Iranian oil. In a monthly report, OPEC said its oil output fell nearly 800,000 barrels per day in January to 30.81 million bpd.
Anthony Edwards Commits To Georgia
The star wing told Biancardi he plans to recruit uncommitted ESPN 100 prospects Precious Achiuwa and Lester Quinones to Georgia. He says his decision was influenced by "everybody showing love" on his unofficial visit at a Georgia game.
Mars One Ventures is Bankrupt
A user posted a link to financial documents suggesting that Mars One was set to be liquidated. The total debts of Mars One amount to CHF 1.1 million (approximately € 1 million).
Water Cooler Tesla expected to roll out 'Dog Mode'
Morgan Stanley, however, believes that emerging automakers in the electric vehicle market threatens the company's sustainability. The layoffs are a sign that demand for Model 3 in the USA has declined sharply as Tesla's federal tax relief runs out.
Cardi B Deletes Instagram After Grammys Backlash
Cardi B recently addressed people who feel she was she was undeserving of her Grammy Award - and it wasn't pretty. She clutched her rapper husband, Offset , later turning to him: "You husband, thank you".
Saudi Crown Prince makes unannounced visit to Mecca
It is believed that 80 containers will be shipped to Islamabad for the crown prince and his entourage's stay. During the visit of Saudi Prince, Pakistan and Saudi Arabia will ink agreements worth $20 billions.
Phillies rumors: Bryce Harper race down to two teams
I think for the Phillies to get Harper, they're going to have to grossly outbid the Giants to get him, I really do. Despite being one of baseball's marquee free agents this winter, Harper is still looking for a new home.
Police detective fatally shot in NYC
The suspect, described by O'Neill as a 27-year-old career criminal, was shot multiple times and is listed as stable, O'Neill said. The Associated Press said the doors of the store were blown out by the gunfire and glass fragments littered the sidewalk.