By Dominic Toner
Crystal Palace winger Andros Townsend has wished Tottenham good luck for the remainder of the Premier League season.
The 25-year-old completed 90 minutes for Palace on Wednesday night as they suffered a 1-0 home defeat against Spurs.
Christian Eriksen scored an important second-half goal and it kept the north London club in the hunt for the Premier League title.
They are now four points adrift of Chelsea in the table and face Arsenal in their next match on Sunday.
Townsend, who graduated through Spurs’ academy, has wished his former side luck as they look to chase down rivals Chelsea.
The England international made 93 senior caps during his time with the north London club, but has now begun to settle at Selhurst Park.
“Congrats and good luck to Spurs in their pursuit of Chelsea,” Townsend wrote on his personal Twitter account.
Congrats and good luck to @SpursOfficial in their pursuit of Chelsea 👏🏽
— Andros Townsend (@andros_townsend) April 26, 2017
Spurs have now won their last eight consecutive top-flight games and managed to find form at a great part of the season.
They have managed to close the advantage to Chelsea and set-up an intriguing title race.
Mauricio Pochettino’s side will be hoping to extend their form when they face Arsenal at home on Sunday, who need the points in their pursuit of a top-four position.
In other Tottenham news, the club’s supporters reacted to Kyle Walker’s performance against Palace.