Hazard reacts on Twitter to Tottenham victory against Everton
By Harvey Byrne
Tottenham great Micky Hazard shared his delight on Twitter after the north London club ran out 3-2 victors at White Hart Lane on Sunday.
Mauricio Pochettino’s side fought to a crucial three points against the strong Toffees team with a first half Harry Kane wonder strike setting them on their way.
The England international doubled Spurs’ scoreline just after half time before Romelu Lukaku looked to things nervy for the club with a goal in the last 10 minutes.
However, a stoppage time goal from Dele Alli ensured that Enner Valencia’s goal soon after was nothing but a consolation.
Now, Hazard, who played for Tottenham for seven years between 1978 and 1985 has expressed his delight at the win on his personal Twitter account, while also hailing Spurs’ performance on Sunday.
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Great performance, could and should have been 6 but still 3 points and still up there fighting, WELL DONE BOYS COYSSSSS
— Micky Hazard (@1MickyHazard) March 5, 2017
Tottenham’s victory has seen them move within seven points of league leaders Chelsea.
However, Antonio Conte’s men are gearing up for a Monday evening clash against 11th placed West Ham for their game in hand.
Manchester City also won one of their games in hand on Sunday with a 2-0 victory over Sunderland before they face Stoke in the league on Wednesday evening.
This means that Spurs could be in third place by the time they play their next league game in two weeks with a home encounter against Southampton.
In other Tottenham news, Mauricio Pochettino has shared what disappointed him about Spurs in their victory.