Dele Alli gives verdict on Tottenham win v Arsenal
By Matt Bullin
Tottenham starlet Dele Alli has revealed it was incredible to win the final North London derby played at White Hart Lane.
Spurs beat Arsenal 2-0 on Sunday afternoon to secure an all-important three points in the race for the title.
Alli bagged the first of the afternoon as he prodded home after finding space in the box, before Kane doubled Tottenham’s lead just three minutes later from the spot.
The result means Spurs cut the gap between themselves and league leaders Chelsea to four points with four games remaining.
Meanwhile Arsenal remain in sixth place, and are five points adrift of Man United in fifth, with two games in hand.
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Alli spoke to his club’s media after the match, and was quoted on Tottenham’s official Twitter account saying: “It was incredible The atmosphere was unbelievable.
“To win the last North London derby at White Hart Lane is superb.”
???? @Dele_Alli: "It was incredible. The atmosphere was unbelievable. To win the last north London derby at White Hart Lane is superb." pic.twitter.com/cEzsvN0sEf
— Tottenham Hotspur (@SpursOfficial) April 30, 2017
Alli has now scored 17 goals in the Premier League this season, as well as providing seven assists in his 33 games.
The 21-year-old has enjoyed his cup competition performances with Spurs too, and has four goals and four assists across 11 Champions League and FA Cup games this term.
The 17-time England international also recently became the PFA Young Player of the Year for the second year in a row.
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