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27th Apr, 2017 | 1:48pm

Moussa Sissoko delivers Twitter verdict after Tottenham win v Crystal Palace

By Dominic Toner

Tottenham midfielder Moussa Sidessoko stated on Twitter that his side showed great character during their 1-0 win over Crystal Palace on Wednesday night.

Spurs managed to keep up the pressure on Premier League leaders Chelsea by narrowing the gap to just four points.

Christian Eriksen scored the winner in the second-half with a spectacular effort from outside the box and continued his remarkable season in front of goal.

Sissoko was also given a full 45 minutes as a substitute, despite finding his game time limited since his summer move to White Hart Lane.

The 27-year-old voiced his delight on social media following the result and praised his teammates for their performance.

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“Tough game tonight but the team showed great character to get 3 points,” Sissoko wrote on his personal Twitter account.

Spurs have now won their last eight consecutive Premier League matches and managed to recover from being knocked out of the FA Cup semi-finals by Chelsea at the weekend.

Mauricio Pochettino’s side have emerged as one of the leading sides in the Premier League and look set for a top-two finish, with the league title their main aim.

They were tested against an in-form Palace side on Wednesday that have managed to steer away from a relegation battle.

Spurs were unable to break down a stubborn defence for the majority, but one of their key players managed to finally unlock the door.

In other Tottenham news, the club’s loan star was named player of the season.

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