Stan Collymore delivers his verdict on Dele Alli after Tottenham win v Chelsea
By Amir Mir
Stan Collymore has hailed the braveness of Dele Alli after his two goals helped Tottenham beat Chelsea 2-0 at White Hart Lane on Wednesday night.
The 20-year-old scored two magnificent headers on either side of the break to help his team secure a much-needed three points against the Premier League leaders.
Alli’s movement throughout the game, in particular for his two goals, caused problems for the Chelsea backline.
He did brilliantly well to guide two delightful crosses from Christian Eriksen passed the diving Thibaut Courtois.
During the game, former Liverpool striker Collymore had this to say about Alli as posted on his personal Twitter account.
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Magnificent header, Brave, eye on the ball, wanted it big time. Superb!
— Stan Collymore (@StanCollymore) January 4, 2017
Alli has now scored six goals in his last three games for Spurs, following his braces against Watford and Southampton.
Additionally, he has now netted ten goals in 20 Premier League games this season, including supplying two assists.
The former MK Dons player didn’t perform too badly during Tottenham’s Champions League campaign either where they were knocked out of the group stages.
He scored one goal and provided two assists in six games as Pochettino’s side dropped down to the Europa League.
Alli will now be now preparing for the FA Cup where his side take on Steve Bruce’s Aston Villa on home soil.
The north London club are yet to be beaten in front of their home crowd following their win against Chelsea.
In other Tottenham news, supporters react on Twitter to Harry Kane’s performance against Chelsea.