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13th Dec, 2017 | 10:02pm

'Painful', 'Guy is a curse' – Tottenham fans furious with one player despite win Brighton

Tottenham Hotspur fans are furious with midfielder Moussa Sissoko on social media for his performance in the Premier League game against Brighton Wednesday evening.

The 28-year-old was playing in midfield alongside Harry Winks and endured a frustrating night at Wembley Stadium, giving the ball away on several occasions.

Spurs fans were frustrated with the player – and with manager Mauricio Pochettino for his decision to start the player in midfield ahead of Mousa Dembele.

Tottenham won 2-0 but it was not thanks to Sissoko and he made the night way more difficult than it should have been.

Football Insider has rounded up a selection of the best reactions from Tottenham fans on Twitter:

Spurs took the lead on 40 minutes through a bizarre goal from full-back Serge Aurier, his first for the club, when a speculative cross from right somehow found its way into the top corner and bounced over the line.

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Tottenham made it 2-0 late on when Son Heung-min headed in Christian Eriksen’s free-kick, after Harry Kane had hit the post from a minutes earlier.

Pochettino’s side have now won back-to-back Premier League matches for the first time since October and have moved into fourth place in the table after their top-four rivals Liverpool and Arsenal both dropped points.

Spurs face the unbeaten Premier League leaders Manchester City at the Etihad Stadium on Saturday evening.

In other Tottenham news, Spurs fans were overjoyed with this decision from Pochettino for the game at Wembley.

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