By Wayne Veysey

3rd Sep, 2017 | 9:00pm

Tottenham fans react to Janssen display for Holland

By Harry Sykes

Vincent Janssen led the Holland attack in the team’s 3-1 World Cup qualifier win over Bulgaria on Sunday evening – and Tottenham fans took to Twitter to deliver mixed verdicts on his display.

Janssen was given the nod to spearhead his country’s attack in the crucial fixture even though he has been on the sidelines for Spurs in the new season.

The Dutch striker slipped further down the pecking order for his club on Thursday when they beat Chelsea to the deadline day signing of Fernando Llorente from Swansea.

Janssen faces the prospect of being third in contention for the centre-forward role at Tottenham behind Harry Kane and Llorente but rejected the chance of a last-ditch loan move to Brighton.

The 23-year-old remains a first-choice for Holland and played the full 90 minutes for his country on Sunday as they kept their hopes of qualifying for next summer’s World Cup finals alive with a win over Bulgaria.

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Two goals from midfielder Davy Propper bookended an Arjen Robben strike to lift Holland to third in Group A.

Tottenham supporters took to social media to deliver their verdicts on Janssen’s performance.

Here is a selection of their messages on Twitter:


Holland are now third in Group A, three points behind leaders Sweden and second-placed France.

In other Tottenham news, a Sky journalist has revealed that a last-gasp Spurs striker switch failed after an agreement had been reached.

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