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7th Oct, 2016 | 10:13pm

Tottenham fans react on Twitter to Alderweireld goal scoring display for Belgium

By Harvey Byrne

Tottenham defender Toby Alderweirled managed to get on the score sheet for Belgium on Friday evening – and fans took to Twitter to celebrate the centre-back’s display.

The 27-year-old started the match against Bosnia and Herzegovina alongside his club and country team-mate Jan Vertonghen ensuring a clean sheet in a 4-0 victory.

The defender even got on the score sheet during the convincing win, scoring the third goal of the match with Chelsea’s Eden Hazard, Everton’s Romelu Lukaku and an Emir Spahic own goal making up the four goals.

Spurs fans took to social media following Alderweireld’s performance, hailing their star defender.

Here are a selection of their messages on Twitter:

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Alderweireld joined Tottenham from La Liga side Atletico Madrid last summer following an impressive loan spell with Southampton.

He has established himself as a key member of the north London club’s back four and helped star in a side which finished in third place and ensured qualification to the Champions League last campaign.

He has played in nine encounters for Mauricio Pochettino’s side this season and has also got on the score sheet during a Champions League clash against Monaco.

In other Tottenham team news, fans reacted on Twitter to Vincent Janssen’s display for the Netherlands.