Tottenham fans react on Twitter to Janssen display v Swansea
By Harvey Byrne
Striker Vincent Janssen played just 29 minutes of Tottenham’s victory over Swansea on Wednesday evening, but Spurs fans were very impressed with what they saw.
The Holland international has not been without his critics in his debut season in England having scored just five goals in 32 outings for the north London club in all competitions.
However, after entering the field on the 61st minute for Moussa Sissoko with the scoreline stood at 1-0 to the Swans at the Liberty Stadium he wowed supporters as the team finished 3-1 victors in Wales.
Janssen provided the assist for Tottenham’s second goal and many fans on social media were keen to hail him for his role in the win.
One fan shared that he completely changed the game, while others were quick to nominate him for man of the match.
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Here are a selection of their messages on Twitter:
Never thought I'd say it this season……………..Janssen changed the game !!!
— ALEX (@Totts62) April 5, 2017
— Mark (@SpursFanVA) April 5, 2017
Not the best performance but huge result. Janssen has to start. #SWATOT
— Jack Quick (@jack_quick9) April 5, 2017
Janssen definately. Hold up play was key.
— Daniel Parry (@danielparry153) April 5, 2017
— Chris (@pymont88) April 5, 2017
Janssen has to start on Saturday. He's coming good at exactly the right time and needs time with Alli, Eriksen and Son. The goals will come.
— Jim (@MunkeyJim) April 5, 2017
The win for Tottenham has meant that have stayed within seven points of league leaders Chelsea, who managed a 2-1 victory over Manchester City at Stamford Bridge this evening.
Spurs will host 10th placed Watford next on Saturday and they will be looking to pick up all three points once again to ensure they keep the pace with the Blues.
In other Tottenham news, Spurs fans also reacted to Moussa Sissoko’s display.