At the Amex Stadium, Brighton earned a deserved 1-0 win over an uninspired Tottenham.
Here are the match highlights:
- Ben White came marauding forward from the rear, and Pascal Gross hit the post after just five minutes. After just 17 minutes, they were rewarded for their good start with a goal.
- The outstanding Alexis MacAllister picked out Leandro Trossard 12 yards out, rifling past Hugo lloris.
- The midfield was dominated by Alexis MacAllister and Yves Bissouma.
- Neal Maupay nearly doubled Brighton’s lead from close range.
- In the second half, White nudged Gross’s cross goalward, prompting a smart save from Lloris.
- Spurs improved their form but struggled to generate a single clear-cut chance.
- After 60 minutes, the apathetic Gareth Bale was replaced after just his second Premier League start.
- Vinicus forced a great diving save from Brighton shotstopper Robert Sanchez, but the match still ended 1-0.