Tottenham picks on Burnley on Sunday early kick in a definitive fixture for both clubs at the White Hart Lane, London. Burnley needs the points to stay alive in the EPL to avoid relegation, and Tottenham needs it to qualify for next season’s Champions League.
Antonio Conte’s men controlled the game, retaining 69% possession over vulnerable Burnley who had 31%. Tottenham made 21 goal attempts and 8 shots on goals until they got a goal.
Harry Kane scored his 16th goal of the season when the English converted from a spot-kick for Tottenham. Burnley attempted to fight back, but was repelled by a solid Tottenham defense.
Tottenham is two points ahead of London’s neighbor Arsenal, who will play against Newcastle United on Monday night. Mikel Arteta had horrendously lost to Tottenham in the previous encounter by 3-0, a result that had pulverized their top 4 hopes.