Big Match

Spurs are not a one-man team

Tottenham Hotspur's players celebrate after the UEFA Champions League quarter-final second leg match between Manchester City and Tottenham Hotspur at the Etihad Stadium, Manchester, Britain, on April 17, 2019.
Tottenham Hotspur's players celebrate after the UEFA Champions League quarter-final second leg match between Manchester City and Tottenham Hotspur at the Etihad Stadium, Manchester, Britain, on April 17, 2019. PHOTO: EPA-EFE

Son, Moura excel in Kane's absence; fast and fluid game plan can pose City problems again

There is a problem with coining a soundbite. Pep Guardiola was the man who branded Tottenham the "Harry Kane team".

And, on Wednesday, the one-man team without the one man eliminated his Manchester City from the Champions League.

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A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Straits Times on April 20, 2019, with the headline 'Spurs are not a one-man team'. Print Edition | Subscribe