Heung-Min Son Hits the Goal!. Tottenham’s first half performance was disastrous. 1 point was fortunate
In the first half, Tottenham’s performance was disastrous.
Tottenham played Aston Villa in the 2022-2023 English Premier League (EPL) round 36 away match held at Villa Park in Birmingham, England on the 13th (Korean time). They trailed 0-1 in the first half.
Tottenham used a 3-4-2-1 formation. Harry Kane, Son Heung-min, Richarlison’s three-top. Ben Davies, Pedro Poro, Pierre-Emile Hoivier and Oliver Skip were placed in the midfield.안전놀이터
The back three features Clémont Lenglet, Christian Romero and Emerson Royal. Fraser Foster goalkeeper.
Aston Villa are two-topped by Ollie Watkins and Emiliano Buendia. Jacob Ramsey, Leon Bailey, John McGinn and Douglas Lewis were the second line, Ashley Young, Alex Moreno, Tyrone Mings and Ezri Konsa were the back four. Goalkeeper Emiliano Martinez.
It is a 4-4-2 formation.
Aston Villa pushed hard. Threatened in the Tottenham camp through forward pressure. Relatively Tottenham has not been able to counterattack. In the end, the opening goal was allowed in the 7th minute of the first half.
After breaking the pass, Aston Villa sharply counterattacked. After Leon Bailey dug into the left side, he shot a sharp grounder cross and was caught by the rushing Jacob Ramsey’s foot.
In the counterattack situation in the 13th minute of the first half, Son Heung-min’s ‘hit and run’ shone. Villa’s defenders literally collided, hurriedly hung up.
However, after that, Tottenham had no chance. We applied forward pressure, but failed to seize a decisive chance. Of course, Son Heung-min also rarely had a chance to touch the ball.
In the 22nd minute of the first half, Aston Villa McGinn fouled Harry Kane for a wild foul. warning.
A decisive chance came in the 23rd minute of the first half. An exquisite through pass with Kane’s wide field of view. Son Heung-min created a one-on-one chance, and a strong shot hit the post. However, offside was later declared.
Tottenham rarely took the initiative. The pressure from Aston Villa continued. In the 31st minute of the first half, we faced a decisive crisis.
Tottenham’s rear was uneasy. Another grounder cross after Aston Villa steals. Bailey shoots sensationally. But this time goalkeeper Foster made a super save.
There was definitely a problem with Tottenham’s performance. The back three was uneasy, and the forward pass continued to be stolen by Aston Villa, giving them the initiative. brought on the crisis. Because of this, the attack transition was very slow.
Of course, not only Son Heung-min but also Kane were isolated.
In the 40th minute of the first half, we faced another crisis. Aston Villa’s surprise cross, Watkins’ diving header. If it got caught on the head, it would have been a goal. luckily missed
Buendia’s surprise left-footed shot in the 42nd minute of the first half. Another super save by goalkeeper Foster. Tottenham’s defense could not respond to crosses coming from the left and right sides.
The first half ended 0-1. It was a game dominated by Aston Villa. Tottenham’s performance in the first half was quite poor, so it was fortunate that they conceded one point.