Tottenham Hotspur started the new Premier League season badly on Sunday. Steven Bergwijn’s team lost 0-1 to Everton at home.
The visitors opened the score in London in the 55th minute. Lucas Digne found the head of striker Dominic Calvert-Lewin with a curving free kick and he headed the ball hard into the intersection behind the hopeless Hugo Lloris.
Manager José Mourinho brought in Bergwijn, among others, in the hunt for the 1-1 after the break, but the former PSV attacker was also unable to save Tottenham from a defeat. He participated in ‘The Spurs’ for half an hour.
Tottenham does not have long to reflect on the false start in the Premier League, as Mourinho’s team will play in the second preliminary round of the Europa League on Thursday. The Londoners play an away game against Lokomotiv Plovdiv in Bulgaria.
Leicester City had much less problems in the first league game of the season, winning 0-3 at West Bromwich Albion. Jamie Vardy used a penalty in the 74th and 84th minutes. Timothy Castagne had provided the opening goal in West Bromwich at the beginning of the second half.
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