Tottenham 1-0 Swansea Highlights
Roberto Soldado’s fourth goal in three games helped Tottenham to a deserved win over Swansea.
Watch English Premier League match, Tottenham Vs Swansea highlights here.
1-0 Soldado (Penalty) 59′
Swansea have never won a league match at White Hart Lane in 15 attempts, losing 13 and drawing two.
Swansea last beat Tottenham in the league in October 1982, a 2-0 victory at Vetch Field.
They have only met eight times in the top flight. Spurs have won five and Swansea two,
Tottenham have lost just two Premier League matches since 9 December 2012. Those defeats came in back-to-back matches against Liverpool and Fulham in March.
Roberto Soldado’s goal against Crystal Palace means he has now scored 11 goals in his last nine league matches.
The penalty he scored against Palace was the first Tottenham had been awarded in the league since 6 May 2012.
Against Palace, Spurs became the first team to field three Belgians in a Premier League starting line-up. One of those players, Jan Vertonghen, scored in both matches against Swansea last season.
The Swans’ 4-1 defeat to Manchester United on the opening day was the most goals they had conceded at home in a Premier League match.
In six away league matches in London last season, Swansea won three and lost three.
Only Aston Villa (two) had fewer league goals scored by a substitute than Swansea (three) last season.
The Swans’ only goal of this season so far came from a substitute, Wilfried Bony.