In the 2022/23 UEFA Champions League Group D Group Stage 2, the Premier League giant Tottenham Hotspur suffered a 2-0 unfortunate loss to Sporting after being accused of offside twice.
From the start of the game to the 4th minute, Tottenham Hotspur star Son Heung-min launched an attack at the top of the penalty area. Bentancur followed up with a long shot but was blocked by the opponent’s defender.
In the 14th minute, Sporting also made a counterattack. Santos followed up from the left and made a cross to the penalty area, but the crisis was resolved in front of the goal. In the 24th minute, Kane picked a pass from the left, and Richarlison on the right of the penalty area followed up and the shot was blocked by the defender. A minute later, Perisic crossed from the left to the penalty area, and Richarlison then headed the goal and was confiscated by the opposing goalkeeper.
In the 30th minute, Perisic threw the ball vigorously from the left, and Emerson in the penalty area tried to attack the goal and was resolved by the opponent’s goalkeeper. In the 37th minute, Dell made a long pass from the backcourt, and Richarlison followed up to form a single-handed opportunity, but the referee on duty ruled that Richarlison was offside.
In the 42nd minute of the battle, Richarlison took over the through ball sent by Kane and crossed the goalkeeper and hit the goal, but was still ruled offside by the referee, so the goal was invalid and Tottenham Hotspur missed the opportunity to lead.
Sporting two wins in a row
From the start of the second half to the 50th minute, Tottenham got a free kick in the frontcourt. Kane kicked the ball to the penalty area, and the crisis created by Emerson was resolved again. 4 minutes later, Richarlison sent a through ball, and Kane followed up from the left and the shot was also blocked. In the 62nd minute, Morita Yingzheng was shown a yellow card for being placed on Son Heung-min, and then Portugal Sporting ‘s Goncalves shot directly from outside the penalty area and was confiscated by the goalkeeper.
In the 75th minute, Kulusevsky was knocked to the ground by Reis when he made a breakthrough on the right side of the penalty area, and the referee also showed Reis the yellow card. After that, even Emerson and Hoiberg also “harvested” the yellow card. Card.
In the 90th minute, Goncalves made a cross from the left corner, Paulinho headed the goal after grabbing the point, and helped Portugal Sport lead Tottenham Hotspur 1-0. In stoppage time, Gomez got the ball from the left and then crossed the defense and pushed the far corner to break the goal. In the end, Portugal Sport defeated Tottenham Hotspur 2-0 and won two consecutive victories.