Viewers of the conflict between Burnley and Tottenham have taken to social media in numbers to take purpose at Christian Eriksen, on the again of the Dane’s hugely-disappointing exhibiting this afternoon.
Burnley vs Tottenham
The primary of the day’s Premier League fixtures occurred a short while in the past, at Turf Moor.
Mauricio Pochettino’s Spurs travelled to Burnley, buoyed by an outstanding exhibiting en path to a Three-Zero Champions League last-16 victory over Borussia Dortmund through the week.
The win got here because the North Londoners’ 4th-straight throughout all competitions.
Burnley, nevertheless, additionally headed into proceedings on a wonderful current run of kind.
Sean Dyche’s males had been unbeaten of their final 7 Premier League outings earlier than kick-off this afternoon, a run which had seen the Clarets climb to 15th within the English top-flight.
And, when all was mentioned and accomplished at Turf Moor, the house facet’s resurgence continued, as a stout Burnley efficiency ultimately noticed Tottenham put to the sword by 2 objectives to 1.
Following a cagey opening 45 minutes throughout which each side struggled to create possibilities, Chris Wooden opened the sport’s scoring ten minutes into the second-half, nodding residence Dwight McNeil’s whipped nook.
Spurs pulled stage within the 65th-minute, although, when Danny Rose’s lengthy throw was latched onto and dispatched in typically-ruthless style by the returning Harry Kane.
four – Harry Kane has scored extra away objectives at Turf Moor within the Premier League than some other visiting participant. Nuisance. #BURTOT pic.twitter.com/ouZ4VUlQ9y
— OptaJoe (@OptaJoe) February 23, 2019
However hosts Burnley had been to not be outdone, and secured all Three factors 7 minutes from time, when substitute Johann Gudmundsson’s scuffed effort throughout purpose was slotted residence on the again publish by Ashley Barnes.
In reality, Spurs created only a few clear openings over the course of the 90 minutes, making it onerous to argue towards the truth that the house facet had been deserving of their victory.
Within the aftermath of their sub-par exhibiting at Turf Moor, a variety of Tottenham’s stars have been singled out for criticism by followers and the media alike.
Serge Aurier, Juan Foyth and Heung-min Son all struggled, however it’s Christian Eriksen who has been the topic of significantly heavy criticism throughout social media.
Each followers of Spurs and people of different golf equipment have taken purpose on the Dane for going lacking when his facet wanted him most, with a few of the Twitter highlights on Eriksen’s efficiency showcased under:
Eriksen dropping a Zero/10 @touchlinefracas #TouchlineFracas
— Met. (@AFCMet) February 23, 2019
Eriksen considering of pastures anew. Not wanting pretty much as good as earlier than.
— arnoldlayne1882 (@arnoldlayne1882) February 23, 2019
Actually hope we promote Eriksen in the summertime for max £££ he’s simply not constantly ok. Then possibly we might purchase a alternative that performs and might beat a primary man with a free kick/nook.
— Headhunter (@tommckenzie81) February 23, 2019
Eriksen is exempt from criticism in so many eyes however for a participant that’s apparently a set piece wizard and might unlock defences so simply, he’s disappeared & seemed bang common for a lot an excessive amount of of this season.
Video games like as we speak the place we may have actually accomplished with him turning up
— Danielle Hill (@DLJ88) February 23, 2019
Has anybody seen Christian Eriksen as we speak. #THFC #COYS
— Mihaylov #1 (@joro781) February 23, 2019
Is it simply me or is Eriksen actually pissing everybody off just lately?
Probably the most constant inconsistent participant and it’s so irritating.
— Ashley Watts (@AshWatts93) February 23, 2019
Truthful play to Eriksen although for placing Actual Madrid off as we speak.
— Graham Kingsbury (@grayjam68) February 23, 2019
Highlights of Eriksen’s efficiency towards Burnley…. #COYS pic.twitter.com/4RAgtfMotP
— Timmy Tour (@TimmyTour) February 23, 2019
Eriksen supplied completely nothing as we speak. If we had to decide on between a RB or an choice to Eriksen, the latter all day and day by day. When he’s off, we grind to a halt.
— Todd (@ToddCOYS) February 23, 2019
Alisson’s stats are higher than David De Gea plus Tottenham’s shock & Chelsea’s massive downside
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