The other four felt different: Chelsea had a numerical advantage, Wolves seemed little more than a late aberration, Aston Villa was an unfortunate freak, Manchester City a hard-fought point.
But on this occasion – a Premier League record fifth successive match that Tottenham have thrown away a lead – the excuses are starting to run thin. They were simply not good enough for too much of the match, namely the whole second half.
Written by Ben Bloom at Tottenham Hotspur Stadium
This news first appeared on https://www.theguardian.com/football/2023/dec/07/tottenham-west-ham-premier-league-match-report under the title “Ward-Prowse caps West Ham comeback as Tottenham squander another lead”. Bolchha Nepal is not responsible or affiliated towards the opinion expressed in this news article.