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Gylfi's premier goal

Posted on 20 July 2012  - 15:39

Gylfi Sigurdsson was pleased to open his Spurs account at Stevenage - but was quick to point out that it will mean a whole lot more to register his first goal for us in the Premier League.

Gylfi's premier goal

The midfielder took just 10 minutes to show the skill that caught everyone’s eye during his loan spell at Swansea last term.

Andros Townsend burst down the left and cut the ball back to Gylfi, who controlled, shifted away from a couple of defenders and drove low into the far corner.

“It’s always nice to score, but the most important thing is to get used to playing football again and getting back to full fitness,” said Gylfi.

“It would be better to score in Premier League game, but nice to score my first goal of the season and have that confidence for the next couple of weeks.

“I’m off the mark, but it doesn’t really matter in the friendlies. There is no point scoring in the friendlies and not scoring in the league, so it’s about getting back to full fitness at the moment and we’ll see where we are at the start of the season.”

Gylfi after his goal at Stevenage