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KEY ACTION: SPURS RES 3, FULHAM 1

Posted on 31 March 2008  - 12:00

All the action from our reserves' 3-1 win against Fulham at Leyton Orient on Monday night.

All the action from our reserves' 3-1 win against Fulham at Leyton Orient on Monday night.

THE KEY ACTION...SPURS 3, FULHAM 1...

Full-time: Spurs 3, Fulham 1

Added time: GOAL - SPURS. Seconds left and Livermore burst through the middle to go one-on-one with Brooks-Meade, keeper saved the chance only for the ball to fall at the feet of the delighted Dawkins who tapped into an empty net.
Spurs 3, Fulham 1

Added time: GOAL - SPURS. Deserve it! Rocha drove the ball forward, Taarabt controlled and was able to turn and run at Leijer, got to the edge of the box, shifted to his right foot and drove low across Brooks-Meade into the bottom corner.
Spurs 2, Fulham 1

87.20: OFF LINE - SPURS. Forecast committed himself to punching Milson's free-kick, made it but punch went straight to Elliott who cushioned volley back towards goal - Rocha there to head away.

85.40: MISS - SPURS. Taarabt took short corner from Rose, cross from right bobbled about and eventually fell at feet of Dawkins inside six-yard box, sliced wide.

80.30: GOAL - SPURS. Taarabt sent Hutton away down the right, fine cross on the run from the byline found Dawkins going in with Brooks-Meade, ball ballooned up in the air and Rose watched all the way to overhead kick back into the top corner from six yards.
Spurs 1, Fulham 1

75.38: Seol cutback from left side of box, Elliott didn't get hold of 20-yarder and easy save for Forecast.

74.33: SAVE - BROOKS-MEADE. Taarabt sharp one-two with Dawkins but Brooks-Meade out at his feet before he could set to shoot.

73.40: CLOSE - SPURS. Maghoma led charge, slipped wide to Gunter, drilled in low cross from right that somehow evaded everyone in the box.

69.44: SAVE - FORECAST. Seol cut in from right, squared to Milson who hit piledriver that appeared to take slight deflection, Forecast managed to turn over.

67.18: Rose turned Cumber and set off down the left, played inside for Taarabt, couldn't get the ball out of his feet and sliced wide from edge of box.

66.05: Fine pass from Taarabt almost sent Dawkins away but Brooks-Meade spotted the danger early and gathered at his feet.

63.18: Superb cross whipped in by Gunter from the right, Christanval there to flick away from Dawkins.

45.58: SAVE - BROOKS-MEADE. Pekhart found Taarabt in space, left side of goal, low curler blocked by Brooks-Meade at near post.

Half-time: Spurs 0, Fulham 1

Added time: Litmanen free-kick cleared to Christanval who blasted towards goal - thankfully, Gilberto in the way.

40.31: GOAL - FULHAM. Litmanen tucked away the penalty.
Spurs 0, Fulham 1

39.45: PENALTY - FULHAM. Bit harsh. Litmanen headed into the box, Nevland went to power header at goal, Rocha challenged and the pair met at the same time - referee pointed to the spot.

37.12: CLOSE - FULHAM. Elliott screamer from 20 yards flew inches wide.

28.29: MISS - SPURS. Taarabt tied Cumber in knots, cross from left byline stabbed towards goal by Dawkins, effort on target but deflected off Christanval into path of Maghoma, must have been three yards out but somehow lifted ball over.

27.24: Seol dragged shot well wide.

25: 24: SAVE - FORECAST. First serious action for either keeper as Nevland played ball back for Litmanen, in space on the edge of the box, went for a curler that Forecast palmed away at full stretch.

16.34: Taarabt fed Gilberto with reverse pass, fine cross from byline that Brooks-Meade just clawed away from Maghoma.

15.47: Seol free-kick from 25 yards flew into the stand.

11.19: Elliott shot wide from edge of the box after Litmanen lay-off

10.24: Taarabt hit free-kick from edge of the box, sailed over.

04.50: Dawkins attempted hooked shot from edge of the box, just wide.

01.39: Taarabt broke and attempted through-ball to Dawkins, but pass was just too strong.

THE LINE-UPS...

Spurs: Forecast, Gunter, Gilberto, Livermore, Dervite (Archibald-Henville, 46), Rocha, Maghoma (Hutton, 79), Rose, Pekhart (Mtandari, 65), Dawkins, Taarabt. Subs: L Butcher, Hughton.

Fulham: Brooks-Meade, Cumber, Anderson, Leijer, Christanval (Thompson, 69) Milson, Volz, Elliott, Nevland (Hall, 63), Litmanen (Smith, 63), Seol Ki-Hyeon. Subs: Etheridge.