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AEL 1-2 Spurs - match gallery

Posted on 21 August 2014  - 19:56

Action from our Europa League Play-Off Round first leg tie against AEL Limassol in Cyprus on Thursday evening.

The lads line up before kick-offPaulinho makes his first appearance of the season against AEL LimassolRoberto tangles with CaduHarry looks for a way past Marios NicolaouMauricio watches on from the dugoutPaulinho takes on Valentinos SielisRoberto in a battle for possessionErik Lamela in actionRoberto celebrates his equaliserHarry congratulates RobertoErik and Roberto embraceNacer chases Harry after the striker's winning goal

AEL snatched the lead against the run of play through Adrián Sardinero on 14 minutes.

However, the introductions of substitutes Nacer Chadli, Mousa Dembele and Erik Lamela made a difference in the second half with the latter setting up Roberto Soldado and Harry Kane to turn the tie in our favour ahead of next week's second leg at White Hart Lane.

AEL Limassol: Fegrouch, Sielis, Carlitos, Cadu, Diego Barcelos, Edmar, Luciano Bebe (Eleftheriou, 67), Guidileye, Sardinero (Carlitos, 80), Gikiewicz (Tagbajumi, 73), Nikolaou (c). Subs (not used): Pulpo (GK), Espana, Nadeau, Stavrou.

Spurs: Lloris (c); Naughton, Dier, Vertonghen, Davies; Bentaleb, Paulinho (Chadli, 59); Townsend (Lamela, 72), Holtby (Dembele, 67), Kane; Soldado. Subs (not used): Friedel, Dawson, Rose, Sandro.

Goals: AEL - Sardinero (27). Spurs - Soldado (74), Kane (79).

Yellow cards: AEL - Cadu. Spurs - Holtby, Soldado, Davies.