Christian Eriksen’s goal five minutes before the break proved the difference between the sides, while another fine Hugo Lloris save from Victor Wanyama ensured we kept our first clean sheet in the Premier League since August 24.
Spurs: Lloris; Naughton (Dier, 32), Kaboul, Vertonghen, Rose; Capoue, Mason; Eriksen (Dembele 81), Chadli, Lamela (Kane 90+1); Adebayor. Substitutes (not used): Vorm, Fazio, Townsend, Soldado.
Southampton: Forster; Clyne, Bertrand, Fonte, Alderweireld; Wanyama (Long 76), Schneiderlin, S Davis; Tadic, Mane, Pelle. Substitutes (not used): K Davis (GK), Gardos, Cork, Mayuka, Reed, Targett.
Goal: Spurs – Eriksen 40.
Yellow cards: Spurs – Kaboul 53, Lamela 66. Southampton – Tadic 77.
Referee: Mike Jones.