Louis feels right at home
Louis Saha said he felt at home 'from the first minute' of his dream debut against Newcastle.
The striker stepped out for his full debut at White Hart Lane for a huge clash against the Magpies - 20 minutes in and he’d scored twice and we were 3-0 up.
Benoit Assou-Ekotto opened the scoring in the fifth minute, Louis added his double on seven and 20 and Niko Kranjcar made it a first half to remember with the fourth.
Emmanuel Adebayor completed the 5-0 scoreline with a much-deserved goal in the second half.
“I’m not that young but it was like a dream for a young boy,” said Louis. “You make a debut, score two goals on your new ground, it’s amazing.
“From the first minute I felt so confident. There is so much quality here, the desire is unbelievable.
“To score after five minutes was a brilliant start. Newcastle are a difficult team but it was an open game and we scored early, it was great to be on the end of a great move.
“We played some terrific football, especially in the first half.
“In the second half they changed to one striker, tightened up in midfield and it was a bit harder.
“Overall, it was a brilliant performance, a real joy.”