The desired place in the Champions League is further and further away for Tottenham. This Thursday, for the 32nd round of the English Premier League, the team was defeated by Sheffield United by 3 to 1, at the Bramall Lane Stadium, and kept the distance to Chelsea, the first club in the classification zone for the Champions, in nine points.
Even playing as a visitor, Tottenham had more of the ball and created more chances than the opponent, but did not bring much danger to goalkeeper Henderson. Sheffield was more precise and managed to get ahead.
After a beautiful exchange of passes on 31 minutes, Basham received on the right and crossed for Berge, who crossed in the left corner and opened the scoring for the hosts. Two minutes later, the Spurs drew with Harry Kane, but the goal was canceled because the Brazilian Lucas touched the ball at the origin of the play. Another two goals were scored by Mousset and McBurnie.
Tottenham scored another goal with Harry Kane that was not canceled, but the team ended up being defeated. With the result, the Spurs fall to ninth place with 45 points, while Sheffield United climbs to seventh position, reaching 47 points and staying alive in the fight for a place in European competitions.