Rampant Tottenham demolishes Apoel Nicosia

Rampant Tottenham demolishes Apoel Nicosia

- Tottenham defeated Cyprus side Apoel Tel aviv

- Goals from Llorente and Son ensured quickly

- Tottenham finished top of their group ahead of European Champions Real Madrid

Goals from Spanish striker Fernando Llorente, Son and Nkoudou gave Mauricio Pochettino's team a 3-0 victory against group's whipping boys Apoel Nicosia.

Spurs who already sealed qualification and top spot on matchday five rested a number of senior team players like Harry Kane but ensured they finished the group strongly with a convincing first half performance.

The North Londoners opened the scoring through former Swansea striker Llorente, Aurier's fine cross found the Spanaird who showed great first touch before putting it past the Apoel goalie.

Rampant Tottenham demolishes Apoel Nicosia

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Few minutes later Spurs doubled their lead with a sublime curling effort from their South Korean forward Son which put the game past the Cyprus side.

The second half saw Apoel fighting back and showing great stride but Tottenham's quality showed when French man Nkoudou showed great feet before his deflected shot flew past Apoel's goalkeeper.

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The defeat meant Apoel's European dreams came to an end, the Cyprus champions needed a result to have any hope of making it to the second tier of European club football the Europa League.

Tottenham will now have to wait till Monday, December 11 to know ho their opponent will be in the round of 16 and Pochettino will hope for a favorable draw.

Source: Sports.naija.ng

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