Alexander M Gross
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By: A M Gross | September 22, 2019

Wednesday 18 September, 17:55 hrs

Champions League (BT Sport)


Tottenham Hotspur relinquished a two-goal lead in Piraeus against a dogged and determined Olympiakos side still looking for its first win in the UEFA Champions League group stage in four years. Mauricio Pochettino fielded a strong team for this first return to continental competition since defeat in last season's final to Liverpool in Madrid. Lucas Moura, Christian Eriksen and Dele Alli started behind frontman Harry Kane, with Ben Davies replacing Danny Rose at left back. Spurs endured an early fright after 17 minutes when Guerrero struck the post and Brazilian midfielder Guilherme hit the ball into the ground and just over Hugo Lloris's crossbar.


On 24 minutes Tottenham were award...

Category: Champions League 

Tags: Olympiakos