Tottenham 5-1 Newcastle highlight and react as Magpies crumble in terrible second half
Hello and welcome to our live blog coverage of Tottenham Hotspur v Newcastle United from Goodison Park. The Magpies are looking to bounce back from narrow defeats to Everton and Chelsea as they look to move further away from the relegation zone.
Eddie Howe has some late decisions to make regarding squad selection, with Fabian Schar among those to be assessed following his retirement from international duty with Switzerland.
Bruno Guimaraes could continue in midfield after impressing ahead of the international break, while Allan Saint-Maximin is closer to a first-team start following substitute appearances against Chelsea and Everton.
Antonio Conte and Tottenham must win to keep the pressure on fourth-placed Arsenal in their bid to qualify for next season’s Champions League, and go into this afternoon’s game three points behind their northern rivals. London. Follow the buildup, updates, and reaction throughout the day below.
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