Everton threw in the towel - Allardyce slams display in Tottenham hammering

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Sam Allardyce's honeymoon period at the Blues is truly over.

Judging by the gulf class in this game, that run may go on for a while yet, with Tottenham now level on points with Everton's fourth-placed local rivals Liverpool.

Kane owed his first goal against Everton to Son Heung-Min's sublime turn and cross, and the England forward hailed the South Korean, who opened the scoring with a goal for the fifth game running.

Tottenham Hotspur strolled past Everton on Saturday evening with a 4-0 victory at Wembley Stadium and fans were delighted with the performance of one of their stars on social media.

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Antonio Conte's side could have moved above Manchester United and up to second but were outplayed by a Foxes team that wasted several good chances and ended the game with 10 men after Ben Chilwell picked up a second booking.

Toby Alderweireld and Danny Rose are still out with hamstring and knee injuries respectively while Harry Winks had an injection on Monday to ease an ankle problem, but remains unavailable.

Mauricio Pochettino's men are in need of all three points as they look to keep pace in the race for the top four while Sam Allardyce's side can not afford to get complacent at the other end of the league despite a positive recent run of form.

Craig Pawson will be the man in charge at Wembley, with Lee Betts and Daniel Cook patrolling the flanks as his linesmen.

That changed in the 15th minute when an Idrissa Gueye trip on Dele Alli gave Tottenham a free-kick. That came in a 42-game season too.

Tottenham Hotspur are are unbeaten in their last 10 matches against Everton in all competitions.

Video assistant referees were used for the first time in domestic English soccer this week but because they still aren't deployed in the Premier League, Doucoure's goal was allowed to stand.

In this way he will break all the records in the Premier League. The last person who did that was current Bournemouth striker Jermain Defoe, who did so between November and December 2004.

Everton now sit ninth in the division but they have been woeful away from home having taken just 8 points from a possible 27 on the road so far this campaign.

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We are blessed to be watching Harry Kane in this form.

Real Madrid's struggles showed no signs of easing Saturday as the champion slumped to a second La Liga defeat in three games which increased pressure on coach Zinedine Zidane.

Cenk Tosun is an altogether more appealing 9/2 anytime scorer shout - and an excellent 14/1 first scorer tip.

"We should have defended better to not let ourselves get in that position".

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