Tottenham 1-0 Everton LIVE REACTION: Son and Lloris CLASH in shock bust-up as Keane OG hands Spurs crucial three points

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TOTTENHAM picked up a huge three points over Everton to keep their European dream alive.

Giovani Lo Celso’s first-half strike was deflected into his own net by Michael Keane, before a sensational bust-up between Hugo Lloris and Son Heung-min saw the pair separated by teammates at the break.

Follow all the latest reaction from this clash in North London below…

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More pictures of the full-time cuddle…

Here they are, Lloris and Son, making up after their argument.

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Mourinho said: “That’s beautiful!

“It’s probably a consequence of our meetings and if you want to blame somebody for that it’s me because I was critical of my boys for not being critical enough of themselves with each other.

“I asked to be more demanding, to demand more from others, to put their colleagues under pressure, to give everything for every body.

“And there was a situation at the end of the first half where a kid everybody loves, Son, a team boy, where the captain felt he had to do more in the last minute of the first half, to give more effort than he did.

“A couple of words is something very important to get the team to grow up, to demand from each other, to be strong personalities.

“So at half-time I was really pleased.”

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And here is the Tottenham manager, speaking to Sky Sports.

No prizes for guessing the first question…

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Cahill reckons Everton could have done with the same kind of incident to get their team going and sparked up.

He described the game as “pretty easy” for Mourinho’s side…

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More from Redknapp: “He was upset and angry and as a player that happens a lot when someone doesn’t do their job.

“In modern-day football, not enough people point the finger and say, ‘That’s not right, you’re not working hard enough.’

“He’s the captain, he wants to see passion.”

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Redknapp added some further thoughts, too.

He said: “To a certain extent it does the manager’s job as well because half-time for Jose, he hasn’t really got to say a lot because the players have done it for him.

“The good thing is they’ve made up, they’ve been grown up about it and it’s happened throughout football.

“I’ve seen it on the training ground, I’ve been involved in games when it’s happened. It’s part of football.

“But the most important thing is once it’s done, it’s done. He feels like Son’s not done his job and Son’s taken it well.

“Sometimes you have to tell people the truth.

“There will have been a few words said in the dressing room. McManaman and Grobbelaar got very heated in a derby game.

“They are proud men but afterwards they shake hands and get on with it, they’re professionals. You want to win, it means so much.”

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More on the incident now, this time from Sky Sports’ studio guests.

Tim Cahill said: “I like it. He talks about Sheffield United but he talks about words like ‘team’ and ‘together’.

“He’s holding players accountable. Whether it was Son or Dier or whoever it was, he’s out there as captain and leader – his voice is important in times of distress.

“They’ve got the result. He’s setting his standard and he’s going to lead on the pitch whether the players like it or not.

“In my opinion, I like this because he’s the captain and demanding respect and accountability to close players down and do your job because against Sheffield United they didn’t do it.”

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On that incident with Son…

Lloris added: “It belongs in the changing room. Outside you can say whatever you want, there is a lot of respect between all the players.

“What happened between me and Sonny is just something that is part of football sometimes but there is no problem at all.

“You can see at the end of the game we are more than happy to be part of the team and get the three points.”

Asked if it was about his lack of tracking for the Richarlison chance, Lloris added: “Yeah. We conceded a chance a few seconds before half-time because we didn’t press properly.

“That annoyed me but it’s part of football and we won.”

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Let’s hear from Hugo Lloris…

The Spurs skipper said: “It was much better than the last game. It’s important to have a run and keep consistency in our performances.

“Tonight 1-0 is enough, the most important is the clean sheet. We are not at our best in terms of confidence.

“We are in a situation we are not happy with so we have to fight, fight against ourselves, fight against the opponent, to go in the right direction.”

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These guys will all be happy men this evening….

They move back up to eighth, a point behind rivals Arsenal but still nine off the top four.

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Mourinho is all smiles as he gives his good friend Ancelotti a big hug at full-time then shares a joke with the referees.

All eyes are on Son and Lloris… and they have a big cuddle and have clearly put that moment of madness behind them.

Awwwww.

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That Sidibe strike is the last action of the game.

Lloris kicks long and Scott blows for full-time.

A sixth league clean sheet of the season.

That was Vintage Jose. 1-0. Not pretty. Not exciting. But a win.

PEEEEEP!!

IT’S ALL OVER – SPURS HOLD ON FOR THE WIN!!

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90+4. Pickford has a big kick to pump it forwards…

And he aims for the smallest man on the pitch: Bernard!

Utterly baffling.

The ball eventually falls to Sidibe whose shot is no trouble, going well wide.

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90+4. Into the final minute now…

Kane wins a throw right in the corner…

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90+2. Spurs are happy to keep the ball in the corner with Kane, Bergwijn and Davies combining.

Kean loses his patience and fouls the left-back and that will be another 30 seconds killed…

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90+1. Cenk Tosun scored a 97th-minute equaliser in the reverse fixture earlier in the season.

Can an Everton player be the hero in North London tonight?

If so, he hasn’t got long…

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90. Four minutes of injury time to be played.

Mourinho throws on another defender with Jan Vertonghen on for the final few moments.

Lo Celso is the man brought off.

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90. As the clock strikes 90, Kean shows good feet on the edge of the box.

His dummy sells Winks and the striker gets the shot off through Dier’s legs but is straight at Lloris who makes no mistake.

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88. Kean leads a counter down the Everton right after being set in by Calvert-Lewin.

Gordon goes down off the ball following a tussle with Lamela but Scott isn’t interested.

The Toffees win a corner which Richarlison can’t get his head to before Gordon fails to keep his strike down. A waste.

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87. Andre Gomes picks up a yellow card.

The Portuguese trips Lamela 40 yards from the Everton goal.

Unsurprisingly, Spurs don’t send the centre-backs forward and instead play it short to keep hold of possession.

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85. Davies whips in a lovely, teasing cross from the left but there are no white shirts ready to get on the end of it.

Five minutes of normal time to go…

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83. Alderweireld is the latest man in the book.

It looks as though his tongue has done the damage with Scott running over before a Lloris goal kick to flash the yellow card at the Belgian.

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82. Erik Lamela is on for his 150th Premier League appearance.

He takes the place of Lucas Moura for the final ten minutes or so.

Any excuse…

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81. You have to feel one of these free-kicks is going to cost Spurs at some point.

From the latest one, Calvert-Lewin gets there first and backheels the ball goalwards but it sets up easily for Lloris.

That would have been some goal…

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