Misfiring Tottenham slump to 2-1 defeat at Leicester

Leicester City v Tottenham Hotspur

Tottenham's Harry Kane celebrates after scoring during the English Premier League soccer match between Leicester City and Tottenham Hotspur at the King Power Stadium in Leicester, England, Tuesday, Nov. 28, 2017.

The usual suspects were on the scoresheet - for both sides.

Slowing down the game at every opportunity and sitting in a very low five-man block, Gary Megson's temporary charges frustrated Spurs just enough to maintain a foothold in the game.

Meanwhile, Spurs were held to a surprising draw against manager-less West Brom at Wembley.

"This summer, Europe's biggest clubs in Europe will be circling to buy Harry Kane and Dele Alli".

Tottenham are now in fifth place behind north London rivals Arsenal, whilst the Foxes are in 12th place after failing to win in three games.

Arsenal of course managed to leapfrog Spurs this weekend after they got a last gasp victor against Burnley, and now Groves thinks that the top three is a real possibility for Asene Wenger's men - who of course missed out on the top four last season and are currently playing in the Europa League.

Toby Alderweireld remains sidelined for Spurs (Picture: Getty Images)What time is kick-off?




Kick-off is at 7.45pm.

The game will not be televised live in the UK.

In the last few seasons, it has become de rigueur for clubs who have unsafe attacking potentials to be closed out by oppositions at home.

Leicester City have kept only one clean sheet in their last 21 home matches against Tottenham Hotspur in all competitions.

The Foxes have lost just two of their last 11 games in all competitions.

In another game, Brighton and Crystal Palace finished goalless.

For Leicester this was vintage Jamie Vardy and Riyad Mahrez while new boy Vicente Iborra was outstanding in their midfield even if they ended up hanging on with Spurs, who missed four clear chances, demanding an injury-time penalty after Danny Rose went down as he shaped to shoot.

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