A new race in the premier league top 4 as nine-man tottenham suffered defeat

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Nathan Ake’s stoppage-time header secured a 1-0 win for AFC Bournemouth against Tottenham Hotspur, who had

two players sent off in a match that dented their hopes of a top-four finish.

(SportyLeagues)

 

A new top four race has just begin in the premier league as the race is now open to Arsenal, Chelsea and Manchester united.

 

AFC Bournemouth’s 19-year-old debutant goalkeeper Mark Travers denied Lucas Moura, Son Heung-min and Dele

Alli in the early stages.

 

On the stroke of half-time, Spurs were reduced to 10 men after Son shoved Jefferson Lerma.

only two minutes and 13 seconds after coming on as a half-time substitute, Juan Foyth was also sent off for a

challenge on Jack Simpson.

 

After substitute Lys Mousset twice went close, Ake headed in Ryan Fraser’s stoppage-time corner to secure the

Cherries’ first ever PL win over Spurs.

 

A sixth successive away defeat keeps Mauricio Pochettino’s side third with 70 points, four clear of fifth-placed

Arsenal, who entertain Brighton & Hove Albion tomorrow.

 

AFC Bournemouth move up to 12th place on 45 points.

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