Mourinho’s side had lost their previous three Premier League games to put their top four hopes in peril.
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Brazilian striker Vinicius netted from close range after Gareth Bale’s superb long-range free kick was tipped onto the bar by goalkeeper Alireza Beiranvand before Argentine Lo Celso wrapped up the win with 20 minutes remaining.
Spurs fans were allowed back to the Tottenham Hotspur Stadium for the first time since March following the government’s easing of COVID-19 restrictions, and were treated to a fine performance from Jose Mourinho’s men.
The 27-year-old footballer, who is the third Tottenham Hotspur player to be caught up in a crime in recent months, had previously raised fears he was being targeted by a gang.
Both teams had first-half chances, the best of which fell to Son Heung-min, whose close-range shot was blocked.
It looked as though Tottenham had been frustrated by a resolute West Brom side, but in the 88th minute Matt Doherty floated a ball forward and Kane glanced it into the net.
Kane is only the third Spurs player to reach the milestone and the 27-year-old is eight goals behind Bobby Smith and could threaten Jimmy Greaves’s record of 266.
But the Portuguese manager says some of the credit has to go to his predecessor Mauricio Pochettino.
Son Heung-min and Harry Kane each scored twice for Spurs while Manchester United’s Anthony Martial was sent off in the 28th minute.
Maguire pleaded not guilty and was released from police custody after his arrest last week
United have been heavily linked with a move for the 20-year-old Sancho.
Spurs boss Jose Mourinho did his former club Manchester United a huge favour by turning over their main rivals for a top-four finish
Spurs failed to register a shot on target in the reverse fixture at the Emirates and Lucas Moura rectified that inside the first minute, testing Emiliano Martinez with a long-range effort
West Ham United Manager, Davis Moyes, was “spewing” after Tomas Soucek’s strike was chalked off for an offside decision that took close to four minutes for VAR to sort out.
His comments came after his side were victims of a controversially disallowed equaliser in a 3-1 defeat at Sheffield United in the 2019/2020 English Premier League
Both sides went into the game with faltering hopes of a European place, and it was the hosts who got the win they needed to get back on track.
Jose Mourinho’s side are seventh with 45 points, one behind fifth-placed Manchester United
Odion Ighalo will have to wait to learn if Manchester United will make his loan from Shanghai Shenhua into a permanent transfer, according to reports.
Frank Lampard said he was unsure on the severity of the injury sustained by Tammy Abraham during Chelsea’s 2-2 draw with Arsenal at Stamford Bridge on Tuesday.
Harry Kane will be sidelined until April after Tottenham revealed the England captain needs surgery to repair a ruptured tendon in his left hamstring.