Spurs 3-1 Real: Dele Ali scores twice to sink might Madrid - FCNaija

Champions League By: Iseghohi Odianosen | 01/11/2017

Tottenham Hotspur attacker Dele Alli grabbed a brace against Real Madrid in their Champions League matchday 4 at the Wembley to send the London based team to top of the group on Wednesday night.

Spurs front three looked very active in the early minute as the Home team continue to press the European Champions.

Isco forced Spurs goalkeeper Hugo Lloris into a fine save as Real Madrid continue to push for the first goal of the night.

Dele Alli broke the deadlock and gave Spurs the lead after 27 minutes of play. Real Madrid pushed forward through Casemiro but his effort was saved,

Cristiano Ronaldo made an effort to pull Real Madrid back but his effort was blocked, a swift counter-attack by Real Madrid ended in an offside move.

Harry Kane remained a constant threat to Real defence as he kept Los Blancos defenders busy all night.

Tottenham Hotspur had a slender lead over the European giants after the first half.

Dele Alli doubled the lead for Spurs in the 56th minute of the game as his long-range effort went in, courtesy of a big deflection off Sergio Ramos.

Christian Eriksen made it three for Spurs as the home team looked more brilliant and clinical in front of goal.

Zidane made two quick Substitutions as he replaced Borja Mayoral with Isco and he brought in Marco Asensio for Karim Benzema in the 74th minute.

Cristiano Ronaldo pulled one back for Real Madrid to reduce the deficit in the 80th minute as Zidane made his final change of the night with Luka Modric making way for Theo Hernandez.

Real Madrid kept Lloris busy all night but the keeper was up to the task after pulling a fine save from Casemiro and Ronaldo.

Dele Alli was the hero of the night as he sent Spur to top of the group standing with two games remaining in the preliminary stage.