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Antonio Conte’s first Premier League home game as Tottenham manager concluded in win thanks to goals from Pierre-Emile Hojbjerg and Sergio Reguilon in the second half as Leeds were defeated 2-1.

Former Manchester United winger Daniel James gave Marcelo Bielsa’s team the lead in the dying minutes of the first half, before Pierre-Emile Hojbjerg and Sergio Reguillon scored second-half goals to seal the victory.

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Leeds made a strong start to the game, trapping their opponents deep in their own half.

Spurs, on the other hand, turned things around in the second half, scoring within the first quarter of an hour.

Antonio Conte speaks to Harry Kane pitchside
Antonio Conte speaks to Harry Kane pitchside

First, Illan Meslier made a fantastic save to deny Harry Kane, who created space inside the box and fired a low shot towards the bottom right corner.

After that, Heung-Min Son surged into the box to get on the end of a ball, but his shot went straight into the crossbar.

Just before the hour mark, Meslier had little chance as Spurs seized the lead when Lucas Moura delivered a short pass into the path of Hojbjerg, who curled a shot straight into the bottom right corner to make it 1:1.

Just before the hour mark, Meslier had little chance as Spurs seized the lead when Lucas Moura delivered a short pass into the path of Hojbjerg, who curled a shot straight into the bottom right corner to make it 1:1.

Reguilon wheels away in delight after scoring
Reguilon wheels away in delight after scoring

Reguilon slammed in from close range after a rebound dropped to him in the 70th minute, giving Spurs a merited lead.

Spurs then held on to win all three points for the first time in four games. They are now in seventh place, two points ahead of Manchester United, who are in eighth place with 17 points.

 

Tottenham vs Leeds 2-1 Highlight