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Eriksen, Son score as Tottenham beat Leicester 3-1 at Wembley Stadium

- Spurs continued with their impressive run in the Premier League after defeating Leicester City - The Lilywhites remain third on the standings with 60 points - Sanchez, Eriksem and Heung-min netted a goal apiece during the Sunday clash Premier League campaigners, Tottenham Hotspurs, on Sunday afternoon, February 10, continued with their impressive run in the EPL after stunning Leicester City 3-1 at Wembley Stadium. Davinson Sanchez opened the scoring for the hosts in the 33rd minute, breaking the deadlock after Spurs dominating the opening exchanges of the encounter. The two sides finished the first half with Spurs the better side, with Leicester emerging a little unlucky a few times. In the 59th minute, the Foxes nearly pulled one back via Jamie Vardy from the spot, but the Englishman's penalty shot was cleverly saved by Hugo Lloris who was between the sticks for Spurs. READ ALSO: Unai Emery eyes £40m bid for Gbamin to solve Arsenal’s defensive problems Five minutes after Vardy's missed penalty Christian Eriksen doubled Spurs' lead, cutting inside before waving a powerful shot with his right foot to make it 2-0. Vardy finally made it 2-1 in the 76th minute, sliding home from close range to give the away fans a glimpse of hope of restoring parity. READ ALSO: NAIJ.com upgrades to Legit.ng However, the hosts went ahead to make it 3-1 at the death via Son Heung-min, loping through to score calmly. PAY ATTENTION: Become a member of the leading sports Facebook group 'Naija Football Fan Zone' The victory saw Mauricio Pochettino's men cement their third place on the standings with 60 points, just two behind Man City who still have a game to play. Legit.ng earlier reported that Chelsea suffered their first Premier League defeat of the season at the Wembley Stadium after losing 3-1 to Tottenham Hotspur on Saturday, November 24. Dele Alli, Harry Kane and Son all scored a goal each to power the north London side to victory over their visitors. The defeat has however pushed the Blues down to fourth on the table as the marathon fixture in December loom NAIJ.com (naija.ng) -> Legit.ng We have updated to serve you better. Football Transfers That Shocked The World | Legit.ng TV Source: Legit.ng

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