Lucas (Tottenham) unleashes a powerful shot towards goal, but it is bravely blocked by a self-sacrificing defender.
Harry Kane (Tottenham) shoots inside the box, but is denied by a timely block.
Heung-Min Son (Tottenham) rolls the ball short to a teammate from the corner instead of sending a cross into the box.
The goalkeeper punched the ball away after Christian Eriksen (Tottenham) took the corner.
Ben Davies (Tottenham) clips an inviting cross into the box, but there's no one in a position to get on the end of it.
We will have 6 min. of added time.
Mauricio Pochettino has decided to make a change. Ben Davies (Tottenham) replaces Danny Rose.
A quickly taken corner by Newcastle.
The referee stops play so that a substitution can be made and Yoshinori Muto (Newcastle Utd) replaces Joelinton.
That's a clear yellow card. Joelinton (Newcastle Utd) goes into the book.
Miguel Almiron (Newcastle Utd) collects a pass on the edge of the box and unleashes a shot which is brilliantly blocked by a defender. Newcastle will take a corner kick.
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Danny Rose (Tottenham) fails to send a pass into the box as his effort is cut out.
Christian Atsu (Newcastle Utd) commits a foul and Michael Dean immediately signals a free kick.
The resulting corner from Matt Ritchie (Newcastle Utd) is cleared.
Jamaal Lascelles has picked up an injury and is replaced by Federico Fernandez (Newcastle Utd).
Moussa Sissoko plays a beautiful lofted pass to Lucas (Tottenham), who somehow crashes the ball miles over the bar from a promising position. The ball is off of the pitch and it's a goal kick for Newcastle.
Jamaal Lascelles (Newcastle Utd) is clearly asking for some medical attention with his painful gestures. The extent of his injury is yet to be discovered.
After the VAR review the referee signals NO PENALTY to Tottenham, play can continue.
There's a break in play and referee Michael Dean must have got a signal in his ear as he indicates he will check that earlier penalty claim by Tottenham using VAR. This could be interesting!
Harry Kane (Tottenham) goes down under a challenge in the box, but the ref immediately waves away the appeals from all players.
Danny Rose (Tottenham) delivers a long ball, but it lacks enough power to reach his teammates and is intercepted by one of the defenders. The ball is out of play. Tottenham will have a throw-in.
Giovani Lo Celso (Tottenham) strikes from the edge of the box, but hits it really poorly and sends the ball way wide of the right post. The ball goes out of play and Newcastle will have a goal kick.
A fine lofted pass into the box, sent by Toby Alderweireld (Tottenham), is intercepted by the opposition's defence.
Joelinton (Newcastle Utd) seems to be alright and is okay to carry on.
Joelinton (Newcastle Utd) is clearly asking for some medical attention with his painful gestures. The extent of his injury is yet to be discovered.
Christian Eriksen (Tottenham) works the corner short instead of sending the ball into the penalty area.
Danny Rose (Tottenham) is booked after bringing down an opponent. Michael Dean had an easy-decision to make.
Joelinton (Newcastle Utd) is adjudged offside.
Lucas (Tottenham) spanks one well wide of the left post from the edge of the box. The ball goes out of play and Newcastle will have a goal kick.
The manager has been forced to make a substitution and the injured Kyle Walker-Peters leaves the pitch to be replaced by Christian Eriksen (Tottenham).
It is time for a substitution. Giovani Lo Celso (Tottenham) is on for Erik Lamela.
Heung-Min Son (Tottenham) fails to find any of his teammates inside the box as his pass is blocked.
Miguel Almiron (Newcastle Utd) goes on a solo run, but he fails to create a chance as an opposition player blocks him. It's a throw-in for Tottenham.
Davinson Sanchez (Tottenham) is able to continue to play.
Davinson Sanchez (Tottenham) requires medical treatment, so the referee stops play and signals for the physio to come onto the pitch.
A corner kick by Newcastle is thwarted by the well prepared Hugo Lloris (Tottenham).
Lucas (Tottenham) gets on the end of a lofted pass near the penalty spot, but it's a poor header and drifts high over the bar. The ball is off of the pitch and it's a goal kick for Newcastle.
Danny Rose (Tottenham) serves up a nice cross, but the defence clears the danger.
Christian Atsu (Newcastle Utd) is caught offside!
Erik Lamela (Tottenham) gets to the rebound and shoots, but the effort is blocked.
One of the defenders reacts at the last minute to brilliantly block a pass from Danny Rose (Tottenham). The ball has crossed the sideline. Newcastle are taking a throw-in.
The free kick is delivered by Erik Lamela (Tottenham) but it's not one of his best and is easily cleared.
Tottenham have a free kick.
This yellow card was deserved. The tackle by Matt Ritchie (Newcastle Utd) was quite harsh and Michael Dean didn't hesitate to show him a yellow card.
Everything is set for the start of the second half.
The referee blows his whistle for half-time, bringing to a close the first 45 minutes of the match.
Danny Rose (Tottenham) tries to slide the ball through to a teammate but it's well blocked by a defender.
Matt Ritchie (Newcastle Utd) prepares to take a corner kick.
Miguel Almiron (Newcastle Utd) wastes a good opportunity as his pass into the box is blocked by the defence. The referee blows his whistle, Newcastle are awarded a corner kick.
There will be a minimum of 3 min. of added time.
Danny Rose (Tottenham) attempts to find his teammate with a pass from outside the box, but the opposition's defence is quick to react and thwarts the attack.
The Tottenham players are displaying brilliant short passes and great ball movement. They are waiting to open the opposition's defence and hit them swiftly on the break.
Heung-Min Son (Tottenham) jinks his way past two defenders and from the edge of the box has an effort which goes just wide of the left post. The ball goes out of play and Newcastle will have a goal kick.
The linesman raises his flag for offside before Miguel Almiron (Newcastle Utd) heads on.
Matt Ritchie (Newcastle Utd) swings in the corner, but fails to find any of his teammates. One of the defenders reacts superbly to get it clear.
Heung-Min Son (Tottenham) meets the lofted pass inside the box with a well placed shot towards the left side of the goal, but Martin Dubravka pulls off a fantastic save to deny him.
Here's the current ball possession statistics for both teams – 75:25.
Spectacular goal! Joelinton (Newcastle Utd) brilliantly darts into the box to latch on to a cross and buries the ball into the bottom left corner, leaving the goalkeeper stunned!
Newcastle have a chance to score from a corner kick, but the ball is cleared by a defender.
Sean Longstaff (Newcastle Utd) finds himself in space on the edge of the box and smashes a glorious looking effort towards the roof of the net, but Hugo Lloris thwarts him with a great two-handed save. It will be a corner kick for Newcastle.
Newcastle didn't take advantage of the corner and score as the opposition's defence was alert and averted the threat.
A pass by Danny Rose (Tottenham) ends up in no man's land, and the attacking effort comes to an end.
Steve Bruce is forced to make an unplanned substitution as Allan Saint-Maximin suffers an injury and Christian Atsu (Newcastle Utd) comes on.
The game is interrupted now, Allan Saint-Maximin (Newcastle Utd) picks up a knock and the physio has to come on.
Tottenham are showcasing great team work by exchanging some short passes and one-two passes, waiting to open the opposition's defence and hit them swiftly on the break.
Michael Dean shows a yellow card to Harry Winks (Tottenham) for his blatant foul.
Tottenham are ruled offside.
The resulting set piece from Tottenham is comfortably intercepted by one of the defending players.
Erik Lamela (Tottenham) takes the corner, but it's intercepted by the defender.
Tottenham are showing great team chemistry. They are passing the ball around seamlessly.
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The players are out and the match is about to start. Tottenham will have the kick-off.
Michael Dean will officiate today.
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