West Ham completed a delightful turnaround against Tottenham, securing a 2-1 win and extending Spurs’ winless streak to five games. Ange Postecoglou’s side, initially dominating the game with Cristian Romero’s early header, suffered misfortune and defensive lapses, allowing West Ham to clinch a crucial win. The match began in Tottenham’s favour, with Romero’s 11th-minute header giving them the lead. Despite their dominance, Spurs struggled to capitalize on their created opportunities, and the lot shifted when Jarrod Bowen capitalized on a double deflection, leveling the score.
West Ham comeback ensured they secured all three points against Tottenham – Getty image James Ward-Prowse then converted a defensive error from Destiny Udogie, sealing West Ham’s comeback and three points from the Thursday night’s clash. The defeat now adds to Tottenham’s recent struggles, including injuries and a challenging run of results distancing them from challenging for the Premier League title. Their initial promising start to the season now feels like a distant memory.