sport news Alfie Devine becomes Tottenham's youngest EVER player and goal scorer

Alfie Devine becomes Tottenham's youngest EVER player as Jose Mourinho sends on the 16-year-old midfielder at half time of FA Cup clash away at Marine (and he scored 15 minutes later!) Alfie Devine came on at half-time to make his professional debut for the club He's Tottenham's youngest ever player, and then scored a goal after coming on Tottenham had a simple task to beat their non-league opponents in the FA Cup 

By Matt Porter For Mailonline

Published: 18:32 GMT, 10 January 2021 | Updated: 18:44 GMT, 10 January 2021

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It was the biggest game of their lives for the Marine players when they hosted Tottenham Hotspur in the FA Cup on Sunday, but it was a huge day for one of the Spurs players too. 

Tottenham were 4-0 up at half-time in what was a comfortable game against a team 161 places lower ranked than them on the football ladder, so Jose Mourinho made a couple of substitutes.

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Alfie Devine came on to replace Moussa Sissoko, and in doing so became Tottenham's youngest ever player at 16 years and 163 days old. And then he capped off his big day by getting on the score sheet too.

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