sport news Tottenham 3-1 PLAYER RATINGS


Champions League holders suffered one of their worst European defeats as Dele Alli scored twice in the 3-1 victory to put Tottenham into the last 16.

 Sportsmail's Sam Cunningham rated the players at Wembley on Wednesday night.

TOTTENHAM (3-4-2-1)

Lloris 7.5

Saved tricky efforts from Casemiro, Ronaldo several times and Benzema. Assured presence.

Sanchez 7

Won the battle with Benzema on a testing occasion.

Alderweireld 6

The defender’s evening was cut short after 24 minutes when he limped off with a hamstring injury.

Vertonghen 7

Brilliant sliding tackle to block Ronaldo as he bore down on goal midway through the first half.

Trippier 8

Sensational first-time volleyed cross flashed in front of goal that Alli would surely have converted had he gambled. They scored from an almost identical move soon after.

Dier 7

Kept Modric and Kroos quiet, which says it all about how immensely effective his performance was.

Winks 7.5

Big night for the young midfielder. Stepped up, again. Superb ball to pick out Trippier who set up the opening goal.

Davies 6.5

Much of the game went down the opposite flank but Davies had a strong game.

Eriksen 7.5

Calm, composed finish for the third goal. Mis-controlled Kane’s chipped pass on 10 minutes and could’ve scored another. Kept Spurs ticking.

Alli 8.5

Scrappy finish for the opener but was cleverly positioned. Great run but huge deflection for the second. Sparked the third.

Kane 7.5

Bumped and banged Real’s defenders. Always a threat, as always. Set up the third.

Star man: Alli

Two goals against proved his credentials as one of the world’s leading

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