Premier League, Tottenham beat Aston Villa: Records broken

Rajdeep Saha
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Premier League, Tottenham beat Aston Villa: Records broken
Premier League, Tottenham beat Aston Villa: Records broken

22 Mar 2021: Premier League, Tottenham beat Aston Villa: Records broken

Tottenham kept their top-four hopes alive in the Premier League by beating Aston Villa 2-0.

With this win, Tottenham have moved to sixth with 48 points collected.

They are three points adrift of fourth-placed Chelsea.

Meanwhile, Villa are 10th after going winless in four straight games now.

Here we present the key records that were scripted.

#AVLTOT: How did the match pan out?

An interchange of passes between Lucas Moura and Harry Kane following a poor clearance by Villa goal-keeper Emiliano Martinez allowed Vinicius Junior to put Spurs ahead.

Kane, who was fouled by Matty Cash in the second half, converted a penalty in the 68th minute.

Villa were poor and failed to register a shot until the 58th minute of the match.

Kane: Kane involved in 30 league goals this season

Harry Kane is the first player to be directly involved in as many as 30 goals in the Premier League this season.

He scored his 17th league goal of the season and has 13 assists.

Notably, Kane's tally is the joint-highest in terms of goals and the highest for assists.

Kane netted his fourth penalty of the season.

Fact: Kane's domination!