Tottenham 1-1 Watford: VAR confusion as Dele Alli rescues Spurs


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Tottenham vs Watford
Premier League
3:00pm Saturday 19th October

Tottenham Hotspur Stadium
(Att: 58754)

Dele Alli scored a late equaliser but confusion encompassed it because the target was awarded by a VAR review but disallowed it.
Alli’s leveller (86) - afterwards Abdoulaye Doucoure (6) had awarded Watford the direct - was reviewed by VAR for an expected handball and referee Chris Kavanagh signalled for a target but the large screen stated that the goal was ruled out.
After some confusion, the goal was finally given.
The VAR controversy took centre stage but it could not mask another performance from Tottenham, that had viewed one shot on target until Dele reply - .
More to follow…
Spurs have a significant home Champions League battle with Crvena Zvezda on Tuesday before travelling to carry on Liverpool Sunday, live on Sky Sports. Meanwhile, Watford are back at Vicarage Road when they welcome Bournemouth.

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