Premier League Scores: Result, Match Analysis and Highlights from the EPL Fixture between Sunderland vs Tottenham on Saturday, December 29, 2012. Includes Video Highlights for U.S. viewers (as available).
Result: Sunderland 1 – 2 Tottenham
Location: Stadium of Light – Sunderland
|Sunderland – 1||Tottenham – 2|
|John O’Shea (40’)||Carlos Cuellar (OG 48’)|
|Aaron Lennon (51’)|
John O’Shea opened the scoring for Sunderland just before the half. They were then pegged back with a Carlos Cuellar own goal after a well taken corner kick that he failed to clear. Three minutes later Aaron Lennon put Spurs in front. Jermain Defoe should have made it 3-1, but stumbled before shooting and Simon Mignolet dove to make a fantastic save. Mignolet was certainly man of the match on the day. Tottenham now move into third place above Chelsea, at least temporarily.
Cuellar own goal:
Full Match Highlights: