The Stats: Tottenham behind at the interval – Gareth Bale and Heung Min Son behind the comeback

The away side Southampton were in control, leading 1-0 in the Premier League game. But Tottenham turned the game around and won 2-1.

There was no real shape to the match until Southampton took the lead just on the half-hour mark through Danny Ings, who scored a goal, with an assist by James Ward-Prowse, making it 0-1. The goal was his 10th on target in the league this season.

With 30 minutes on the clock, Tottenham’s Gareth Bale scored a goal and equalised, what was his sixth goal of the season.

The deciding goal came in the 90th minute, when Heung Min Son scored a 2-1 for Tottenham. It was Min Son’s 15th goal. The team had then turned the match around.

Tottenham have 2 wins, 2 draws and 1 loss with a 9–8 goal difference in the last 5 games, while Southampton have 1 win and and 4 losses and a 7–14 goal difference.

The result means Tottenham are in sixth place, while Southampton are in 14th place.

Tottenham will host Sheffield Utd on Sunday. Southampton will face Leicester at St Mary’s Stadium on Friday.

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