Besiktas manager Slaven Bilic thought his team deserved all three points despite needing a penalty to equalise late on at White Hart Lane.
An early Kris Commons goal gave Celtic a hard-fought 1-0 win over Dinamo Zagreb in their Europa League Group D clash at Parkhead.
Tottenham goalkeeper Hugo Lloris admitted a draw was the right result after his side were pegged back by Besiktas.
A calamitous display from Vlad Chiriches eventually undid all of goalkeeper Hugo Lloris' good work as a last-gasp penalty earned Besiktas a hard-fought Europa League draw at Tottenham.
Not a lot of people know that 'Sir' Les Ferdinand spent one season on loan at Besiktas during his QPR days. He even helped them win the Turkish Cup final, in 1989, with a cracking solo goal in the first leg at Fenerbahce (Besiktas won the second leg at home, 2-1).