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Erik Lamela's rabona: Twitter reaction

Spurs playmaker Erik Lamela did this…

… and then Twitter's jaw dropped as one:


Must be the best goal I've ever seen!! @Coco_Lamela ???? congrats to hattrick Kane as well!!! @hkane28


lamelas goal. I remember trying it at training at Southampton and ended up tearing my medial. Know your strengths. Head it and kick it far


Late seeing #Lamela goal!! Worth the wait!! Wowsers that's special!!


Erik Lamela's goal is a landmark goal, wonderful, a goal which will be shown over and over. Amazing. So, stop going on about Harry Kane!


Still in disbelief about Lamela's goal. It should be illegal.


403,886 - Number of school children trying to replicate Erik Lamela's goal in the playground today. Rabona.

Not everyone thought the goal was the best thing since sliced bread, though…


Lamela's goal is not better than Bergkamp's goal vs Newcastle #Fact!


Man City v Spurs starting line-ups


TEAM NEWS @MCFC: Hart, Clichy, Demichelis, Kompany (C), Sagna, Milner, Lampard, Fernando, Navas, Silva, Aguero


SUBS NEWS @MCFC: Caballero, Kolarov, Boyata, Toure, Fernandinho, Jovetic, Dzeko


#THFC team: Lloris, Dier, Fazio, Kaboul (c), Rose; Capoue, Mason; Chadli, Eriksen, Lamela; Soldado #COYS


#THFC subs: Vorm, Vertonghen, Dembele, Stambouli, Townsend, Adebayor, Kane. #COYS


Tottenham wait on Lloris and Chadli for Man City trip

Lloris Spurs THFC
Spurs keeper Hugo Lloris. Credit: PA

Goalkeeper Hugo Lloris will be given every opportunity to prove his fitness ahead of Tottenham's trip to Manchester City after being forced out of France duty with a thigh injury.

Belgium midfielder Nacer Chadli (hip) will also be given a chance to prove his fitness, while striker Emmanuel Adebayor and Nabil Bentaleb will be assessed on their returns from international duty.

Defenders Kyle Naughton (ankle) and Kyle Walker (abdominal surgery) remain absentees.

Provisional Spurs squad: Lloris, Vorm, Rose, Davies, Vertonghen, Chiriches, Dier, Kaboul, Fazio, Capoue, Stambouli, Paulinho, Dembele, Mason, Bentaleb, Eriksen, Lennon, Townsend, Chadli, Lamela, Soldado, Adebayor, Kane.

Kaboul: Tottenham must prove capability at Man City

Younes Kaboul. Credit: PA

Younes Kaboul has told Tottenham to prove their worth against Premier League champions Manchester City on Saturday.

Spurs lost 6-0 and 5-1 to City last season amid a number of heavy defeats to the top teams.

But Mauricio Pochettino's side are unbeaten away from home this season, including a 1-1 draw at Arsenal, and hope to surprise City at the Etihad Stadium.

We can't wait for this match, we want to go there and play our game. We need to repeat the same performance as we produced against Arsenal.

In these big games we need to do something to show everyone what we are capable of.

– Younes Kaboul
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