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Perverse to the last, Spurs reserved one of their better away performances for the final game. The 1-0 away win at Everton leap-frogged Tottenham into fifth place, taking them directly into the group stage of the Europa League and avoiding one -- or even two -- qualifying ties in August. That the goal was scored by talisman, Harry Kane, was the icing on the cake. The striker's first half header took his season's tally of Premier League goals to 21, thereby equalling the previous club record set...
Tottenham manager Mauricio Pochettino admitted he was grateful he will not have to worry about Europa League qualifiers next season, when he hopes Spurs can go one better and seal a top-four berth.
In the final round of fixtures, Pochettino's side jumped above Liverpool into fifth spot by winning 1-0 at Everton thanks to yet another Harry Kane goal.
The PFA Young Player of the Year finished his breakthrough campaign with a 31st goal of the season for his club with a glancing header from Eric Dier's...