Newcastle United 0-0 Tottenham

Jonjo Shelvey

Tottenham Hotspur have named their starting eleven and substitutes to take on newly promoted Newcastle United in their Premier League opener at St. James' Park this afternoon.

The Welshman's centre-back partner - new signing Florian Lejuene - was also withdrawn with an injury in the first half before Jonjo Shelvey was sent off and the hosts lost 2-0.

He swept home Eriksen's inch-perfect cross and then helped the Dane carve open the home team's defence with a quick one-two which left Davies with a simple finish from seven metres.

Davies added Tottenham's second with 20 minutes remaining, finishing a slick move with a composed finish beyond Newcastle goalkeeper Rob Elliot, Eriksen again the provider.

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However, injuries to both Paul Dummett and Florian Lejeune, as well as the utterly stupid red card shown to Jonjo Shelvey made the Magpies' task an nearly impossible one and Tottenham duly ran out winners.

Shelvey was shown a straight red card by Andre Marriner three minutes into the second half at St James' Park for standing on Tottenham midfielder Alli's ankle while he was sat on the ground following a challenge. It was hard to move the ball quickly.

"It was not easy to find the space and create chances".

The referee had no other option than to issue a clear red card to the England global.

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