- Category: Premier League
Tottenham defeat Liverpool 4-0 in a derby in the fifth round in the Premier League. Spurs skillfully took advantage of the fact that Liverpool finished the match with nine players.
Luka Modric, Jermaine Defoe and Emmanuel Adebayor twice realized goals for Tottenham, but this was the least of which guests were able to pass the "White Hart Lane."
Luka Modric opened the scoring with a blistering 20-yard strike before Charlie Adam picked up a second yellow card for a late foul on Scott Parker.
Martin Skrtel, who had a torrid afternoon at right-back thanks to Gareth Bale, was sent off for two bookings in the second half before Jermain Defoe calmly slotted home to make it 2-0 in the 66th minute.
Adebayor, who scored on his debut against Wolves