Long Makes History With Seven Second Goal

Written 3 months ago by Midlands Sport


Republic of Ireland striker Shane Long scored the fastest goal in Premier League history as Southampton drew 1-1 at Watford.

Long had the ball in the net after only 7.69 seconds.

Christian Eriksen hit an 88th minute winner to hand Tottenham Hotspur a vital 1-0 win over Brighton at the new White Hart Lane.

Spurs have now opened up a 3 point advantage in third spot.

Their manager Mauricio Pochetino said after the game that his side kept trying to score throughout the game but were getting frustrated.

 

It’s the Manchester Derby tonight.

City travel to Old Trafford to play United in the knowledge they must win to regain top spot from Liverpool.

Kevin De Bruyne will miss the game for City through injury.

8pm is the start time.

At 7.45, Arsenal kick off away to Wolves, with the Gunners requiring a draw to get back into the top 4.