Richarlison’s equaliser for Tottenham in their Carabao Cup defeat at Fulham came in strange situations.
The Brazilian scored his initial intention of the season at a essential time with Tottenham a goal down at Craven Cottage prior to he netted.
But he was served out by the actuality that Cottagers correct-again Kenny Tete experienced raced off the pitch times ahead of.
The defender was already on the sidelines soon after his boot was ripped in 50 % by a obstacle.
And the Dutchman was explained to he experienced to race back again to the altering area to get a substitution boot – and it could not have arrive at a worst time.
The place vacated by Tete was uncovered by Ivan Perisic, who took entire benefit and crossed the ball to Richarlison, who then beat Fulham goalkeeper Marek Rodak.
The Tottenham star celebrated wildly even though Tete was however in the switching home, who appeared times later – but considerably much too late from a Fulham point of view.
Ange Postecoglou’s side fell behind in the 1st 50 percent when defender Micky van de Ven turned the ball in his very own internet.
The Australian coach named a heavily-improved side to the one particular that conquer Bournemouth 2- at the weekend.
Just Richarlison and Van de Ven were the only survivors – coincidentally the two players to get on the scoresheet.
And rarely in typical conditions soon after the Dutch defender, who signed from Wolfsburg, scored his 2nd own purpose of the year.
Immediately after a cross was delivered in from the remaining-hand side with pace, the ball hit the 22-yr-previous. It deflected wildly off his boot and flew above Fraser Forster, who experienced almost no time to react.
Tottenham looked lifeless through the initially-half and Dane Scarlett replaced Giovani Lo Celso noticed Spurs’ program get improved, providing Spurs additional attacking output.
But Fulham however caught to their guns with Tete preserving Perisic tranquil throughout the Carabao Cup tie.
Even so, the moment he remaining the pitch, the Croatian squandered no time producing the finest of the problem.
Bobby Decordova-Reid crammed in at appropriate-back again but was effortlessly beaten by the former Inter Milan star, who then sent a deep cross for Richarlison to nod residence.
Fulham went on to gain on penalties, however, as Spurs could not locate a winner and it was Tete to provide the successful place-kick, employing the new boot he grabbed from the modifying space.