#sports activities Thierry Henry hilariously commentates on Sporting Lisbon’s second goal against Tottenham
‘Two-nil… bye!’: Thierry Henry hilariously commentates on Sporting Lisbon’s second goal of their Champions League victory over Tottenham… as Arsenal legend revels in his outdated rivals’ capitulation
- Tottenham conceded two late targets in a 2-0 loss to Sporting Lisbon on Tuesday
- Arthur scored a superb solo goal to seal the win for the Portuguese facet
- Thierry Henry hilariously commented on the goal for CBS Sports’ protection
Thierry Henry could not assist however get pleasure from himself when giving his commentary on Sporting Lisbon’s second goal of their 2-0 Champions League victory over Tottenham.
Paulinho opened the scoring within the ninetieth minute for the Portuguese facet, earlier than Brazilian substitute Arthur Gomes scored a superb solo goal to seal the victory three minutes into stoppage time.
Henry, a legend of Tottenham’s greatest rivals Arsenal, hilariously reacted to Arthur’s goal whereas doing punditry for CBS Sports’ Champions League protection.
Arthur Gomes scored a superb solo goal to seal the victory for Sporting Lisbon over Spurs
Thierry Henry hilariously commentated over the goal whereas doing punditry for CBS Sports
While talking over a replay of Arthur’s goal, Henry mentioned: ‘That goal… I do not care if it was against Spurs however have a look at what he does.
‘Stepover, meg – so long. Meg, so long. Two-nil – bye!’
Henry’s commentary on the goal amused the CBS Sports pundits, with Jamie Carragher, Alex Scott and Kate Abdo laughing on the Frenchman.
Arthur Gomes nutmegged Emerson Royal earlier than slotting the ball by way of Hugo Lloris’ legs
It was a superb goal from Arthur who nutmegged Emerson Royal, earlier than doing the identical to Hugo Lloris as he slid the ball into the again of the web.
Henry, who received two Premier League titles throughout his time on the Gunners, scored 5 targets within the north London derby – together with a memorable solo goal of his personal the place he ran from his personal half.
The celebration for that goal has since been immortalised with a statue outdoors the Emirates stadium.
Sporting in the meantime now sit prime of Group D, after taking two wins out of two, following their prior 3-0 victory over Eintracht Frankfurt away from residence.
Antonio Conte’s males missed a number of possibilities on Tuesday evening, and after the match, he mentioned: ‘The Champions League stage could be very excessive. You have to cut back the errors as a result of on the finish you’ll be able to pay and we paid, we paid so much.
It was a irritating evening for Tottenham as Sporting moved three factors clear on the prime of Group D
‘Now, as a substitute of a draw, we’re speaking a couple of loss against a group used to taking part in on this competitors. It’s a pity.
‘All of the gamers know the extent is a crucial stage and it’s important to proceed to enhance your self. A draw would have been extra honest however Sporting had been good to take their second.
‘They scored with a nook after which the second goal after 90 minutes. It’s a pity nevertheless it was a tough sport.
‘We had two or three conditions the place we may have performed significantly better however now we should relaxation and take into consideration the Premier League.’
Notably within the contest, Sporting ahead Marcus Edwards, who got here by way of the ranks at Tottenham, produced a man-of-the-match efficiency.