HARRY KANE scored his 99th Premier League objective – however was there nothing memorable about Tottenham’s efficiency.
Striker Kane cancelled out Saints’ opener which got here by an personal objective from visiting defender Davinson Sanchez.
However in a poor recreation, neither facet actually deserved to win and from Spurs, this was a far cry from their Four-1 win right here final season.
Kane might have reache dhis century proper on the finish however he wasted a great likelihood.
Hugo Lloris and Christian Eriksen each missed the sport with a virus whereas Southampton striker Shane Lengthy additionally had flu.
Southampton had been poor at house, successful on three of their earlier 17 video games at St Mary’s – and had scored simply 14 occasions.
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But after simply 12 seconds, Manolo Gabbiadini delivered a shot however it was straight at Vorm.
And having began effectively, Southampton saved discovering some area behind the visiting defence.
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Not helped by Moussa Sissoko not getting again fast sufficient, Serge Aurier saved discovering himself over-run and it was from one of these transfer that led to the objective.
Ryan Bertrand delivered an overlap with Dusan Tadic who launched the England left-back.
He crossed into the hazard space and the ball was became the objective – through the left-hand publish – by Sanchez who was at full stretch.
But Southampton’s lead lasted a grand complete of three minutes as they didn’t defend Ben Davies’ nook.
Kane was being marked by Jack Stephens however he misplaced his man after which towered over Gabbiadini to attain with a robust header.
Sissoko was unmarked however steered a pushed cross from Davies large.
Stephens had an honest likelihood however missed the goal with a heeder and on the different finish, Eric Dier’s drive was held by Alex McCarthy.
Mario Lemina and James Ward-Prowse each shot at Vorm however they didn’t threaten once more till the tip.
Sissoko was rightly booked for a nasty studs-up deal with on Bertrand whereas Dele Alli missed the goal from lengthy vary and Kane miscued a volley.
The match had definitely develop into boring however livened up a bit when Eric Dier accused Tudic of intentionally elbowing him within the mouth though ref Kevin Buddy believed it was unintended.