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Benfica 2 Spurs 2 – It’s not the despair that hurts, it’s the hope

Tim Sherwood in stands against Benfica

So near and yet so far.

For 78 minutes it felt like this tie was already over as a contest, a feeling strengthened by Garay’s 34th minute goal. This didn’t make a lot of difference to Spurs’ task – they still needed three – but psychologically it seemed to Continue reading