Tottenham players make offer to fans that travelled to Newcastle to watch 6-1 defeat
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Tottenham stars have made an offer to their disgruntled fans who travelled for the game against Newcastle United last Sunday.
Newcastle smashed Spurs 6-1 in a crunch Premier League showdown as both teams aim to secure a top-four finish this season.
Eddie Howe's rampant side scored five blistering goals without reply in the first-half, with star forward Alexander Isak bagging a stunning brace.
Harry Kane pulled one back in the second-half, with fans believing he was saying goodbye following the final whistle in a video captured from St. James' Park.
Spurs have since sacked interim manager Cristian Stellini, who managed just four games following the dismissal of Antonio Conte.
The North London club have now issued a collective statement on behalf of their squad, promising to reimburse supporters that made the trip to Newcastle to watch the crushing 6-1 defeat.
A statement posted on social media reads: "As a squad, we understand your frustration, your anger. It wasn't good enough. We know words aren't enough in situations like this but believe us, a defeat like this hurts.
"We appreciate your support, home and away and with this in mind we would like to reimburse fans with the cost of their match tickets from St James' Park.
"We know this does not change what happened on Sunday and we will give everything to put things right at Manchester United on Thursday evening when again, your support will mean everything to us.
"Together - and only together - can we move things forward."
The players have a message for our fans who went to Newcastle on Sunday... pic.twitter.com/HFfmo8R2iH— Tottenham Hotspur (@SpursOfficial) April 25, 2023
Spurs remain in fifth place in the table, six points adrift of fourth-placed Manchester United, having played two more matches than Erik ten Hag's side.
And they meet on Thursday in another massive fixture that holds Champions League qualification ramifications.
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