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WATCH: Christian Eriksen Produced The Naughtiest Skill Of The Weekend Against Newcastle

WATCH: Christian Eriksen Produced The Naughtiest Skill Of The Weekend Against Newcastle

Tottenham cruised past newly promoted Newcastle on Sunday afternoon. with goals from Dele Alli and Ben Davies sealing an impressive win for Mauricio Pochettino's men.

Jonjo Shelvey's red card for a stamp on Alli grabbed all the headlines, but a ridiculous piece of skill from Tottenham midfielder Christian Eriksen was overshadowed.

Since the start of the 2015/16 season, Eriksen has assisted more Premier League goals than any other player and the 25-year-old notched another two during Sunday's early kick-off.

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But one moment of brilliance in the 87th minute left plenty oohing and aahing.

Eriksen effortlessly flicked it over the Newcastle player's head in the middle of the park, showing St James' Park how it's really done.

According to The Independent, Barcelona will turn their attention to Tottenham's Christian Eriksen after missing out on Philippe Coutinho.

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The 25-year-old is wanted by the Catalans in attempt bolster their midfield options while helping assist goals to their feared attacking trident.

Though, needless to say, his services won't come cheap. Eriksen only penned a new in September which keeps him at the club till 2020.

Christian Eriksen
Christian Eriksen

In last season's FA Cup final, Eriksen took one look and, with a swing of his right leg, expertly guided the most mercurial pass round the Chelsea defence and onto the outstretched left foot of Alli, who did the rest by steering his finish into the roof of the net.

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What a player.

Topics: Eriksen, Premier League, tottenham

Jack Kenmare

Jack Kenmare is a writer at SPORTbible. He's interviewed some of the biggest names in sport, including Zlatan Ibrahimovic, Pele, Carles Puyol and Tim Henman. He dabbles in all things sport but football is his biggest passion. He was once hit in the head by a wayward strike from Nicky Butt and lived to tell the tale.

 

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