Tottenham made a remarkable opener at Wembley in champions league opener against German side Dortmund, beating their visitors 3-1 to secure the maximum three points needed to give them advantage ahead of their next match.
The win means Tottenham, Manchester United, Manchester City and Chelsea all recorded winning in their opener to secure the maximum three points, while Liverpool played a 2-2 draw against Sevilla.
Spurs seem to be the only English team in the “Group of Death” where they will face defending champions Real Madrid, German giants Dortmund and Apoel.
Bookmakers may have tipped Madrid and Dortmund to progress to the round of 16, but the result of Tottenham’s clash against Dortmund shows that Spurs are still a force to reckon with in European football, and are a potential team to qualify for the round of 16.
England currently have five representatives in champions league, taking over from Spain who have enjoyed that slot since its introduction, but they will need to make judicious use