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Raúl Jiménez sends Wolves past Spurs into Premier League top six

A change of league positions and perhaps a changing of the guard, too. Wolves took Tottenham’s top-six place with a comeback win that their superior structure and efficiency ultimately merited, the outstanding Diego Jota teeing up Raúl Jiménez for the deciding goal in the 73rd minute after contributing an equaliser of his own.

The frustration for Spurs was that they could not build on first-half strikes from Steven Bergwijn an d Serge Aurier, either side of Matt Doherty’s leveller, that twice gave them the lead. But ultimately a rejigged defence and attack were both out of sorts when it mattered and José Mourinho will not like to be reminded that Nuno Espírito Santo, once his reserve goalkeeper at Porto, is the second of his former players to outgun him from the opposing dugout in the space of eight days.

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