90 +4: Tottenham have mathematically secured a higher finish than Arsenal for the first time since 1995. Pochettino has also become the first manager to remain unbeaten in his first six North London derby. The final whistle has been blown as the tide turns towards the white side of North London.
78 Mins – Eriksen delivered the corner into the penalty area and Aldweireld guided his header towards goal and Cech palmed the ball away with another important save.
77: Wanyama lifts a great ball with the outside of his boot to Kane, who pealed off at the back post. He remained composed in the one-on-one situation but Cech emerged superior with an important save.
68 Mins – Vertonghen unleashed a curling cannonball towards the right top corner and Cech pulled off a world class save to divert the ball behind.
58 Mins – Harry Kane remained composed from the spot and drilled his penalty directly into the bottom corner leaving Cech rooted to the spot.
57 Mins – It’s all falling a part for Arsenal now! Harry Kane shifted the ball past Gabriel and he caught Kane on the shin and part of the ball. Michael Oliver pointed to the spot to give Tottenham the chance to double their lead!
55 Mins – Spurs draw first blood in the North London derby via a familiar name in Dele Alli. Eriksen shows great feet to weave his way into a goal scoring position, Cech saved at his near post and Alli was present to stab the ball into the net. 1-0.
51 Mins – Tottenham Hotspur start the second half on the front foot with the hosts having chances through Son and Harry Kane. The former Bayer Leverkusen striker stroked the ball into the side netting and Kane had a low drive from range saved by Cech.
17:34 – The second half is under way at White Hart Lane with both teams making no changes.
17:18 – It’s half-time at White Hart Lane with the first half ending goal less. Spurs had the most amount of chances, although Arsenal defended resolutely and showed promising signs with their new and unfamiliar 3-4-2-1 formation.
45 +2 Mins – Petr Cech dives low to his left to palm away Vertonghen’s long range drive.
38 Mins – Aaron Ramsey curled a low speculative effort towards the far bottom corner but Lloris hurled himself to the left and turned the ball behind.
25 Mins – Christian Eriksen missed another chance moments later! Son shows great pace and skill to beat Oxlade-Chamberlain on the right flank and his low strike deflected to Eriksen, who clipped the bar with his effort.
22 Mins – Tottenham squander a huge chance to take the lead. Harry Kane’s strike deflects towards the back post and Alli heads wide from pin-point range under pressure from Oxlade-Chamberlain.
11 Mins – Arsenal are denied a penalty kick, despite Gibbs being sent to the turf inside the box by the right hand of Hugo Lloris.
6 Mins – Alderweireld beats Gabriel in an aerial duo and heads Eriksen’s corner over the crossbar.
16:30 – We’ve kicked off at White Hart Lane, Tottenham are kicking right to left.
15:57 – Arsenal Substitutes: Ospina, Bellerin, Holding, Coquelin, Walcott, Iwobi & Welbeck.
15:55 – Tottenham Substitutes: Vorm, Walker, Wimmer, Dembele, Sissoko, Nkoudou & Janssen.
15:54 – Arsenal Starting Line-Up: Cech, Gabriel, Koscielny, Monreal, Oxlade-Chamberlain, Xhaka, Ramsey, Gibbs, Ozil, Sanchez & Giroud. (3-4-2-1)
15:52 – Tottenham Starting Line-Up: Lloris, Trippier, Alderweireld, Vertonghen, Davies, Dier, Wanyama, Eriksen, Alli, Son & Kane. (4-2-3-1)
15:06 – Arsenal Blogger – I think it’ll be 2-2 this afternoon. Here is there Match Preview for today’s clash.
13:32 – Steve Towells – Who Framed Ruel Fox?: I think a 1-1 is on the cards today. Little concerned about United creeping up behind us.
13:20 – Welcome to our live commentary of this afternoon’s North London derby between Tottenham Hotspur and Arsenal at White Hart Lane.