Tottenham Hotspur vs. Lyon: 6 Things We Learned in Their Europa League Meeting

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Tottenham Hotspur vs. Lyon: 6 Things We Learned in Their Europa League Meeting
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Tottenham Hotspur and Lyon's Europa League meeting was a closely fought tie from start to finish.

Tottenham Hotspur head to Lyon for next week's round of 32 second-leg with a narrow aggregate advantage after they beat the French outfit 2–1 at White Hart Lane.

A tight contest between the two was brought to life by three spectacular goals—two superb free-kicks from Gareth Bale coming either side of a marvellous half-volley from Samuel Umtiti.

Bale was the star of the show once again for the Spurs in a match they found hard to get into against a disciplined and dangerous Lyon side. The return leg has the makings of a terrific match, but here are some things learned from their first meeting.

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