GIFs: Adebayor's Brace Fires Tottenham Back into Europa League Tie with Dnipro

BR-UK StaffFeatured Columnist IVFebruary 27, 2014

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Emmanuel Adebayor kept Tottenham's Europa League dreams alive with a quick-succession brace that sparked a wild comeback and a 3-1 (3-2 aggregate) victory over Dnipro.

With Tottenham down 2-1 on aggregate and needing two goals at White Hart Lane to advance, Adebayor connected on a Christian Eriksen cross to get things level in the 65th minute, albeit, still requiring one more goal due to Dnipro's away goal. 

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Four minutes later, Zeki Fryers set Adebayor free and the Togo international cleanly finished to put the tie back in the hosts favour. 

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Lost amid Adebayor's heroics, Eriksen's fine free kick put things in motion in the 55th minute. 

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