WATCH: Eriksen scores stunning opener against Gillingham

WATCH: Eriksen scores stunning opener against Gillingham

LONDON, ENGLAND - SEPTEMBER 21: Christian Eriksen of Tottenham Hotspur celebrates scoring his sides first goal during the EFL Cup Third Round match between Tottenham Hotspur and Gillingham at White Hart Lane on September 21, 2016 in London, England. (Photo by Mike Hewitt/Getty Images)


As is so often the problem against smaller teams at White Hart Lane, Tottenham were in cruise control in the early stages against Gillingham without actually scoring.

There was plenty of slick passing and lots of shots, but Spurs simply couldn’t put the ball in the net.

That was until Christian Eriksen looked up and sent a stunning shot past the Gillingham goalkeeper half an hour in.

It was a superb shot from the Dane and the hosts fully deserved their lead. Here’s the goal.



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