Tottenham 2 Arsenal 1: Player ratings as Harry Kane sparkles

Player ratings as Harry Kane bags a double to win north London derby for Spurs

Tottenham Hotspur

Hugo Lloris Not at fault for Arsenal’s goal but made a blinding save from Welbeck in the second half. 6/10

Kyle Walker Got forward as much as possible, forcing Monreal to defend deeper. 6

Jan Vertonghen Not tested by the Arsenal strikers. The Belgian defender had a relatively quiet game. 6

Erik Dier Alongside his centre-half partner Vertonghen, the 21-year-old didn’t have much to do. 6

Danny Rose Caused Arsenal problems down the left and combined well with Eriksen to set up attacks. Too easily beaten by Welbeck for Ozil’s goal. 7

Nabil Bentaleb Solid in midfield, got stuck in when required and played it simple. Supplied killer cross for Kane’s second goal. 7

Ryan Mason Ran the midfield like a man possessed, making several (sliding) tackles. Held the midfield in shape and broke up play well. 8

Erik Lamela The Argentine showed little quality and hardly involved in the game. Looked overawed by the occasions. 4

Moussa Dembele The Belgium international played behind the striker. Had little impact on the north London derby, though. 5

Christian Eriksen Got hold of the ball as much as possible. Free role and tried to create attacks and get Kane involved. 7

Harry Kane (Man of the match) Hurried the Arsenal defence with his work-rate. Made the keeper make a good save in the first half. Poacher’s finish at the far post on 56 minutes. Bullet of a header on 86 minutes to grab his second. Always involved in play. 9

Substitutes

Benji Stambouli N/A

Paulinho N/A

Nacer Chadli Took a risk when he appeared to pull back Mertesacker in Lloris’ area. 5

Arsenal

David Ospina Busier of the two goalkeepers. Had a slight injury scare early on but made a couple of decent saves. 5

Hector Bellerin Kept busy by Rose, who was a threat down the right. A difficult afternoon. 4

Per Mertesacker The World Cup winner was kept busy at the back but the captain marshalled the defence well. 5

Laurent Koscielny Booked for a careless challenge on Dembele. Free header in the second half which the defender should have score form. 5

Nacho Monreal Testing 90 minutes as he was forced to cope with Walker’s marauding runs. He rarely ventured forward. 5

Francis Coquelin The defensive midfielder did a good job shielding Koscielny and Mertesacker. 6

Aaron Ramsey The Welshman was very quiet in the first half maybe due to lack of Arsenal attacks. Didn’t grow into the game. 5

Danny Welbeck Was forced to track Rose down the left, however, he delivered the cross for Ozil’s goal. 6

Santi Cazorla Not as influential as Arsenal fans would have expected. Had a shot early in the second half, producing a good save from Lloris. 5

Mezut Ozil Brilliant finish for his goal. Drifted in and out of the game after that. 7

Olivier Giroud Apart from the assist for the goal, very ineffective in the attacking half. Disappointing derby for the striker. 5

Substitutes

Theo Walcott Didn’t have much of an impact. Questions over whether he deserved to start. 5

Chuba Akpom N/A

Tomas Rosicky N/A

N'Golo Kante
Thomas Tuchel issues N’Golo Kante injury update ahead of Chelsea FC v Leicester City
Jurgen Klopp
Jurgen Klopp rates Chelsea FC and Man United’s title hopes next season
Gary Lineker
Gary Lineker reacts to Trent Alexander-Arnold's display in Liverpool FC's 4-2 win
Ian Wright
Ian Wright urges Yves Bissouma to move to Man United ahead of Liverpool FC
Mikel Arteta
Martin Odegaard replies when asked about his Arsenal future
N'Golo Kante
Thomas Tuchel issues N’Golo Kante injury update ahead of Chelsea FC v Leicester City
Jurgen Klopp
Jurgen Klopp rates Chelsea FC and Man United’s title hopes next season
Gary Lineker
Gary Lineker reacts to Trent Alexander-Arnold's display in Liverpool FC's 4-2 win
Ian Wright
Ian Wright urges Yves Bissouma to move to Man United ahead of Liverpool FC
Mikel Arteta
Martin Odegaard replies when asked about his Arsenal future
Top 50 Muslim footballers: Arsenal, Chelsea FC, Liverpool FC and Man United stars feature
Top 50 Muslim footballers: Arsenal, Chelsea FC, Liverpool FC and Man United stars feature