2021-22 English Carabao Cup, Third Round
  • Leander Dendoncker (38')
  • Daniel Podence (58')
  • Tanguy Ndombele (14')
  • Harry Kane (23')
Tottenham Hotspur advance 3-2 on penalties
Tottenham Hotspur advance 3-2 on penalties

Tottenham beat Wolves in shootout to advance in Carabao Cup

Tottenham beats Wolves on penalties to advance (2:59)

Wolverhampton misses three penalties in the shootout as Tottenham moves on to the Carabao Cup last 16. (2:59)

Tottenham Hotspur surrendered an early 2-0 lead at Wolverhampton Wanderers but eventually won 3-2 on penalties in the Carabao Cup on Wednesday night.

Spurs manager Nuno Espirito Santo claimed his second win of the season against his former club, with Harry Kane and Tanguy Ndombele giving the visitors a 2-0 lead inside of 25 minutes.

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However, Wolves struck back with goals from Leander Dendoncker and Daniel Podence either side of half-time to set up a decisive shootout in which Tottenham prevailed due in part to three misses by the hosts.

Next up for Spurs in the fourth round is an away match against Burnley.

Information from Reuters was used in this report.