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Hoddle, Ardiles help Spurs say goodbye to Lane

Spurs head to Wembley for next season's home games before they return to the new expanded ground next door White Hart Lane, which will have a different name.

"What a way to finish", Kane said after fans flooded the field at the final whistle.

"But at the same time, we are now going into an awesome stadium and hopefully the new one will bring even bigger and better memories".

It was the last time they will play at White Hart Lane and they bowed out in style to cap off a special day for the club.

"We know that it is a big objective, we know that if we lose the final we don't play Champions League", said Mourinho, who has already collected the League Cup. Until we could, until the injuries arrived, we fought for the Premier League top four.

Mourinho brought on Henrikh Mkhitaryan and Ander Herrera in an attempt to turn things around and United pulled one back in the 71st minute, Rooney finding the net with a clever finish after some good work from Martial down the left.

Levy added: "Farewell White Hart Lane - you were the home we all loved coming to".

Before this game, Manchester United were the only club in this season's Premier League line-up that he had failed to score against in his career. "Obviously we're disappointed after losing out on the title again but we've got to get stronger from it".

United showed eight changes to the side who beat Celta Vigo 1-0 in the Europa League on Thursday evening, with Daley Blind, Eric Bailly and Jesse Lingard the three survivors.

A long list of the club's greats then took to the pitch as the "Kings of White Hart Lane", including Ossie Ardiles, Ricky Villa, Pat Jennings and Cliff Jones, before a marching band and choir led a rendition of "When The Spurs Go Marching In", sung by everyone in attendance.

"This is our last time at the Lane and the day on which we shall bid our grand old home a fond farewell".

It was Spurs' 14th successive home league win - equalling the club record, set over two seasons in 1987 - and meant they finished a league campaign unbeaten at home for the first time since 1964-65.

"We so badly wanted to win and now we get to enjoy it and say thanks to the fans for an unbelievable season, especially at the Lane". "If you've got the label, you accept it (as a firefighter), but building for the future relieves the stress on you".



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