Posted December 01, 2012 on AP on Fox
Jermain Defoe upstaged Dimitar Berbatov by scoring twice as Tottenham beat Fulham 3-0 Saturday and moved into fourth place in the Premier League. The London derby had been billed as a chance for Berbatov to shine against his former club after an impressive start this year for Fulham but Defoe stole the show with his 11th and 12th goals of the season. Sandro put Spurs ahead after the break with a 35-meter (yard) drive - his second goal for the club. Defoe then converted Gylfi Sigurdsson's pass to make it 2-0 before adding a second five minutes later from Clint Dempsey's pass.

Tottenham grabs third straight victory

Jermain Defoe and Sandro fired Tottenham to their third successive Premier League victory as Fulham's winless run continued in a 3-0 defeat at Craven Cottage. The deadlock in the London derby on the banks of the Thames was broken in the 55th minute when Spurs midfielder Sandro collected the ball just inside the Fulham half, advanced a few steps towards goal and unleashed a low...
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