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Much-changed Spurs hang on for draw

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An inexperienced Tottenham side came through a nail-biting finish to leave the cauldron of the Toumba Stadium with a hard-fought 0-0 draw in tonight's Europa League Group A clash against PAOK Salonika.

Carlo Cudicini was called upon to make three fine saves at the death and Vladimir Ivic rattled the Italian's bar in stoppage time amid a white-hot atmosphere in Greece.

Lino missed a re-taken first-half penalty for the hosts while debutant Yago Falque twice went close for Tottenham and Harry Kane might have been awarded an earlier spot-kick after being brought down in the box.

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