Watch: Michel Vorm pulls of miraculous save to stop Coutinho scoring

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Michel Vorm has pulled off a miraculous save to keep Tottenham Hotspur from falling behind to Liverpool inside the first 10 minutes of today's early kick off.

The Dutch 'keeper, deputising for the injured Hugo Lloris, someone kept the ball out after Coutinho was left all alone 10 yards out to strike low towards the bottom corner of the Spurs goal.

While the majority watching on, including the thousands of Spurs fans inside White Hart Lane, must have expected the net to bulge, Vorm was able to stay strong and stretch out his right leg to keep the score level at 0-0.

The chance fell to Coutinho after good pressing from Liverpool saw them win the ball back just outside Spurs' penalty area. From there the ball found its way to Firminho who, rather than shooting himself, laid the ball off to his Brazilian teammate with the goal at his mercy.

Although he didn't hit the shot quite as cleanly as he may have liked, he probably wasn't expecting this...

As you might expect, the superb stop has been the biggest talking point of the first half so far as we approach the half hour mark.

Vorm is certainly a popular name on Twitter after his save, too.


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