Despite substitute Lucas Moura’s equalizer in the dying moments of Tottenham’s fighting 1-1 draw against Barcelona, the North London team and their supporters who were perched at Camp Nou had to wait a bit to know for sure if they had made it through to the knockout stages of the Champions League.
Miles away at the San Siro, Inter Milan were locked in their own battle against PSV Eindhoven. The Italians had similarly trailed for most of the match but had come back through a Mauro Icardi strike and were searching for a winner that would have propelled them to second spot in the group ahead of Spurs.
So, with the game in Spain done and dusted, the away contingent in Barca’s iconic stadium had to endure a few minutes of suspense as there was still some time left for the action to end in Italy.
Then, as news of the Dutchmen managing to hold off Inter finally arrived, Tottenham fans couldn’t help but erupt in sheer joy at their team somehow scraping through to the last 16 of the European competition.
Watch out the exact moment below: