Date: 24th January 2020 at 9:20pm
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Spurs fans were delighted to see Paulo Gazzaniga’s celebrations when Heung-Min Son headed in the winning goal for Jose Mourinho’s side in the win against Norwich City on Wednesday night. 

A video from Daily Hotspur shows the Argentinian goalkeeper emerge from his seat on the bench and celebrate wildly, as Spurs claimed their first Premier League victory since Boxing Day. The former Southampton man had been deputising for Hugo Lloris in goal since October but found himself on the bench for Wednesday night’s game, after the French goalkeeper’s recovery from injury.

The 28-year-old, who is valued at £3.15 million (as per Transfermarkt), impressed at times during his spell in the first-team; averaging a 6.77 rating for his performances in all competitions. However, it was always likely that club captain Lloris would return to the starting eleven after he returned to training last week, but Gazzaniga’s celebrations suggest that he is not too unhappy about that decision.

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Paulo Gazzaniga

Paulo Gazzaniga

Hugo Lloris

Hugo Lloris

Reaction from Spurs fans to the video of Gazzaniga can be seen in the tweets below.

One fan even wants Jose Mourinho to bring him back into the starting lineup.

These Spurs fans were clearly delighted with the video of Gazzaniga and saluted the 28-year-old’s passion.

What do we think?

It is great to see a player who has been dropped still showing such passion for the team scoring a goal and the Argentinian may well return to the side when Spurs face his former side in the FA Cup on Sunday.