The World Cup-winning shot-stopper took up his usual position between the sticks for Spurs for today’s eagerly anticipated Premier League clash, and actually put in a pretty self-assured performance for most of the game.
But, just as it looked like the North London club had done enough to secure a 1-1 draw thanks to Lucas Moura’s 70th minute equaliser, Lloris made a mistake at exactly the worst moment.
As the match edged towards injury time, the experienced keeper attempted to grab a fairly straightforward header from Mo Salah, only to drop the ball and watch helplessly as it ricocheted off Toby Alderweireld and across the goal-line:
As you can imagine, plenty of Spurs fans were far from happy with his input:
As we’ve told you previously, there have been calls for Lloris to be dropped as the club’s first-choice keeper, so is it time for Mauricio Pochettino to introduce some fresh blood behind his defence?
Let us know in the comments section below…