Tottenham lose ground to resurgent Arsenal in top-four race as goals dry up for Spurs and Harry Kane

Harry Kane volleys wide late on as Tottenham are frustrated by Brentford on Saturday.
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Tottenham have lost ground to fierce rivals Arsenal in the race for fourth place after they were held to a goalless draw by Brentford on Saturday evening.

Spurs looked to be in a strong position as they led Arsenal by three points ahead of tough fixtures for the Gunners against Chelsea and Manchester United this week.

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Ben Hayward
Weekend editor

Ben Hayward is the Weekend Editor of FourFourTwo. A European football writer and Tottenham Hotspur fan with over 15 years’ experience, he has covered games all over the world - including three World Cups, several Champions League finals, Euros, Copa America - and has spent much of that time in Spain. Ben speaks English and Spanish, currently dividing his time between Barcelona and London, covering all the big talking points of the weekend on FFT: he’s also written several list features and interviewed Guglielmo Vicario for the magazine.