Sherwood: Benfica boss Jesus 'lacked class'

Sherwood's men fell behind in the first half of the UEFA Europa League last 16 tie through Rodrigo's precise finish and Benfica captain Luisao doubled the advantage after half-time.

A stunning Christian Eriksen free-kick gave Tottenham hope but Luisao was first to react to a Hugo Lloris save to crash in a third, leaving Sherwood's men with a mountain to climb in the return leg next week.

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