Tottenham goalkeeper Pierluigi Gollini was delighted with his penalty heroics in their Carabao Cup shootout victory at Wolves.
“'Keepers live for these moments. This is our chance to be a hero," Gollini told the London Evening Standard. “The guys can score, they can make the winning goal.
“But when it comes to penalties, it's the 'keeper's chance. I was very determined to make an impact in this match and help my team win the game. I was very upset I didn't save the first one and said to myself you've got to save the next one. I couldn't let it go. It was too hard for myself to lose if I hadn't saved that penalty so I knew I had to save the next one.
“We did [our homework] yesterday. My teammates were shooting very well and I looked at all the Wolves players and I practically knew where all of them would go. Well, all of the ones that would probably shoot. I looked at like eight or nine penalties."
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