Paulinho delighted with first Premier League goal
Tottenham midfielder Paulinho has expressed his delight after he scored his first Premier League goal on Sunday.
His 93rd minute winner helped Spurs finally find a way through to beat newly promoted Cardiff City 1-0.
The Seleção international back-heeled Erik Lamela’s cross to beat the inspired David Marshall in the Cardiff goal.
It was Spurs’ 29th attempt that finally saw them break through a resolute defensive display and the 25-year-old has spoken of his delight at the goal, reports Goal.com.
"I’m delighted because we played so well and it was important to get the three points," he told the club's official website.
"It’s my first goal in the Premier League and I want to say thanks to everyone. I’m so happy.
"When I scored I went to the fans because our fans are the best. I feel very good, a little tired but very happy!"