Tottenham Hotspur sealed sixth place in the Premier League and European football next season with a 1-1 draw against Crystal Palace at Selhurst Park.
The point lifted Spurs above Wolves, beaten 2-0 by Chelsea, into a second-qualifying round Europa League spot by virtue of a better goal difference.
On the final day of the league season, in-form striker Harry Kane gave Tottenham the lead with his fifth goal in three matches, but Jeffrey Schlupp struck back with a powerful strike eight minutes into the second half.
That goal – Palace’s first against Spurs in eight league meetings – denied the visitors a fourth straight win, though events elsewhere ensured it was a good day for Jose Mourinho’s side.
Kane gave Spurs the lead after 13 minutes with a clinical finish into the bottom-left corner, the striker showing quick footwork to control Giovani Lo Celso’s pass and pick his spot.
Spurs almost snatched a second before half-time when Lucas Moura knocked the ball past Vicente Guaita but failed to squeeze it over the line from a tight angle.
But Palace hit back through Schlupp’s strike from eight yards early in the second half after Jordan Ayew helped on Scott Dann’s cushioned header into a dangerous area.
Palace had lost seven games in a row ahead of this match but dug deep and nearly edged in front as Joel Ward’s cross flicked off Harry Winks’ boot and clipped the post.
Knowing that Wolves required two goals against Chelsea, Tottenham seemed content to sit on a draw and achieve their target of finishing sixth, resulting in a subdued end to the game.
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