Tottenham Hotspur beat Crystal Palace thanks to Harry Kane’s winner in the 88th minute – an extreme example of how their slow starts have stifled them at points this season.
In fact, it took until the fourth game of the Premier League campaign for Spurs to score a goal in the first half of a match, although they will also be remembered for Christian Eriksen’s goal after 11 seconds against Manchester United.
So would they have any chance of finishing in the top four if matches ended after 45 minutes?
Here at talkSPORT we’ve dug deep and done the mathematics to discover how the Premier League table would look if the final whistle was blown at half-time.
Click the right arrow above to find out where your team would be…