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Stoke scores twice in final 12 minutes to salvage 2-2 draw at Tottenham in Premier League

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LONDON — Stoke scored twice in the final 12 minutes to salvage a 2-2 draw at Tottenham in the Premier League on Saturday, keeping both teams without a win after two rounds this season.

converted a 78th-minute penalty to get Stoke back into the game after conceding twice in the first half, before turned in substitute 's cross in the 83rd.

"If the game had gone a little bit longer who knows we might have been greedy and claimed two more points," Stoke manager Mark Hughes said.

Spurs looked like bouncing back from a 1-0 defeat at Manchester United last weekend when rose above two markers to meet 's corner with a near-post header in the 19th minute. made it 2-0 in stoppage time, volleying in a deep cross by left back .

The game changed when was taken off by Spurs — the England striker applied ice on his calf as he sat on the bench — and Ireland was introduced by Stoke in a five-minute span around the hour mark.

"We looked to be comfortable but that's what we need to work on, to not slow down and keep going," Dier said. "It was our fault last season and we're disappointed we've done it again this season. I felt it was our fault more than theirs — we let them back into the game."

Stoke, which lost at home to Liverpool in its opener, was unable to field new signing as the Switzerland midfielder was serving a suspension from his time in Italy with Inter Milan.

PHOTO: Stoke’s Marko Arnautovc, left, competes for the ball with Tottenham’s Kyle Walker during the English Premier League soccer match between Tottenham Hotspur and Stoke City at White Hart Lane, London, Saturday, Aug. 15, 2015. (AP Photo/Tim Ireland)
Stoke’s Marko Arnautovc, left, competes for the ball with Tottenham’s Kyle Walker during the English Premier League soccer match between Tottenham Hotspur and Stoke City at White Hart Lane, London, Saturday, Aug. 15, 2015. (AP Photo/Tim Ireland)

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