Paul Gascoigne made an emotional return to White Hart Lane in Tottenham’s final test event in their new stadium till they host their first Premier League game on Wednesday.

Approximately 45,000 fans saw a Spurs actors team, additionally incorporating Jurgen Klinsmann and David Ginola, play with an Inter Milan side directed by former boss Jose Mourinho.

The game was the second to be played at the new 62,062-capacity stadium in order to obtain a essential safety certificate.

Former England and Spurs midfielder Gascoigne, 51, got the biggest cheer of the evening after he came onto the pitch to get a cameo appearance.

Former Tottenham and Inter striker Klinsmann played for both teams.

“I am quite honoured and very happy to be here and it is such a big afternoon to get this new stadium moving,” the 1990 worldcup winner said.

“Hopefully it requires Spurs to the foreseeable future, with lots of decorations.

“It is extremely special. Even if it is 25 years past that I came for the first time, the way in which that people welcome me is something I’ll never, ever forget and I shall always love.”

Spurs, who lost the game 5-4, were captained by former forwards Robbie Keane, who was on the list of goal scorers and performed his trade mark cart wheel celebration.

Other gamers involved comprised Dimitar Berbatov, who scored a towering header, Juan Sebastian Veron, Nayim and Laurent Blanc

The first game to be played at the £1bn arena was an under-18 game against Southampton on 2-4 March, which Spurs won 3-1.

Spurs will host Crystal Palace in their first Premier League game at the arena at 19:45 BST on Wednesday.

David Ginola
Juan Sebastian Veron and Jurgen Klinsmann, who played for both sides

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