Son Heung-min scored two superb goals in a one-sided first half at the Tottenham Hotspur Stadium

Tottenham manager Mauricio Pochettino said his side’s “amazing” performance in Saturday’s victory over Crystal Palace is the “first step” towards rediscovering the consistency of last season.

All four Spurs goals came before the interval, with Son Heung-min the shining light in a scintillating attacking display.

The victory – Tottenham’s first since the opening weekend of the season – lifts them back into the top four of the Premier League.

Pochettino said last month that this was the most unsettled squad he has had at the club