Live: Dinamo Tbilisi 0 Spurs 5

And that's it, the ref blows his whistle and Spurs have a commanding lead ahead of next Thursday's return leg.

1 minute off added time.

Kane tries to break but he can't slip Chadli through and Loria keeps possession.

Not at the moment but they are having a decent spell.

Kaboul gives away a corner this time. Can they snatch a goal?

Kaboul starting to look a little tired. Minutes in the bank though for Spurs.

Grigalashvili does well down the right but Vouho fires wide.

Kane hits post with a header after Chadli delivers a beautiful ball in.

Grigalashvili has a go from wide and Lloris makes a superb save.

Dzaria off Goga on for Tbilisi.

Tbilisi have really backed off. Spurs playing it around from deep. Chances have dried up for now.

The fans are certainly having fun this evening. Decent atmosphere despite the lack of numbers.

Chadli defending well this time. He's really impressed since coming on. Another positive for AVB.

Townsend on another winding run but he slices his shot wide. Unlucky.

Good management from AVB. Letting some of the youngsters get a European run out.

Spurs playing the game at walking pace at the moment.

Tbilisi have been blown away in this second period. Townsend comes forward again...

Double Spurs change. Kane and Carroll on Paulinho and Soldado off.

Shot at goal by Merebashvilli but Lloris saves comfortably.

Soldado fires in again. Chadli with superb feet out wide and it's easy for Soldado.

Rose whips one in the top corner from the edge of the box. Fantastic strike. Good work by Chadli in the build up.

Lovely Spurs move. Soldado tricks his way through and plays Paulinho in. He passes wide to Townsend but when his cross comes in Paulinho's bicycle kick goes over.

Kaboul intercepts. Pleasing for AVB that Kaboul has come through without injury thus far.

Dawson breaks forward but Soldado can't return his pass and Tbilisi break.

Chadli on for Sigurdsson for Spurs.

Merebashvilli has the chance to deliver at the other end but it's easy for Lloris. Disappointing delivery.

Soldado gets his goal. Townsend it is again who sets him up. Lovely little cut back and Soldado taps in.

Grigalashvili probably the pick of the Tbilisi players and wins his side a corner. Spurs clear easily.

Great play between Dembele, Paulinho and Soldado but the Spaniard can't force his way through.

Capoue has covered some ground for Spurs tonight and wins his side a throw.

Spurs playing a bit of keep ball now. Tbilisi trying hard to win the ball back.

Sigurdsson and Capoue battling well down the right but Tbilisi win a free kick.

Tbilisi certainly looking to press higher up the pitch this half. Merebashvilli looking lively from wide areas.

Paulinho looking as calm as ever. Plays it wide to Naughton and Spurs come forward again.

Quiet half from Soldado. Vouho wins a corner at the other end.

The teams are out and Tbilisi get the second half off and running.

Khurtsilava off Papava on.

Spurs two goals to the good and surely have one foot in the next round of the competition.

Sigurdsson with a Spurs free-kick but Tbilisi defend well.

Such an inviting cross from Townsend. Paulinho's task was easy. The Brazilian did well getting into the box though.

Paulinho heads in but it was excellent build up play from Naughton and then Townsend.

Dembele with another foul. He needs to be careful.

Vouho on in place of Xisco for Tbilisi.

Break in play while a Tbilisi player receives treatment.

Grigalashvili at the other end hits one over. Opened up for a second for him.

Dembele with another foul and this time he is in the book.

Sigurdsson takes the corner and Dawson heads wide.

Rose does well down the left and the 'keeper makes a meal of the cross and it goes out for a corner.

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Paulinho outstanding so far. Breaking play up at one end and pushing forward at the other.

Sigurdsson again set up by Capoue but his shot is blocked and then Capoue fires over.

Capoue with a driving run from midfield but he ran out of grass and the home side clear.

Glisic trying his best down the right but Rose is standing up to the challenge well.

Sigurdsson coming in from wide this time and driving towards goal but it was very good defending from Tbilisi.

Lovely feet form Dembele but when he plays the ball wide to Rose he can't find a Spurs player.

Signs that Tbilisi are getting back into the game. Certainly seeing more of the ball now.

Big chance for Tbilisi. Dvali found space in the area and Lloris makes an excellent stop.

Game turned a little scrappy. Sigurdsson this time committing a foul. Spurs defend the free-kick well.

Dembele with another foul. He'll have to be careful now.

Dembele harshly adjudged to have fouled a Tbilisi midfielder.

Sigurdsson hits it but it clips the side netting.

Gvelesiani receives a booking for his foul on Townsend.

More good work from Townsend and he wins a free-kick right on the edge of the box.

Kaboul flaps at a long ball but Lloris is on hand to help him.

Loria has it and it's a rare moment for the home side to gain some composure.

Soldado tries his luck from a delicate angle and Tbilisi scramble away.

Townsend cutting in from the right again but Tbilisi clear eventually. Spurs can sense a second here.

Paulinho stamping his authority on the game at the moment. Seeing plenty of the ball and trying to get forward.

Perfect start for AVB. It's the early goal we talked about. Can they get another quickly?

Townsend breaks from deep and the defenders backed off. That was an error as he found the bottom corner from 20 yards. Great goal.

Grigalashvili with a great run into the box and it's a corner. Spurs defend it well though.

Tbilisi defending very deep. Appear happy for Spurs to have the majority of the ball.

AVB saying before the game that his business in the transfer market is not necessarily over. Will be interesting. In the meantime Capoue again with a couple of nice flicks.

Capoue and Paulinho link well but the Brazilian fires over from distance. High and wide.

Confusion in the home sides ranks and Soldado nearly finds an opening. Warning signs already.

Tbilisi win a free-kick but it's taken quickly and Xisco it is who is offside this time

Decent start by Spurs. Plenty of the ball. AVB will be happy. An early goal and he'll be delighted.

Rose again trying to get forward down the left and wins his side a throw.

Dvali thought he was clean through then but the flag is up for offside.

Dembele playing slightly further forward.He will be looking to link up with Soldado whenever he can.

That's Loria and not Lloris. He's in goal for Spurs of course.

Rose with a cross from the left but it's relatively comfortable for Loria.

Kaboul with a few early touches of the ball and then he elects to hit it long towards Soldado.

And we're off. Spurs get us started...

First start for Kaboul in over a year. Big night for him. Here come the teams...

The teams are in the tunnel. Kaboul appears incredibly focused.

Stadium is relatively empty. Capacity is 55,000. Spurs will want the job done before the return leg in London.

All the talk pre-match is about Gareth Bale. But, surely Andre Villas-Boas' side have a squad big enough to challenge on all fronts this year.

Spurs made a winning start on Sunday against Crystal Palace. Will Soldado be the hero again or will it be one of the other new faces?

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Spurs starting XI: Lloris, Naughton, Dawson, Kaboul, Rose, Capoue, Paulinho, Townsend, Dembele, Sigurdsson, Soldado.

Dinamo Tbilisi starting XI: Loria, Khurtsilava, Gvelesiani, Kvaratskhelia, Glisic, Grigalashvili, Dzaria, Kvirkvelia, Merebashvilli, Xisco, Dvali.

Team news to follow...

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