First-half goals from Erik Lamela and Lucas Moura put Spurs in control and it appeared as though the damage was done when Harry Kane added a 61st-minute third.
Mauricio Pochettino has been speaking to the media at his pre-match press conference this afternoon and he's provided a full team news and injury update ahead of the game including the latest on Mousa Dembele, Dele Alli and Victor Wanyama. We could be playing better I think, but when you're winning while not playing well, that's a good sign. Those are things we need to be careful about, we need to have more discipline and be more responsible. Pochettino has confirmed the midfielder hasn't broken any bones but says they'll need to wait for scan results to come back before they'll know the full extent of the injury.
Tottenham's lead should have been halved before the break but Jimenez saw a goal unfortunately ruled out when the flag went up against Doherty, who was half a yard onside when he squared for the Mexican to steer past Lloris.
Wrong substitutions and failing to spot danger There were five minutes of normal time left in Milan and Tottenham were leading 1-0 in their opening group game. 'We've both got to play on it'. Of course the manager has his expectations and so do the staff and they try to give us the main tools and then it is about our emotions, our feelings.
In this week's Game Dissected we look at the tactics, game management and decision making that has cost Tottenham so far.
Tottenham were clinical in the final third - eight of their 10 shots were on target - and they escaped from a hard match with all three points, taking advantage of the draw between Arsenal and Liverpool.
"We are very close to creating, in terms of facilities, one of the best clubs in the world", he said.
"We play football to the end, sometimes we get rewarded and sometimes we don't".
"I think the period today of the club, at Tottenham, is so exciting", he told reporters.
"Kieran needs to improve in the defensive situation because in the last few games you have seen that we conceded a few actions".