Soccer-Sherwood masterminds Spurs win, Everton fourth

* Attacking Spurs fight back to win 3-2 at Southampton * Everton leapfrog Chelsea as Barkley magic downs Swansea (adds Barkley quotes) By Mark Meadows LONDON, Dec 22 (Reuters) – Tim Sherwood’s hopes of becoming Tottenham Hotspur’s permanent manager were boosted after his attacking team came back to win 3-2 at stuttering Southampton in an enthralling Premier League game on Sunday. Forgotten man Emmanuel Adebayor scored twice as caretaker boss Sherwood played the Togo striker up front with Roberto Soldado for the first time in a ploy which helped Spurs move above Manchester United into seventh spot.

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