Counter-attacking goals by Boy Heung-min and substitute Giovani Lo Celso provided Spurs triumph.
Jose Mourinho saw Tottenham produce among his hallmark efficiencies to secure a 2-0 Premier League win over Manchester City and send out a message in the title race as they moved back to the top of the table for a minimum of 24 hours.
Counter-attacking goals in each half from Boy Heung-min and substitute Giovani Lo Celso handed Spurs a declaration triumph in spite of Pep Guardiola‘s men controling possession in the capital.
The City boss signed a contract extension this week, however was unable to toast it with 3 points after his team failed to break down the disciplined and arranged hosts.
THIS TEAM #THFC ⚪ #COYS pic.twitter.com/B7EKjaYLSR
— Tottenham Hotspur (@SpursOfficial) November 21, 2020
It indicated Mourinho, who commemorated a year in charge of Tottenham on Friday, once again got one over his old competitors in north London.
In the lunch break kick-off, Chelsea extended their scintillating recent form with a 2-0 win over Newcastle at St James’ Park.
Timo Werner brushed off his international shame to influence– 4 days after including in Germany’s embarrassing 6-0 Countries League defeat to Spain– as Chelsea made it 5 straight wins in all competitions against Steve Bruce‘s strugglers.
A 10th-minute own goal by Federico Fernandez assisted the visitors on their way prior to Werner’s fantastic solo charge in the 68th minute cued up the most basic of chances for Tammy Abraham to efficiently seal triumph.
Another brillant win and tidy sheet! Well done young boys !! ✊ ⚽ @chelseafc #lazoumance pic.twitter.com/KzAWrc3q0z
— Kurt Zouma (@KurtZouma) November 21, 2020
Sean Longstaff‘s spectacular 30-yard drive which rattled the woodwork showed the only real favorable for the home side, who merely struggled to match Frank Lampard‘s positive side for much of the afternoon.
Danny Welbeck‘s first goal for Brighton set Albion on their way to a first win in 7 league matches amidst a questionable finish in a 2-1 triumph over Aston Rental Property at Rental Property Park.
The former Manchester United and Arsenal striker struck to provide the visitors the half- time lead prior to the hosts equalised at the start of the second half through Ezri Konsa
Brighton fight to their second #PL win of the season #AVLBHA pic.twitter.com/PcvtPfpW7W
— Premier League (@premierleague) November 21, 2020
Solly March rapidly brought back Brighton’s lead with a beautiful curling effort, nevertheless they were made to sweat in injury-time as Tariq Lamptey was sent for 2 bookable difficulties on John McGinn and then Jack Grealish
Lamptey had actually not even taken his seat on the bench prior to Vacation home were then granted a penalty after March reduced Trezeguet Referee
Michael Oliverhome matches since reversed his champions after being welcomed to seek advice from VAR.
Vacation home have actually now lost all 3 (*) their emphatic 7-2 defeat of Premier League (*) Liverpool at the start of October.(*)