Mourinho beats Guardiola to take Tottenham to the top

Tottenham snatched the top of the English Premier League football league, temporarily, after beating Manchester City 2-0 during the match that brought them together on Saturday in the ninth round of the competition, which also witnessed Chelsea’s 2-0 victory over Newcastle, and Brighton over Aston Villa 2 – 1.

Tottenham advanced with a goal scored by Heung-Min Son in the fifth minute, and Giovanni Lu Celso added the second goal for Tottenham in the 65th minute.

Tottenham raised its score to 20 points at the top of the standings, temporarily, pending the outcome of the Liverpool and Leicester City match on Sunday, and Manchester City’s balance stopped at 12 points in tenth place.

This victory is the sixth for Tottenham in the league this season compared to a loss in a match and a draw in two games; on the other hand, this is the second loss for Manchester City, which has a postponed match, compared to winning in three matches and a draw in the same.