Manchester City have leapfrogged Tottenham Hotspur to go top of the English Premier League, thanks to Philip Foden’s goal in the 5th minute of the encounter.
Spurs which edged their Premier League rivals out of the UEFA Champions League on Tuesday could not manage to replicate same intensity three days earlier.
Pep Guardiola’s men are now one point ahead of Liverpool once more with four games of a titanic title race left for both sides.
City now remain atop with 86 points, while Liverpool who travel to face Cardiff City on Sunday are second with 85 points.
Tottenham are 3rd with 67 points while Arsenal who face Crystal Palace are 4th on the log with 66 points.