Son and Lo Celso take Tottenham top with win over Manchester City

For José Mourinho, this was the definition of a plan coming together. The Tottenham manager introduced Giovani Lo Celso on 64 minutes and saw him finish off a quick and simple counterattack with his first involvement to sink Manchester City and propel his club to the top of the Premier League.

The goal, which was started by Toby Alderweireld on the edge of the Spurs area and driven by a Harry Kane run from halfway, was one of several snapshots of Mourinho, in the vernacular of his trade, doing a number on City and his counterpart and rival, Pep Guardiola, which would have felt particularly sweet.

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