Prior to this match, Tottenham had a dismal record against Manchester City, having won just once and drawn once and lost eight of their matches from the 2010/11 season till 2014/15. However, the first match between the two sides at White Hart Lane during the 2015/16 saw Tottenham rip apart Manchester City and take a convincing 4-1 victory. Here are the talking points from the match-
Kevin de Bruyne is proving his worth
£55 million is a lot of money and a large price tag to live up to. The Premier League has seen players falter with such a massive price tags on their head but Manchester City’s Kevin de Bryune is so far proving his worth since he joined them. 3 goals in 4 matches across all competitions has shown he has quickly adapted to the pace of the Premier League.
Assists should start flowing as he trains more with his new team and develops an effective understanding and partnership