A crowd of two,000 Tottenham followers loved their return for the primary time in 9 months as Harry Kane and Son Heung-min mixed once more to beat Arsenal 2-0 and transfer again high of the Premier League on Sunday.
Jose Mourinho’s males moved two factors away from Chelsea on the summit with one other assertion efficiency to show their credentials to win a primary league title in 60 years.
Kane and Son have now scored a mixed 27 objectives in all competitions this season and likewise turned supplier for one another to catch Arsenal chilly on the counter-attack.
On the different finish of the desk, a fifth defeat in seven league video games for the Gunners leaves Mikel Arteta’s males languishing in fifteenth.
Arsenal additionally misplaced £45 million ($59 million) midfielder Thomas Partey to the recurrence of a thigh harm, which performed its half in Son teeing up Kane for Spurs’ second aim simply earlier than the break.
Tottenham at the moment are unbeaten in 10 league video games and look prime contenders to take advantage of in a dip within the requirements set by an injury-hit Liverpool and Manchester Metropolis in current seasons ought to they hold Kane and Son match.
The South Korean opened the scoring in beautiful trend as he collected Kane’s move down the left and minimize inside to twist into the highest nook.
That was the tenth of Son’s 13 objectives this season for which Kane supplied the help.
Against this, Arsenal have scored simply 10 objectives in 11 league video games all season and regardless of loads of intricate build-up play, Arteta’s males once more failed to offer any innovative within the last third.
The distinction between the groups was summed up in first-half stoppage time as from what appeared a harmful Arsenal assault, one lengthy ball noticed Spurs breaking with 4 towards two as Partey had already pulled up with an harm.
Son took his time earlier than feeding Kane, who smashed in off the underside of the bar from a slim angle to double Tottenham’s lead and realistically finish any doubt over the end result given Arsenal’s struggles in entrance of aim.