Tottenham beat Manchester City 2-0 to go top of the English Premier League as the long-running rivalry between Jose Mourinho and Pep Guardiola continued
November 21, 2020, 8:32 PM
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LONDON — With his team top of the English Premier League, Jose Mourinho enjoyed bragging rights over Pep Guardiola in their longstanding rivalry as Tottenham beat Manchester City 2-0 on Saturday.
Chelsea moved up to second while Aston Villa’s strong early form continued to fade.
A typical Guardiola vs. Mourinho game saw City enjoy the lion’s share of possession, only to be frustrated by Tottenham’s compact defense and sliced apart on counter-attacks.
“Everyone worked their socks off,” Tottenham captain