Tottenham Hotspur, with the victory at the gate closer Sheffield United, is the leader of Manchester United in the Premier League. Coach José Mourinhos Londoners won 3-1 and score 33 points, three less than the leader who later plays against title defender Liverpool on Sunday.
Serge Aurier already opened the score for the Spurs in the 5th minute with a headball, where Steven Bergwijn started in the base. Just before rest, Harry Kane continued the visitors at 2-0 after a long pass by Pierre-Emile Højbjerg in the shooting.
David McGoldrick made it exciting again by scoring head for Sheffield in the 59th minute. The Spurs, however, depressed the hopes of the home team three minutes later. Tanguy NDombele took care of the 3-1 with a surprising backward bow ball after a pass by Bergwijn
, and Sheffield, who won last weeks first competition win this season, is already the sixteenth defeat.