Manchester City continued their superb home form with a crushing victory over Tottenham.
Manuel Pellegrini fielded his expected line-up – Martin Demichelis continued at the back, in the absence of Vincent Kompany.
Andre Villas-Boas used Erik Lamela from the start for the first time in the Premier League, and played Aaron Lennon over Andros Townsend. He also used Michael Dawson and Younes Kaboul together at the back, for the first time in the league.
City went ahead within 15 seconds and were completely dominant throughout the game. Read more »