Goals from Heung-Min Son and Giovani Lo Celso despatched Spurs prime of the desk, for 24 hours at the very least, as Mourinho celebrated his first season accountable for the north London membership within the good trend.
After their opening weekend defeat in opposition to Everton, Mourinho has masterminded a powerful run of kind and however for a late collapse in opposition to West Ham, in addition to the controversial 90th minute refereeing resolution which price them most factors in opposition to Newcastle, Spurs could be even additional away from the chasing pack.
Mourinho, nonetheless, is refusing to get carried away and insists it will be unfair to anticipate his burgeoning aspect to problem the likes of champions Liverpool and big-spending London rivals Chelsea so early in his tenure.
He stated: ‘It feels good [to be top], however perhaps tomorrow we’re second once more and truthfully that will not be an issue for me, I’m simply proud of the evolution.
‘People can not anticipate us to return right here and after one season we’re combating for the title.
‘We usually are not combating for the title, we’re simply combating to win each match. But we’re going to lose matches, we’re going to draw matches.
‘But dinner tonight will likely be good and relaxed and I’ll watch Atletico Madrid v Barcelona and sleep like an angel.
‘But no problem if Leicester wins [tomorrow] and we are second again.’
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