Tottenham boss Mauricio Pochettino said he was delighted after his side moved into second place in the Premier League table and that his players believe they can win a first title since 1961.
Following Leicester's brilliant 3-1 win over Manchester City in the weekend's early kick off, the north London side had an opportunity to leapfrog Pellegrini's men and cut the league leaders' gap to five points as Kieran Trippier's first goal for the club sealed a dominant win over Watford.
LONDON -- Three observations from Tottenham's 1-0 Premier League win over Watford at White Hart Lane.
1. Persistence pays off for Spurs
There was atweet doing the rounds at half-time -- a prophecy of sorts -- from the day Watford were promoted to the Premier League in April 2015. It was a simple prediction: Watford to win 1-0 at White Hart Lane, with former Spurs goalkeeper Heurelho Gomes the man of the match. Football has a habit of writing such scripts and Gomes, who spent the best part...
Tottenham moved up to second in the Premier League as Kieran Trippier's second-half strike secured a 1-0 win over Watford.
Spurs were in command throughout the contest at White Hart Lane, but it took a first club goal from full-back Trippier to seal all three points and a fourth consecutive league victory.
It means Tottenham climb a point above Manchester City in the table and now sit five behind league leaders Leicester.
Mauricio Pochettino's men took to the field shortly after Leicester had secured...