He Tottenhamwith ten players in the second half, won 1-0 against newly promoted Luton, a sixth victory this season for the Spurswho take the lead of the Premier League before the duel between Manchester City and Arsenal on Sunday.
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The team led by Ange Postecoglou, undefeated in the league, now has 20 points, two more than the 'Citizens' (2nd) and one more than the Gunners (3rd), rivals on Sunday in London, in the match that will close the the 8th date.
The victory was not, however, so easy at the home of the newly promoted Luton, 17th in the table, and whose captain Tom Lockyer scored a goal that was disallowed after resorting to VAR after a foul by a teammate (40).
Besides, Tottenham He had to play with one less man throughout the second half. Midfielder Yves Bissouma was sent off just before the break (45+4) for a second yellow card for simulating a foul near the Luton area.
The only goal of the match was the work of Dutch defender Micky van de Ven (52) after a good individual play by James Maddison, another summer signing.
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