Kane, 28, missed the Spurs squad for the game, but Tottenham did a “great job”, according to Son Heung-Min, who scored the only goal of the game in the second half to get a surprise victory.
The win gave new Spurs coach Nuno Espirito Santo the perfect start, while club fans rejoiced with the victory singing, “You’re watching Harry Kane.”
Sunday’s result also showed why City might want to sign English international Kane.
“It was an amazing performance and everyone worked so hard to get those three points,” Son told Sky Sports.
“Currently, Manchester City are the best team in the world, so we fought for all three points and that means a lot to us at the start of the season.”
Interviewed by Sky Sports after the match, Spurs coach was asked about Kane’s condition and replied: “Honestly, Harry Kane is one of the best players in the world. We are very lucky to have him. He has to prepare and help team “.
More to follow.