Manchester City thrash Tottenham 5-1 to go top

  • 30 January 2014
Vincent Kompany celebrates scoring Image copyright Allsport/getty images

Manchester City have moved to the top of the Premier League table after thrashing Tottenham 5-1.

Sergio Aguero gave City an early lead at White Hart Lane on Wednesday night.

Yaya Touré, Edin Dzeko, Stevan Jovetic and captain Vincent Kompany all scored for City in the second half.

Tottenham's only goal came from √Čtienne Capoue.

City are now one point ahead of Arsenal in the title race.

In Wednesday's other results, Chelsea drew 0-0 with West Ham to stay third in the table.

Sunderland beat Stoke City 1-0, and Aston Villa won against West Brom 4-3.