Tottenham vs Manchester City team news: Joe Hart and Vincent Kompany dropped as Harry Kane starts

Willy Caballero and Martin Demichelis come into Manuel Pellegrini's starting XI

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Manchester City have left Joe Hart and Vincent Kompany out of the starting XI to play Tottenham Hotspur in today's Premier League lunchtime kick-off.

Willy Caballero and Martin Demichelis start ahead of the pair and there is no place in the matchday squad for Eliaquim Mangala. Samir Nasri begins the afternoon on the bench.

Mauricio Pochettino has persisted with Harry Kane up front, who is in search of his first league goal of the season. Song Heung-Min, who impressed last time out against Crystal Palce, also starts.

Tottenham: Lloris, Walker, Alderweireld, Vertonghen, Davies, Alli, Dier, Eriksen, Son, Lamela, Kane

Subs: Vorm, Rose, Trippier, Carroll, Chadli, Townsend, Clinton

Manchester City: Caballero, Sagna, Demichelis, Otamendi, Kolarov, Fernando, Fernandinho, De Bruyne, Sterling, Toure, Aguero

Subs: Hart, Kompany, Zabaleta, Nasri, Navas, Roberts, Barker