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Tottenham vs. Manchester City: kick-off time, live blog and how to watch

Premier League is back!

The Manchester City, Premier League and Tottenham Hotspur Club Badges Photo by Visionhaus/Getty Images

After one of the weirdest and chaotic off-seasons in recent memory, Tottenham Hotspur steps onto the pitch for the first meaningful match of the 2021-22 campaign. Their prize for getting through a summer where they hired a new manager and have faced questions about losing arguably the best striker in the world is to face the champions of England and European runners-up, Manchester City.

This is the managerial debut for Nuno Espirito Santo, who took over following a nearly 70-day period where Spurs searched far and wide for their new man on the touch line. He could certainly start things off with a bang by taking out the Cityzens on opening day.

Lineups

Lineups will be posted one hour prior to kick-off.

How To Watch

Date: Sunday, August 15, 2021

Time: 11:30 AM ET, 4:30 PM UK

Location: Tottenham Hotspur Stadium, London, England

TV/Streaming: NBCSN (USA), Sky Ultra HD (UK)

Live Blog

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