Arsenal moved to within two points of leaders Leicester City as they came from behind to beat the 10-man Foxes 2-1 at Emirates Stadium on Sunday afternoon.
Spurs then leapfrogged their bitter local rivals up into second place with an impressive 2-1 victory at Manchester City to continue their impressive form.
And Owen was clearly impressed by what he saw from both north London clubs after their respective wins on Sunday.
The former Manchester United and Liverpool striker tweeted: “Not a bad day for North London. This is building into the best title race for a long time.”
Not a bad day for North London. This is building into the best title race for a… Read my full lob on Sportlobster: https://t.co/DEyetmBEFX
— michael owen (@themichaelowen) February 14, 2016
Arsenal are looking to win their first Premier League title since 2004 and travel to Manchester United in their next top flight game on 28 February.
Tottenham’s win at City was their fifth in a row in the Premier League. The Lilywhites host Swansea in their next Premier League game.
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