Christian Eriksen scored a late winner after Harry Kane had broken the deadlock at the Etihad Stadium with his 16th Premier League goal of the season.
Fiorentina are next up for Mauricio Pochettino’s irrepressible side as Spurs face the Serie A outfit in the first leg of their Europa League last-32 tie in Florence on Thursday night.
Alli, Nacer Chadli and Eric Dier posed for a photo which Tottenham posted on their Twitter account ahead of their flight to Italy on Wednesday afternoon.
— Tottenham Hotspur (@SpursOfficial) February 17, 2016
The two clubs met in the 2014/15 round of 32 of the Europa League.
Vincenzo Montella’s Viola drew 1-1 at White Hart Lane in the first leg before eliminating Pochettino’s Spurs with a 2-0 win in Florence.
The sides’ only previous meetings had been in two pre-season friendlies in London, Spurs prevailing 3-0 in 2001 and 3-2 in 2010.
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