But Spurs restored the advantage to five points following the win against their fellow Londoners.
Spurs are now on course to finish third if they win their three remaining games this season, with the club one point behind Liverpool with a game in hand, and should they do so they will finish behind Manchester City and likely United, with Liverpool, Chelsea and Arsenal among those behind. The race could be over at the weekend, with two matches still to play. Our form has not been the best and when that happens you want to play.
Neville has remained downbeat about the Red Devils' performances this season despite on an impending second place finish and an FA Cup final to come.
The Frenchman stood firm and kept his 14 clean sheet of the season in all competitions, making notable interventions against Andre Gray, Richarlison and Abdoulaye Doucare as Watford tried to make a game of it.
An inopportune slip prevented Kane turning home Son Heung-min's initial cross, but the England worldwide quickly picked himself up to slot home when Kieran Trippier flashed the loose ball back across goal for his 38th goal of the season.
Watford remain on 38 points, likely enough for another season in the top flight - but too close for comfort.
DF Jan Vertonghen, 8 - Another fine display with and without the ball.
Last season Kane was three goals behind Romelu Lukaku and ended up finishing with four goals ahead.
DF Ben Davies, 6 - Solid defensively but his work-load over the course of the season understandably seems to have affected his offensive impact. "The numbers talk for him", added the Argentinian about his frontman, who set himself the target of going one better than last term and reaching the 30-goal target by the end of the campaign.
MF Mousa Dembele, 6 - Looked off the pace in the first half, contributing to the team's lack of intensity and urgency, while Spurs' defence also looked vulnerable at times, lacking a midfield shield.
But just after the quarter of an hour mark, Spurs made the breakthrough.
The England striker had scored just twice in his last eight matches before last night - and one of those was the controversial goal against Stoke when he claimed Christian Eriksen's free-kick had glanced his shoulder en route to the back of the net - and he started against the Hornets looking a man short on self-belief.
Still, more analyst forecasts are beginning to predict a decline in iPhone unit sales in Apple's fiscal year ending in September. Originally launched in March 2016, Apple has been making its popular iPhone SE in India since past year , to cut on tariff .
The 27-year old Polokwane-born athlete recently won gold in both 800m and 1500m races at the just concluded Commonwealth games. The IAAF believes the new measures will stop women with high testosterone levels gaining a competitive advantage.
Despite being 36 years old, Ibrahimovic is still far and away Sweden's best player and most important guy in attack. After some back and forth speculation, Zlatan Ibrahimovic will miss the 2018 World Cup with Sweden after all.
The search for John Williams , suspected of shooting and killing Somerset County Sheriff's Corporal Eugene Cole , has ended. Williams was arraigned on March 22, posting $5,000 bail-reduced from the state's originally asked-for $10,000-on March 31.
He took Terry Rozier , the Celtics' MVP the last month, out of the game with 1:12 remaining to get bigger bodies in the game. The string of injuries has made the margin for error close as evidenced by the Celtics' embarrassing 116-92 loss in Game 2.
Ministers from Mexico, Canada and United States also met in the USA capital as they rushed to seal a quick deal on updating NAFTA. Two San Diego attorneys we consulted say the asylum process is lengthy and far more involved than some might think.
The only trophy that escaped Iniesta's grasp was the Ballon d'Or award, given to the best player in the world each season. His was also the goal that made Spain the champion of the planet for the first and only time.
The Chiefs did not have a first-round pick after trading it away last season to select quarterback Patrick Mahomes II. The Chiefs have the 24th pick in the round, along with a sixth-round pick and two choices in the seventh round.
The investigation found that leaks were used "to sow discord in the USA presidential election", which began before Election Day. The panel also recommended the executive branch "crack down" on leaks by conducting polygraphs.
But those preparing to oppose Trump's July visit to London warned the president he faces protests against his presidency. Doland Trump is likely to meet the Queen when he visits the United Kingdom for a "working visit" this July.
The company is forecasting operating income of $1.1 billion to $1.9 billion on revenue of $51 billion to $54 billion. Amazon ( AMZN ) posted first-quarter 2018 earnings on Thursday afternoon that surpassed Wall Street expectations.
In Amman, US state secretary defends Trump's J'lem move
The nonviolent protests demanding the right for Palestinian refugees to return to their land began on March 30. A majority stay in or near five tent camps, each set up several hundred meters (yards) from the border fence.
Airstrikes Hit Syrian Military Bases, Israel Suspected
Syria has been gripped by civil war since March 2011 with various terrorist groups now controlling parts of it. The Israeli government does not generally take credit for airstrikes, and Israel and Iran are sworn enemies.
Barcelona defeat Deportivo 4-2 for La Liga championship
Barca went into the match knowing a point would be enough to see them regain the trophy with four matches still to play. Great season and next year to try to improve what has not been done well. "It's my first league title with Barcelona ".
Stormy Daniels Just Dropped Another Lawsuit On President Trump
Daniels claims the man told her to "Leave Trump alone" and then looked at her infant daughter and added, "A handsome little girl". Cohen is under federal investigation for matters relating to the Daniel's payoff, including campaign finance violations.
Seahawks trade up to select punter Michael Dickson
Coach Pete Carroll finally found his man in the fourth round of the 2018 NFL Draft in former Washington Huskie, Will Dissly . Keith Kirkwood signed with the New Orleans Saints, while Adonis Jennings signed with the Cincinnati Bengals.
Buffalo secures top pick in draft
Dahlin, who plays in the Swedish Elite League, was named best defenseman at the 2018 IIHF World Junior Championship. Hurricanes president Don Waddell already anticipates Buffalo selecting Dahlin. "We've got our meetings coming up".
Flyers' Couturier could play must-win Game 5
If their response following their first loss of the series is any indication, they should come out firing on all cylinders. For Pittsburgh , Matt Murray was excellent in three of the four wins but not-so-good in game six and game two.
North Korea must get rid of its nukes
The US Treasury and South Korean Ministry of Strategy and Finance are finalising the currency terms, they said. North Korea state media rarely carries any negative news about the tightly controlled state or its leadership.