It will be a pleasing result for Spurs boss Mauricio Pochettino, who has fielded hard questions following Tottenham's absence of movement in the transfer market and the explosive comments from Danny Rose in which the left-back hit out at the way the club has been operating. The Dane's pass by met by an on rushing Alli who slotted past Rob Elliot.
The combative midfielder was trying to get the ball back quickly, Alli moved it away and Shelvey reacted by treading on Alli's ankle.
The Toon midfielder was given his marching orders in the second half of the Premier League clash on Sunday after leaving one on Alli, causing widespread confusion over his freakish decision. The red card changed everything.
It proved a relatively disappointing day for Newcastle United upon their return to the Premier League. - Since the start of the 2015/16 season, Christian Eriksen has assisted more Premier League goals than any other player (30).
Borussia Dortmund maintain Ousmane Dembele suspension
Dembele is under contract with Dortmund until 2021 and an initial offer from the Spanish giants has been rejected by Dortmund. Speculation mounted that the France forward was Camp Nou bound after he missed training without permission on Thursday.
Killer elephant shot dead in India
Khan recalled that the pachyderm tried to swing its trunk at the hunting party after he shot the elephant at point-blank range. The elephant's death comes a day before World Elephant Day, which falls every year on August 12.
Wall Street lower on US-North Korea tensions
The data comes amid tepid inflation that has remained below the Federal Reserve's 2 percent target, despite low unemployment. The local currency closed at 1,143.50 won against the USA dollar, down 1.50 won from the previous session's close.