The Saints forward was superb against Newcastle on Sunday afternoon.
Lineker found Tottenham's win to be laying down a marker for future success.
Aston Villa are now 15 points adrift of relegation, after losing once again yesterday.
Nasser El Khayati scored Queens Park Rangers' winner in their most recent match.
Everton failed to win against Watford in the Premier League on Saturday.
Sunderland and Leicester City went head-to-head this weekend.
Leicester City’s N’Golo Kante was superb yet again this weekend.
The Reds were 4-1 winners against Mark Hughes' side on Sunday.
Newcastle United and Southampton went head-to-head this weekend.
Leeds United suffered a 1-0 defeat against Burnley on Saturday.