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Spurs fired Nuno after just four months in charge and moved quickly to bring in Conte, who guided Chelsea to the Premier League title in 2016/2017 with Tottenham runners-up.
It was reported Conte and his representatives met with Tottenham officials in London on Monday evening and struck a deal for an 18-month contract running until 2023.
The defeat leaves Newcastle still in the relegation zone without a Premier League win this season.
The result leaves the Premier League title race tantalisingly poised, with Liverpool a point behind leaders Chelsea and City in third place alongside a clutch of other clubs, two points off the top.
Arsenal struck three times inside 35 minutes to beat Tottenham 3-1 on Sunday and move above their north London rivals in the Premier League table
Kane had a quiet evening although he did force a save from Rennes 'keeper Romain Salin late in the first half before being taken off in the 54th minute.
Romero and Lo Celso are set to travel to Argentina for World Cup qualifiers against Venezuela, Bolivia and Brazil next week.
Premier League: Son Heung-min takes Tottenham top of league; Mason Greenwood fires Manchester United
Nuno Espirito Santo's side have made a flawless start to the new domestic season and they sit two points clear of second placed West Ham after a third successive victory.
Kane had wanted to leave Spurs in the close season for Manchester City, but was denied a move by club chairman Daniel Levy and confirmed earlier this week he would be remaining in north London.
The England captain, unhappy at his club's 13-year trophy drought, hopes to force a move to Premier League champions City before the 31 August transfer deadline.
Chelsea visit Arsenal in a London derby and could hand a debut to Romelu Lukaku.
Europa Conference League: New-look Tottenham lose to Pacos de Ferreira in opener; Mourinho's Roma beat Trabzonspor
Elsewhere, Colombian striker Luis Sinisterra scored a hat-trick as 1970 European Cup winners Feyenoord trounced Elfsborg of Sweden 5-0.
Premier League: Wolves striker Raul Jimenez 'never thought about finishing career' despite fracturing skull
The 30-year-old Mexican international completed a remarkable recovery in playing the whole of Wolves's 1-0 defeat by Leicester in their opening Premier League match last Saturday.
Premier League: Son Heung-min's strike sees Tottenham beat Manchester City, West Ham win six-goal thriller
Nuno left Kane out of his squad with the England captain closely linked with a move to City, who showed why they are in need of a natural goalscorer in a toothless display.
Kane has made no secret of his desire to leave his boyhood club with City the obvious destination as they seek a successor to all-time top scorer Sergio Aguero, who has departed Manchester for Barcelona.
A "threatening" banner with the words "We know where you live. Don't sign" was hung over a garden wall close to Rafa Benitez's home, which is near Liverpool. The new Everton boss was Liverpool manager for many years.
Nuno led Wolves to promotion from the Championship and established them in the top-flight during his four seasons at Molineux.
Premier League: Pedro Neto's second-half stunner sees Wolves complete comeback win against Southampton
Nuno Espirito Santo was able to celebrate in his 100th Premier League game as Wolves boss thanks to their spirited second-half fightback at St Mary's.
Nuno's side were fortunate to avoid an embarrassing upset after a lacklustre display at Victory Park.
Soaring infection rates across Britain have forced the country into a new nationwide lockdown as a new highly infectious strain of Covid-19 has increased pressure on hospitals.