Tottenham Hotspur vs Southampton Preview, Predictions
English Premier League, England
Date: Monday, 25th December 2017
Kick off at 12:30 [UTC/England]
Venue: Wembley Stadium, London, England
An interesting game approaches as Spurs have an easy opportunity of entering top four rankings; as they are up against out-of-shape Southampton, who has been struggling throughout the season.
Tottenham Hotspur vs Southampton Possible Lineups
Tottenham Hotspur vs Southampton Preview, Predictions, Lineups: Following are expected starting-lineups and formation from both sides for their upcoming clash in the English Premier League:
Expected Formation: 4-3-3
Expected Formation: 3-4-3
Tottenham Hotspur vs Southampton Recent Performance
Tottenham Hotspur vs Southampton Preview, Predictions: Following is a look at how Spurs and Southampton have performed in their recent games in Premier League and UEFA Champions League:
In their last five games, Spurs won four games and lost only one. Their recent away encoutner with Burnley was a dominating 0-3 win. Tottenham Hotspur faced a trashing 4-1 defeat in an away game against Manchester City. They defeated Brighton with dominating 2-0 at home. Tottenham Hotspur enjoyed anotehr dominating 5-1 home win against Stoke City. They recently clashed with APOEL Nicosia at home in UEFA and registered a 3-0 maiden win.
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Recnet run of Southampton in the Premier League is pretty bad. In their last five games, they lost two games and three were draws. Their recent home game with Huddersfield Town was a 1-1 draw. Southampton faced a 1-0 defeat against Chelsea in an away game. They faced yet another trashing 1-4 defeat against Leicester City at home. Their home game against Arsenal was a 1-1 draw. Southampton’s away game against Bournemouth was as well a struggling 1-1 draw.
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Tottenham Hotspur vs Southampton Team News, Tactical Analysis
Tottenham Hotspur vs Southampton Preview, Predictions, Team News: Here is some injury and suspension news coming out from sides. Let us also understand how this game will affect on the rankings of the both teams in the English Premier League:
There are two casualties for spurs ahead of this clash in the premier league. They will miss DMF Victor and CB Alderweireld due to injuries.
Tottenham Hotspur is currently on 5th rank with 34 points. As they are only one point behind upper rank, it is a nice opportunity for them to capture a big win and enter top four. A defeat or draw will put them in risk of losing up to two positions since there are only two points ahead of 7th position.
Ryan Bertrand and Cedric Soares are dealing with major injury issues so they will miss this important cash against Spurs.
Southampton is in pretty bad situation. They are currently on 13th rank with 19 points, two ponints behind upper position. However, they are only 2 points ahead of 17th position. Crystal Palace and West Ham has shown some improvements, if Southampton fails to improve their form, they will soom find themselves in relegation zone.
Tottenham Hotspur vs Southampton Head to Head
- Spurs and Southampton have clased 80 times. In which, Spurs won 38 games, lost 24 and rest 18 were draws
- In their recent five encoutners, Tottenham Hotspur won 3 games, Southampton won one and rest one was a 2-2 draw
Tottenham Hotspur vs Southampton Predictions
It is true that Tottenham is lacking consistency a lot this season. However, they are more than enough capable for beating Southampton. We even doubt if Southampton will even manage to plant a goal. Looking at their recent performance and recent encounters, we are expecteing a big maiden win for Spurs.
Final Score 2 – 2
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