FootyMAD's Tottenham Hotspur match preview

Last updated : 20 April 2007 By Footymad Previewer
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History of the Tottenham Hotspur v Arsenal fixture

Arsenal face a trip to Tottenham Hotspur at White Hart Lane at lunchtime on Saturday, hoping to improve upon an average previous return from this fixture. Of the 75 games played, Gunners have recorded 24 wins, and Tottenham H. have come away with 30 victories.

The most recent encounter between these two sides was earlier this season, where the two teams cancelled each other out in an enthralling 2 - 2 draw in a League Cup match.

For a detailed analysis of the head-to-head between the two sides, click here

Recent encounters between the teams:
2006/2007Wed 31 JanArsenal3 - 1Tottenham H.LGEC
2006/2007Wed 24 JanTottenham H.2 - 2ArsenalLGEC
2006/2007Sat 02 DecArsenal3 - 0Tottenham H.PREM
2005/2006Sat 22 AprArsenal1 - 1Tottenham H.PREM
2005/2006Sat 29 OctTottenham H.1 - 1ArsenalPREM
2004/2005Mon 25 AprArsenal1 - 0Tottenham H.PREM
2004/2005Sat 13 NovTottenham H.4 - 5ArsenalPREM

Recent respective form guides

Tottenham Hotspur have lost just once in their last six home games, winning four and drawing the other one. A total of 14 goals have been scored by the Spurs in those games, with 8 conceded.

In complete contrast to Tottenham H., Arsenal are having a torrid time on their travels, accumulating just 1 victory and 1 draw from their last six played. Gunners have conceded 7 goals in these games, and only hit 2 in reply.

Tottenham H.'s 49 points from 33 games sees them lie inside the top half of the table, in 8th position. Arsenal sit in a healthy 4th in the league, and have picked up 62 points from their 34 games.

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Current form guides:PWDLFAP
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FootyMad's prediction ...

FootyMad see this game edging towards a narrow win for the Spurs, as the Gunners have been none too clever on the road in recent matches. Home win

Sequence statistics:
Tottenham H. Drawn each of their last 2 games.
Not won in the 4 most recent games.
Arsenal Not won in previous 3 away matches.
4 games since last defeat.