Tottenham vs Middlesbrough: Premier League Preview
Tottenham Hotspur F.C. are trying to win 3 EPL matches in a row against Middlesbrough F.C. for the first time since September 1988.
Middlesbrough F.C. are winless in 8 trips to White Hart Lane in all competitions (D3, L5), although they did prevail on penalties in a England League Cup quarter-final in December 2003.
Tottenham Hotspur F.C. won the most recent meeting at White Hart Lane by 4-0 back in March 2009.
Tottenham Hotspur F.C. (2nd in Premier League)
Hotspurs have won 6 consecutive home matches in the EPL and could go 12 top-flight matches unbeaten at home for the first time in 5 years.
Tottenham Hotspur F.C. have won 25 of their last 27 league matches against promoted sides, drawing the other two. Hotspurs last defeat came against QPR in April 2012.
Tottenham Hotspur F.C. failed to score for only the 3rd time in the EPL this season against Sunderland on Tuesday,
Tottenham Hotspur F.C. haven’t failed to score in back-to-back English Premier League matches since May 2015.
Only Chelsea (13) have kept more clean sheets than Tottenham (10) in the league this campaign.
Middlesbrough F.C. (15th in Premier League)
Middlesbrough F.C. have won only one of their last 9 league matches (D3, L5).
Middlesbrough F.C.'s only English Premier League away win in 24 attempts came at Sunderland in August.
There have been just 20 goals scored in Middlesbrough F.C’s away matches this EPL season, the fewest in the division.
Only Chelsea and Tottenham have conceded fewer than the 12 away goals that Middlesbrough F.C. have let in.
Aitor Karanka’s side have drawn a league-high 9 matches this season.
Alvaro Negredo has been directly involved in 10 of Middlesbrough F.C’s 19 goals this season, scoring 6 and setting up 4.
Tottenham Hotspur F.C. have won their last 2 EPL matches vs Middlesbrough F.C; they last won 3 consecutive league contests in September 1988.
Middlesbrough F.C. are winless in 8 trips to White Hart Lane in all competitions (D3 L5), although they did win a League Cup quarter-final penalty shoot-out in December 2003.
Son Heung-Min netted both goals for Tottenham in their 2-1 win in the reverse fixture at the Riverside back in September.
Tottenham Hotspur F.C. have won 25 of their last 27 English Premier League matches against newly promoted sides (D2), since losing 1-0 to QPR in April 2012.
This could be Harry Kane’s first English Premier League appearance versus Middlesbrough F.C. – he’s currently scored against 22 of the 24 different opponents he’s played against in the competition.
Alvaro Negredo has been directly involved in 10 of Middlesbrough F.C.’s 19 goals this season (53%, 6 goals and 4 assists).
Tottenham Hotspur F.C, who drew 0-0 with Sunderland in their last away from home match, haven’t failed to score in back to back English Premier League matches since May 2015.
Tottenham Hotspur F.C. have won each of their last 6 home EPL matches, last achieving a longer run in August 2009 (a run of 8). They last won 7 in a row in the same EPL season in December 2006.
Results of each team last 5 matches across all leagues and competitions
|Tottenham Hotspur last 5 matches (most recent first):|
|14/01/17||(h)West Bromwich Albion||4-0||W|
|Middlesbrough last 5 matches (most recent first):|
|31/01/17||(h)West Bromwich Albion||1-1||D|
|21/01/17||(h)West Ham United||1-3||L|
Last time they met: Middlesbrough 1-2 Tottenham Hotspur
Other fixtures taking place this week in the English Premier League Fixtures:
|February 4, 2017|
|West Bromwich Albion||16:00||Stoke City|
|Southampton||16:00||West Ham United|
|February 5, 2017|
|Manchester City||14:30||Swansea City|
|Leicester City||17:00||Manchester United|
|February 11, 2017|
|West Ham United||16:00||West Bromwich Albion|
|Stoke City||16:00||Crystal Palace|
|February 12, 2017|
|Swansea City||17:00||Leicester City|
|February 13, 2017|
|AFC Bournemouth||21:00||Manchester City|
English Premier League Table
|8||West Bromwich Albion||23||9||6||8||31||29||+2||33|
|11||West Ham United||23||8||4||11||29||40||-11||28|
Latest English Premier League Results
|February 1, 2017|
|Stoke City||1 - 1||Everton|
|Manchester United||0 - 0||Hull City|
|West Ham United||0 - 4||Manchester City|
|January 31, 2017|
|Liverpool||1 - 1||Chelsea|
|Arsenal||1 - 2||Watford|
|AFC Bournemouth||0 - 2||Crystal Palace|
|Burnley||1 - 0||Leicester City|
|Swansea City||2 - 1||Southampton|
|Middlesbrough||1 - 1||West Bromwich Albion|
|Sunderland||0 - 0||Tottenham Hotspur|
|January 22, 2017|
|Chelsea||2 - 0||Hull City|
|Arsenal||2 - 1||Burnley|
|Southampton||3 - 0||Leicester City|
|January 21, 2017|
|Manchester City||2 - 2||Tottenham Hotspur|
|AFC Bournemouth||2 - 2||Watford|
|Middlesbrough||1 - 3||West Ham United|
|Crystal Palace||0 - 1||Everton|
|West Bromwich Albion||2 - 0||Sunderland|
|Stoke City||1 - 1||Manchester United|
|Liverpool||2 - 3||Swansea City|
Betting tips - Premier League: Tottenham vs Middlesbrough: Premier League - Both Teams to Score (BTTS) - NO