Opta Stats: Crystal Palace v Tottenham

Tottenham manager Mauricio Pochettino.
Will Tottenham continue their dominance over Crystal Palace?
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It's a London derby to conclude Saturday's Premier League action, as Crystal Palace clash with Tottenham. Opta presents the tale of the tape.

"Against only two teams have Spurs had a longer Premier League winning run than they have against Crystal Palace (six in a row) – they won seven in a row against Man City (between 2004 and 2007) and Swansea City (between 2012 and 2015)."

Tottenham are [1.86] to win.

Crystal Palace have lost their last six Premier League games against Tottenham Hotspur, scoring just one goal across those matches. Spurs are [3.45] to win to nil.

Against only two teams have Spurs had a longer Premier League winning run than they have against Crystal Palace (six in a row) - they won seven in a row against Man City (between 2004 and 2007) and Swansea City (between 2012 and 2015). Tottenham are [1.86] to win.

Crystal Palace have never lost seven consecutive top-flight matches against an opponent - they also lost in a row against Arsenal between 2005 and 2015. Tottenham are [2.9] to win half-time/full-time.

25 of the last 26 goals scored in Premier League games between Crystal Palace and Spurs have been netted in the second-half - there has been one first half goal scored in the last 14 meetings. The draw half-time/Spurs full-time double result is [5.2].

Tottenham have won their last five Premier League London derbies - they last had a longer such run in the top-flight between October 1950 and August 1951 (eight in a row). A Tottenham win and both teams to score is [3.6].

Crystal Palace are winless in their five Premier League home games this season - their longest such run at the start of a league season since 1997-98 (winless in first 15). Spurs are [5.2] to win both halves.

Tottenham have won more away Premier League games in 2018 than any other side (11). Only once have Spurs won more top-flight away games in a single calendar year (17 in 1960). They are [1.25] in the Double Chance market.

Spurs boss Mauricio Pochettino has won eight Premier League games against Crystal Palace - against no side has he won more (also eight against Swansea City). A Tottenham win and over 2.5 goals is [2.7].

Tottenham's Harry Kane has scored 24 goals in 37 games in London derbies in the Premier League, at a ratio of 0.65 per game - of players to play in a minimum of five, only Thierry Henry (43 in 59, 0.73) has a better ratio. Kane is [1.87] to score.

Only Teddy Sheringham (32) has scored more Premier League goals in London derbies for Spurs than Harry Kane (24) - he is joint-second on the list, alongside Jermain Defoe who also netted 24 times. Kane is [4.0] to open the scoring.

Dan Fitch 2018/19 Season P/L

Staked: 185.00 pts
Returned: 203.90 pts
P/L: +18.90 pts

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