Opta Stats: Tottenham v Liverpool
The weekend Premier League action kicks off with a clash of the titans as Spurs take on Liverpool. Opta presents the tale of the tape.
"There have been 149 goals scored in Premier League meetings between Tottenham and Liverpool – Arsenal vs Everton is the only fixture to have seen more in the competition (151)."
Tottenham have won just one of their last 11 Premier League games against Liverpool (D4 L6). Liverpool are the [2.54] favourites to win.
Liverpool have only failed to score in one of their last 12 Premier League meetings with Spurs - a 0-0 draw in Jurgen Klopp's first game in charge of the Reds in October 2015. Both teams to score is [1.57].
There have been 149 goals scored in Premier League meetings between Tottenham and Liverpool - Arsenal vs Everton is the only fixture to have seen more in the competition (151). Over 2.5 goals is [1.67].
There have been more penalties awarded in Premier League matches between Tottenham and Liverpool than there have in any other fixture in the competition's history (22). The odds of there being a penalty in the match are [3.8].
Liverpool have won nine of their 15 Premier League games in London under Jurgen Klopp (W9 D3 L3), though they're yet to beat Spurs on the road under the German (D2 L1). The draw is [3.65].
Liverpool have won their opening four games of a league season for the first time since 1990-91 under Kenny Dalglish. In only two previous top-flight seasons have they won their opening five games (1990-91 and 1978-79). They are [1.85] Draw No Bet.
Since the start of the 2014-15 season, only Arsenal (37) have won fewer points in Premier League matches between the 'big six' sides than Spurs (54). Liverpool are [1.5] in the Double Chance market.
Tottenham, who lost against Watford on matchday four, haven't suffered consecutive Premier League losses since the final two games of the 2015-16 season. Spurs are [2.98] to win.
Liverpool's Mohamed Salah scored all three of Liverpool's goals against Tottenham in the Premier League last season. Salah is [2.4] to score.
Tottenham forward Harry Kane has been directly involved in seven goals in seven Premier League appearances against Liverpool (five goals, two assists), including four in the last two. Kane is [2.2] to find the net.
Dan Fitch 2018/19 Season P/L
Staked: 53.00 pts
Returned: 50.57 pts
P/L: -2.43 pts