Opta Stats: Tottenham v Southampton

Will Mauricio Pochettino be breathing a sigh of relief after Spurs' match with Southampton?
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Can Spurs maintain their unbeaten home record when they host Southampton? Opta has the answers.

"Dele Alli has scored three and assisted one more in two Premier League apps versus Southampton."

Alli is [3.0] to score.

Mauricio Pochettino has lost just one of his five Premier League games against his former team Southampton (W3 D1 L1), although it came in the last meeting at White Hart Lane in May 2016. Southampton are [5.7] to win again.

Southampton have kept only one clean sheet in their last 25 away league games against Spurs (0-0, Jan 2001), with Paul Jones in goal for Saints that day. Over 2.5 goals is [1.98].

Dele Alli has scored three and assisted one more in two Premier League apps versus Southampton. Alli is [3.0] to score.

Christian Eriksen has netted three goals in three Premier League games against Southampton at White Hart Lane. Eriksen is [3.55] to find the net.

Manolo Gabbiadini has found the back of the net in each of his last seven competitive appearances, including all four games for Southampton and in the three prior to his move for Italian side Napoli (nine goals in total). He's [3.6] to add to his tally.

Southampton have won their last two Premier League games, netting four goals in each clash. They've not won three in a row since a four-game streak in May 2016, with a victory over Spurs the third win in this run. Southampton are [4.2] in the Draw No Bet market.

Saints last scored four goals in three consecutive league games back in December 1980; a run that also included a 4-4 draw against Spurs at White Hart Lane. Over 3.5 goals is [3.3].

Spurs are unbeaten in their first 14 home top-flight league games of a season for the first time since 1964/65. Tottenham are [1.74] to win.

Spurs midfielder Christian Eriksen has created the most goalscoring chances this season (78), with 10 of these assisting goals for the north London club. Both teams to score is [1.92].

Spurs have played 12 games this season in all competitions without Harry Kane - nine of which have come against top-flight opposition. In those nine games, they have managed to score just eight goals and have won just three (W3 D4 L2). You can lay Spurs at [1.75].

Dan Fitch 2016/17 Season P/L

Staked: 397 pts
Returned: 385.52 pts
P/L: -11.48 pts

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