The weekend Premier League action kicks off with a London derby between West Ham and Tottenham. Opta presents the tale of the tape.
"Despite playing his final Premier League game for West Ham on January 2nd 2017, no Hammers' player has assisted (6) or created as many goalscoring chances (74) as Dimitri Payet since the start of 2016-17 in the competition."
West Ham United have defeated Tottenham Hotspur 14 times in the Premier League; their highest tally of wins against a single opponent in the competition. The Hammers are [6.0] to win again.
Tottenham have lost three of last four Premier League trips to West Ham (W1 D0 L3) and have failed to score in each of these three defeats. West Ham are [10.0] to win to nil.
The Hammers won their last home game in the Premier League (1-0 vs Huddersfield) - only on one previous occasion have they sealed successive home wins at the London Stadium; December 2016. The draw is [4.2].
Tottenham have lost their last two London derbies in the Premier League (0-1 v West Ham in May & 1-2 v Chelsea in August) - they haven't lost three in a row in the league since August 2005. West Ham are [4.6] in the Draw No Bet market.
Spurs are looking to win their opening three away games in a league season for the first time since 1991-92. Tottenham are [1.65] to claim victory.
Since the start of 2015-16, Spurs have won the most matches (47) and points (164) in the Premier League. They are [2.52] to win half-time/full-time.
Harry Kane has scored five goals in his last five Premier League appearances against West Ham United. Kane is [1.88] to find the net.
Overall, Kane has scored 19 goals in 28 Premier League London derbies for Tottenham Hotspur. He's [4.0] to score the first goal.
Manuel Lanzini has scored nine of his 14 Premier League goals against London clubs - including three in his last four appearances against Spurs in the competition. Lanzini is [5.5] to score.
Despite playing his final Premier League game for West Ham on January 2nd 2017, no Hammers' player has assisted (6) or created as many goalscoring chances (74) as Dimitri Payet since the start of 2016-17 in the competition. Spurs are [2.5] to keep a clean sheet.
Dan Fitch 2017/18 Season P/L
Staked: 79 pts
Returned: 68.37 pts
P/L: -10.63 pts