FootyMAD's Tottenham Hotspur match preview

Last updated : 30 December 2005 By Footymad Previewer
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History of the Tottenham Hotspur v Newcastle United fixture

Newcastle Utd. face a trip to Tottenham Hotspur at White Hart Lane at lunchtime on Saturday, needing to turn around their fortunes at the ground. The Magpies will be hoping to improve upon a record which has seen them ending up on the losing side in more than half of the games played between the two.

The most recent encounter between these two sides was less than a year ago, in April 2005, the Spurs carving out a narrow 1 - 0 victory in a Premiership match.

For a detailed analysis of the head-to-head between the two sides, click here

Recent encounters between the teams:
2004/2005Sun 10 AprTottenham H.1 - 0Newcastle Utd.PREM
2004/2005Sun 13 MarNewcastle Utd.1 - 0Tottenham H.FAC
2004/2005Sat 21 AugNewcastle Utd.0 - 1Tottenham H.PREM
2003/2004Sun 14 MarTottenham H.1 - 0Newcastle Utd.PREM
2003/2004Sat 13 DecNewcastle Utd.4 - 0Tottenham H.PREM
2002/2003Wed 29 JanTottenham H.0 - 1Newcastle Utd.PREM
2002/2003Sun 29 DecNewcastle Utd.2 - 1Tottenham H.PREM

Recent respective form guides

Tottenham Hotspur are in decent form at home, having won four and drawn two of their last six games, These high-scoring games have yielded a total of 12 goals for the Spurs, with 5 goals against.

Newcastle Utd. have an average recent record on the road, winning 2 of the last six, but losing the other 4. The Magpies's have scored 7 goals in these games, but conceded an alarming 9.

Tottenham H. sit in a healthy 4th in the league, and have picked up 34 points from their 19 games. Newcastle Utd.'s 25 points from 18 games sees them lie inside the top half of the table, in 10th position.

For a detailed analysis of team form guides throughout the leagues, click here

Current form guides:PWDLFAP
Tottenham H.641113913
Newcastle Utd.6213677

FootyMad's prediction ...

FootyMad see this game edging towards a narrow win for the Spurs, as the Magpies have been none too clever on the road in recent matches. Home win

Sequence statistics:
Tottenham H. Won 3 successive home games.
4 games since last home draw.
Newcastle Utd. 9 games since last away draw.
Last drawn game 4 outings ago.