FootyMAD's Tottenham Hotspur match preview

Last updated : 13 January 2007 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 on Sunday afternoon, 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 just last season, in December 2005, with Tottenham H. running out comfortable 2 - 0 winners in a Premiership match.

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Recent encounters between the teams:
2006/2007Sat 23 DecNewcastle Utd.3 - 1Tottenham H.PREM
2005/2006Sat 01 AprNewcastle Utd.3 - 1Tottenham H.PREM
2005/2006Sat 31 DecTottenham H.2 - 0Newcastle Utd.PREM
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

Recent respective form guides

Tottenham Hotspur have an excellent home record, winning five and losing just one of the last six games. These high-scoring games have yielded a total of 13 goals for the Spurs, with 5 goals against.

In complete contrast to Tottenham H., Newcastle Utd. are having a torrid time on their travels, seeing them win just 1 and draw 2 of the last six. While the Magpies have hit 6 goals, 9 have hit the back of the wrong net.

Tottenham H.'s 32 points from 22 games sees them lie inside the top half of the table, in 7th position. Newcastle Utd. find themselves struggling down in 14th position in the league having picked up 26 points from their 22 matches.

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Current form guides:PWDLFAP
Tottenham H.6222568
Newcastle Utd.61238115

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. 14 games since last home draw.
Drawn each of their last 2 games.
Not won in the 3 most recent games.
Newcastle Utd. Not won in previous 4 away matches.
Drawn each of the last 2 games.
No win in the 4 most recent games.