FM Preview: Tottenham Hotspur v Chelsea 22 Dec 2011
By Footymad Previewer
Updated Wednesday, 21st December 2011
FootyMad attempt to assist you with their form guide as Tottenham Hotspur take on Chelsea in a Premier League match on 22nd December 2011 at 20:00.
History of the Tottenham Hotspur v Chelsea fixture
Tottenham Hotspur prepare to entertain Chelsea at White Hart Lane on Thursday evening, and hold the advantage on previous meetings between the two. Of the 70 games played, Spurs have recorded 26 wins, and Chelsea have come away with 25 victories.
The most recent encounter between these two sides at White Hart Lane was just last season, in December 2010, where the two sides shared the spoils courtesy of a 1-1 final scoreline in a Premier League match.
Recent encounters between the teams
|2010/2011||Sat 30 Apr||Chelsea||2 - 1||Tottenham H.||Premier League|
|2010/2011||Sun 12 Dec||Tottenham H.||1-1||Chelsea||Premier League|
|2009/2010||Sat 17 Apr||Tottenham H.||2 - 1||Chelsea||Premier League|
|2009/2010||Sun 20 Sep||Chelsea||3 - 0||Tottenham H.||Premier League|
|2008/2009||Sat 21 Mar||Tottenham H.||1 - 0||Chelsea||Premier League|
|2008/2009||Sun 31 Aug||Chelsea||1 - 1||Tottenham H.||Premier League|
|2007/2008||Wed 19 Mar||Tottenham H.||4 - 4||Chelsea||Premier League|
For a detailed analysis of the complete head-to-head record between the two sides, click here
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 11 goals for the Spurs, with 3 goals against.
The Blues have had a decent run of form away from home recently, with 3 victories and just 1 loss from the last six. The games have constituted a decent return of 9 goals for the Blues, and 10 goals against.
Tottenham Hotspur's total of 34 points from their 15 games sees them sitting in the playoff places in Barclays Premier League.
Chelsea's total of 32 points from their 16 games sees them sitting in the playoff places in Barclays Premier League.
Current overall team form
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FootyMad's prediction ...
Tottenham Hotspur are starting to turn White Hart Lane into a fortress, but the quality of opposition for this game makes your FootyMad panel believe the teams will share the spoils on this occasion. No-score draw
|Tottenham Hotspur||11 games since last home draw.
Not drawn a match in their last 12 .
|Chelsea||5 games since last defeat.
For a detailed analysis of current team sequences throughout the leagues, click here