FM Preview: Tottenham Hotspur v West Bromwich Albion 03 Jan 2012
By Footymad Previewer
Updated Monday, 2nd January 2012
The game between Tottenham Hotspur and West Bromwich Albion in the Premier League on 3rd January 2012 at 19:45 takes centre stage for FootyMad's preview analysis.
History of the Tottenham Hotspur v West Bromwich Albion fixture
Tottenham Hotspur prepare to entertain West Bromwich Albion at White Hart Lane on Tuesday evening, looking to continue an impressive record. The Spurs are clearly on top, having won 33 and lost only 15 of the 65 games.
The most recent encounter between these two sides at White Hart Lane was less than a year ago, in April 2011, where the two teams cancelled each other out in an enthralling 2-2 draw in a Premier League match.
Recent encounters between the teams
|2011/2012||Sat 26 Nov||West Brom.||1 - 3||Tottenham H.||Premier League|
|2010/2011||Sat 23 Apr||Tottenham H.||2-2||West Brom.||Premier League|
|2010/2011||Sat 11 Sep||West Brom.||1 - 1||Tottenham H.||Premier League|
|2008/2009||Sat 02 May||Tottenham H.||1 - 0||West Brom.||Premier League|
|2008/2009||Sun 28 Dec||West Brom.||2 - 0||Tottenham H.||Premier League|
|2005/2006||Mon 27 Mar||Tottenham H.||2 - 1||West Brom.||Premiership|
|2005/2006||Wed 28 Dec||West Brom.||2 - 0||Tottenham H.||Premiership|
For a detailed analysis of the complete head-to-head record between the two sides, click here
Recent respective form guides
Tottenham Hotspur have lost just once in their last six home games, winning four and drawing the other one. These high-scoring games have yielded a total of 11 goals for the Spurs, with 4 goals against.
The Baggies have had a decent run of form away from home recently, with 3 victories and just 1 loss from the last six. A generous 10 goals have been both scored and conceded in this period.
Tottenham Hotspur's total of 39 points from their 18 games sees them sitting in the playoff places in Barclays Premier League.
West Bromwich Albion see themselves just below half way in the Barclays Premier League, showing a record of 22 points from their 19 games played so far,
Current overall team form
|West Bromwich Albion||6||2||2||2||7||7||8|
For a detailed analysis of current team form guides in this or any division, click here
FootyMad's prediction ...
Tottenham Hotspur may be coming up against a decent side in West Bromwich Albion, but we do believe that its going to result in a narrow home win for the Spurs. Home Win
|Tottenham Hotspur||Unbeaten in the last 3 home games.
Unbeaten run of 5 matches.
|West Bromwich Albion||Undefeated in last 3 away games.
No win in the 2 most recent games.
For a detailed analysis of current team sequences throughout the leagues, click here