FM Preview: Tottenham v Arsenal 14 Apr 2010
By Footymad Previewer
Updated Tuesday, 13th April 2010
This week FootyMad's match preview focuses on the game between Tottenham Hotspur and Arsenal at 20:00 on Wednesday, 14th April 2010 in the Premier League.
History of the Tottenham Hotspur v Arsenal fixture
Tottenham H. prepare to entertain Arsenal at White Hart Lane on Wednesday evening, and hold the advantage on previous meetings between the two. Of the 79 games played, Spurs have recorded 31 wins, and Arsenal have come away with 25 victories.
The most recent encounter between these two sides at White Hart Lane was just last season, in February 2009, when they played out a goalless draw in a Premier League match.
For a detailed analysis of the head-to-head between the two sides, click here
|Recent encounters between the teams:|
|2009/2010||Sat 31 Oct||Arsenal||3 - 0||Tottenham H.||PREM|
|2008/2009||Sun 08 Feb||Tottenham H.||0-0||Arsenal||PREM|
|2008/2009||Wed 29 Oct||Arsenal||4 - 4||Tottenham H.||PREM|
|2007/2008||Tue 22 Jan||Tottenham H.||5 - 1||Arsenal||LGEC|
|2007/2008||Wed 09 Jan||Arsenal||1 - 1||Tottenham H.||LGEC|
|2007/2008||Sat 22 Dec||Arsenal||2 - 1||Tottenham H.||PREM|
|2007/2008||Sat 15 Sep||Tottenham H.||1 - 3||Arsenal||PREM|
Recent respective form guides
Tottenham Hotspur are unbeaten in their last six home games, winning five of them, and drawing the other one. During these games, Spurs have smashed 14 goals past the opposition and conceded a paltry 3.
Arsenal have an average recent record on the road, picking up two good wins, but losing three, from the last six. While the Gunners have hit 8 goals, 11 have hit the back of the wrong net.
Tottenham H.'s total of 58 points from their 32 games sees them sitting in the playoff places in Barclays Premier League. Arsenal's total of 71 points from their 33 games sees them sitting in the playoff places in Barclays Premier League.
For a detailed analysis of team form guides throughout the leagues, click here
|Current form guides:||P||W||D||L||F||A||P|
FootyMad's prediction ...
Tottenham H. may be coming up against a decent side in Arsenal, but I do believe that its going to result in a narrow home win for the Spurs. Home Win
|Tottenham H.||7 games since last home draw.
Latest 2 games ended in defeat.
Not won in the 2 most recent games.
|Arsenal||Not won in previous 2 away matches.