FootyMAD's Chelsea match preview
By Footymad Previewer
Updated Friday, 2nd April 2004
The game between Tottenham Hotspur and Chelsea in the Premiership on Saturday 3rd April 2004 at 15:00 takes centre stage for FootyMad's preview analysis.
Tottenham H. prepare to entertain Chelsea at White Hart Lane on Saturday afternoon, and hold the advantage on previous meetings between the two. Of the 61 games played, Spurs have recorded 23 wins, and Chelsea have come away with 21 victories.
The most recent encounter between these two sides at White Hart Lane was just last season, in November 2002, when they played out a goalless draw in a Premiership match.
For a detailed analysis of the head-to-head between the two sides, click here
|Recent encounters between the teams:|
|2003/2004||Sat 13 Sep||Chelsea||4 - 2||Tottenham H.||PREM|
|2002/2003||Sat 01 Feb||Chelsea||1 - 1||Tottenham H.||PREM|
|2002/2003||Sun 03 Nov||Tottenham H.||0-0||Chelsea||PREM|
|2001/2002||Wed 13 Mar||Chelsea||4 - 0||Tottenham H.||PREM|
|2001/2002||Sun 10 Mar||Tottenham H.||0 - 4||Chelsea||FAC|
|2001/2002||Wed 23 Jan||Tottenham H.||5 - 1||Chelsea||LC|
|2001/2002||Wed 09 Jan||Chelsea||2 - 1||Tottenham H.||LC|
Recent respective form guides
Tottenham Hotspur have lost just once in their last six home games, winning four and drawing the other one. A total of 18 goals have been scored by the Spurs in those games, with 13 conceded.
Chelsea's away form is equally impressive, with a marvellous return of five wins and one defeat from the last six. The games have constituted a decent return of 10 goals for the Blues, and 6 goals against.
Tottenham H. see themselves just below half way in the Barclaycard Premiership, showing a record of 37 points from their 30 games played so far, Chelsea sit in a healthy 2nd in the league, and have picked up 67 points from their 30 games.
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 in prime form at home, but the quality of the opposition suggests to me that Chelsea are going to come away with all the points in this one. Away win
|Tottenham H.||Unbeaten in the last 3 home games.|
Latest 2 games ended in defeat.
Not won in the 2 most recent games.
|Chelsea||3 successive away victories.|
9 games since last away draw.
8 games since last defeat.