Europa League Betting: Tottenham vs Anzhi - 10 Vital Statistics


10. Spurs ended a four-game winning streak with a 1-1 draw against London rivals Chelsea last weekend. However, they have won four of five road games this season and are 1.40 to beat Anzhi Makhachkala.

 

9. Anzhi are yet to win a game this season and have drawn five of their last six clashes. Another draw is priced at 4.25.

 

8. Spurs have scored 11 goals in five away games this season and are 1.57 to net twice or more in Russia.

 

7. Samuel Eto’o was Anzhi’s top goalscorer in last season’s Europa League campaign with four. Any Anzhi player to score is priced at 1.55.

 

6. Anzhi scored in all but three of their 16 Europa League matches last season, although all three blanks came against English opposition (Newcastle x2, Liverpool). Spurs are 1.96 to keep a clean sheet.

 

5. In fact, Tottenham have conceded just twice all season – with no opponent recording more than five shots on target. They are 2.45 to win without conceding.

 

4. Jermain Defoe is yet to score in the Premier League yet has six goals in three cup games for Spurs this season (4x Europa League, 2x League Cup). Defoe is 6.00 to bag a brace.

Watch Defoe’s double against Tromsø here:

 

3. Spurs have led at half time in six of their 10 games this season and are priced at 1.25 to be doing so on Thursday.

 

2. Anzhi haven’t won in 13 games stretching back to 20 May. They are 6.35 to beat Tottenham.

 

1. Gadzhi Gadzhiyev’s men have scored first just once in their last five games. Anzhi are 3.50 to lead at half time.