Tottenham v Newcastle: 10 Vital Statistics


10. Tottenham are unbeaten in 14 Premier League matches, their longest unbeaten run in the top flight since March 1985. They are favourites to win at 1.38.

9. Eight of those 14 games were draws, while none of the last 18 league meetings between Spurs and Newcastle at White Hart Lane have ended level. A share of the points is priced at 5.25.

8. Spurs are unbeaten in nine home league matches, winning five and drawing four. They are 1.09 to either win or draw in a Double Chance bet.

7. Newcastle have won only one of their last 14 league games on the road, drawing two and losing 11. They can be backed at 8.00 to win.

6. The Magpies have scored just five times in those 14 matches. Tottenham are 2.40 to win without conceding a goal.

5. The visitors have conceded 35 goals during that 14-game run, while Spurs have hit the target with 59% of their shots this term - more than any other top flight team. The hosts are 4.30 to score over 3.5 goals.

4. Mauricio Pochettino’s side have picked up the most yellow cards (35) of any Premier League team this season, committing the most fouls (208), too. Tottenham are 3.95 to receive more cards than Newcastle.

3. Newcastle won last season’s corresponding fixture 2-1 at White Hart Lane, coming from a goal down to win. An identical scoreline is available at 27.00.

2. Georginio Wijnaldum has been directly involved in nine of Newcastle’s 16 league goals this season. He is 13.00 to open the scoring.

1. Erik Lamela’s Europa League hat-trick on Thursday brought his season tally up to seven in all competitions; he had scored only six times for Spurs in the two years prior to this campaign. The Argentine is 12.00 to score at least twice.