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Aston Villa will be at Tottenham Hotspur Stadium on Wednesday for the Premier League showdown with home team Tottenham Hotspur.
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Tottenham Hotspur, buoyed by their previous result, will be hoping for more of the same after the 2-0 Premier League triumph over Wolverhampton Wanderers.
In that match, Tottenham Hotspur managed 62% possession and 24 shots on goal with 13 of them on target. For Tottenham Hotspur, goals were scored by Harry Kane (45') and Pierre-Emile Højbjerg (62'). At the other end, Wolverhampton Wanderers got 14 shots at goal with 3 of them on target.
Over their last six fixtures, Ryan Mason's Tottenham Hotspur have seen rewards for their attempts on goal 11 times giving them an average number of goals scored per match equal to 1.83.
Coming into this contest, Tottenham Hotspur have not lost a league tie with Aston Villa in their previous 5 matches.
Since being beaten in their last game against Crystal Palace in Premier League action, Aston Villa and their travelling supporters will be hoping that they can get a better result in this one.
In that game, Aston Villa managed 55% possession and 20 attempts on goal with 5 of them on target. For Aston Villa, the goals were scored by John McGinn (17') and Anwar El Ghazi (34'). At the other end, Crystal Palace had 23 shots on goal with 8 on target. Christian Benteke (32'), Wilfried Zaha (75') and Tyrick Mitchell (84') scored for Crystal Palace.
Aston Villa have attacked well leading up to this encounter, having scored 8 goals in their previous 6 matches. While their manager Dean Smith will no doubt take that as a positive sign, The Villans have had their own issues at the back, also conceding in 5 of those same outings. That pattern isn’t assured to be carried forward into this game, however.
Heading into this contest, Aston Villa have left without a victory over Tottenham Hotspur when they have played them away from home in the previous 2 matches in the league.
Head to head
Delving into their past head to head meetings stretching back to 02/11/2015 tells us that these fixtures have been disappointments for Aston Villa. They’ve not managed to get any victories whatsoever while Tottenham Hotspur have simply been better than them, winning in 100% of those games where they have faced each other.
A sum of 19 goals were scored between them in these games, with 15 of them from Spurs and 4 for The Villans. This gives an average number of goals per game equal to 3.17.
The previous league meeting featuring the two was Premier League match day 18 on 21/03/2021 when the final score was Aston Villa 0-2 Tottenham Hotspur.
In that game, Aston Villa had 49% possession and 8 attempts at goal with 1 of them on target.
At the other end, Tottenham Hotspur got 9 attempts on goal with 3 of them on target. Carlos Vinícius (29') and Harry Kane (68') scored.
The referee was Mike Dean.
Team News: Tottenham Hotspur
Serge Aurier (Groin Injury) and Ben Davies (Shinbone injury) will not be able to play for Spurs manager Ryan Mason.
Team News: Aston Villa
Villa manager Dean Smith has to choose from a squad that has some fitness concerns. Jack Grealish (Shinbone injury) and Trezeguet (Knee Surgery) are not ready for selection.
We’re thinking that Tottenham Hotspur will probably dominate on the ball and be rewarded with decent chances.
However, Aston Villa will be up against it finding the net themselves although we do think that they will probably end up managing to get on the scoresheet.
Our tip is for a 3-1 winning score for Tottenham Hotspur come full-time.
Our expert partners are tipping under 3.5 goals for this match. Check out their VIP predictions here.
🏟️ Team Focus:
Stadium: Tottenham Hotspur Stadium (62,214)
Captain: Hugo Lloris
Chairman: Daniel Levy
Manager: Ryan Mason
Competitions: Premier League position 7, EFL Cup (Final), Europa League Qualifiers (Play-Offs)
⭐ Key Player: Heung-Min Son
Normally played in the Left Wing position, Heung-Min Son was born in Chuncheon, Korea Republic. Having played his first senior match for Hamburg in the 2010 - 2011 season, the skilful Forward has got 17 league goals in this Premier League 2020 - 2021 campaign to date in 34 appearances.