Thursday’s Europa League action features Tottenham Hotspur facing off with Ludogorets Razgrad.
Our predictions, user poll and statistics for Tottenham Hotspur v Ludogorets Razgrad can be found here - plus the latest betting odds.
Tottenham Hotspur, following on from their previous result, will be hoping for more of the same after the 2-0 Premier League triumph versus Manchester City.
In that game, Tottenham Hotspur managed 33% possession and 4 shots on goal with 2 on target. For Tottenham Hotspur, the goalscorers were Heung-Min Son (5') and Giovani Lo Celso (65'). At the other end, Manchester City got 22 shots on goal with 5 on target.
Their latest results show that things are going according to plan in the Tottenham Hotspur defence. Spurs have kept it tight, resulting in the number of goals that have flown into the back of their net during their last six clashes standing at 3. With no two games being the same, it remains to be seen whether that trend might be sustained in this next match.
Ludogorets Razgrad will come into the meeting following on from a 0-3 First League win vs CSKA 1948 in their last game.
For Ludogorets Razgrad, goals were scored by Claudiu Keșerü (45', 77') and Mavis Tchibota (65').
Over the course of their previous six clashes, Ludogorets Razgrad have amassed a total of 12 goals. The Eagles have additionally got on the scoresheet in every single one of those games. During that period, they’ve seen 10 goals go against them.
Head to head
The last league game featuring these clubs was Europa League match day 3 on 05/11/2020 which finished with the scoreline of Ludogorets Razgrad 1-3 Tottenham Hotspur.
That time, Ludogorets Razgrad managed 43% possession and 12 attempts at goal with 4 of them on target. The scorer was Claudiu Keșerü (50').
On the other side, Tottenham Hotspur got 22 shots on goal with 9 of them on target. Harry Kane (13'), Lucas Moura (32') and Giovani Lo Celso (62') scored.
The referee was Fran Jović.
Team News: Tottenham Hotspur
Japhet Tanganga (Thigh Problems), Erik Lamela (Calf Injury) and Matt Doherty (Corona virus) won’t be able to feature for Spurs manager José Mourinho.
Team News: Ludogorets Razgrad
Ludogorets manager Stanislav Genchev has not got a full squad to pick from. Wanderson (Knee Surgery) and Higinio Marín (Tibia and Fibula Fracture) will miss out on this game.
We’re thinking that Tottenham Hotspur will, in all likelihood, get a lot of shots on goal and make them count.
In contrast, Ludogorets Razgrad might well find it a difficult task to score although we do think it’s probable that they will be pulling one back during this clash.
We’re therefore anticipating a controlled 3-1 winning margin for Tottenham Hotspur when the full-time whistle blows.
🏟️ Team Focus:
Stadium: Tottenham Hotspur Stadium (62,214)
Captain: Hugo Lloris
Chairman: Daniel Levy
Manager: José Mourinho
Competitions: Premier League position 2, EFL Cup (Quarter-Finals), Europa League (Group J), Europa League Qualifiers (Play-Offs)
⭐ Key Player: Harry Kane
Mostly playing in the Striker position, Harry Kane was born in Walthamstow, England. After making a first senior appearance for Leyton Orient in the 2010 - 2011 season, the skilful Forward has got 7 league goals in the Premier League 2020 - 2021 campaign so far in a total of 9 appearances.