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Wolves are set to play against Tottenham Hotspur in Wednesday’s EFL Cup meeting.
Full predictions, stats & game poll for the Wolverhampton Wanderers v Tottenham Hotspur match are shown here (plus the best game odds).
Wolves will be hoping for a better result following the 0-2 Premier League defeat last time out to Brentford.
In that match, Wolverhampton Wanderers managed 62% possession and 11 shots at goal with 0 on target. On the other side, Brentford had 9 shots on goal with 3 on target. Ivan Toney (28') and Bryan Mbeumo (34') scored for Brentford.
Under three goals per match were scored during 5 of the last 6 fixtures where Wolverhampton Wanderers have taken part. Regarding the goal attribution during this period, their opponents scored a total of 5 and Wolverhampton Wanderers managed a tally of 6.
After tasting defeat last time out to Chelsea in Premier League competition, Tottenham Hotspur and their travelling fans will hope for a better result here.
In that match, Tottenham Hotspur had 47% possession and 8 attempts at goal with 2 on target. Chelsea got 20 shots at goal with 10 of them on target. Thiago Silva (49'), N'Golo Kanté (57') and Antonio Rüdiger (92') scored for Chelsea.
The trend of at least one team not scoring a goal in games featuring Tottenham Hotspur has been apparent in recent matches. Checking on their last 6 games reveals that it’s occurred 5 times. In these clashes, their opponents have managed a goal total of 8 and Tottenham Hotspur have scored 7. Such a pattern won’t necessarily be carried forward into this game, however.
Head to head
A glance at their most recent head to head meetings going back to 29/12/2018 tells us that Wolves have won 2 of them & Tottenham Hotspur 3, with the tally of draws being 1.
A total of 17 goals were shared by the two clubs in these games, with 8 for Wolves and 9 for Spurs. That’s an average goals per game of 2.83.
Team News: Wolves
Oskar Buur (Unknown Injury), Bruno Jordão (Unknown Injury), Jonny Otto (Knee Injury) and Pedro Neto (Knee Injury) will be missing for Wolves gaffer Bruno Lage.
Team News: Tottenham Hotspur
Tottenham Hotspur manager Nuno Espírito Santo has not got a full squad to pick from. Ryan Sessegnon (Knock), Lucas Moura (Ankle Injury) and Steven Bergwijn (Ankle Injury) won’t be making appearances.
We’re thinking that Tottenham Hotspur will likely create enough chances to put one past this Wolverhampton Wanderers team, however that possibly won’t quite be enough to avoid a loss.
We reckon that it will be a very close game with a 2-1 advantage for Wolverhampton Wanderers at the end of this one. Let’s just see how this one goes.
Our expert partners are tipping over 1.5 goals for this match. Check out their VIP predictions here.
⚽️ Team Focus:
Stadium: Molineux Stadium (32,050)
Captain: Conor Coady
Chairman: Jeff Shi
Manager: Bruno Lage
Competitions: Premier League position 13, EFL Cup (Third Round)