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Posted on 1 November 2002  - 12:00

Tottenham Hotspur (Spurs) Football Club is located in North London. The club is also known as Spurs. Tottenham's home ground is White Hart Lane. The club motto is Audere est Facere (To dare is to do).

TOTTENHAM V CHELSEA

Tottenham and Chelsea meet at White Hart Lane on Sunday in the big London derby of the weekend.

Spurs will not need reminding that they have never beaten the Blues in the entire history of the Premiership with their last league win at home coming more than 15 years ago.

However they do have the memory of the 5-1 thumping against Claudio Ranieri's team in the Worthington Cup win in January but Chelsea have already extracted ample revenge for that set-back.

On their way to the FA Cup Final, an Eidur Gudjohnsen double helped the Blues to 4-0 quarter-final win in March and three days later they repeated the feat in a Premiership clash at Stamford Bridge.

Jimmy Floyd Hasselbaink was the hero that night with a hat-trick and the powerful Dutchman appears to be rediscovering the form that saw him score seven times against Spurs last season.

He has notched his first league goals from open play in the Blues' last two games as the west Londoners have climbed above their capital rivals into third place in the table.

And with Glenn Hoddle's men having gone eight matches without a clean sheet - the longest run in the Premiership - the odds will probably be short on Hasselbaink scoring the first goal of the contest.

Meanwhile Chelsea's overall goals-to-shots-ratio of 18% is the best in the division. But with Spurs injury woes appearing to be at an end, do not expect the visitors to have it all their own way in Sunday's pay-per-view Premiership offering.

Match Betting : Tottenham 5/4 Draw 11/5 Chelsea 7/4
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Tottenham Hotspur

Chelsea

White Hart Lane

11
Games Played
11
17
Goals Scored
20
1.55
Goals per game
1.82
35%
Shooting Accuracy %
42%
14%
Goals/Shots %
18%
3835
Passes
4945
72%
Pass Completion %
75%
71%
Tackles Won %
74%
16
Goals Conceded
12
1.45
Goals Conceded per game
1.09
148
Fouls
159
17
Yellow Cards
21

Red Cards