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Posted on 4 May 2001  - 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).

LEICESTER CITY
(13th/Filbert Street/Peter Taylor (June 2000)/The Foxes)
Last six league results:
ASTON VILLA (A) L1-2 (Davidson)
COVENTRY (H) L1-3 (Akinbiyi)
MAN CITY (H) L1-2 (Akinbiyi)
DERBY (A) L0-2
MIDDLESBRO (H) L0-3
NEWCASTLE (A) L0-1
* Current points: 45. Max points: 51
* This is their lowest league position of the season
* Not won in 9 games in all comps (8 lge)
* Lost their last 9 games in a row in all comps, 8 of them in the Premiership, beating their club record of 7 consecutive league defeats, set August-Sept 1990
* Will set a Premiership record for consecutive defeats if they lose today, Ipswich, Man City, Crystal Palace and Charlton are the only other sides to suffer 8 straight defeats
* Won only 3 of their last 17 league games, the last v Liverpool, 3rd March (8 since)
* Lost 11 of their last 15 games in all comps, including their last 9 in a row
* Only 1 draw in their last 27 games in all comps, 0-0 v Arsenal, 20th January (16 since)
* Won 8 of their last 14 home games in all comps
* Lost only 5 of their last 20 home league games
* However, lost their last 4 home games in a row in all comps
* Clean sheets in 5 of their last 10 home games in all comps
* Lost their last 11 away league games in a row
* Not won away in the league since 18th November (at Middlesbrough) - 11 since
* Only 1 goal in their last 5 away games
* Failed to score in 5 of their last 8 Premiership games in all comps
* 2nd worst away attack in the division with only 10 goals in their 18 games - only Bradford (9) have a worse attack

Top Scorer: Izzet - 11 (7 lge, 3 FAC, 1 UEFA) (3 pens)
Also: Akinbiyi - 10 (9 lge,1 FAC), Gunnlaugsson - 4 (3 lge, 1 FAC), Savage/Sturridge/Taggart - 3 (3 lge/3 lge/2 lge, 1 UEFA)

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TOTTENHAM HOTSPUR
(11th/White Hart Lane/Glenn Hoddle (March 2001/Spurs)
Last six league results:
ARSENAL (A) L0-2
BRADFORD (H) W2-1 (Iversen, Davies)
SUNDERLAND (A) W3-2 (Clemence, Doherty 2)
CHELSEA (H) L0-3 - Korsten sent off
LIVERPOOL (A) L1-3 (Korsten)
ASTON VILLA (H) D0-0
* Current points: 46. Max points: 52
* Not won in 3 games
* Lost 6 of their last 11 games in all comps
* Won only 5 of their last 21 league games
* Only 1 draw in their last 14 games in all comps
* Their last 6 draws have all ended 0-0
* Won only 2 of their last 19 league games away from home
* Lost 15 of their last 23 league games away from home, including 12 out of 18 this season - only 10 points so far on their travels
* Failed to score in 11 of their 21 games away from home in all comps so far this season
* Lost only 2 of their last 21 home league games
* Won 13 of their last 23 home games in all comps
* Failed to score in 10 of their last 17 league games
* Chris Armstrong has 48 league goals for Spurs, although he is yet to appear in 2001

Top Scorer: Rebrov - 12 (9 lge, 3 FAC) (1 pen)
Also: Ferdinand - 9 lge, Doherty - 6 - (3 lge, 3 FAC), Leonhardsen - 5 (3 lge, 1 FAC, 1 LC)

Head to Head
* Spurs have won only once here in 5 Premiership meetings (last season), although they have won 5 of the last 9 league meetings here
* Leicester have won 3 of the 5 Premiership meetings here, the last in October '98 (1 since), but these are their only wins in the last 9 here
* Only 1 draw in the last 20 meetings here in all comps, 1-1 in March '97 (3 since)
* There has never been a 0-0 between the sides at Filbert Street in 44 meetings here in all comps
* Les Ferdinand has 4 goals in his last 3 Premiership apps against the Foxes
This Season: Tottenham 3 (Ferdinand 3) Leicester 0 - 25th November 2000 (Taggart sent off)
Last Season: Leicester 0 Tottenham 1 (Ginola) - 19th April 2000

StatPack by Dave Todd