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Posted on 19 January 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).

TOTTENHAM HOTSPUR
(10th/White Hart Lane/George Graham (Oct 98)/Spurs)
Last six league results:
ARSENAL (H) D1-1 (Rebrov)
MIDDLESBRO (H) D0-0
SOUTHAMPTON (A) L0-2
IPSWICH (A) L0-3
NEWCASTLE (H) W4-2 (Doherty, Anderton pen, Rebrov, Ferdinand)
EVERTON (H) D0-0
  • Unbeaten in 3 games in all comps
  • Won only 1 of their last 8 league games
  • However, lost only 1 of their last 8 games in all comps
  • Won only 1 of their last 17 league games away from home - at Leicester, 19th April (13 since)
  • Lost 12 of their last 17 league games away from home, including 9 out of 12 this season - only 3 points so far on their travels
  • Failed to score in 9 of their 14 games away from home in all comps so far this season
  • Unbeaten at home so far this season in the league, however lost at home to Birmingham in the LC, 31st October.
  • Arsenal and Sunderland are the only other Premiership teams unbeaten at home this season
  • Not lost at home in the league since 15th April, v Aston Villa (14 since)
  • Won 11 of their last 16 home games in all comps
  • Won 10 of their last 14 home league games - unbeaten in those 14 games
  • Lost only 1 of their last 16 home games in all comps
  • Chris Armstrong has 48 league goals for Spurs

Top Scorers: Ferdinand/Rebrov - 7 lge (Rebrov 1 pen)
Also: Leonhardsen - 4 (3 lge, 1 LC), Anderton - 3 (2 lge, 1 LC) (3 pens)

SOUTHAMPTON
(14th/The Dell/Glenn Hoddle (Jan 2000)/Saints)
Last six league results:
IPSWICH (A) L1-3 (Beattie)
COVENTRY (A) D1-1 (Tessem)
TOTTENHAM (H) W2-0 (Beattie, Davies)
DERBY (H) W1-0 (Beattie)
LIVERPOOL (A) L1-2 (Soltvedt)
CHARLTON (H) D0-0

  • Lost only 4 of their last 13 games in all comps, and only 1 of their last 6
  • Won 3 of their last 5 games in all comps
  • Clean sheets in 6 of their last 7 home games in all comps, including the last 5 - 471 mins since they last conceded at home
  • Won 6 of their last 8 home games in all comps
  • Only 1 draw in their last 13 home games in all comps
  • Not won in 7 league games away from home - last away win at Bradford, 23rd September
  • Lost 3 of their last 4 away from home in all comps
  • James Beattie has 8 goals in his last 7 league apps at The Dell
  • Marian Pahars is 14 games without a goal in all comps, his last against Middlesbrough, 30th September

Top Scorer: Beattie - 10 lge
Also: Pahars - 6 lge, Tessem - 4 (3 lge, 1 LC), Soltvedt - 3 (1 lge, 2 LC)

Head to Head

  • Saints have won only 1 of the 8 Premiership meetings here, in September '94 (5 since)
  • Spurs have won 6 of the 8 Premiership meetings here, including the last 2
  • Only 1 draw in the last 16 league meetings here, in May '98
  • There has not been a 0-0 here between the two sides since December '83 - 18 meetings since in all comps
    This Season: Southampton 2 (Beattie, Davies) Tottenham 0 - 27th December 2000
    Last Season: Tottenham 7 (Richards og, Anderton, Armstrong 2, Iversen 3) Southampton 2 (Tessem, El Kahlej) - 11th March 2000
  • StatPack - By Dave Todd