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Spurs 0-1 Leicester - the key stats

Posted on 13 January 2016  - 22:05

The stats that mattered from our 1-0 loss against Leicester City in the Premier League on Wednesday night.


How it stands - Our third loss in 21 games sees us remain fourth in the Premier League, four points behind City.

Mousa's milestone - Mousa Dembele made his 100th appearance in the Premier League for us after coming off the bench in the second half.

Goals - Robert Huth (0-1, 83 minutes).

On the ball - We had 61% possession over the 90 minutes, 66% in the first half, 56% in the second.

Shooting boots - We had 21 efforts at goal (including blocks) to Leicester's 10. That included five on target.

Passing game - We completed 440 passes to Leicester's 282. Jan Vertonghen led the way with 47.

Cornered - We had 16 corners to Leicester's eight.

Getting stuck in - We won 13 of 21 tackles, Leicester won 28 of 33.

Yellow cards - Just the one booking - Eric Dier.

Line-ups - Spurs (4-2-3-1) - Lloris, Walker, Alderweireld, Vertonghen, Davies, Dier (Onomah 90), Carroll (Son 82), Lamela, Alli, Eriksen (Dembele 71), Kane. Substitutes (not used): Vorm, Rose, Trippier, Wimmer.

Leicester (4-4-2) - Schmeichel, Simpson, Morgan, Huth, Fuchs, Mahrez (Dyer 90), Kanté, Drinkwater, Albrighton, Okazaki (King 77), Vardy (Ulloa 71). Substitutes (not used): Schwarzer, Wasilewski, Inler, Gray.

Referee - Lee Mason.

Attendance - 35,850.

Next up - Sunderland in the Premier League at the Lane on Saturday (12.45pm).