Palace 1-3 Spurs - the key stats
23 January 2016|Tottenham Hotspur
The stats that mattered from our 3-1 victory at Crystal Palace on Saturday.
How it stands – The result strengthened our position in fourth place in the Premier League table. We’re now five points clear of fifth-placed Manchester United.
Comeback kings – We have won 14 points from losing positions in the Premier League this season. That’s more than any other team.
Milestone men – Hugo Lloris marked his 150th Spurs appearance in the game, while Eric Dier made his 50th Premier League appearance.
Harry on target – Harry Kane’s equaliser means he’s now scored 12 goals in his last 14 Premier League games.
Away form – We’re now unbeaten in 10 matches away from home in the Premier League.
Defending – We made 39 clearances to Palace’s 23 on Saturday.
Deliveries – Palace sent in 23 crosses during the game, compared to our 16.
Precision – We had 11 shots on target, with Palace having three.
On the ball – We enjoyed 64.1 per cent of the overall possession against the Eagles.
Line-ups: Crystal Palace (4-2-3-1) – Hennessey, Ward, Dann, Delaney (c), Souare; Ledley, McArthur (Jedinak 78); Puncheon, Cabaye (Campbell 85), Zaha; Wickham. Substitutes (not used): Speroni, Lee, Mutch, Chamakh, Kelly.
Spurs (4-2-3-1) – Lloris (c), Trippier, Alderweireld, Vertonghen (Wimmer 75), Rose; Dembele, Dier (Chadli 56); Eriksen (Bentaleb 88), Alli, Son; Kane. Substitutes (not used): Vorm, Davies, Carroll, Lamela.
Yellow cards – Crystal Palace – McArthur 60, Jedinak 90+3. Spurs – Trippier 79, Kane 90+3.
Referee – Martin Atkinson.
Attendance – 28,467.