Sports Innovation previews the Premier League match between Tottenham and Leeds United and offers team stats and betting tips with the latest odds.
Tottenham and Leeds United lock horns in north London for another Premier League clash on Sunday.
All eyes are on the home side. Antonio Conte is chasing a first Premier League win as Tottenham manager in a game many would deem as winnable. Maximum points would also throw Spurs right back into the mix for the European spots. They are currently in 10th-place in the standings, having collected 16 points from their opening 11 games.
Leeds, meanwhile, head to the capital hoping to extend their two-match unbeaten run. The Whites have struggled this season and are only two points above the relegation zone in 17th.
Stats and facts for Tottenham and Leeds in Premier League.
- Tottenham did not win the last 3 matches in a row;
- Total goals was OVER 2.5 in Tottenham’s last 6 of 8 matches;
- Tottenham conceded in the last 7 of 9 matches;
- Total goals was UNDER 3.5 in Tottenham’s last 2 of 4 matches.
- Leeds unbeaten the last 3 matches in a row;
- Leeds scored in the last 13 of 15 matches;
- Leeds conceded in the last 11 of 13 matches;
- Total goals was UNDER 3.5 in Leeds’s last 5 of 7 matches.
Current form — Tottenham v. Leeds
Spurs struggling for results
The mood around Tottenham is pretty low right now as a win has proven hard to come by in recent weeks. Tottenham have seen it all in their last 3 matches. Against Manchester United, they came out empty-handed in a 3-0 defeat, whereafter they avenged themselves in a 3-2 win against Vitesse. Their latest match saw them sharing the spoils in a 0-0 draw against Everton.
The Whites continue to look blunt
Leeds go into this encounter hoping to turn a page, as performances in recent matches have been pretty scrappy. Marcelo Bielsa’s side have seen it all in their last 3 matches, which brought home 4 points. Against Arsenal, they came out empty-handed in a 2-0 defeat, whereafter they avenged themselves in a 1-2 win against Norwich. Their latest match saw them sharing the spoils in a 1-1 draw against Leicester.
According to the latest odds, the bookies expect Tottenham to come out on top in this clash. A home win pays out at 1.75 at the time of writing, while tipping Leeds for all 3 points offers odds of 4.85.
Tottenham v. Leeds — fixture history
The last match between these teams was a Premier League match back on 8 May 2021 and saw Leeds claim a 3-1 victory.
Tottenham have been able to win 50% of their last 10 encounters against upcoming Leeds in the Premier League. In other words, they have a 5-1-4 recent record, with the latter winning 40% of the matches. The last 10 matches between these two clubs have been highly entertaining when it comes to goals. Over 2.5 goals was a winning bet no less than 8 times. Both teams to score paid out 7 times in those 10 matches.
Current table in the Premier League
Man of the Moment
It is difficult to look past Harry Kane, when on the search for a marksman. The England captain scored seven goals in two games across the international. He hopes to continue this run for Tottenham, having only scored once in the Premier League so far this season.
Raphinha, meanwhile, has managed to score 4 times in the last half dozen matches for Leeds and hopes to add to his tally in north London.