Ace Football previews the Champions League clash between Sporting CP and Tottenham and offers team news, fixture history, betting tips and the latest odds.
Sporting CP enjoy home advantage, when visitors Tottenham swing by this coming Tuesday for a clash in the Champions League. The former will be looking to make that home advantage count.
We are bound to see an exciting game on Tuesday as both Sporting CP and Tottenham are looking to add some much-needed points to their respective accounts.
Position in the Champions League standings: Sporting CP vs Tottenham
The current Group D table shows these two sides on the same number of points so far this season. As such, both have an opportunity to gain some ground on their upcoming opponent in this round 2 clash. There is every reason to keep a close watch on Sporting CP clashing with Tottenham over three points this coming Tuesday.
Sporting CP vs Tottenham – Fixture History
Sporting CP claimed opening win
Sporting CP are enjoying their football currently with three wins on the bounce, and it began with a 0-2 win against Estoril. They went on to beat Eintracht by 0-3, before also getting the better of Portimonense in a 4-0 victory.
Tottenham happy with premiere
Tottenham went unbeaten through their last three matches, which began with a 1-1 draw against West Ham. A 2-1 win against Fulham followed before they beat Marseille by 2-0.
Fixture history: Sporting CP vs Tottenham
This will be the first time in 12 seasons that these two clubs will take on each other. Depending on your betting strategy, you could do worse than adding the team showing the most stable results to your accumulator.
Betting stats and facts for Sporting CP and Tottenham
Here are some facts that might be useful for placing bets on the upcoming game between Sporting CP and Tottenham. The facts are based on statistics from the last couple of matches that these teams played across all tournaments.
- Sporting CP have not lost 9 of the last 11 home matches
- Sporting CP have scored in 11 of the last 13 home matches
- Sporting CP have not lost 6 of the last 8 matches
- Sporting CP have conceded in 7 of the last 9 home matches
- Sporting CP have scored in 6 of the last 8 matches
- Tottenham have not lost 20 of the last 22 matches
- Tottenham have not lost the last 11 away matches in a row
- Tottenham have scored in 15 of the last 16 matches
- Tottenham have scored in 11 of the last 12 away matches
- In 5 of the last 6 away matches Tottenham played, both teams scored
It is difficult to look past Pedro Goncalves, when on the search for a marksman. He seems to be on a strong run as he hit the target three times in his last six games for Sporting CP. Harry Kane has managed to score five times in the last half dozen matches for Tottenham. It is probably safe to say that they will both be looking to add to their total here once again.
Sporting CP vs Tottenham Match predictions
In conclusion, we present betting tips for this game between Sporting CP and Tottenham, which are based on the above-mentioned stats and facts. Besides the main prediction for this match, we have some low and high-risk alternatives as well.