Our betting experts preview the Champions League match between Tottenham and Sporting CP and offer team stats, betting tips and the latest odds.
Sporting CP hope to close the gap on Champions League leaders Tottenham when they face off in a 5 match on Wednesday. As both Tottenham and Sporting CP could end up number one in the Group D table after their upcoming clash, we do not need to doubt that they are more than motivated to claim the victory for their side.
Position in the Champions League standings: Tottenham vs Sporting CP
The current standings in Group D show us how Tottenham and Sporting CP have performed this season so far. Surely, an exciting battle for three points is on the cards in this round 5 clash on Wednesday.
Tottenham vs Sporting CP – Fixture History
Tottenham hope to boost points tally
It is difficult to point a finger at recent results for Tottenham, as they have performed according to their level. Spurs managed one win in the last three matches, which was a 2-0 victory against Everton. They went on to lose 2-0 against Manchester United, before getting dumped in a 1-2 defeat against Newcastle.
Sporting CP hope to boost points tally
Results have been pretty much up to scratch in recent matches for Sporting CP, who have performed more or less according to expectations. Their past three matches saw Sporting CP beating Santa Clara 1-2, losing 0-2 against Marseille, and beating Casa Pia AC by 3-1.
Latest games between Tottenham and Sporting CP
The last time the two teams faced off against each other, Sporting CP came away as 2-0 winners. It was a match played at Estadio Jose Alvalade back in September 2022 in the Champions League. This time round, betting on Sporting CP will get you odds 6.00, meaning the bookies predict, they are in with a 17% chance of beating Tottenham. You can get a price of 1.53, should you wish to add Spurs to your accumulator, if that is your preferred betting strategy.
Highlights from the last match between Tottenham and Sporting CP:
Betting stats and facts for Tottenham and Sporting CP
Let’s have a look at some of the most interesting betting-relevant facts based on stats from the last couple of games that Tottenham and Sporting CP played across all tournaments.
- Tottenham have won 12 of the last 14 home matches
- Tottenham have not lost 12 of the last 14 home matches
- Tottenham have not lost 11 of the last 13 matches
- Tottenham have scored in 12 of the last 14 home matches
- Tottenham have scored in 11 of the last 13 matches
- In the last 3 away matches in a row Sporting CP played, both teams scored
- In 4 of the last 5 matches Sporting CP played, both teams scored
- Sporting CP have scored in 8 of the last 9 matches
- Sporting CP have scored in 9 of the last 11 away matches
- Sporting CP have conceded in 8 of the last 10 away matches
Looking at the goalscorer market, it would seem a good idea to side with Heung-Min Son. He is one of the players from Tottenham who are in their best form. He managed to find the back of the net 2 times in his last 6 games, and will surely want to add some more goals against Sporting CP.
The visitors will be looking to an in-form Nuno Santos to find the net once again, as he has been their main man recently.
Best betting tips: Tottenham vs Sporting CP
To sum up, the upcoming Champions League clash seems to be a good opportunity to place some bets. Taking into account the statements from above, we have come up with the main prediction for this match as well as some alternative betting tips.