FM Preview: Blackburn Rovers v Tottenham Hotspur 02 Feb 2011
By Footymad Previewer
Updated Tuesday, 1st February 2011
This week FootyMad's match preview focuses on the game between Blackburn Rovers and Tottenham Hotspur at 20:00 on Wednesday, 2nd February 2011 in the Premier League.
Blackburn R. prepare to entertain Tottenham Hotspur at Ewood Park on Wednesday evening, and hold the advantage on previous meetings between the two. Of the 50 games played, Rovers have recorded 23 wins, and Tottenham H. have come away with 14 victories.
The most recent encounter between these two sides at Ewood Park was just last season, in December 2009, as the visitors ran out cosy 0-2 winners in a Premier League match.
For a detailed analysis of the head-to-head between the two sides, click here
|Recent encounters between the teams:|
|2010/2011||Sat 13 Nov||Tottenham H.||4 - 2||Blackburn R.||PREM|
|2009/2010||Sat 13 Mar||Tottenham H.||3 - 1||Blackburn R.||PREM|
|2009/2010||Sat 19 Dec||Blackburn R.||0-2||Tottenham H.||PREM|
|2008/2009||Sat 04 Apr||Blackburn R.||2 - 1||Tottenham H.||PREM|
|2008/2009||Sun 23 Nov||Tottenham H.||1 - 0||Blackburn R.||PREM|
|2007/2008||Sat 05 Apr||Blackburn R.||1 - 1||Tottenham H.||PREM|
|2007/2008||Sun 28 Oct||Tottenham H.||1 - 2||Blackburn R.||PREM|
Recent respective form guides
Blackburn Rovers have lost just once in their last six home games, winning four and drawing the other one. A total of 10 goals have been scored by the Rovers in those games, with 4 conceded.
Tottenham H. have an average recent record on the road, collecting 1 win and 3 draws from the last six played. While the Spurs have hit 8 goals, 12 have hit the back of the wrong net.
Blackburn R. lie just outside the playoff positions in the Barclays Premier League, picking up 31 points from their 24 games so far. Tottenham H.'s total of 38 points from their 23 games sees them sitting in the playoff places in Barclays Premier League.
For a detailed analysis of team form guides throughout the leagues, click here
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FootyMad's prediction ...
Rovers are in a rich vein of form at home as of late, but the one that FootyMad has marked this down as one of their banker draws, taking into account the quality of the opposition. Score draw
|Blackburn R.||Won 3 successive home games.|
5 games since last home draw.
Not drawn a match in their last 8 .
|Tottenham H.||Not won in previous 3 away matches.|
No win in the 3 most recent games.