FootyMAD's Tottenham Hotspur match preview
By Footymad Previewer
Updated Saturday, 22nd November 2008
This week FootyMad's match preview focuses on the game between Tottenham Hotspur and Blackburn Rovers at 13:30 on Sunday, 23rd November 2008 in the Premier League.
Blackburn R. face a trip to Tottenham Hotspur at White Hart Lane on Sunday afternoon, needing to turn around their fortunes at the ground. The Rovers will be hoping to improve upon a record which has seen them lose 29 and win only 12 of the 51 games.
The most recent encounter between these two sides was just last season, in October 2007, with Blackburn R. inflicting a narrow 1 - 2 defeat upon the Spurs 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:|
|2007/2008||Sat 05 Apr||Blackburn R.||1 - 1||Tottenham H.||PREM|
|2007/2008||Sun 28 Oct||Tottenham H.||1 - 2||Blackburn R.||PREM|
|2006/2007||Thu 10 May||Tottenham H.||1 - 1||Blackburn R.||PREM|
|2006/2007||Sun 19 Nov||Blackburn R.||1 - 1||Tottenham H.||PREM|
|2005/2006||Sun 05 Mar||Tottenham H.||3 - 2||Blackburn R.||PREM|
|2005/2006||Wed 24 Aug||Blackburn R.||0 - 0||Tottenham H.||PREM|
|2004/2005||Sun 15 May||Tottenham H.||0 - 0||Blackburn R.||PREM|
Recent respective form guides
Tottenham Hotspur have lost just once in their last six home games, winning four and drawing the other one. These high-scoring games have yielded a total of 12 goals for the Spurs, with 4 goals against.
Blackburn R. have an average recent record on the road, with two wins, two draws, and two defeats. The Rovers's have scored 9 goals in these games, but conceded an alarming 11.
Tottenham H. are stuck down in the relegation zone of Barclays Premier League with a return of just 12 points from their 13 games thus far. Blackburn R. are stuck down in the relegation zone of Barclays Premier League with a return of just 13 points from their 13 games thus far.
For a detailed analysis of team form guides throughout the leagues, click here
|Current form guides:||P||W||D||L||F||A||P|
FootyMad's prediction ...
Blackburn R. have an average recent record on the road, and this could be the reason why Tottenham H. may poach a narrow victory, according to the Madmen. Home win
|Tottenham H.||Won 4 successive home games.|
6 games since last home draw.
Not drawn a match in their last 5 .
|Blackburn R.||Last drawn game 4 outings ago.|
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