The Bluebirds from Cardiff will welcome 2019, 16th in the table with just 4 points separating them from the relegation zone. They sent 2018 with a last gasp win at Leicester at the weekend, with Victor Camarasa the hero. Tottenham suffered a shock home defeat last round. Now they are points behind leaders Liverpool and will be determined to bounce back after the slip.
Cardiff vs Tottenham Head to Head
|Last H2H games since 2000||Last 10 games at Cardiff||Last meeting|
|Cardiff||0 W/ 1 D/ 4 L||0 W/ 1 D/ 1 L||Loss|
|Tottenham||4 W/ 1 D/ 0 L||1 W/ 1 D/ 0 L||Win|
Worth mentioning: Only seven goals have been scored in the five meetings until now. Cardiff have yet to score against the Spurs. The last three games ended in a 1-0 Tottenham wins.
The fans at Cardiff City Stadium have seen just a single goal in the couple of games played in the new century.
Last game between the teams: 06.10.2018 Tottenham – Cardiff 1:0; Eric Dier 8’; Joe Ralls was sent off with a straight red card in the 58’.
Last game at this venue: 22.09.2013 Cardiff – Tottenham 0:1; Paulinho 90’
Cardiff vs Tottenham Stats
as of: 30.12.2018
|Last game||Last 10|
|Cardiff||Win||5 W/ 1 D/ 4 L||3 W/ 0 D/ 2 L|
|Tottenham||Loss||7 W/ 1 D/ 2 L||3 W/ 1 D/ 1 L|
Worth mentioning: Cardiff have kept 3 clean sheets in their last 5 games, but conceded 8 in the other two games. At home they lost lately to Manchester United, but prior to that were on a run of 3 straight victories. The loss to Wolverhampton ended a run of 6 wins and 1 draw from the last 7 games for Tottenham. The latest three outings for the Spurs, have now all produced over 3,5 goals.
Last game Cardiff: 29.12.2018 Leicester – Cardiff 0:1; Victor Camarasa 90’; James Maddison missed a penalty in the 75’.
Last game Tottenham: 29.12.2018 Tottenham – Wolverhampton 1:3; Harry Kane 22’; Willy Boly 72’, Raul Jimenez 83’, Helder Costa 87’
Top performers Cardiff: Callum Paterson is on 4 goals, Victor Camarasa 3 goals and 2 assists, Josh Murphy 3 goals.
Top performers Tottenham: Harry Kane is with 13 goals and 3 assists, while the likes of Heung-Min Son 7 goals, 4 assists and Lucas Moura 6 goals are following closely.
Cardiff vs Tottenham News
Missing players Cardiff: Callum Paterson, Kenneth Zohore, Daniel Ward and Ashley Jazz Richards are all injured.
Missing players Tottenham: Dele Alli, Jan Vertonghen, Eric Dier, Serge Aurier, Victor Wanyama, Moussa Dembele and Vincent Janssen are injured. Alli and Vertonghen are close to return and might feature.
Cardiff vs Tottenham Predictions
Both teams to score & over 2,5 goals
Over 3 cards