Tottenham Hotspur vs Leicester City – Preview, Tips and Odds

England: Premier League
Tottenham
Full Time
6:2
Leicester
Highlights and Stats


Tottenham Hotspur Stadium will welcome the teams of Tottenham and Leicester City on Saturday for their meeting of the 8th round of the Premier League. The match will be between the 3rd-placed Spurs and the Foxes who are down to the 20th spot in the table.

Tottenham Hotspur vs Leicester City Head to Head

TeamLast Game 2022/05/01Last 20 Games
Tottenham
win
  • ?
  • Whome
  • Waway
  • Waway
  • Lhome
  • Whome
  • Laway
  • Whome
  • Waway
  • Whome
  • Laway
  • Waway
  • Dhome
  • Waway
  • Lhome
  • Dhome
  • Daway
  • Whome
  • Lhome
  • Waway
  • Laway
Leicester
loss
  • ?
  • Laway
  • Lhome
  • Lhome
  • Waway
  • Laway
  • Whome
  • Laway
  • Lhome
  • Laway
  • Whome
  • Lhome
  • Daway
  • Lhome
  • Waway
  • Daway
  • Dhome
  • Laway
  • Waway
  • Lhome
  • Whome

Worth Mentioning

The last meeting between the two teams ended in a win for Tottenham, who prevailed with 3 to 1 at home back in May, 2022. Tottenham Hotspur are currently on a run of three consecutive victories. Playing on home ground had little effect on the outcomes of the previous 10 encounters concluding in 6 home victories and 4 away triumphs. Tottenham and Leicester City did not hold to a draw during their previous 10 head-to-head matches. The last five games ended with four producing over 2.5 goals and three witnessing goals at both ends of the pitch. Over this span of time, the Spurs proved successful in keeping one clean sheet, and the Foxes prevented their opponents from scoring in one of the clashes. The majority of the previous meetings ended with a high number of goals, with both teams netting a total of 20 across the last 5.

Tottenham Hotspur vs Leicester City Last Games Averages

*Average Metrics based on available data from last 20 games

TottenhamLeicester
  • Goals

    2.30
    1.55
  • Fouls

    9.69
    8.88
  • Corners

    6.50
    5.25
  • Offsides

    1.88
    2.31
  • Cards

    1.88
    1.63
  • Posession

    57%
    43%

Tottenham Hotspur Form

  • ?
  • Laway
  • Whome
  • Whome
  • Daway
  • Waway
  • Whome
  • Daway
  • Whome
  • Waway
  • Whome

Tottenham recorded a disappointing 2:0 away loss in a clash against Sporting Lisbon of the UEFA Champions League played on September 13th. The home factor has proven its significance in Tottenham’s last 10 encounters. The squad playing at home triumphed 6 times and have not lost in 8 out of 10. Draws were the result of 2 of the previous 10 games they took part in. One of the preceding five Tottenham meetings resulted in over 2.5 goals, with both sides scoring in two of those. Throughout the period, they were capable of limiting their opponents to no goals in two, while they were unsuccessful in scoring in just one. The statistics show that the team’s most recent 5 outings averaged 2.20 goals.
  • Goals
    2.00
  • Fouls
    10.70
  • Corners
    5.80
  • Offsides
    2.10
  • Cards
    2.30
  • Posession
    52%
LeagueDateTeam 1Team 2Team 1 ScoreTeam 2 ScoreForm
UEFA Champions League2022/09/13Sporting LisbonTottenham Hotspur20 L
UEFA Champions League2022/09/07Tottenham HotspurOlympique Marseille20 W
Premier League2022/09/03Tottenham HotspurFulham21 W
Premier League2022/08/31West Ham UnitedTottenham Hotspur11 D
Premier League2022/08/28Nottingham ForestTottenham Hotspur02 W
Premier League2022/08/20Tottenham HotspurWolverhampton Wanderers10 W
Premier League2022/08/14ChelseaTottenham Hotspur22 D
Premier League2022/08/06Tottenham HotspurSouthampton41 W
Premier League2022/05/22Norwich CityTottenham Hotspur05 W
Premier League2022/05/15Tottenham HotspurBurnley10 W

Leicester City Form

  • ?
  • Laway
  • Lhome
  • Laway
  • Daway
  • Lhome
  • Laway
  • Dhome
  • Whome
  • Daway
  • Whome

In their most recent match Leicester City played against Brighton on Sunday, with the final score being a disappointing 5:2 away defeat. More than half of Leicester’s 16 goals conceded in the Premier League this season have come after the 60-minute mark. The squad is now on a run of of three consecutive defeats and could not register a victory in any of its last seven meetings. Playing at home turned out to be of little help across the ten previous Leicester City clashes as the hosting party recorded 4 victories and the travelling sides registered 3 triumphs. When we take a look at the last five games, we see that three ended with more than 2.5 goals, with three having the two involved squads scoring. The Foxes managed to keep one clean sheet and were unable to score in two. There were a total of 14 goals scored across the team’s five most recent outings.
  • Goals
    1.60
  • Fouls
    8.80
  • Corners
    4.10
  • Offsides
    1.20
  • Cards
    0.80
  • Posession
    54%
LeagueDateTeam 1Team 2Team 1 ScoreTeam 2 ScoreForm
Premier League2022/09/04Brighton & Hove AlbionLeicester City52 L
Premier League2022/09/01Leicester CityManchester United01 L
Premier League2022/08/27ChelseaLeicester City21 L
Carling Cup2022/08/23Stockport CountyLeicester City00 D
Premier League2022/08/20Leicester CitySouthampton12 L
Premier League2022/08/13ArsenalLeicester City42 L
Premier League2022/08/07Leicester CityBrentford22 D
Premier League2022/05/22Leicester CitySouthampton41 W
Premier League2022/05/19ChelseaLeicester City11 D
Premier League2022/05/11Leicester CityNorwich City30 W

Formations and Lineups

Tottenham

Formation:3-4-2-1
  • G1Hugo Lloris
  • D6Davinson Sánchez
  • D15Eric Dier
  • D34Clément Lenglet
  • M14Ivan Perišić
  • M5Pierre-Emile Højbjerg
  • M30Rodrigo Bentancur
  • M19Ryan Sessegnon
  • F21Dejan Kulusevski
  • F9Richarlison
  • F10Harry Kane
1 Hugo Lloris 6 Davinson Sánchez 15 Eric Dier 34 Clément Lenglet 14 Ivan Perišić 5 Pierre-Emile Højbjerg 30 Rodrigo Bentancur 19 Ryan Sessegnon 21 Dejan Kulusevski 9 Richarlison 10 Harry Kane

Leicester

Formation:4-1-4-1
  • G1Danny Ward
  • D27Timothy Castagne
  • D6Jonny Evans
  • D3Wout Faes
  • D2James Justin
  • M25Wilfred Ndidi
  • M10James Maddison
  • M8Youri Tielemans
  • M22Kiernan Dewsbury-Hall
  • M7Harvey Barnes
  • F20Patson Daka
1 Danny Ward 27 Timothy Castagne 6 Jonny Evans 3 Wout Faes 2 James Justin 25 Wilfred Ndidi 10 James Maddison 8 Youri Tielemans 22 Kiernan Dewsbury-Hall 7 Harvey Barnes 20 Patson Daka

Match Details

TottenhamvsLeicester
  • 86`
    Son Heung-MinP. Hojbjerg
    6 - 2
  • 85`
    (in) B. Soumare(out) W. Ndidi
  • 84`
    Son Heung-MinH. Kane
    5 - 2
  • 74`
    (in) K. Iheanacho(out) K. Dewsbury-Hall
  • 74`
    (in) J. Vardy(out) P. Daka
  • 73`
    I. PerisicUnsportsmanlike conduct
  • 73`
    Son Heung-MinR. Bentancur
    4 - 2
  • 70`
    (in) Y. Bissouma(out) D. Kulusevski
  • 60`
    P. DakaHandling
  • 59`
    (in) C. Romero(out) D. Sanchez
  • 59`
    (in) Son Heung-Min(out) Richarlison
  • 55`
    (in) Emerson Royal(out) I. Perisic
  • 49`
    W. NdidiFoul
  • 47`
    R. Bentancur
    3 - 2
  • 41`
    2 - 2
    J. MaddisonT. Castagne
  • 21`
    E. DierI. Perisic
    2 - 1
  • 8`
    H. KaneD. Kulusevski
    1 - 1
  • 6`
    0 - 1
    Y. Tielemans (pen.)

Players Ratings

TottenhamvsLeicester
  • 7Heung-min Son
    9.2 / 10
  • 30Rodrigo Bentancur
    8.9 / 10
  • 5Pierre-Emile Højbjerg
    7.9 / 10
  • 10Harry Kane
    7.6 / 10
  • 1Hugo Lloris
    7.2 / 10
  • 15Eric Dier
    7.2 / 10
  • 21Dejan Kulusevski
    7.2 / 10
  • 14Ivan Perišić
    6.9 / 10
  • 17Cristian Romero
    6.9 / 10
  • 38Yves Bissouma
    6.9 / 10
  • 34Clément Lenglet
    6.6 / 10
  • 12Emerson Royal
    6.6 / 10
  • 6Davinson Sánchez
    6.5 / 10
  • 19Ryan Sessegnon
    6.3 / 10
  • 9Richarlison
    6.3 / 10
  • 10James Maddison
    7.6 / 10
  • 8Youri Tielemans
    7.5 / 10
  • 20Patson Daka
    7.2 / 10
  • 14Kelechi Iheanacho
    6.7 / 10
  • 22Kiernan Dewsbury-Hall
    6.6 / 10
  • 9Jamie Vardy
    6.5 / 10
  • 42Boubakary Soumaré
    6.3 / 10
  • 27Timothy Castagne
    6.2 / 10
  • 6Jonny Evans
    6.2 / 10
  • 2James Justin
    6.2 / 10
  • 7Harvey Barnes
    6.2 / 10
  • 3Wout Faes
    6 / 10
  • 1Danny Ward
    5.9 / 10
  • 25Wilfred Ndidi
    5.7 / 10

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