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Premier League

  • January 11, 2012
  • • 2:45 PM
  • • White Hart Lane, London
  • Referee: M. Atkinson
  • • Attendance: 36132

Premier League Preview: Tottenham - Everton

Visitors have a healthy record against Harry Redknapp's title chasers in north London, with the last league game at Goodison Park also ending in a win for the Toffees



Walker, Kaboul, Dawson, Assou-Ekotto
Van der Vaart, Livermore, Modric, Bale
Adebayor, Defoe
Hibbert, Heitinga, Distin, Baines
Gueye, Neville, Fellaini, Anichebe
Tottenham boss Harry Redknapp is unable to call on the services of William Gallas (calf), Tom Huddlestone (ankle), Ledley King (hamstring) or Sandro (calf) due to their respective injuries. Scott Parker sustained a knee problem during the 1-1 draw with Swansea City and Redknapp has said he is a big doubt for the game.

Meanwhile, Everton manager has to assess the fitness of several players as he has many who are doubtful for this clash.

Ross Barkley was ruled out of the FA Cup clash with Tamworth due to a knee problem, and could make it in time to push for a place in the squad. Tim Cahill also missed the FA Cup game, and remains doubtful for this one. Seamus Coleman, Tony Hibbert, Leon Osman and Jack Rodwell are also concerns.

  • Tottenham Hotspur is undefeated in its last five games in the Premier League, and sits in third place behind Manchester City and Manchester United.
  • The unbeaten streak has been an alternating series of wins and draws. The club's last game - against West Bromwich Albion - was a victory.
  • After Manchester City and Liverpool, Spurs have the joint third best defense in the top flight, having let in only 20 goals so far.
  • The north London club have also lost only one league game in their own backyard this season, which was a 5-0 defeat at the hands of Manchester City.
  • Everton has won three of its last five league games at White Hart Lane, and also beat Spurs in the league at Goodison Park last season.
  • If all games ended at half-time, the Toffees would have been at the rock bottom of the table.
  • Everton is only slightly behind in the overall record between the two teams, as Spurs have won 59 matches with the visitors having 53 wins to their name. A further 49 fixtures ended in draws.
  • The Toffees have won four, lost four and drawn one on their travels in the league so far.
  • This game was originally scheduled to take place on the opening weekend of the season but was postponed due to rioting in Tottenham.


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Last Five Matches
Team News
Available Squads
24Brad FriedelGoalkeeper
4Younes KaboulDefender
20Michael DawsonDefender
2Kyle WalkerDefender
32Benoit Assou-EkottoDefender
11Gareth BaleMidfielder
7Aaron LennonMidfielder
23Rafael van der VaartMidfielder
19Luka ModricMidfielder
14Jake LivermoreMidfielder
10Emmanuel AdebayorStriker
23Carlo CudiciniGoalkeeper
5S. BassongDefender
3Danny RoseMidfielder
21Niko KranjcarMidfielder
22Steven PienaarMidfielder
9Roman PavlyuchenkoStriker
18Jermain DefoeStriker
24Tim HowardGoalkeeper
3Leighton BainesDefender
5John HeitingaDefender
15Sylvain DistinDefender
7Diniyar BilyaletdinovMidfielder
17Tim CahillMidfielder
18Phil NevilleDefender
25Marouane FellainiMidfielder
8Louis SahaStriker
10Landon DonovanStriker
28Victor AnichebeStriker
1Jan MuchaGoalkeeper
34Shane DuffyDefender
10Royston DrentheMidfielder
19Magaye GueyeStriker
27Apostolos VelliosStriker
11Denis StracqualursiStriker
16James McFaddenStriker
Players to Watch
Rafael van der Vaart
Rafael van der Vaart
Position: Midfielder
Squad Number: 23
Games Goals YC RC
0 0 0 0
Leighton Baines
Leighton Baines
Position: Defender
Squad Number: 3
Games Goals YC RC
0 0 0 0

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