All the stats and information ahead of Town’s game against Spurs
- Information ahead of Town’s match against Tottenham Hotspur
- Team news ahead of the Terriers’ latest Premier League match
- Fantasy Premier League form and tips prior to the encounter
Jan Siewert’s Huddersfield Town travels to London this weekend to face Tottenham Hotspur at the Tottenham Hotspur Stadium on Saturday 13 April 2019 (12.30pm KO).
Town will be hoping to bounce back after two successive defeats in the Premier League, the latest being a 4-1 defeat at home to Leicester City last weekend.
As for Spurs, they currently sit third in the Premier League table, a point ahead of neighbours Arsenal after 32 games played.
Mauricio Pochettino’s side was without a game at the weekend but was victorious in its last outing on Wednesday 3 April as Spurs blessed the opening of their new Stadium with a 2-0 win over Crystal Palace.
The win against Palace was the Club’s first victory since 10 February 2019 when Spurs beat Leicester City 3-1.
Tottenham Hotspur has played 15 games at home so far in the Premier League, winning 10, drawing one and losing four - 31 points from a possible 45.
Pochettino has been in charge at Spurs since 2014 where he has guided the North London side to three consecutive top four finishes. Prior to this, the Argentine spent a season at fellow Premier League side Southampton.
In the reverse fixture at the John Smith’s Stadium in September, Tottenham came out 2-0 victors courtesy of a Harry Kane double. Town last victorious against Spurs in April 1956 as they won 2-1.
TOTTENHAM HOTSPUR LINE UP AGAINST CRYSTAL PALACE (4-2-3-1)
GK: Hugo Lloris
RB: Kieran Trippier
CB: Toby Alderweireld
CB: Jan Vertonghen
LB: Ben Davies
CM: Moussa Sissoko
CM: Dele Alli
RM: Christian Eriksen
CAM: Son Heung-Min
LM: Danny Rose
ST: Harry Kane
Key Players – FPL Form
Harry Kane – 12.5
The Tottenham front man has returned from injury in some fine form. Since his return against Burnley on Saturday 23 February, Kane has fired in six goals in nine games for club and country.
Son Heung-Min – 8.5
The South Korean forward joined Spurs from Bayer Leverkusen in 2015. Since joining Spurs, Son has made 179 appearances, scoring 64 goals. So far this season, he has scored 12 goals and assisted five times in the Premier League.
Hugo Lloris – 5.4
The French international joined Spurs in 2012 from Lyon. Since then, he has played 288 times for the Club. This season, Lloris has kept 10 clean sheets in the Premier League. He has also faced five penalties and saved two of them.
TEAM NEWS – Tottenham Hotspur
FPL Injury News – Tottenham Hotspur
Erik Lamela – Hamstring injury (75% chance of playing)
Fernando Llorente – Concussion (75% chance of playing)
Eric Dier – Hip injury
Serge Aurier – Hamstring injury
TEAM NEWS – Town
Huddersfield Town Head Coach Jan Siewert will provide the latest update on his team during Thursday’s Press Conference at PPG Canalside.
FPL Injury News - Town
Philip Billing – Back injury (75% chance of playing)
Laurent Depoitre – Foot injury (75% chance of playing)
Adama Diakhaby – Hamstring injury
Abdelhamid Sabiri – Lack of match fitness
Demeaco Duhaney – Hip injury (75% chance of playing)
Matty Daly – Illness (75% chance of playing)
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