FM Preview: Tottenham Hotspur v Manchester United 30 Nov 2013

Last updated : 29 November 2013 By Footymad Previewer

Footymad preview History of the Tottenham Hotspur v Manchester United fixture

Manchester United face a trip to Tottenham Hotspur at White Hart Lane on Saturday afternoon, hoping to improve upon an average previous return from this fixture. Of the 77 games played, Red Devils have recorded 25 wins, and Tottenham Hotspur have come away with 26 victories.

The most recent encounter between these two sides at White Hart Lane was less than a year ago, in January 2013, where the two sides shared the spoils courtesy of a 1-1 final scoreline in a Premier League match.

Recent encounters between the teams

Season Date Team Result Team Comp
2012/2013 Sun 20 Jan Tottenham H. 1-1 Man. Utd. Premier League
2012/2013 Sat 29 Sep Man. Utd. 2 - 3 Tottenham H. Premier League
2011/2012 Sun 04 Mar Tottenham H. 1 - 3 Man. Utd. Premier League
2011/2012 Mon 22 Aug Man. Utd. 3 - 0 Tottenham H. Premier League
2010/2011 Sun 16 Jan Tottenham H. 0 - 0 Man. Utd. Premier League
2010/2011 Sat 30 Oct Man. Utd. 2 - 0 Tottenham H. Premier League
2009/2010 Sat 24 Apr Man. Utd. 3 - 1 Tottenham H. Premier League

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Recent respective form guides

Tottenham Hotspur have lost only 1 of the last six at home, but 4 of these games have been drawn. The Spurs's have scored 6 goals in these games, but conceded an alarming 8.

The Red Devils have had a decent run of form away from home recently, unbeaten in the last six, but with four of them resulting in draws. The Red Devils's have scored 7 goals in these games, but conceded an alarming 8.

Tottenham Hotspur's 20 points from 12 games sees them lie inside the top half of the table, in 9th position.

Manchester United lie just outside the playoff positions in the Barclays Premier League, picking up 21 from their 12 games so far.

Current overall team form

Team P W D L F A P
Tottenham Hotspur 6 1 5 0 5 10 8
Manchester United 6 4 2 0 12 3 14

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FootyMad's prediction ...

Manchester United are not doing too bad on their travels, and we think they should continue by carving out a narrow victory at Tottenham Hotspur. Away win

Sequence statistics

Team Sequences
Tottenham Hotspur Unbeaten in the last 4 home games.
Drawn each of their last 2 games.
Not won in the 2 most recent games.
Manchester United Undefeated in last 21 away games.
Drawn each of the last 2 games.
No win in the 2 most recent games.

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