Tottenham host Liverpool tonight as each side look to interrupt into the Premier League’s high 4 with a win.
The Reds lead sixth-placed Spurs by a degree going into their conflict in north London.
The champions have been in woeful kind not too long ago and misplaced their final top-flight conflict to Burnley.
Tottenham, in the meantime, noticed off Sheffield United of their final league outing.
Liverpool beat Spurs 2-1 at Anfield final month with Roberto Firmino netting a 90th-minute winner.
Tottenham vs Liverpool: Tips on how to hear
This match will get underneath manner at 8:15pm on Thursday, January 28.
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Tottenham vs Liverpool: Group information
Tottenham defender Sergio Reguilon seems set to be out for 3 weeks with a muscle damage.
It may go away Jose Mourinho in a decent spot in opposition to Liverpool as Ben Davies and Matt Doherty are additionally doubts.
Dele Alli is unavailable due to a tendon drawback whereas Giovani Lo Celso is a long-term absentee.
Liverpool captain Jordan Henderson is able to return having missed the previous two video games with a muscle pressure.
Joel Matip can be assessed forward of tonight’s sport however must be match to begin.
Naby Keita and Diogo Jota should not able to return but however are edging nearer to full health.
Tottenham vs Liverpool: What has been mentioned?
Tottenham boss Jose Mourinho: “For me, Liverpool is a tremendous crew and so they can nonetheless win the Premier League.
“The crew is identical or higher. The coach is identical or higher. As a result of as a coach, it’s a job the place expertise lets you be higher. As a result of, for me, a coach with yet one more yr is best than beforehand.
“They acquired some excellent gamers. They misplaced a basic participant, they misplaced a basic participant, we are able to say what we wish, we are able to attempt to conceal issues, however some gamers are particular and they’re inconceivable to switch so even typically the defensive course of has a relation with dropping an attacking participant.
“The attacking course of additionally is expounded to a defensive participant that you’ve misplaced. It may possibly appear to be a contradiction however will not be a contradiction. However it isn’t a contradiction.
“A crew very secure defensively is a crew with significantly better situations to assault and vice versa. They misplaced (Virgil) Van Dijk. It’s very, essential for them.
“If that they had one or two outcomes, not the perfect outcomes, they didn’t rating as many targets as regular then it’s regular they went into a bit part of a bit little bit of much less confidence, a bit little bit of much less outcomes however, for me, they’re the identical. For me, nothing adjustments in the way in which I look to Liverpool.”
Tottenham vs Liverpool: Match stats and info
- Tottenham have misplaced their final 5 league matches in opposition to Liverpool – they’ve by no means misplaced six in a row in opposition to the Reds.
- Liverpool want to win three consecutive away league matches in opposition to Spurs for the very first time, successful 2-1 in 2018/19 and 1-Zero in 2019/20.
- That is the primary time Tottenham and Liverpool have ever met on a Thursday within the top-flight. Liverpool have crushed Spurs on every of the opposite six days of the week, and so they may change into the third crew to beat them on all seven in top-flight historical past after Everton and West Ham.
- Following their 2-Zero win in opposition to Man City final season, Tottenham want to win consecutive house video games in opposition to reigning Premier League champions for the primary time since beating Manchester United in each 1999-00 and 2000-01.
- Solely Man City have scored the opening aim in additional totally different Premier League video games than Tottenham this season. Spurs have misplaced none of their 12 video games when scoring first however have dropped 10 factors from such video games (W7 D5).
- Liverpool have picked up only one win of their final eight away Premier League video games (D5 L2), netting as many targets in that one win – 7-Zero vs Crystal Palace – as they’ve managed of their seven winless video games on this run.
- Regardless of going through Liverpool’s Jurgen Klopp solely eight instances within the league, solely in opposition to Pep Guardiola (5) has Spurs boss José Mourinho misplaced extra video games than he has in opposition to Klopp (4).
- Tottenham supervisor Jose Mourinho has misplaced his final three league conferences with Liverpool, his longest dropping run in opposition to an opponent in his top-flight managerial league profession. He has solely suffered back-to-back house league defeats in opposition to an opponent as soon as, dropping to Man City in 2016/17 and 2017/18 with Manchester United.
- Liverpool’s Roberto Firmino has scored in 4 of his final 5 Premier League matches in opposition to Spurs, scoring the successful aim in three of these 4 video games, together with within the reverse fixture earlier this season.
- Tottenham striker Harry Kane is trying to rating in 4 consecutive Premier League video games for the primary time since January 2019. Every of his final 5 league targets for Spurs have come within the first half of video games.