Tottenham Hotspur v Leicester City

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9 Feb 2019
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Tottenham Hotspur will be going for a fourth successive Premier League victory as they attempt to close the five-point gap to table-topping Manchester City and Liverpool.

Leicester City are looking for their first win in five league matches.

Team News

Tottenham Hotspur remain without Dele Alli (hamstring) and Harry Kane (ankle), while Ben Davies (groin) is still undergoing rehabilitation.

Vincent Janssen (knee) and Eric Dier (illness) are also both sidelined.

Leicester City midfielder Marc Albrighton (hamstring) could be out for the rest of the season.

January signing Youri Tielemans is available while defender Daniel Amartey is still recovering from an ankle injury.

Did you know?

Spurs have set a new PL record after going 29 matches without a draw. The last top-flight team to have a longer run were Portsmouth between March 1928 and February 1929, with 38 matches.

Mauricio Pochettino’s side have won their last three PL fixtures with goals scored in the final 10 minutes.

Son Heung-min has had a hand in five goals in his last two PL starts against Leicester, scoring three times and assisting twice.

Leicester’s Jamie Vardy has been directly involved in seven goals in his last seven PL appearances against Spurs, netting four goals and providing three assists.

Referee: Michael Oliver
 Simon Bennett, Stuart Burt
Fourth official:
 Lee Mason

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