Tottenham vs Southampton: Betting Tips, Odds & Predictions

Tottenham vs Southampton
Tottenham vs Southampton, Premier League, Tottenham Hotspur Stadium

The match is over.
Score: 2-1.

Spurs have not had it all their own way so far this season and will be hoping that with a home crowd behind them they can pick up the three points to climb the league.

Our Betting Tips

Southampton have only managed six goals so far this season and the Tottenham defence will be thinking that they can keep a misfiring Saints forward line at bay.

Tottenham fans will feel that this game is there for the taking. Southampton have not done badly so far this season but are not scoring many – Spurs could take advantage here.

Spurs should be able to control this match from the kick off – and it would be something of a surprise if Southampton were able to take the lead away from home .

Statistics

Head to Head

This fixture has seen some high scores in the last few years – and Tottenham managed a 3-1 win at home last season. The last time Southampton won in north London was in the 2015/16 season.

Stats

  • Tottenham may have some proven goal scorers in their squad – including the England captain Harry Kane. But their tally of 12 Premier League goals so far this term is just half of Manchester City’s 24.
  • Southampton may not have started incredibly well this season, but the defence is doing their job. Only two other clubs in the bottom half of the table have conceded fewer so far.
  • Harry Kane has taken it upon himself to power Tottenham to glory this season. He has four Premier League goals so far – as well as one in the Champions League.
  • It was not a good season for Southampton last year – and the Saints won just one of their first 16 Premier League games. So this campaign’s two victories already is definitely an improvement.

Our Prediction for Tottenham vs Southampton

Spurs to win

Southampton boosted their forward line in the summer but Che Adams is yet to get off the mark for his new team. He would love to score against Spurs – but there is more likelihood of action down the other end of the pitch in this one.

Darren Williamson is an experienced football writer and tipster, covering everything from the Premier League to League Two. Darren also closely follows European football, cricket, and tennis and lives just outside London with his family. He counts music, food and travel among his non-sporting interests, but can’t go too long without taking in a sporting event or two.

All tips by Darren Williamson

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