Match Preview: Tottenham vs Everton

Tottenham Hotspur face Everton in an afternoon clash at Wembley Stadium on the 13th January 2018.

Everton’s £27m new signing Cenk Tosun is line to make his debut against Tottenham as he completed his move from Besiktas earlier this transfer window.

Meanwhile Tottenham are three points off Liverpool and a win will put pressure on the reds who face Manchester City on Sunday. In the previous fixture, Tottenham won 3-0 at Goodison Park.

Team News:

Tottenham will be without Harry Winks when they face Everton tomorrow. Winks has been battling an ankle injury and has yet to recover. Toby Alderweireld and Danny Rose are also out injured and will not feature against Everton.

New signing Cenk Tosun will be available to make his debut against Tottenham. The Turkish international signed for the Toffees last week and is in the match day squad.

Michael Keane is a doubt for tomorrows game after he suffered a gash on his foot. Midfielder Idrissa Gueye is also out for tomorrows game with a hamstring injury.

Opta Stats:

Tottenham are unbeaten in their last 10 Premier League games against Everton (W5 D5), their longest such run against them since a run of 13 between 1997 and 2003.

Everton haven’t won away in the league at Spurs since November 2008 (1-0), drawing three and losing five since then.

The Toffees’ last three visits to Wembley Stadium have ended in 1-2 defeats – against Chelsea in the 2009 FA Cup final, Liverpool in the 2012 FA Cup semi-final and Manchester United in the 2016 FA Cup semi-final.

Everton have won only one of their last 43 Premier League away games against one of the ‘big six’ (1-0 at Man Utd in December 2013) – drawing 15 and losing 27.

Harry Kane is also just one goal away from equalling Teddy Sheringham (97) as Tottenham’s highest scorer in the Premier League.

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