Tottenham have the prospect to go to the highest of the Premier League desk once they face newly-promoted Luton City on Saturday, reside on talkSPORT.
Spurs have not been prime of England’s top-flight since beneath Jose Mourinho two years in the past however have loved a surprising begin to the season.
Ange Postecoglou has loved the most effective begin within the membership’s historical past with Tottenham unbeaten in eight Premier League matches.
The north Londoners’ controversial 2-1 win over Liverpool put them one level behind champions Manchester Metropolis.
Tottenham can go above Metropolis having been booked on this weekend’s early kick-off and have received 12 of their final 14 Premier League video games in opposition to promoted sides, shedding simply as soon as.
Luton will look to bounce again from a disappointing 2-1 defeat to fellow promoted aspect Burnley in midweek.
The Hatters stay above the Clarets on purpose distinction to maintain themselves out of the relegation zone however have but to win at house this marketing campaign.
Luton vs Tottenham: talkSPORT protection
This Premier League conflict will happen on Saturday, October 7.
Kick-off at Kenilworth Highway is scheduled for 12:30pm.
talkSPORT may have reside and unique protection of the sport, introduced by Reshmin Chowdhury.
Commentary comes from Sam Matterface and former England striker Dean Ashton.
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Luton vs Tottenham: Workforce information
Amari’i Bell suffered a hamstring damage in opposition to Burnley and appears set to affix the rising damage record for the house aspect.
Albert Sambi Lokonga, Gabriel Osho, Dan Potts and Jordan Clark are all sidelined, however Ross Barkley is closing in on a return.
Tottenham have a number of well being considerations of their very own, as Manor Solomon joins long-term absentee Ivan Perisic.
Ryan Sessegnon, Alfie Whiteman, Rodrigo Bentancur and Giovani Lo Celso stay out, whereas each Brennan Johnson and Bryan Gil will face late health assessments.
Nevertheless, Heung-min Son and James Maddison are each match and have educated forward of the sport.
Luton vs Tottenham: Match info
- Tottenham have scored at the very least twice in all seven of their Premier League video games beneath Ange Postecoglou – no supervisor has ever seen his crew rating 2+ targets in his first eight video games in cost within the competitors earlier than.
- Tottenham are unbeaten of their eight matches beneath Ange Postecoglou this season (W5 D3), although a kind of attracts noticed them eradicated from the League Cup by way of penalties. It is the most effective unbeaten begin any Tottenham supervisor has had within the membership’s historical past.
- Tottenham have had extra photographs than another Premier League aspect this season (138), with their common of 19.7 photographs per recreation their highest on file in a single marketing campaign (since 1997-98). They’ve had at the very least 20 efforts in three of their final 4 league video games, as many instances as they’d finished of their earlier 28.
- Tottenham are unbeaten in eight Premier League video games (W6 D2), with no aspect at present on an extended run with out defeat than Spurs.
- Tottenham have received 12 of their final 14 Premier League video games in opposition to promoted sides (D1 L1), already beating Burnley and Sheffield United this season. They’ve not misplaced to a aspect of their debut season within the competitors since 2010-11 (1-3 in opposition to Blackpool).
- Luton have received simply certainly one of their final 10 house league video games in opposition to London sides (D5 L4), beating QPR 3-1 in October final season.
- Spurs are unbeaten in 9 league video games in opposition to Luton (W5 D4) since a 2-0 away defeat in November 1987, with Ian Allinson scoring a brace for the Hatters.
- That is the primary assembly between Luton and Tottenham in any competitors since a goalless attract a top-flight recreation at Kenilworth Highway in March 1992.
- Son Heung-min has scored six targets in his final 4 Premier League video games for Spurs, as many as he had in his earlier 23 mixed. He is additionally been concerned in 31 targets in his final 32 appearances in opposition to promoted sides (21 targets, 10 assists), netting a hat-trick at Burnley earlier this season.
- Luton boss Rob Edwards is trying to be the primary Welsh supervisor to win a Premier League recreation in opposition to Tottenham since Mark Hughes with Stoke in Could 2015. Since then, Welshmen have drawn 4 and misplaced seven in opposition to Spurs, shedding the final 5 in a row by an combination rating of 18-2.
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