Manchester City v Tottenham Preview
This savoury clash will provide us with another bit of knowledge on where the Premier League will reside next season or will it? Whatever happens one thing is for sure another Manchester City defeat at the Etihad could spell the end of the Citizen’s title bid!
The last nine Premier League games between these two sides have seen 41 goals scored.
Man City have won eight and lost two of the last 10 Premier League meetings with Spurs, including victories in the last five in a row at the Etihad Stadium.
Manchester City have not beaten any side currently in the top six of the Premier League table this season (W0 D3 L4).
Sergio Aguero has scored 10 goals in eight Barclays Premier League appearances against
Aguero’s minutes per goal rate of one every 108.2 minutes is the best of any player with at least five goals scored in Premier League history.
Manchester City have scored the highest proportion of goals from outside the box in the Premier League this season (23%).
Tottenham have conceded a league-low one goal from outside the box in the Premier League in 2015-16.
Mauricio Pochettino has defeated a Manuel Pellegrini side just once in 12 meetings between the two in the Premier League or La Liga (W1 D2 L9).
Dele Alli has had a hand in 11 goals in his last 14 Premier League games for Spurs (six goals, five assists).
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