Tottenham’s Harry Kane has scored 199 Premier League goals in 303 games, and would be the third player to reach 200 after Alan Shearer (260) and Wayne Rooney (208). A goal in this game would see him reach the milestone in fewer games than the other two (Shearer 306, Rooney 462). Manchester City striker Erling Haaland has scored 25 goals in 19 Premier League appearances this season – only two players have ever scored more in their debut Premier League campaign; Andrew Cole (34 in 1993-94) and Kevin Phillips (30 in 1999-00). Man City’s Riyad Mahrez has been involved in more Premier League goals against Tottenham than he has any other opponent (11 – 7 goals, 4 assists), with the Algerian having a hand in three of the Citizens’ goals in their 4-2 win in January.
Man City manager Pep Guardiola has lost all four of his visits to the Tottenham Hotspur Stadium in all competitions – it’s the away ground he’s managed at the most without ever winning in his managerial career. Manchester City have lost two of their last five Premier League away games (W3), as many as in their previous 37 on the road. They last lost back-to-back away league games in May/August 2021, the second of which was at Tottenham. Tottenham have conceded at least twice in each of their last five Premier League home games, last conceding 2+ goals in more consecutive home league games between September-November 1988 (6).
Tottenham got back to winning ways against Fulham last time out in the Premier League and now meet City for the second time in less than a month. The Citizens came out on top in January, coming from 2-0 down at half-time to win 4-2 thanks to a brace from Riyad Mahrez. Tottenham vs Man City: How to follow This Premier League clash will take place on Sunday, February 5. Kick-off at the Tottenham Hotspur Stadium is scheduled for 4:30pm. The game will be available to watch live on Sky Sports Main Event and Sky Sports Premier League. Alternatively, fans can purchase a Now TV day pass for £11. 99 and stream the match. talkSPORT.
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Tottenham vs Man City LIVE: Conte to miss clash as Citizens look to close gap to ArsenalTottenham welcome Manchester City to London on Sunday for what is set to be a crucial game in the Premier League title race. Pep Guardiola’s side can cut the deficit to leaders Arsenal to just two points after the Gunners lost 1-0 at Everton on Saturday. Getty Conte could miss Spurs’ game against Man City at the weekend Spurs are set to be without their manager Antonio Conte on the sidelines after the club revealed he has had to have surgery to remove his gallbladder.
He will compete with Emerson Royal for a starting spot with both Djed Spence and Matt Doherty leaving the club. Spurs should have a full squad available with Lucas Moura returning to training and Richarlison nearing full fitness. As for City, Rico Lewis is expected to start with Joao Cancelo leaving to join Bayern Munich on loan. John Stones may be set for a spell on the sidelines after he was substituted with a suspected hamstring injury against Arsenal in the FA Cup. Tottenham vs Man City: What has been said? The unfortunate news about Conte becoming unwell was revealed by Tottenham on Wednesday morning.
Spurs’ statement read: “Antonio Conte recently became unwell with severe abdominal pain, ” read a club statement on social media. “Following a diagnosis of cholecystitis, he will be undergoing surgery to remove his gallbladder today and will return following a period of recuperation. “Everyone at the club wishes him well. ” Conte’s instructions and passion on the sidelines would be a huge miss Tottenham vs Man City: Match facts 23% of Man City midfielder Kevin De Bruyne’s open play passes have ended in the opposition penalty area this season, the highest rate of any player with at least 300 passes in the Premier League this term.
They’ve also conceded the first goal in each of these five games, last doing so in six straight home league games between April-September 2003. Tottenham have lost four of their last five Premier League home games (W1), the first time they’ve lost as many in a five-game spell since August-November 2014 (also 4/5). They’ve lost their last two at home, last losing three in a row in September 2008.