16/17 Premier League Preview – Matchweek 3: Tottenham (A)

16/17 Premier League Preview – Matchweek 3: Tottenham (A)
August 25, 2016 Gary Fulcher

By Gary Fulcher & Daniel Rhodes.

Liverpool play their fourth consecutive away game of the season with the trip to White Hart Lane to face Tottenham Hotspur. It’s the last league game Liverpool will play at the old White Hart Lane, as Spurs will be moving to a new adjoining 60,ooo capacity stadium next season.

Liverpool go into this game a point behind Spurs, who drew 1-1 at Goodison on the opening day, equalising through Lamela, before beating Palace 1-0 at home with a late header by Wanyama.

Liverpool’s Premier League record against Tottenham (all stats courtesy of lfchistory.net):

Home: P21 W14 D5 L2

Away: P21 W4 D5 L13

Total: P42 W18 D10 L15

Total official games (including domestic cups and UEFA Cup games):  P165 W 78 D41 L47

Goals For: 259

Goals Against: 185

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