Jose Mourinho takes on one of his former sides as the battle for European qualification continues. We preview this clash which could see Man United climb into the top four.
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Spurs vs Man Utd betting tips: Two strong contenders in epic top four race!


Jose Mourinho’s Spurs takes on one of his former sides as the battle for European qualification continues. We preview this clash which could see Manchester United climb into the top four.

Event Details

Who is playing?

Tottenham Hotspur vs Manchester United

What competition is it?

English Premier League

What time is Spurs vs Man United?

20:15 BST, Friday 19th June 2020

Where do Tottenham play?

The Tottenham Hotspur Stadium

Where can I watch Spurs vs Man United?

Sky Sports Main Event and Sky Sports Premier League

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Thoughts on Spurs vs United

Both sides can take points off their rivals and try to secure European qualification. Man United will hope to continue their wonderful run they were on before the break while Tottenham will hope the return of some of their best players will give them a much-needed boost. In the reverse fixture, Mourinho’s first return since Man United sacked him, United won 2-1 thanks to a brace from Marcus Rashford. Both teams have frailties especially at the back and have both been on bad runs during the season. Both sides are better going forward than defending but Mourinho always sets his teams up to be solid at the back especially against a top 6 side.

Spurs still searching for a win

Spurs will hope they can start strongly with their star players returning to action. Spurs have won none of their last 6 games so will need to pick up more points before we can consider them to be serious top 4 contenders. During those last 6 games, Spurs have scored just 5 goals and conceded 11 but will hope the return of Harry Kane will change their fortune.

The North London side have a much better home record than away from home. They have 1.86 PPG at home compared to 1.00 PPG away from home but they may not have as much of an advantage at home with no fans in the ground.

United to continue unbeaten run?

Man United will hope they can continue where they left off and carry on their excellent run of results. During their 10 game unbeaten run, United have scored 28 goals and conceded just twice. However, on average Manchester United score 1.52 goals and concede 1.03 goals per match. 48% of Manchester United’s matches end with both teams scoring and their average total goals per match is 2.55.

Similarly to Tottenham they are better at home than away. They have a PPG of 1.93 at home compared to 1.14 away from home.

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Head to Head

Form

Tottenham Hotspur recent matches

  • RB Leipzig (a) 3-0 defeat
  • Burnley (a) 1-1 draw
  • Norwich (h) 1-1 draw (4-3 defeat on penalties)
  • Wolves (h) 3-2 defeat

Manchester United recent matches

  • LASK (a) 5-0 win
  • Manchester City (h) 2-0 win
  • Derby County (a) 3-0 win
  • Everton (a) 1-1 draw

Top Scorers

Tottenham Hotspur top scorers

  • Harry Kane (Forward) – 11 Premier League goals
  • Heung-Min Son (Forward) – 9 Premier League goals

Manchester United top scorers

  • Marcus Rashford (Forward) – 14 Premier League goals
  • Anthony Martial (Forward) – 11 Premier League goals

Previous meetings

4th December 2019 MUN 2-1 TOT Premier League
13th January 2019 TOT 0-1 MUN Premier League
27th August 2018 MUN 0-3 TOT Premier League

Matthew’s Betting Tip

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*Odds as of the time of writing (Thursday 18th June) and subject to change

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Matthew is a sports undergraduate with previous experience writing sports betting content. Matthew is a fan of football, tennis, cricket and cycling.


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