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Aston Villa vs Tottenham Hotspur: A Chance for Spurs

13:37, 12 Feb 2020

Aston Villa and Tottenham Hotspur meet this weekend at Villa Park for the twenty-sixth match of the Premier League season. Aston Villa are seventeenth in the league with 25 points having won 7 games, drawn 4 and lost 14. Tottenham Hotspur are sixth in the league with 37 points having won 10 games, drawn 7 and lost 8.

Aston Villa have produced some mixed results in recent weeks. They lost 2 – 1 to Bournemouth but defeated Leicester City 2 – 1 and Watford 2 – 1. Before that they drew 1 – 1 with Brighton & Hove but lost 1 – 6 to Manchester City. Tottenham Hotspur have been in good form. They defeated Southampton 3 – 2 in their last game and Manchester City 2 – 0 before that. Prior to that, they drew 1 – 1 with Southampton, defeated Norwich City 2 – 1 and drew 0 – 0 with Watford.

The teams played each other last August for the first time since 2017 and Spurs won 3 – 1. Tottenham also won the teams’ three previous meetings dating back to November 2015. Since 2009, the teams have played seventeen times and Villa has won just one of those games.