Premier League 2020-21
Wolverhampton Wanderers vs. Tottenham Hotspur– Mon, 28th December
Wolves vs. Tottenham Match Prediction:
Wolverhampton Wanderers host Tottenham Hotspur at Molineux on Monday, with both sides eyeing to hop back from losses last week.
Tottenham Hotspur has fallen from being at the top of the league to the sixth spot after just two defeats. After Roberto Firmino gave Liverpool a 2-1 win over Hotspurs in the last minute, Jose Mourinho’s team were dominated at home by Leicester City, as they were defeated 2-0.
Interrogations have been made of Mourinho’s tactic in the Leicester game, as Spurs were subjugated and were fortunate to have only lost that match by two goals. James Maddison even had a goal interestedly side-lined by VAR for an offside. Nonetheless, this week, Tottenham succeeded in beating Stoke 3-1 to secure a seat for the Carabao Cup semifinal, where they will face Brentford.
As for Wolves, as forecasted by today, match predictions are finding for uniformity. The last time they played here, they fashioned an excellent second-half play to beat Chelsea 2-1, with Pedro Neto hitting the winner in extra time. On Monday, match tips infer they played at Turf Moor and were languishing for large parts of the match, which they ultimately lost 2-1.
Head to head, Tottenham Hotspur, has won 48 of the 97 matches that they have encountered against Wolves. The Midlands team has outplayed the Spurs only 29 times, while 20 matches have ended in draws previously.
Wolverhampton Wanderer’s recent form guide: W-L-D-D-W
Tottenham Hotspur recent form guide: D-W-D-L-L
Without Jimenez, Wolverhampton will be striving to find a steady source of goals, even though they have won against some right sides without him. Today match prediction is forecasting that they will fall a little short against Spurs at Molineux on Monday.
Tottenham Hotspur will win this match.
Wolverhampton Wanderers will be without Raul Jimenez and Jonny’s services for the long-term, while Leander Dendoncker is also said to be out of action for a few weeks more as per betting tips.
Nuno Espírito Santo is likely to make alterations from the team that started against Burnley on Monday, with Willy Boly possibly coming in for Max Kilman at the back. Simultaneously, Fabio Silva might substitute Owen Otasowie in the squad as said by match tips.
For Spurs, betting tips reckon Japhet Tanganga is out with a shoulder injury. There are also apprehensions over whether Argentine duo Erik Lamela and Giovani Lo Celso will play any role in this game. Gareth Bale has also arisen as an uncertainty, having grieved a calf injury in the first section of the encounter with Stoke. Still, the Wales global is improbable to start even if he is available for the mixture.
Wolverhampton Wanderers Predicted XI: Rui Patricio; Joao Moutinho, Adama Traore, Ruben Neves, Rayan Ait-Nouri; Willy Boly, Conor Coady, Romain Saiss; Nelson Semedo, Daniel Podence, and Pedro Neto.
Tottenham Hotspur Predicted XI: Hugo Lloris; Tanguy Ndombele; Pierre-Emile Hojbjerg, Moussa Sissoko, Harry Kane, Steven Bergwijn, Serge Aurier, Toby Alderweireld, Eric Dier, Sergio Reguilon; Son Heung-Min.