Sunderland vs Tottenham Odds – Tuesday 31st January 2017 – 19:45
Sunderland are 7/1 with the draw at 19/5 and Tottenham are 4/11
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Sunderland welcome Tottenham to the Stadium of Light in a congested week of Premier League fixtures, with both sides in mixed form.
The Black Cats come into this match on the back of a 2-0 defeat away against West Brom, with Moyes men really struggling.
Darren Fletcher opened the scoring for the Baggies in the 30th minute, with the former United man grabbing a rare goal.
Chris Brunt scored West Brom’s second goal just six minutes later, with Sunderland’s poor defence uncovered again.
It means the Baggies solidify their position in the top ten, in the process inflicting a fourth defeat in five matches.
David Moyes will be targeting a much-needed win in this fixture, with Sunderland without a win in their last seven matches.
They have lost four of their last six Premier League fixtures, with West Brom, Stoke and two defeats against Burnley.
Those results mean that Sunderland are bottom of the table, with the Black Cats three points off safety.
The Black Cats will be looking for their fifth win of the season, in turn avoiding a fourth successive defeat.
Black Cats Underdogs
Sunderland come into this match as underdogs, with Tottenham’s excellent form cancelling out the home advantage.
This will be a tough fixture for the Black Cats, with Tottenham enjoying an incredible run of form.
David Moyes’ side will be looking to end a run of seven games without a win against Tottenham.
Spurs In Great Form
Spurs come into this match on the back of a 4-3 win against Wycombe, with Tottenham scoring two late goals.
Paul Hayes gave the Wanderers a dream start, scoring in the 23rd minute to shock the White Hart Lane faithful.
Hayes doubled their advantage from the penalty spot in the 36th minute, to send Gareth Ainsworths men into dreamland.
Tottenham struck back in the second half, through goals from Heung-Min Son (60) and Vincent Janssen (64) from the penalty spot.
Gareth Thompson sent Wycombe into the lead for the third time (83), before Dele Alli (89) and Heung-Min Son (90+7) broke Wycombe hearts.
Spurs Targeting Silverware
Tottenham have had a good league season so far, with this win another incredible highlight of the season.
They had gone into the fixture on the back of five successive wins in all competitions, the draw against City ending an excellent festive period.
Mauricio Pochettino will have been delighted with their recent form, with attention now turning back to the nine-point deficit in the Premier League.
Tottenham come into this match as favourites, with their excellent form informing those odds.
This will be a tough fixture for Pochettino’s men, with Sunderland battling relegation and in need of points.
Tottenham will be looking to continue their overall record against Sunderland, with Spurs winning 43, drawing 28 and losing 35 of 106 matches.
Both teams are 10/11 on to score. The first goalscorer odds for Sunderland are Jermain Defoe is at 15/2 with Joel Asoro at 11/1. For Tottenham, Harry Kane is at 5/2 with Dele Alli at 7/2.
The last time that these two sides met Tottenham won 1-0 and the odds of the same result are 6/1.
Sunderland vs Tottenham Odds
Tip 1 – Alli to score first @ 7/2
Tip 2 – Tottenham to win 2-1 @ 7/1