Tottenham vs Gent Betting Preview, Europa League Betting Tips

Tottenham vs Gent Odds – Thursday 23rd February 2017 – 20:05 – BT Sport 

Tottenham are 30/100 with the draw at 17/4 and Gent are 9/1

Betting tips and match preview | UEFA Europa League

Tottenham welcome Gent to Wembley Stadium in the Europa League, with a place in the last 16 at stake.

Spurs come into this match on the back of a 3-0 win against Fulham on Sunday, with Tottenham recovering in style.

Tottenham came into the match under some pressure, after another poor European performance.

They bounced back in style in this FA Cup fixture, with Harry Kane firing them to the Quarter Finals of the draw.

England International Kane scored in the 16th, 51st and 73rd minute, to guarantee Tottenham’s progression to face Millwall.

Spurs Targeting Silverware

Tottenham have had a good league season so far, they have endured a horror show in Europe though.

They are in mixed form after the Liverpool & Gent defeats, they were the first defeats of 2017 though.

Mauricio Pochettino will have been delighted with their recent form, they will be looking to bounce back in this tie though.

Osorio scored the only goal of the game in last weeks tie, with Spurs looking to complete a comeback in this tie.

Spurs Favourites

Tottenham come into this match as favourites, with their excellent season and pedigree informing the odds.

This will be a tough fixture for Pochettino’s men, with Tottenham less than convincing at Wembley this season.

Tottenham will be looking to register their first win in the Europa League this season, a 2-0 win would secure progression.

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Gent In Good Form

The Belgians come into the match on the back of a 1-1 draw away at Standard Liege, a hard fought contest.

It was a good result for Gent, who will face more of the same in a tough assignment at Wembley Stadium.

Sa (44) gave the hosts the lead, with the goal coming just before half time to ensure Liege went into the break ahead.

That didn’t last long though, with Mitrovic (51) scoring just six minutes after the restart to ensure a share of the spoils.

They find themselves narrowly off the top six, with three points separating the sides in 8th and 6th.

Gent Need Wins

AA Gent have been on a mixed run in their last six matches, but they have tasted defeat just once during that time.

Their last win came a week ago, against Tottenham at home and they will be looking to cause an upset.

This fixture will provide a tough test for the Belgian side, with Tottenham looking for revenge and to progress in this tournament.

They have had a mixed run of results in the Europa League to date, with three wins, two draws and two defeats.

Gent Underdogs

Gent come into this match as underdogs, despite their excellent win last week home advantage will be key.

This will be a tough fixture for the Belgian side, with Tottenham in good form despite their recent defeat.

The Belgians will be looking to register their second win against Tottenham, with a win guaranteeing their progression.

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Both teams are 11/10 on to score. The first goalscorer odds for Tottenham are Harry Kane at 11/4 with Dele Alli and Vincent Janssen at 4/1. For Gent, Kalifa Coulibaly and Jeremy Perbet are at 11/1 with Moses Simon and Danijel Milicevic at 18/1.

The last time that these two sides met in the Europa League Gent won 1-0, and the odds of the same result are 22/1.

Tottenham vs Gent Odds

Tip 1 – Simon to score first @ 12/1

Tip 2 – Gent to win 2-1 @ 14/1