Tottenham Hotspur Starting XI Prediction vs Arsenal FC


Tottenham Hotspur won’t have to wait long for a chance to put their ugly loss to a London rival last night behind them. Because Saturday afternoon brings another crunch clash against another London rival where the stakes will once again indeed by sky high.

Last night saw the final flames of Spurs Premier League title hopes extinguished for this season, but Mauricio Pochettino’s side still has plenty left to play for. They are comfortably in third place right now, but need to get momentum back on their side after two very disappointing losses.

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It’s going to be a very competitive three way battle for that final UCL qualification slot, and if Spurs keep slipping, they could find themselves in the midst of that highly contested battle for fourth place.

Let’s take a look at who Spurs boss Mauricio Pochettino may select in his first team for the north London derby.

Tottenham Hotspur Starting XI Prediction vs Arsenal 4-3-3

Attack: Christian Eriksen, Harry Kane, Son Heung-Min

Midfield: Harry Winks, Lucas Moura Moussa Sissoko

Defense:  Danny Rose,  Jan Vertonghen, Toby Alderweireld, Kieran Trippier

Goalkeeper: Hugo Lloris


Arsenal at Tottenham Hotspur FYIs

Kick-off: Saturday March 2nd, Wembley Stadium, 12:30 pm local

Injury Report for both sides: go to this link

Starting XI Predictions: Tottenham Hotspur   Arsenal FC

Premier League Series History: Arsenal wins 20, Draws 21, Tottenham Hotspur wins 12

Odds via Odds Checker: Tottenham Hotspur 11/10, Draw 11/4, Chelsea FC 27/10

Google Result Probability: Tottenham win 46%, Draw 27%, Arsenal win 27%

Prediction: Tottenham Hotspur 2, Arsenal 2

Paul M. Banks runs The Sports, which is partnered with News Now. Banks, a former writer for NBC and Chicago, regularly appears as a guest pundit on WGN CLTV and co-hosts the “Let’s Get Weird, Sports” podcast on SB Nation

He also contributes sociopolitical essays to Chicago NowFollow him on Twitter and Instagram. The content of his cat’s Instagram account is unquestionably superior to his.

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