Lawro predicts Spurs to beat West Brom


Harry Redknapp - Tottenham Hotspur News

BBC football pundit Mark Lawrenson has predicted that Tottenham Hotspur will beat West Bromwich Albion on Tuesday.

Lawro incorrectly predicted that Spurs would beat Swansea 2-0 at the Liberty in our last match, when it turned out to be a 1-1 stalemate in Wales.

He told BBC Sport Online: “Tottenham did not play well at Swansea and, for me, that was the game they had to win to show me they are title contenders. I need to see them play poorly on the road and win, because that is how you win the league.

“But I think we will see a very different performance when they come back to White Hart Lane. You know they will go at West Brom’s throats and, although the Baggies are usually solid defensively, Spurs have the players like Luka Modric and Gareth Bale to unlock them.

“West Brom were very ordinary in their defeat by Everton on New Year’s Day, which was a surprise considering the nice little run of form Roy Hodgson had them on at the end of 2011, but I cannot see them getting anything here.

“Prediction: 2-0.”

Have something to tell us about this article?


  1. Lawrenson made a wild statement here as Swansea look like a good side.Glad to see Hansen back on MOTD as he generally puts in the best content. Its a shame when you get a football underachiever like Ricketts slagging him off on Twitter for his "coloured" comments. It seems that people in general are just looking for the chance to abuse as soon as there is something they don't agree with or supposedly interferes with their sense of anti-rascism . These same people would cry like babies if people did the same thing to them.

  2. It’s perfect time to make a few plans for the longer term and it’s time to be happy. I have learn this submit and if I may I desire to recommend you some attention-grabbing things or suggestions. Perhaps you could write next articles regarding this article. I wish to learn even more issues approximately it!


Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.