Stat Attack: Cardiff City vs Tottenham Hotspur

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Tottenham Hotspur Stadium
Dom Le Roy

Tottenham Hotspur will be looking to avenge their shock 3-1 defeat to Wolves by accepting no less than three points when they face Cardiff City in the principality tomorrow evening.

Here are some key facts and stats ahead of the game.

Cardiff have lost all three of their Premier League meetings with Tottenham by a 0-1 scoreline.

Tottenham are unbeaten in their last seven league clashes with Cardiff City (W5 D2) since losing 2-3 in March 1961.

Cardiff City manager Neil Warnock has faced Tottenham in a home Premier League match only once before; his Sheffield United team beat Martin Jol’s Spurs side 2-1 at Bramall Lane in February 2007.

Spurs have won their last five Premier League matches on New Year’s Day since losing 1-2 away at Aston Villa in 2008.

Spurs striker Harry Kane has been involved in six goals in his last two Premier League games on New Year’s Day (4 goals, 2 assists); only two players – Andy Cole and Steven Gerrard (5) – have scored more goals on January 1st in the Premier League than Kane’s four.

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