• Tottenham have kept four clean sheets in their last five Barclays Premier League home games but shipped five against Man City in the other match.
  • Arsenal have kept only one clean sheet in their last seven Barclays Premier League away games and have won none of the last three (D1 L2).
  • Only Liverpool v Newcastle (126) has seen more goals than Arsenal v Tottenham (125) in Premier League history.
  • Emmanuel Adebayor has scored more goals than any other player in north London derby history (10 – eight for Arsenal and two for Spurs).
  • Arsenal have won none of the last five Premier League north London derbies at White Hart Lane (W0 D2 L3) with all three defeats by a 1-2 scoreline.
  • Per Mertesacker has scored in two of his last three Premier League games against Spurs.
  • Olivier Giroud has scored the opening goal in seven different Premier League matches this season; more often than any other player.
  • Tottenham have kept just one clean sheet in their last 30 Premier League north London derbies (Feb 2009).
  • Tottenham are seeking their 50th league win over the Gunners. Arsenal have won 63 and there have been 41 draws.
  • Tottenham have made 13 errors leading to goal in the Premier League this season, three more than any other side. Three of them came last weekend against Chelsea.