• Tottenham have won four of the last five Barclays Premier League meetings with the Saints, including the last three in a row.
  • Southampton have won three of their last four Barclays Premier League away games, keeping clean sheets in all those victories.
  • The last four Premier League meetings between Spurs and Saints have been decided by a one-goal margin, the last three in Spurs’ favour.
  • Spurs have conceded fewer headed goals than any other team in the Premier League (1).
  • Tottenham are the only Premier League side yet to score in the opening 15 minutes of a Premier League match this season - the last time that managed this was on April 27th 2013.
  • Tottenham have failed to score in three of their last four Premier League games and netted just one in the other match.
  • This is Tottenham’s fourth highest points haul after 30 games of a Premier League season (53), just two points short of their best (55) and one point fewer than at this stage last term (54).
  • 45 points is Southampton’s best total after 30 games of a Premier League season, while they have also scored more goals than ever before at this stage (43).
  • Spurs have kept four clean sheets in their last six Premier League home matches with only Man City and Arsenal breaching their defences in that run.
  • Tim Sherwood has already lost four of his 10 competitive home games as Spurs manager – Andre Villas Boas has lost three of his 13 at White Hart Lane this season before he was sacked.