The FourFourTwo Preview: Tottenham vs Man United

It was United's rivals Manchester City who sent Andre Villas-Boas' men to a 6-0 defeat last weekend - their worst result in the Premier League since a 7-1 loss to Newcastle United in December 1996 - destroying the best defensive record in the English top flight in the process.

A UEFA Europa League triumph over Tromso did little to distract from Tottenham's domestic struggles, with consecutive defeats compounded by a persistent inability to find the net.

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