Tottenham Hotspur will be determined to put pressure on the Premier League teams around them when they host Aston Villa at Tottenham Hotspur Stadium on Sunday.
Hosts Tottenham Hotspur sit in fourth place on 30 points through 16 matches. Tottenham earned a point in their last Premier League match, drawing 2-2 at Gtech Community Stadium against Brentford.
Aston Villa suffered a 3-1 defeat against Liverpool at Villa Park in their last Premier League match, putting them in 12th place on 18 points.
The previous Premier League fixture between the teams saw Tottenham emerge victorious 4-0 at Villa Park last season. Son Heung-Min led Spurs with three goals, netting in the third, third, 66th, 66th, 71st, and 71st minute. Dejan Kulusevski also was on target.
Harry Kane has caught the eye for Tottenham this season. The striker is the side’s top scorer with 13 goals, which is the second highest in the league in 2022/2023, four of those having been the crucial first of the match.
Aston Villa’s leading attacking threat has been Danny Ings, who has netted on five occasions.
Hosts Tottenham have been tough to beat at home this season with six wins and just two losses in eight Premier League contests. Aston Villa will seek to address a poor run of results away from home this season with two draws, five losses, and just one win in league away contests.
In their last six league matches, Tottenham have won two, drawn one and lost three. Aston Villa, meanwhile, have won three and lost three in their last six