Manchester City vs Tottenham Hotspur EPL Tips 2/2/2020
Sunday, February 2, 2020
Tottenham Hotspur Stadium
Tanguy Ndombele and Tottenham Hotspur (9-7-8, 6th in EPL) play Manchester City (16-3-5, 2nd in EPL) at Tottenham Hotspur Stadium on Sunday, February 2, 2020. The probable starting goaltenders are Ederson for Manchester City and Hugo Lloris for Tottenham Hotspur. Man City are at at -172 while Tottenham are priced at +400. The O/U opens at 3.
Manchester City comes into this game holding a record of 16 victories, 3 draws, and 5 losses which is good for 2nd in EPL. During the season thus far, they have scored a total of 65 goals which ranks them 1st in the EPL. Their goal differential is +38, which is good for 2nd in the EPL. In connection with shots on target, they have earned a total of 159 which ranks them 1st in the EPL. As a unit, Manchester City F.C. currently has a total of 245 fouls which means they are averaging 10.2 fouls per contest. They have earned a total of 51 points for the season and they are averaging a crowd of 54,391.
Kevin De Bruyne is one of the players to watch for the Citizens. The midfielder from Belgium has appeared in 321 games in his professional soccer career and has played 24,764 mins. Up to now, the 28-year-old has a total of 68 goals and has assisted on 121 goals. For his career he is averaging 77.1 mins per game. De Bruyne has been a starter in 285 games and has a total of 218 fouls in that time. When discussing shots on target, De Bruyne has a total of 261 which ranks him 28th among active players and 10th among midfielders. Raheem Sterling is another scorer to watch out for on the squad from Manchester City. The 24-year-old from England has scored 77 goals in his career which is 31st out of active players in professional soccer. He has played 18,683 mins in his career which is 25th among active forwards and has an average of 75.3 minutes per game which is 139th in professional soccer. Over the course of his pro soccer career, he has 208 shots on target which is 25th among active forwards.
The goalie for the Citizens is Ederson from Brazil. He has racked up 15,002 mins defending the net for his career. Ederson has conceded an average of 0.80 goals per 90 minutes for his career which ranks him 2nd out of all active goalies. During his career, he has surrendered 133 goals. His career save percentage is .710 which ranks him 18th out of all active goalies.
Tottenham Hotspur will be looking to add points to their total and for the 2019 campaign they sit with 9 wins, 7 draws, and 8 defeats. Concerning goal differential, they currently sit 6th in the league with +6. They currently have a total of 37 goals for the year. Tottenham Hotspur has a team save % of .717 which currently has them sitting 7th in the league, meaning scoring opportunities may be scarce. They have an average attendance of 59,357 which puts them at 4th in the league.
One of the players to remember for the Spurs is Tanguy Ndombele. The 22 year-old has drilled 5 balls past the goalkeeper over the course of his professional soccer career. He is sitting at 65th among active midfielders in assists with 18 and has a total of 24 shots on target. He has played 7,978 mins and averages 70.0 mins per appearance. Another good player on this team is Lucas Moura. The forward from Brazil has tallied 48 goals over the course of his pro soccer career which puts him at 41st among active forwards. He also has racked up 158 fouls.
In goal for the Spurs is Hugo Lloris who has played well in his career by surrendering only 1.04 goals per 90 mins and that ranks him 6th in professional soccer. In the 41,516 mins he's played as a goaltender in his career, he's surrendered 478 goals. He's earned a career save percentage of .730 which puts him at 6th among all goalies still active in professional soccer.
Who will win tonight's EPL game against the spread?
Guy's Pick: Take Tottenham Hotspur (+400)
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